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Bruschetta Chicken BakePreheat oven to 400 degrees F. Place tomatoes in medium bowl, add stuffing mix and water and garlic.
Sour Cream Raisin BarsRecipe for Sour Cream Raisin Bars. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Put 2/3 of crumb mixture in jellyroll pan. . .
Reuben Macaroni SaladIf you don't like sauerkraut, drained coleslaw works, just as well.
New Bride's RoastRecipe for New Bride's Roast. My daughter, who just married, was given a handmade book of recipes handed down by the bridesmaid's mothers. This recipe was the first my daughter prepared and it was wonderful. . .
Cauliflower Casserole Au GratinThis is one of my favorite vegetable recipes!
Chili Con CarneRecipe for Chili Con Carne. Cook hamburger in shortening, drain, place into pot. Add remainder of ingredients . . .
Repainting Outdoor FurnitureI decided to repaint my outdoor furniture this summer! They were a charcoal grey originally. I decided to go black, making matching new chair covers easier. I used Walmart's ColorPlace exterior paint in satin black. This paint can be used on all kinds of surfaces.
Keeping Credit Card Signatures LegibleKeeping Credit Card Signatures Legible. To keep your signature legible on the back of your credit or debit card, just cover it with a strip of cellophane tape.
Removing StainsTo take stains out of clothing, use a 12 oz can of Coke-Cola Classic. Put some on stain, then rest in the wash water along with your detergent. Use COLD water only.
Uses For Old RecordsAnyone have frugal or crafty uses for records that are too scratched to listen to?
Hot and Spicy MayonnaiseHot and Spicy Mayonnaise. Today there are all kinds of flavored mayonnaises on the market. I recently ran out of a 'hot and spicy' mayonnaise, I was using for dipping boiled shrimp into. . .
New Way For Making Rice Crispie TreatsDiscovery Making Rice Crispie Treats. I have been making rice crispies treats a long time. This morning (it's 5 a.m. here) was no exception. . .
Google Products Before You BuyBefore you buy a product, go to your favorite search engine and type the product, model and "reviews" into the search engine to see what others thought of the products.
Free Contact Lens SuppliesContact Lens Wearers! I am an optician and have worked with contact lens wearers for many years. In all the practices I have been involved in, we receive many free samples of solutions from manufacturers hoping we will give out their products.
Cash for CraftsWe are pleased to announce a new program we are starting to help build the Craft Projects section on ThriftyFun. If you are an avid crafter, capable writer and own a digital camera, you are eligible to participate. Submit your craft projects to ThriftyFun and we will pay $15 for any crafts that we publish.
Allergy Tips for Your EyesIt's allergy season for me and I have found that the ointment used for styes helps the area inside my inflamed eye lids (I also put petroleum jelly on my upper eye lid).
Taz (Miniature Pinscher)Taz (Miniature Pinscher) Photo. Taz is a 4 year old Miniature Pinscher. I got Taz when he was 8 weeks old. . .
Leftover Cereal for CasserolesUse leftover or stale cereal as a casserole topper. Just crumble it up and use in place of or in addition to crackers.
"Do Not Call" Phone Number?"Do Not Call" Phone Number. Does anyone know the phone number for when you Do Not Want phone calls?. . .
How can you introduce a dog to an aggressive dog's household?How can you introduce a dog to an aggressive dog's household?
I have two dogs, a pit-bull, Chow, rottweiler mix Penny, who is 4 and her son Doobie, a pit-bull, Chow, Rottweiler, German Shepard, Dingo mix. . .
Black Spots on Silver Plate Utensils?How can you remove black spots from silver plated utensils? Silver polish didn't work. The spots seem to be more than ordinary tarnish.
Bearcats Float Ideas?Bearcats Float Ideas. We are having a homecoming. I have to figure out a float. . .
Gift Ideas for Grandparents?Gift Ideas for Grandparents. Every year for Christmas, I never know what to get my grandparents. They have everything.
Wallpapering with Catalog Pages?Wallpapering with Catalog Pages. I would like to wallpaper a bathroom using old catalog pages. . .
Food Grease on a Fabric Couch?What will take food grease out of fabric on a couch?
Sharpie on Cloth Car Seats?Sharpie on Cloth Car Seats. How can I get Sharpie marker off cloth car seats. . .
DampRid Reviews?Has anyone used DampRid products to eliminate excess moisture/ mildew/mold? If so, which of their products would be recommended? Is there a more cost effective way of keeping mildew from forming?
Hamster Costume?Any ideas for a hamster costume for child?
What Should I Put in My Safety Deposit Box?I want to use a Bank Safety Deposit Box. What are the items I need to place there? And if I am not able to retrieve them my self, what steps would another need to take to get them (family) in case of death or other handicaps?
Uses for Old Guitar Strings?Do you have an ideas to reuse old, worn out guitar strings?
Buying a Piano?Buying a Piano. I am looking into buying a piano. I'd like to buy a good used one. . .
Strong Mothball Smell in Old Chests?I have 3 antique chests that I inherited. Each one had at least 3 bags of mothballs that had nearly disinigrated over about 60 years of storing things in them.
No Sew Curtain and Drapery Patterns?No Sew Curtain and Drapery Patterns. Hope this isn't a dumb question - can you buy curtain/drapery patterns that do not require sewing. . .
Tempera Paint Stain Removal?Tempera Paint Stain Removal. I am a therapist that works with children and have ruined clothes due to the children painting with tempera paint. . .
Gum on a Wool Rug?Gum on a Wool Rug. I came home to find a big wad of white gum stuck to my new dark, wool rug. . .
Children's One-A-Day Vitamins?Children's One-A-Day Vitamins. Does anyone have Info or advice on Children's One-a-day vitamins. . .
Cleaning Window Screens?I am looking for tips for cleaning outdoor screens and windows.
Shih-Tzu Peeing In Kitchen?
I have a two year-old male Shih-Tzu. He is not yet fixed. For the last 8 months or so, i've stayed home with him almost every day and my husband would stay with him at night.
Sticker Residue on a Photo?Sticker Residue on a Photo Request. I was looking at some pictures i found in my purse last night, and the one with my daughter holding my great nephew (2 months old at the time). . .
Carrying Powdered Compacts In My Purse?I am trying to find something to keep my BC powders in while in my purse. I carry about 6 powders. Powder is all over my purse. Do you have any ideas on what I can put them in?
Turning a Fireplace Into a Cabinet or Storage Area?Turning a Fireplace Into a Cabinet or Storage Area. I have a fireplace and even though we don't use it (for health reasons) I would still like to use the 'space'. . .
White-out Stain on Wood Furniture?White-out Stain on Wood Furniture. How do I get white-out stain off of wood furniture. . .
Dyeing a Nylon Dress?Dyeing a Nylon Dress. I would like to know how to dye a bridemother's dress made of nylon, it is of cream color. . .