March 19, 2007

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Corn Mushroom Scallop (Microwave)In 1 qt. casserole dish mix 1st 3 ingredients. Stir in only 1/2 cup of crumbs, chives and pepper. Spread evenly in dish and add remainder of crumbs.

 

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Dry Ranch Dressing Mix Combine all ingredients in the container of a food processor or blender and process on high speed until well blended and powdery smooth.

 

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Homemade Ready To Bake CookiesI've found a way to re-use the plastic tube canisters that Wyler's lemonade and other brands of sugarless fruit drink mixes come in. They are the perfect size for cookie dough.

 

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Cranberry-Orange RingFor ring, combine relish and cinnamon in medium bowl. Unroll crescent dough; separate into triangles. Spread 1 tsp. relish mixture over each triangle. Roll up triangles starting at wide ends and curving to form crescents.

 

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Green Chile Deviled EggsPerfect for St. Patrick's Day or a great way to use up some of your Easter eggs.

 

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Chinese Pork ChopsTrim excess fat from pork chops and place in crockpot. Combine brown sugar, ginger, soy sauce, ketchup, garlic, salt and pepper; pour mixture over pork chops.

 

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Garden Fresh Basil ChickenIn small bowl, combine broth, chopped basil, lemon juice, pepper and garlic; set aside. In medium nonstick skillet, heat olive oil over medium high heat.

 

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Golden CornbreadPreheat oven to 425 degrees F. In large bowl, combine cornmeal, flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. In small bowl, whisk egg, milk, and oil. Add to dry ingredients; stir just until moistened.

 

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Creamed Corn FrittersCombine corn and egg in a bowl. Sift in flour and beat until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. Heat sufficient oil or fat in a frying pan to cover base.

 

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Ask Dairy Farmers For Free ManureIf you're doing some gardening this spring planting season, check with your local dairy farmers for free cow manure. It's great fertilizer. Most farmers will allow you to come and take all you want.

 

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Sale Of Your HomeIf you have a gain from the sale or exchange of your main home, you may be able to exclude from income all or part of the gain.

 

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Itemizers Can Deduct Certain TaxesDid you know that you may be able to deduct certain taxes on your federal income tax return? You can receive these deductions if you file Form 1040 and itemize deductions on Schedule A.

 

Paper bunny hat.

Bunny Hat from Cereal BoxHere's a fun project for every "bunny".

 

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Clap To Get Cat's AttentionWhen I catch my cat, "Smokey" scratching where he shouldn't or doing something he shouldn't, I used to yell his name, but that didn't work.

 

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Print Your Own InvitationsDon't bother buying printed invitations, when you can do just as well at home on your computer! You can get plain colored paper or special invitation packages at the large office supply stores.

 

Muffin At Six Months (Papillon/ShihTzu/Poodle)

Muffin At Six Months (Papillon/ShihTzu/Poodle)Muffin is 6 months old. Her mother is Papillon, her father is a ShihTzu/Poodle cross. She has the front feet of the ShihTzu and small back feet, so we call her 4-wheel drive! She is so playfull, but a little minx.

 

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Craft Uses for TextbooksOld text books are good to use in making any number of hand crafts: paper beads, envelopes, cutouts for use in scrapbooking, etc.

 

I Don't Want To!Just had to share my grandson's famous "I don't want to" face.

 

Suave Green Apple Shampoo for Urine OdorsI have three males in my household. I had tried everything to get rid of the smell of urine in the toilet area. Scrub, scrub, scrub with every known cleaner. Not even vinegar would do the job.

 

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Cleaning Microwave Popcorn Stains and OdorI am writing to thank the person who said acetone free nail polish remover would remove the yellow stain in my microwave oven left after seriously burning a bag of microwave popcorn. She was absolutely right on!

 

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Link For Cheapest Gas StationsNow that gas prices are going up again, you might want to check out listings of lowest gas prices per zip code.

 

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Use Lettuce To Reheat BeefThis tip is for reheating beef in the microwave, really great for prime rib! Wrap the meat in lettuce leaves and reheat as normal.

 

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Recycled Pencil HolderRecently, I took one old oil container, wrapped it with a beautiful coloured paper and decorated it with flowers, glitter and other pretty things. Now my pencil holder is ready.

 

Questions

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Painting a Room to Look BiggerDo I paint a small room with one wall darker or a different color to make the room look bigger?

 

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Making Canvas Wine BagsI've seen some canvas wine bags with handles. Does anyone know how to make them or any suggestions?

 

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Cleaning My Labs EarsMy black lab has dirty ears! She does not have mites or an infection, just lots of dirt. Does anyone know any good ideas to get her ears clean and keep them clean?

 

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Bugs on Geisha Girl PlantsI have 2 geisha girl plants that seem to have got what looks like tiny black bugs on its leaves. How do i get rid of them and will it spread to other plants?

 

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What is Matzo?Can anyone tell me, what is matzo?

 

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Honey Maid Graham Cracker Chocolate Cake RecipeThere used to be a recipe for chocolate cake on the Honey Maid Graham Cracker crumb box. I think it included a mocha frosting. I would love to have the recipe, if anyone knows of this.

 

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Mallard Duck Laid EggsMallard ducks have laid 2 eggs but the female and male both just left them there. What do I do?

 

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Substitution for Self-Rising FlourCan I use plain flour and baking powder instead of self rising flour?

 

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Boiling a Perfect EggHow do you boil the perfect egg? I never can do it, either I don't boil them long enough, or to long and the shells peel off easily.

 

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Hunter GreenI want to redecorate my kitchen using paint. I have a hunter green counter. The cabinets are currently white with white/brass hardware. The floor is also hunter green vinyl tile. I want to replace the floor and paint the cabinets and walls. The counter must stay.

 

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"Pinch a Penny Till It Screams" ReviewsI would like to ask if anyone has read the book "Pinch a Penny Till It Screams" and if they could give a recommendation as to whether it is worth purchasing or not.

 

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Scuff Marks on Pergo FlooringWhat do I use to remove scuff marks from Pergo flooring?

 

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Mold In a Washing Machine's Detergent DispenserHow do I prevent mold from growing in my washing machine detergent dispenser. I clean it about every 2 weeks but it is still there and there are spots that I just can't get to.

 

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Buying a Koolaid PurseI am in desperate need of a koolaid purse. I'm looking to purchase a green, or turqoiuse, 3x5x2 bag. I'm willing to pay anything under $30. If you can know where I can get one, let me know.

 

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"Quiet Waters" BorderI am looking for discontinued wallpaper by blonder titled "quiet waters" with sailboats in blue upon a white background.

 

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Cat Spray Under My HouseA cat has gotten under my house and sprayed. I don't have a cat. The odor is awful in my kitchen and living room. How do I get rid of the smell?

 

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Cleaning Leather ClothingHow do you clean leather? I have some older leather jackets and chaps that have mold on them. Is there any way to get them clean?

 

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Refrigerator and Freezer AdviceI am in the process of planning a major remodel of my home. I am working on my kitchen plans now. I can't decide which style of refrigerator to choose. I've always had the basic top door freezer/bottom door cold fresh food style.

 

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Weeping Cherry Tree Not FloweringI've had a weeping cherry tree for about three years now. It was transplanted, and it was about 8 or 9 feet tall then. There were leaves on the tree, midsummer, I believe.

 

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Cleaning CD and DVD PlayersI need to know how to go about cleaning DVD's and DVD/CD players. I am afraid dust or some kind of particles may have entered mine since it does't want to play. It is not very old.

 

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Dog With a Yeast AllergyHas anybody heard of apple cider vinegar to rinse a small dog that has skin itch due to yeast allergy. Also recipes, for homecooking for a small yorkie that has this problem. I was told that broccoli is not good for her. Does anyone know anything about this?

 

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Restoring Yellowed Laminate FurnitureHow can I restore old "white" laminate furniture that has turned yellow?

 

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