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Leftover Meat Loaf PizzaI make my family pizza with left over meat loaf. I put yeast in the lukewarm water or milk, put sifted flour in bowl. Add the oil, yeast and water or milk mixture to the flour and oil. Mix well and knead. Put on a oiled cookie sheet pan.
Basic Whole Wheat Oatmeal QuickbreadThis is a basic recipe that makes a dense, wholesome, tasty loaf. It is easy to make substitutions in the ingredients depending on what you have on hand.
Mustard BeansThis is a favorite of my husband and family. Boil beans until fairly tender, they will cook a little more after the sauce is poured over them. For Sauce: Mix the dry ingredients with a little vinegar, add rest and stir well.
Italian Potato SaladToss together first 7 ingredients in large bowl. Blend sour cream, brine, oregano and salt in small bowl. Add to potato mixture, tossing to blend. Fold in half the tomatoes.
Fun and Frugal Popcorn SeasoningsI don't eat popcorn often but when I do it's fun to experiment with different seasonings.
No-Cook Raspberry-Peach JamAn easy recipe for anyone not skilled at making preserves. Mix prepared fruits in large bowl. Add sugar and mix well. Let stand 10 minutes. Stir in lemon juice and Certo. Continue to stir 3 minutes until most of the sugar is dissolved.
Apple Mystery DessertMix and sift first 6 ingredients. stir in unbeaten eggs and vanilla. Fold in apples and walnuts. Turn into well greased 9 inch pie pan. Bake at 350 degrees F for 25-30 minutes or until nicely browned and crusty looking.
Overnight Breakfast CasseroleIf using sausage, brown and drain. If using ham, cube. Beat eggs; add remaining ingredients. Place in greased 9x13 inch baking dish and refrigerate overnight.
Homemade Body SplashSomeone just requested a recipe for homemade body mist so I posted my recipe for her and thought, "Deeli, enter it in to the tip contest too!"
Freeze Bread Bowl to Keep Dip ColdWhen making a dip that goes in a bread bowl, make the bread bowl ahead of time and put it in the freezer. After it is frozen, fill the bread bowl with dip and serve. This keeps the dip cool for quite a while!
Cheap Jewelry CleanerI was shopping for jewelry cleaner one day and a lady saw me and said "don't waste your money on that cleaner". She told me to use ammonia straight out of the bottle.
Bing (Budgie)Bing is a three year old Budgie. Initially, I bought Bing as a birthday gift for my husband. Bing was in a bin with close to 50 other birds and it took two employees and a fishing net to catch him.
Reusing Wine BoxesI am in the process of trying to locate some old wine storage boxes. You know, the kind that are made like lots of X's and you lay the bottles down in them?
Growing Corn in a Raised BedI planted corn seeds in this 8x8 foot raised bed. When they came up, I thinned to 64 plants. So there was about one plant per square foot.
Seashell Beach CollageWe had a lot of left over little seashells we gathered at the beach. This craft uses up some of those shells for a cute keepsake for all of those wonderful beach memories!
Planting Flowers in an Old WheelbarrowMy wheelbarrow garden decor. Hope you like it!
Use Soaker Hoses In Conjunction With PVCI have an idea for watering gardens outdoors but with health problems haven't been able to actually do it yet. If anyone does it, I'd sure appreciate a feedback to let me know how it works!
Mississippi Mojo (Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog)Mississippi Mojo is a 7 year old Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog. I saw an ad in the paper for him.
Dealing With Contacts While CampingRecently I had gone camping with my family. I did not want to bring my glasses with me, as I wanted to continue wearing my contacts. Well when camping, there is not always a shower or running water on hand to get clean.
Training Vines To Climb Arbors And PergolasVines are a great way to add color and interest to your garden. They're great for hiding unsightly views, providing shade, dividing garden spaces, or creating a sense of privacy. Here's how to train them over arbors and pergolas.
"Bohemian" Savings PlanBefore I retired, I used to use what was called a "Bohemian" savings plan. Why Bohemian, I don't know. It involved, if you get paid on a Friday, for instance, you would put your check in the bank or enter the deposit in your checkbook on Saturday the first week.
Place Houseplants Under Window A/CAn easy way to make sure your potted plants receive enough water in the summer is to place them under a window air conditioning unit for a few hours. The slow, continual dripping of the water from the A/C will give just enough moisture for them to absorb.
Scenery: Fort Pierce, FLI took this gorgeous picture in Fort Pierce, Florida at the manatee center. It was my first time ever in Florida, and I just love it. The weather was beautiful, it was in the middle of the winter so it was a real change.
Deodorant for Itching from Mosquito BitesI had a lot of mosquito bites and the itching was driving me crazy. A friend told me to rub deodorant on them and I figured it was worth a try. To my surprise, the itching went away instantly.
Do Not Use Plastic Shopping BagsThere have been several tips on reusing these bags. If you go to YouTube and check out this video and many of the others you will be sick at what we are doing to Mother Earth.
Prepare for School the Night BeforeThe best back to school tips are to have your child pick out his or her clothes the night before and either lay them out on a desk or hang them on the front of the closet doors so that they are ready first thing in the morning.
Wildlife: Hairy WoodpeckerA hairy wood pecker, one of the many types of birds that feed at my oriole feeders. These fellows stay in my yard year round. I feed them seed and suet throughout the winter months.
What is This Plant?Can anyone tell me what this plant is? A neighbor gave it to me, and said it was dying. Now it has 3 new leaves. I don't know what I've done right but I would hate to lose it come winter. Help.
Planning a Father/Daughter and Mother/Son Dance?How do I plan a father/daughter and mother/son dance at a church?
Craft Ideas For Used T-shirts?I'm looking for some information. I recently learned to crochet and am practicing making rag rugs (all shapes) and tote bags with recycled t-shirts that I cut up into strips. Does anyone have any more ideas please?
Puppy Poops and Pees in Crate?When I put my dog (who is a 12 week old lab) in his cage for the night he continues to poop and pee in the cage. He does this even thought I let him out before bedtime. When I wake up in the morning to take him outside he is laying in it.
Target Beaded Crystal Bowl?I am looking for a bowl from Target that I bought last year. It was described as beaded crystal bowl on their website. I would love to find another one of these bowls. Please help! I've tried my local goodwill stores with no such luck.
Remedy for Hot Feet?My feet get so hot they feel like they're on fire. It's not athlete's foot or a rash or anything, they've always been that way. My feet do not sweat ever. I moisturize and get pedicures, and the skin is fine.
220/110 Curling Iron?I need to purchase a curling iron with 220/110 voltage, but am having a hard time finding one. Anyone have any suggestions where I might buy one? I have already tried Sally's and Ulta.
What Breed is My Dog?What breed is my dog?
Balancing Life's Demands?I am a young stay at home mom. I moved in with my fiance, got married, then pregnant all with in a year. Don't get me wrong I love my husband and my baby girl to death and wouldn't trade them for the world, but some days (more than others) I feel constantly overwhelmed and unhappy.
Cleaning Suede Couch?How do I clean a suede couch?
Help Dealing With High Interest Credit Card Debt?I cannot keep paying this credit card at 39%, what can I do?
Plugged Nozzle on Swiffer Mop?How do I clean a plugged nozzle on a Clorox Ready/Swiffer mop?
Buying Lemon Oil?Where can I buy lemon oil?
Very Thirsty at Night?Why do I feel thirsty a lot while I'm sleeping at night?
Removing Ink from Countertops?Does anyone know how to get dried ball point pen ink off a Formica counter top?
Threading a Handy Stitch Machine?How do I thread a Handy Stitch hand held sewing machine, as seen on TV?
Window Treatment for Sliding Doors?Any window treatment ideas for sliding doors besides the usual vertical blinds? I have a sliding door in my living room and in my bedroom that both go out to a terrace. Thanks for any ideas.
Non Acid Loving Plants?Which plants do not like acidic soil? I add coffee grounds for my hydrangea, holly, and so forth. Are there plants that I need to avoid getting the extra acid near or on? Thanks.
Shoeing a Horse
?My horse won't stand still so we can shoe her. She tries to kick us and rears up. What can I do?
Getting Rid of Ants With Vinegar?Does vinegar kill ants?
Mickey and Minnie Wedding Ideas?I am planning my wedding (04/17/2010) and it is Mickey and Minnie themed. The colors are apple red, white, black, and silver. We are on a very limited budget. Also, if anyone has any inexpensive decorating tips, please share.
Tile Mastic On Carpet?How do I get glue off carpet? I had a friend put new tiles in my dining room, but he got it on my carpet. Does anyone know what to use to get it off? I have given up and it looks terrible.
What Breed is My Dog?I found this stray dog and I would like to keep her. I've already have a large dog and her size is a big consideration. I believe she's about 8-11 weeks old and about 3-4 pounds. She's mostly white but she has a little blonde in her fur.