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Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Directions For Me

Directions ForMe

Directions For Me

Do you have food stored away that you are not quite sure how to prepare correctly? Are you wondering exactly how you should use a particular medicine? Are you uncertain as to whether or not you should use your favorite cleaning product on certain surfaces? A service is available thanks to Horizons for the Blind called Directions for Me. You can reach it from Horizons for the Blind's site or from this link
You might wish to bookmark the site as locating it via search engine is painfully difficult.

Directions For Me provides directions for making baked goods, proper use of cleaners, frozen foods, tools, medicines, and a host of other things. The homepage offers the categories of food, health and beauty, and other. When in doubt, choose other as the list of available options under other is immense.

The variety of products offered is impressive; for instance, you do not get the directions for making just one kind of Betty Crocker brownies—you get directions for making more than half a dozen varieties depending on the size of the box, whether it uses dark chocolate, peanut butter, etc. There are even directions for store or private label brands like Clear Value and Everyday Value. Also if you know exactly what you are looking for, the site provides a search bar that you can use to find a specific product.

Directions For Me is a tremendously useful service. As you utilize it, if you are so inclined, you may donate to the site using the provided PayPal link.

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