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Microwave Coconut or Banana Cream PiePlace milk in a 4 cup glass measure. Heat in microwave on medium high for 5-6 minutes or until scalded. Mix together sugar, cornstarch, and salt in 2 qt. casserole.
Diabetic Blueberry MuffinsLightly coat the blueberries with the 2 tsp. flour. In a large bowl, mix together the 1 3/4 cup flour, baking powder, nutmeg and cinnamon. In a small bowl, beat the eggs or egg substitute lightly.
Stuffed Cornish HensJust 2 ingredients, for some easy, quick 'Chicken' and Stuffing'. Mix contents of stuffing box with amount of water given in directions. Stuff both hens, should have some left over, spoon into corner of baking pan or put in separate pan.
Maid RitesSteam beef in double boiler, medium heat for 1 hour. Drain beef and add seasonings. Serve on large buns as a sandwich.
Chicken Chunk CasseroleCook chicken and cut in chunks. Mix with cooked and drained noodles. Saute green pepper, onion and celery with mushrooms in butter.
Easy Crockpot RecipesA dental student friend our ours requested some easy recipes. These are easy and delicious to boot: Enjoy!
Bean and Vegetable SoupRinse beans; then place in a large pan with 3 quarts water. Bring to boil and simmer for 2 minutes. Remove from the heat and let stand for 1 hour.
Cinnamon PopcornSo much cheaper than buying it and so good. Mix all but popcorn and bring to a boil, boil one minute. Add popped corn, shake well to distribute syrup. Microwave 1 minute, shake again and microwave one minute again.
"Can't Be" Beet JellyCombine beet juice, lemon juice, and pectin in large pan. Bring to a rolling boil. Quickly add sugar and boil for 6 minutes. Add Kool-aid powder and mix thoroughly.
Spicy Cilantro Salad Dressing or DipPlace lime juice, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, cilantro, green onions, and jalapeno peppers together in a blender or food processor. Process until well blended and smooth.
Tuna and Macaroni CasseroleMoist, crispy top and tons of flavor! >Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Prepare macaroni and cheese dinner as directed then stir in all but the potato chips.
Sandpaper as an Emery BoardCan't ever find that emery board when you need one? Cut up different kinds of sandpaper and put small pieces in an envelope.
Max (Yorkshire Terrier)Max is 10 year old Yorkshire Terrier. I bought him off my friend whose dog had 7 pups. We brought Max home in a Santa hat on Christmas Eve, before the millennium, so we named him Millennium Maxamillion.
Save Egg Shells in Cartons for Planting Next SpringAround this time of the year, I begin saving egg cartons and egg shells. The half of the shell is perfect to add a bit of potting soil and then plant your seeds.
Empty Tape Roll for Appliance Cord StorageWhen you empty a roll of scotch tape or packaging tape take that hard cardboard or plastic ring and slip it over the plug end to your iron, sewing machine or other electric appliance that the cord is permanently attached.
Valentine Chocolate BoxThis is a different way to send a special kiss. I made a new box for these Bacio chocolates (bacio means kiss in Italian).
Use Your Cellphone as an Alarm ClockKeep your cell phone on vibrate beside your bed, and set the alarm, should there be an impending storm, and the electricity go out during the night. This takes care of people like me who can't stand the ticking alarm clock.
Prevent Frost On Car Mirrors With Plastic BagsIf you do not have a garage for car during the stormy winter months, cover mirrors with a baggie. (The best are Hefty Ziplock Gallon Freezer bags). That way your mirror stays frost and snow free.
Scenery: Sun Through The Rainclouds (CA)This is a picture I took right before it started raining. What a beautiful sight. But, it's sad that all the poles have to block the view.
Plastic Shelving for Scrapbooking SuppliesNeeding more storage for scrapbooking paper and supplies? After drooling over the pretty scrapbooking rooms some people shared on the internet, I looked for a solution for housing all of my craft, scrapbooking and sewing supplies.
Email Documents To Transfer To New ComputerIn the process of researching local companies that would come and set-up my new computer, I found that there would an additional charge if I wished them to transfer any of my files from my old computer to the new one.
Organize Bathroom with Plastic Packaging BagsI save the plastic containers that shower curtains come in, etc. I put all my hair products in one, all tooth paste and mouth wash and floss in one, all nail stuff in one, all perfume in one, all make up in one, and finally all hand cream and skin cream in one.
Annie (Border Collie)Annie is 6 years old. She is a Border Collie. We have her Momma, Maggie. She got married (an arranged marriage) and now I have Annie, or she has me.
In Memory Of Spencer (Sheltie)Spencer was a 12 year old Sheltie. I got him 12 years ago when he was 5 weeks old. He liked to eat. He was unique with one brown eye and one blue eye and has a beautiful coat of hair.
Windex as a Stain RemoverWhen in a pinch and you're out of carpet cleaner, use Windex spray to clean dirty spots on your carpet in your home or to clean your entire carpet in your car. It leaves your carpet smelling fresh and clean.
Store Hats And Gloves In Hanging Shoe...Another use for those hanging shoe organizers. It seems we could never find both of a pair of gloves now we can see just where they are. Hats and other misc. things are also handy. The organizer is thumbtacked to the door.
Determining Pet's Food Allergy by Elimination DietMy West Highland White Terrier had white dog shaker head syndrome. They wanted to run all sorts of tests and put him on all sorts of meds. I decided to try a different approach. One by one, I eliminated different foods from his diet.
Getting Rid of Flour BeetlesPlease check your cupboards. DO NOT KEEP any boxes of cereal, cake mix, rice, pastas,etc. over 4 months, or put in tupperware or glass jars. As soon as I come home from the grocery store, all items go into other containers.
Lavender (Chichula)Lavender is 9 month old Chichula. I got her a month ago, my boyfriend gave her too me. She likes to be with her mommie, and sun bathe. She's a delight!
Freezing Percolator PunchDuring the holidays or for serving guests during the cold winter weather, I make Percolator Punch in a large 32 cup coffee maker. This one is dedicated to punch to keep the taste free of coffee after taste.
Crown Royal Warming BagMy son gave me quite a few Crown Royal whiskey felt bags, hoping that I would make a quilt for him. My crafting/quilting skills leave something to be desired, and I found a handy alternative use for the bags.
Improving Instant Hot CocoaMake great hot cocoa that just as good or better then Starbucks (a lot cheaper too). Take one envelope of any kind of cocoa mix, pour in your favorite mug.
Use Snow To Water HouseplantsTake advantage of snow to water houseplants! We have had an overabundance of snow this year. It dawned on me one evening that just outside my front door lay a wealth of totally free nutrients for my plants!
Learn Cake Decorating OnlineI'm in my early 60's and smart enough to know that if I took a course at my age, it would take me longer to catch on now than when I was younger. I made up my mind to learn at my own pace. I found numerous cake decorating videos on YouTube.
Recycled Toddler's PursePlastic purse for a toddler, made from recycled detergent bottle. Sketch outline of purse on bottle as shown in diagram 1. Make certain to extend handles so they are long enough to overlap later for tying.
Sofa Bed Frame Repair?I need help. We have a sleeper sofa that is in perfect condition. Unfortunately, the sofa bed frame bar on the left side is slightly bent and is impossible to open and close with any ease. The store where we purchased it has closed. Anyone have any suggestions?
Ink Off Suede Jacket?How can I remove some ink marks from my suede jacket?
Discontinued Wallpaper: Village "Olive Oil",...Where can I find discontinued wallpaper, Village "Olive Oil", #5813631?
Refills for Swiffer Carpet Flicker?I have the Swiffer Carpet Flick. I have looked in several stores but no one has the refill/recharge cartridges. Can I go online and order the refills?
Crayon on Fabric Furniture?How do you clean crayon from fabric furniture?
Using Envirotex on a Backsplash?I am painting my bathroom counter and just realized that I don't know how to use the Envirotex on the existing back splashes without it running everywhere. Help.
What Breed is My Dog?What breed is my dog? My puppy Luna is a six month old Husky mix. I was curious what she is mixed with. One of her brothers looks like a Swiss mountain dog, some look like her (with darker eyes and darker noses same fur), and one looks like a Malamute or a darker Husky. Thanks!
Making a Dog Litter Box?I have a 5 year old chihuahua. I rescued him from his owner last year. He was abused really badly. I tried to potty train him to go outside but he is to scared to go outside. Today I made a litter box from a plastic storage tote for him but what should I put in it so he can use it?
Problems With Yahoo Mail?I received a message that my email address was going to be discontinued in 7 to 10 days. What do I do so that that doesn't happen? I have all my business contacts through my Yahoo account.
Puppy Housebreaking 101?My husband and I were given a Jack Russell terrier for Christmas. He was born October 10, 2009. We have been taking him outside and he has been doing fairly well on his own. Just today (1/17) he pooped in my nice cloth chair after he had made 2 poops outside. What can I do?
What Breed is My Dog?Our dog was recently adopted from the Lehigh County Humane Society. We were told he was a Husky mix but we are not sure what he was mixed with. We were thinking a pit bull but are not totally positive.
Removing Dye That Transferred Onto a Leather Purse?I have a beautiful Nine West white, hard leather purse. It got stained by my black suede winter coat. It is very beautiful and expensive and brand new. Please help me to get it back to white. Thank you.
Dry Erase Problem?I used hairspray to clean my dry erase board, which didn't completely work, so I used vinegar and water and it came out clean and shiny. Now nothing erases. What's up?
What Breed is My Dog?We just adopted a Percy from an animal rescue. He is Golden Retriever mixed. Does anyone have any idea what he is mixed with? The rescue group thought he was mixed with Boykin Spaniel.
Oven Heating To The Wrong Temperature?I have a model #FEF31613SF Frigidaire stove. The oven is 25 degrees too high. When the temperature is set for 300 and the light goes off it's 325 degrees F. How do I adjust temperature?
Derma Wand Reviews?The results of Derma Wand are temporary from what I've read. I was wondering how long they do last. All day, a few days? Thanks.
What breed is My Dog?Is my dog a pit bull mix or Labrador mix?