The photo below is of the ordinary telescopic backscratchers which are very satisfying for that out of reach itch and not too expensive to buy either! You may not know its hidden talents though for those of us plagued by arthritis and limited mobility! They are brilliant for reaching things at the back of cupboards to pull them forward and make them ‘get-at-able’ once again! Turned the other way and you can also reach to press hard to get at switches!
The second photo is a piece of drainpipe with my roll-on deodorant pushed in one end! (I have put a little cloth in it to hold it firm.) I can now deodorise and smell sweetly as I can’t press and aim spray-on deodorants!
On the same theme:
☺️For sore hands, cut dish cloths in half because they’re easier to wring out when less bulky.
😊Keep things in a small bag with handles in the car door pocket because they’re easier to get hold of.
😊When carrying things up and downstairs put them in a bag with handles and carry on your forearm, then you have hands free to hold onto the banister.
Just thought I’d share these few things to make life easier.
Has anyone else got any tips?
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