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Do You Know Your Hints from Heloise?

On today's date, April 15, in 1951, the current Heloise columnist — daughter of the original household hints guru — was born. She's been writing the "Hints from Heloise" column since 1977, and has provided many a helpful hint. To celebrate her birthday, I thought it would be fun to see how many of her hints you know. Ready to find out? Then take our quiz!


Do You Know Your Hints from Heloise?

True or False: You can use vinegar to clean a dishwasher.

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CiaoBella2 CiaoBella2 8 years
Ooops, got 3 % 5 wrong. I love reading Heloise tips in the paper.
Schaianne Schaianne 8 years
Grrr ... I wish there was a back button in quizzes ... I knew 2 of my answers were wrong but my silly finger still clicked next! LOL
Kimpossible Kimpossible 8 years
I've actually done the lemonade flavored koolade powder mix in the dishwasher and it really does work.
motherof3 motherof3 8 years
2/6. I'm not much of a Heloise reader.
eeeyore138 eeeyore138 8 years
4 outta 6 not bad! :-/
audkem01 audkem01 8 years
only 2 right. :(
sonnabobble sonnabobble 8 years
too early....only got 1 right!
Fat-Rolls Fat-Rolls 8 years
There's a reason my boss calls me the "Guru of Random BS." 6 out of 6!
tweet-hotpants tweet-hotpants 8 years
i only got 1 right. i guess i should read up on heloise!
cupcake345 cupcake345 8 years
Brittanyk you made me laugh - maybe you should take some frozen soy sauce packets, put them on your eyes and rest for awhile.
superfoxml superfoxml 8 years
hahaha brittanyk, that made me laugh. im right there with ya. i really liked the tip of cleaning your dishwasher with lemon powdered drink.....that's pretty genius. i remember being a kid and reading my mom's heloise book; i've always liked her tips.
brittanyk brittanyk 8 years
I read question 5 wrong, I took it as ice cubes, not ice packs. I'm just like, "why would anyone want mustard flavored ice cubes?!"...I think I need some more caffeine this morning.
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