LPT: We all get busy with life, create a once a week alarm to remind you to check in with your friends who you know are struggling, or who you think might be having a hard time. It could make all the difference.
LPT: If you want to help, offering to hold a calm or sleeping baby is not the way to do it. Try handling chores such as cleaning, dishes, laundry, diapers, etc instead. This will give parents an actual break.
LPT: If an employer randomly starts cutting your hours, gives you horrible shifts and is even overworking you. Chances are they are trying to get you to quit.
LPT: if you’re trying to lose weight but find yourself addicted to soda/juice/sugary beverages: whenever you get a craving drink a tall glass of water first. Not only are you likely to suppress your craving, but you’ll be able to savour the taste of the drink more because you won’t be so thirsty
LPT: If you want to save scrolling through someone’s life story to get to a recipe on a blog, just do a search for “cups” or “grams” (depending on source) on the page. Usually the first result is in the list of ingredients.
LPT: When a sign-language interpreter in signing your words to a non-hearing person (especially in a group setting), stand near the interpreter and make eye-contact with the non-hearing person, ignoring the interpreter.
Africans of Reddit, when parents in the West try to instill shame in their kids, they'll say "Think of the kids in Africa". What did your parents say instead?