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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Tennis Balls Can Hide Your Valuables

You like to travel, but you know that if you take your nicer jewelry it might disappear. Here's a great tip that might put your mind at ease.

A great way to hide little valuables is in a tennis ball.

Cut about a two inch slit in a tennis ball.

Now when you squeeze opposing sides it will open up like a mouth.

Toss in coins, jewelry, anything small inside and release.

Now it is just an unsuspecting ball, not your valuables. NOTE: Keep the ball away from your dog guide and be sure to place it somewhere that it can't roll away from you and be difficult to find. Maybe in the corner of a suitcase for example.

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