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Panera Tomato Mozzarella Salad (Copycat)All I can say is 'Yum'! Cut bread into four wedges, place on plate. Gently toss tomatoes, basil and red onion together.
Spud and Onion BakeI love how the potatoes absorb the flavor of the onions in this recipe. Cut 4 squares of foil and place on baking sheet. Peel potatoes and cut into 4 crosswise slices. Spread each with butter.
Seven-Up SaladCook over medium heat, the 7-Up and marshmallows till dissolved. Add gelatin and stir till dissolved. Combine cream cheese with the cooked mixture. Add the undrained pineapple and nuts.
Persimmon PuddingPut 1 quart persimmons (or what is needed) through colander to obtain about 2 cups pulp. Place seeds and pulp in bowl; stir in 2 1/2 cups milk. Mix well and again put through colander.
Skillet Pork Chops And RiceSeason chops with salt and pepper and brown in skillet. Sprinkle rice around chops. Combine boiling water and soup. Pour over chops and rice. Cover skillet, reduce heat, and simmer until rice is tender and chops are not pink, approximately 45 minutes.
Chocolate Peanut Crackle ClustersVery tasty. Line a small baking sheet with parchment paper. Lightly oil a wooden spoon. Place sugar in a medium saucepan with water and lemon juice. Set over high heat, swirling pan until sugar is dissolved.
Chicken PiccataI just came across this searching my tried and true recipe box and realized I haven't made it in a couple of years even though it's one of my all time favorites. Needless to say, it's what's for dinner some time this week!
Savory Sausage Rolls Kids and adults love this at parties. Place sausage mince in the large bowl. Then add the tomato sauce, and onion. Give a quick stir. Add in the frozen veges and more tomato sauce. if you think it needs it.
Thrifty Denim for ApronsI needed some denim to make a couple of sturdy aprons, but it can cost over $10 a yard for the good stuff! (Even with store coupons, it is expensive). So I went to the thrift store and bought two long denim dresses for only $5 each and I have plenty of fabric for 4 aprons.
Maisie (Border Terrier)Maisie is 4 Years Old. She is a Border Terrier. I retired from work in May 2005 and got Maisie the next day. She likes to Eat! Maisie loves life. She loves doing anything: walking, playing, sleeping, guarding the fridge, chasing the postman.
Under Seat Storage for Your VanThis was a project stemmed out of necessity but turned into something very handy. I have a van with front seats that sit high on their bases. Both seats are enclosed on the back.
Paper Plate SnowmanAn easy project for kids to make a snowman they can be proud of! Depending on their age they may need a little supervision. I love doing crafts with my grandchildren and constantly have to come up with new things.
Tiki (Mackerel Tabby)Tiki the cat is approx. 1 year old. He is a Mackerel Tabby. Tiki was a stray kitten who popped out of the bushes and followed us while we were walking our dogs! I fell in love immediately.
Homemade Skin OilI have come to the conclusion that I will try whenever possible to only put things on my skin that I would actually eat. I learned the hard way that those things that touch your skin in your water or lotion, etc. will go right through your skin and affect your health.
Using a French PressFrench press or coffee pot? I just re-kindled my love for coffee recently and found myself in line at Starbucks glancing over and noticing they sold French presses. Verdict: French press all the way!
Use Boiling Water With Liquid Plumbr GelI found that Liquid Plumbr Gel works the best when rinsed with boiling water (bring water to a boil on stove). You may need to repeat, but it works awesome. Then as a maintenance use you baking soda and vinegar.
Downloading Netflix Using Your Playstation 3If you have a Playstation 3 and a Netflix account, you can watch movies on your TV. I asked for a free DVD to just this. You can download the instant watch movies to your Instant queue and watch them on your TV.
Football CakeThis is more of a food idea, rather than a food recipe. We decided we wanted to make a cake for a football party.
Buy Savings Bonds for a Great Savings RateSavings Bonds are now paying over 3% for the next few months. The only catch, they change interest rates every May and Nov. and you must hold them 5 years or pay 3 months of interest.
Link: Canning InformationFor those interested in canning foods and storing them safely. This is a site put out by the government that has a lot of information. I have been canning for years from meats to veggies and fruits, and soups and sauces.
Craft: Family Keepsake QuiltThis is a family keepsake quilt that I made with a cross-stitch center. It is in country colors of pinks and blues. It was so much fun to create and quilt!
Christmas Lights for Night LightsI know most people love their home inside to be perfectly dark whether for better sleep or for being frugal by extending light bulb life and/or electric bill but if you're like me and night blind, then just use night lights that have an automatic light sensor.
Stuffing Balloon ValancesWhen hanging curtain valances and balloon shades, try stuffing them with tissue paper or plastic grocery bags to give them body and make them more fluffy.
Making a Racetrack Using Recycled Materials?Does anyone know how to made a race track with recycled material?
Removing Poop Odor from Carpet?My son takes his diaper and he has smeared poop all over his walls and floor. How do I get the smell out of his rug?
Sports Bras for Everyday Wear?Ladies, do you think bras with wire are better than the sport bras? I thought sport bras were for wearing when you are exercising, but a saleslady told me sport bras are becoming more popular for everyday wear.
Inexpensive Wedding Reception Locations in Monckscorner, SC?I am looking for a cheap place in Monckscorner, SC to have a wedding reception.
Litterbox Problems With an Older Cat?I have a 17 year old Persian cat and about a month ago she has decided to pee next to the cat box. She will go poop inside her box. I have tried sprays, moving the box, putting up obstacles, but with no luck.
Lightening Strawberry Blonde Hair?My hair is dirty strawberry blonde. I want to lighten it a bit. How would I go about that using peroxide?
Using a Proxy to Access YouTube?What is a proxy to get to YouTube?
Printing a Degrees Symbol?When I hold down the Alt. key and type 0176 it types the degrees symbol which is great but when I print the recipe card it puts a capital A in front. Please let me know if anyone else has this problem and how to fix it.
Dog With Scleroderma?Does anyone have a dog with Scleroderma? My dog is under full specialized Vet care for this condition. Because it is quite rare, I was wondering if anyone else on this site has had any experience with it.
Ways to Make Christmas Less Lonely and More Fun?Do you have any ideas on how to celebrate the holidays when you have no family around? It is only me and 2 teenagers and it always seems kind of lonely and boring during the holidays. Any ideas on how to keep busy?
Wallpaper for Bathrooms?What kind of wallpaper would I use in my bathroom?
Substituting Agave Syrup for Karo Syrup in Recipes?Around this time of year I like to make homemade popcorn balls for my Dad. The syrup recipe I have always used calls for light corn syrup, (such as Karo). However recently I found an all natural sweetener called agave nectar.
Fiberglass Furniture?I want know how to manufacture FRP furniture and any other FRP products such as, doors.
Making Static Clings Stick Again?I bought some static decorations, the type that are supposed to stick to just about any glass surface and then peel off when you're done with them. Well, my two Santa stick-ons don't stick. Anyone know something I can do to make some staticy or something so that I can hang them?