You've done it again. After writing your long letter to Aunt Martha -- on your homemade fabric flower cards
, perhaps -- you've sealed the envelope, only to realize that you've forgotten to include little Harry's latest school photo.
You could either rip open the envelope, pop in the picture, and tape it closed, or you could try a sneaky way to open the envelope -- an undetectable way.
There's always steaming open the envelope
, TV detective Veronica Mars
' method of choice. This is wet and messy, though, so you may want to try putting the envelope in the freezer
instead. Just a few hours in the zero -- or subzero -- environment, and the envelope should open on its own. You can reseal it after you put in Junior's picture.
I hope you aren't getting any illegal ideas, now that you're an expert at this....
Want another savvy envelope trick? Learn how to make your own envelopes liners in this video: