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July 17, 2006
Framing a Newspaper Article
How would I smooth out a newspaper article I want to frame?
Spreadable Cheese Recipe (Like Kaukauna)
Spreadable Cheese Recipe. I love to eat spreadable cheddar on crackers, like Kaukauna, but it is so expensive. Does anyone know a way to make this stuff from hard cheddar cheese?
Freezing Baking Soda and Baking Powder
Does anyone know this information? Can I freeze baking powder and/or baking soda without any ill affect on my end baking product?
Electric Power Loss
Home built 2000 has very high energy bills. The meter shows draw of at least 1 KW always (except when main breaker is opened), this is with all appliances, AC, TV, lights, etc. are off.
Shining Vintage Straight Razors
I have some vintage straight razors with hollow ground blades. These are top of the line Solingen or Sheffield steel. There is no rust on the blade, but they have a blackened patina to them instead of the silver shiny surface of when they were new. How do I get them back to the new look?
Poll: Have you submitted a tip photo or recipe to ThriftyFun?
Today's poll asks: Have you submitted a tip photo or recipe to ThriftyFun?
Stop the Postage Hike
Saving money on postage. Postage rates climb every few years, and although $0.39 doesn't seem like a lot consider that three envelopes equals over $1 postage.
Recipe for Strawberry Bread. DO NOT DRAIN BERRIES. Beat with a mixer. Add dry ingredients to wet mixture, plus 1 - 1/4 cups chopped nuts (if you wish).
Mix together all ingredients except 1/4 cup barbecue sauce. Shape into loaf in baking dish. Microwave on high 12-14 minutes or until center is no longer pink, turning dish after 6 minutes.
Jean Pocket Craft
With growing boys, I have had my share of well-used blue jeans. Here are a few things I did to get one more use out of them: I cut the pocket out (still attached to the jeans) and used a hole punch to put two holes in the top...
Multitasking Your Oven
Multitasking Your Oven. My mum showed me how to save on gas. She is all about maximizing the uses of ovens and other appliances. This involves some planning, but saved me $110.00 in 8 months!
Advice For Using Fans
About using fans - It usually cools off at night - so use that to your advantage and have fans running at night to bring in the cooler air. Then you can use your air conditioning only during the day...
Herbed Chicken (Crockpot)
Place chicken in crockpot. Top with tomatoes, onion, and garlic. Combine broth, bay leaf, salt, thyme and pepper.
Super Easy Grilled Onion Recipe
Super Easy Grilled Onion Recipe. Peel the onion(s). Cut into 3/8 inch slices. With a pastry brush, coat onions with the barbecue sauce and let sit 30-45 minutes. Preheat your grill pan...
Recipe for Zucchini Bars. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and prepare a cookie sheet by either greasing well or spraying with no-stick spray. Mix the first five ingredients until creamy. Blend in flour and baking powder until well incorporated and then fold in coconut, walnuts and zucchini...
Layered Applesauce Cake
The next time you are in need of a cake recipe for a special occasion try this cake. This moist applesauce cake is layered with a delicious brown sugar frosting.
The Big Easy Breakfast
Cook sausage in large skillet over medium heat until lightly browned. Remove from skillet with slotted spoon. Add oil, and heat over medium high heat. Add potatoes and peppers.
Memory Trick For Medications
I take multiple medications and usually sort them out into a pill carrier every two weeks. However, I have one pill that I take twice a day at different times than my other meds.
Planting An Egg With Roses
When I plant my roses, I always add a fresh whole unbroken egg to the planting hole. . .
Birdie in the Birdbath
Birdie is 8 years old and is a mixed up kitty. I adopted him. He likes to lounge for fun.
Chocolate Shoo-fly Pie
Recipe for Chocolate Shoo-fly Pie. A blue ribbon contest winner - at a PA Dutch fair, no less!
Sunrise in Sunset, TX
Beautiful sunrise in Sunset!
Using Garden Fence to Organize My Craft Desk
I used a small old garden fence to organize my craft desk. I attached hooks and used wires to attach items. I also used small flower pots to store tiny tid bits. I strung my ribbons on a strip of leather and hung that above the fence.
Fudgemallow Raisin Candy
Recipe for Fudgemallow Raisin Candy. Microwave chocolate and peanut butter in 2 quart bowl on medium 2-3 minutes or until melted, stirring after each minute. Fold in marshmallows and raisins. Pour into foil-lined 8 inch square pan; chill until firm. . .
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