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Stir-Fried Curried Scallops and PastaCook pasta in a large pot of boiling salted water until tender but firm, 10 to 15 minutes. Drain and rinse under cold water until cooled. Set aside. Whisk together yogurt and chicken broth in a small bowl, and set aside.
Cherry Nut BreadSift flour, baking powder, soda, and salt together. Cream butter and sugar together. Add eggs and mix well. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with liquid to the creamed mixture.
Mustard SauceBeat egg; add dry ingredients, vinegar and water. Add 1 Tbsp. butter
Cook until it begins to thicken. Cool. Keep refrigerated. Good on most meats and cheese.
Grilled PotatoesNo clean up and lots of ways to vary this basic recipe.
Bruschetta SaladLightly whisk together first six ingredients and salt and pepper to taste. Set aside. Toss lettuce and croutons in a large serving bowl.
Macho Mexican SupperPreheat oven to 350 degrees F. Saute' ground chuck, onions, pepper, garlic and taco seasoning in skillet, stirring until crumbly; drain. Place 1 tablespoon meat mixture in center of each tortilla. fold envelope-style to enclose filling
Product Review: SpiderExHave trouble with Spiders? There is a fantastically effective product called SpiderEx which lasts for months. I sprayed around doors and windows outside and there were no signs of any spiders or webs in the areas for 6 months or more.
Bayeli (Pomeranian - Cocker Spaniel)Bayeli is a 2 year old Pomeranian mixed with Cocker Spaniel. I got my pet for my birthday. He likes to go to the park, and bark as loud as he can to annoy all the neighbors. He is the cutest and is the best little thing ever!
Rewind Yarn So it Pulls From CenterIt's always easiest to use yarn which pulls from the center. If you have some that does not pull from the center of the skein, here's a simple solution. Holding the end of the yarn in the heel of your hand, wrap the yarn around your thumb 12 or 15 times.
What You Need To Start Seeds IndoorsStarting seeds indoors is relatively easy, provided you have access to a few basic tools. Here's a list of what you will need to get started.
Brush Pets Daily to Reduce SheddingYour cats and dogs are busily shedding as much of their winter coats as they can so that they are a little cooler. If you have all indoor pets as we do, that fur is going to end up on your furniture, in the carpet, or flying around the floors.
Banana Tree (Musa)This banana tree is four years old and has very small bananas on it. I was lucky to take this picture because this year in January, we had 7 inches of snow and it was killed by the snow and cold. I was heartbroken.
I made my own cat tree!Thank you so much for sharing your plans! This was my first project so I had to invest in tools, but I was looking for a good excuse to buy tools anyway. At first, I had a difficult time with this project because I wanted precision.
Place Phone in Purse When ChargingSeems like I was always forgetting to put my cell phone in my purse after charging it. Now I just leave the phone in my purse while it is charging and haven't forgotten it since.
Scenery: Minum River (Eastern Oregon)This is a picture we took on Mother's Day. It's on the Minum River in Eastern Oregon. We consider this the lost Garden of Eden.
Give Plants Vitamin TabletsI went through the house and gave each one of my houseplants one or two vitamin tablets depending on the size of the pot. They went wild! In just a couple of days I was seeing fresh green color and new growth.
Anti Virus Software RecommendationsAre you having problems with virus', worms, Malware, and other such nuisances on your computer? Here are some free software links and advice to set you on a better track while surfing the wonderful world wide web.
Sugar (Maltee-poo)Sugar is a 7 year old Maltee-poo. I rescued her from a shelter. She likes to ride in the car! She is super smart! She is very well trained. She lets you know when she needs to go outside and she likes to talk to you too!
Garden: Fern Leaf Grevilla (Corrigin, Western Australia)I recently was lucky to come across a fern leaf grevilla with four honey bees gathering pollen from it. I feel the red of the grevillia flower really accented the bees colours.
Pearl Votive Candle HolderThis is an easy votive candle holder made by wrapping it with a strand of craft pearls.
Use Lemon Juice To Reduce Onion "Tears"If you squirt lemon juice on the cutting board before you slice an onion and dip the freshly cut part in the juice, your eyes will not burn or water.
Sassy (American Short Hair)Sassy is a 6 year old American Short Hair. We saw a sign advertising free kittens. She likes to chase a laser lights and she loves to be rocked to sleep.
Using a Glove on Either Your Right or Left HandI'm right handed and while using rubber gloves, I wear out the right hand glove before the left one. When I have two perfectly good left hand gloves, I turn one inside out and instantly I have a right hand glove to go with my other left hand glove.
Death By Bread Custard PuddingThis is certainly one of the most decadently delicious desserts I've ever eaten. Croissants are by themselves a great addition to any meal, but layered in a rich egg custard type pudding is way over the top and very close to "Gilding the Lily".
Removing Ethanol Odors from Clothing?How can I get the smell of ethanol out of my husband's work clothes and then out of my washer?
Treating a Mother Cat with Tapeworms?I have a female feral cat that has tapeworms. I was told that I can't give anything since she is feeding 6 kitties, 4 weeks old. Is there anything I can do to get rid of the worms? Can the cat transmit the worms to the kitties?
Wording for Invitation to Party Honoring Student Moving into Own Townhome?Our 7th and last child is entering his second year at an outstanding university, in the fall. We are incredibly lucky he appears to have gotten most of our parental collective smart genes, and has a wonderful academic ride.
Clorox Ready Mop?How do I refill the cleanser on the Ready mop?
Removing Fresh Paint from Upholstered Furniture?How can I get fresh paint off my sofa?
Making a Large Batch of Meatloaf?I am making 25 lbs of meatloaf. How many people will that feed?
Does Egg Laying Cause Molting in Finches?My 1 year old finch from the pet store laid one egg and her chest is featherless. Will they grow back soon? One vet said to take egg out, asap. She's a single bird.
Planting Canna Lilies?I have Canna lilies in pots and since transplanting them the leaves have gone limp and fallen over. Will they come back? What can I do to help them?
Caring for and Propagating a Willow Tree?I can't grow anything (I train horses), but this willow showed up in my pasture and I have several questions:
Determining the Value of Old Children's Book?I have a book entitled "Fifty Famous Tales" (hardback) printed in USA with a 1965 copyright. Does anyone know what the dollar value is today?
Repairing Painted Laminate Countertops?I tried painting my laminate countertops and it turned out looking awful. They are so ugly. Someone please help me to choose colors that go well together and tell me a good way to apply.
Finding European Train Travel Information?Where can I find information on taking a train from Pisa, Italy to Nice, France? I will be going one way, one time. Thank you.
Cat Tearing Up House Plants?How can I keep my cat from tearing up my house plants?
Refrigerator Is Freezing Food?My refrigerator is freezing everything, is there a way we can fix it ourselves?
Blue Heron is Eating My Koi?How do I get a blue heron from eating the koi in my pond?
Quilted Potholder Patterns?Is there a pattern for quilted pot holders? Thank you.
Repairing Exterior Wall on Tent Trailer?I have a 2000 Coleman Messa with a manufacturer's front storage compartment that leaks. I need to remove the storage unit and create a new weather resistant front exterior wall (ie. the side and back walls are all intact with the weather resistant metal wrap).
Removing Water Stain From Car Upholstery?How can I get a water stain out of the inside of my car?