Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Works-for -Me Wednesday (gasoline tip)

It's time once again to post another WFMW tip. Before I share my tip, I wanted to encourage you to stop by and enter my Name That Business contest. I'm giving away either a bracelet and earring set or an embellished bookmark! Check it out!

Now, for my WFMW tip...

Filler' Up

I've been told that if you fill up your car's gas tank in the morning (the earlier the better), you will get about 1 free gallon of gas per fill-up. That's because the gas in the tanks at the station expands during the heat of the day (especially in the summer). You get less for your money later in the day.

With the price of gas these days, I'll try anything to save a buck or two!

Filling up my gas tank in the moring works for me, maybe it'll work for you. To see what works for others, be sure to check out the other links at Shannon's, the creator of Works-For-Me Wednesday!

My past WFMW entries:

inexpensive landscaping
chalk it up
fun & creative labels
Melt Down
How to get your spouse to do the dishes
the Plate Method
free steak seasonings/marinades
bargain shopping tips
My-Calorie-Counter
free customized ring tones
party favor basket
10 ways to make brushing fun!
Crayola Twistables Slick Stix
kids car organizer
stop urban legend emails
send credit scores soaring
foolproof extra creamy cottage cheese
stainless steel ball whisk
Uses for your child's wagon
10 Reasons Why Parents Should Not Spank
Love Sweet Love
travel tip
free children's printables
calendar labels
Strawberry Spinach Salad
mesh laundry bag uses
12 lbs 'til Christmas
toddler healthy eating techniques
reindeer puppet
Grocery Game website
No Fear Shakespeare
list of age appropriate children's chores
linking within comments
baptism gift
creating blogger categories
alternate use for pot rack
cake decorating tips
unique way to stay connected
cake baking tip
comforts of home while traveling
quenching the thirst of your little one
pie crust made in bulk
hot chocolate kicked up a notch

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posted at 6:00 AM
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9 Comments:
At 11:18 PM, Blogger Joyful Days said...

Really?? Now that is interesting.

 
At 3:53 AM, Blogger Lorie said...

You have been nominated for an award! Come to my blog to see!

 
At 8:07 AM, Anonymous Jessica said...

WOW! No way! Thanks for the tip!

 
At 9:56 AM, Blogger What Works For Us said...

A local tv station just reported the very same thing. BTW, love the photos on your blog.

 
At 9:59 AM, Blogger TracyMichele said...

This is a new one to me. Thanks for sharing this tip!

 
At 5:11 AM, Anonymous Mike said...

Hmm. Didn't know that. Glad I stopped by.


Mike
http://somethingaboutparenting.typepad.com/

 
At 6:44 AM, Anonymous chelle said...

wow I have never heard that before!

 
At 9:23 AM, Blogger Kathleen Marie said...

I will definitely have to remember this tip! Awesome! Mine is posted... Thanks!

 
At 11:34 AM, Anonymous Paige said...

I've never heard that tip about gas. Do you really get more miles per tank by doing it that way?

And those brownies? Oh, they look so yummy, I am drooling just looking at the picture. I don't think I could make any, because I would EAT them all myself. Not sharing a bit.

And another name for your company...String it up, baby. I don't know.

 

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