Feb
24
2012

No, it doesn’t work.

Sometimes we see an advert so powerful that it made you think it works.. no matter what!

And then… Real life situation comes in.

We go to the playground like almost everyday.

Ethan loves his sand play time and I love brisk walking nearby. But one problem is, when you walk on those red soil, it tends to get into your shoes and ended up staining your socks. I have to wash it everyday but no matter what cleaning powder I use the stain won’t go off. See….

After soaking with bleach oso still like that. Sigh.. at times like this I wish life is as simple as it is in the Ads.. Just one cup and everything is PUTIH BERSERI again! >_<

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    Just one cup and everything is PUTIH BERSERI again! – I wish that too. Next time you better take off your socks. hmm

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    I like using Vanish (powder form) which I add into very soiled clothes or towels – eg Shalom messes up big time after her jungle trekking session or the daddy who opts to wear white when we head in to our mechanic’s.

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    dont waste more on vanish, just get a new pair of socks ><

    Latest: Lovely Taste at 6

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    Ho ho ho.. :D.. I never trust any detergent.. :D.. buying new one as suggested by Fish is good.. but me, never go out to playground with anything white.. :p

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    Never mind… Inside the shoes, no one can see. Hehehehehehe!!!!

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    I will only jog on jogging path or treadmil.

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    i hate to scrub socks. Very tiring. haha…. But socks dirty nevermind la….wear inside nobody sees. Better still, get those darker coloured one. haha

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    I get darker coloured socks to solve that problem *lazy*… haha.

    Now that my son is is Primary One and has to wear white socks, I look for those socks with the lower half in black :-)

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    How does the soil get into your shoes? Maybe your shoes are too loose? I sometimes walk on muddy places too but only my shoes get dirty… socks not affected.

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    Ur’s is orange colour, my hubby’s socks for futsal is BLACK!!!

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    Wah bleach oso cannot? Then wear black socks LOL!!

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    Choi Yen’s hubby should wear black socks
    Merryn’s babby should wear orange socks
    …and mine should wear floral pattern socks!

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      Floral??! LoL!

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