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Oatmeal and Raisin Breakfast CookiesThese breakfast cookies are just as good as a big bowl of oatmeal, just as healthy, and much quicker. They can be taken with you to have with coffee mid-morning if you're not a breakfast person.
Chicken Nugget Cacciatore BowlsFor a cheap, easy, fast and quick kid-friendly dinner, this is one of my standbys. Served with a salad, I can have a healthy dinner on the table in about 15 minutes.
Pasta PomodoroAngel hair pasta cooked al dente make this a delicious dish.
Hamburger Potato CasserolePreheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9x13 inch baking dish. Brown hamburger and drain. Layer hamburger in dish. Add potatoes to 1 1/2 cups of cooked rice.
Barbecue Butter BeansIn a bowl combine the beans, brown sugar, ketchup, and onion. Transfer to a greased 1 1/2 quart baking dish. Sprinkle with bacon. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees F for 1 1/2 hours.
Root Beer CupcakesIn a large bowl, cream butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and allspice.
Ear Infection Treatment For DogsMy dog had a constant ear problem that even a round of antibiotics didn't cure. I tried every reasonable treatment recipe I could find on the net. I switched veterinarians and this guy knew the fix.
Shriveled Feet After SwimmingMy 6 year old granddaughter Jessica came down for a swim before she had to enter kindergarten. We really took advantage of the warm last days of summer for a long swim. Her feet were so shriveled I had to take a picture.
Microwave "Grilled" Cheese SandwichFor a fast "not grilled cheese" sandwich, toast bread and butter the outsides. Place sliced cheese between two slices of toast and microwave for 30 seconds to melt cheese.
Mickey (Dapple Dachshund)I think Mickey's around 4 years old. He's a dapple dachshund. My daughter got him and couldn't keep him. She was taking him to the animal shelter and they were closed. She came here and we've had Mickey ever since.
Scenery: Buffalo Creek (PA)We took the kids fishing and it was a beautiful place. Very peaceful and relaxing. We didn't get a bite, but I did get some good pictures!
Charlie (Pomeranian/Maltese Terrier)Charlie is a 10 year old Pomeranian x Maltese Terrier. We found Charlie at a pet store we were visiting. He came up to us and we never looked back - we picked him up and took him home!
Paint Dishes for Wall DecorSpray paint decorative dishes to have a matched set for your hanging wall decor.
Orajel For Mosquito BitesThis is a sure fix for mosquito bites. Every time I get bitten by a mosquito, I use Orajel or any toothache gel medicine and it works! It stops the itching instantly and will not itch again. I have done this for years.
Anouk (Shiloh Shepard)Anouk is an 8 year old Shiloh Shepard. My son got Anouk 6 years ago from a rescue shelter. He likes to get the paper, reward of a biscuit. Get the mail, reward of a biscuit, otherwise not much of any thing.
Wildlife: Broken Wing ButterflyThis little fellow decided to do his metamorphosis on the handle to my electric fence. I have been watching the cocoon waiting for the butterfly. Unfortunately a big storm blew in the same day he came out of his cocoon. He was blown into the horse water trough.
Hoop Earring HolderI only wear hoop earrings. They tended to get ruined just laying around my sink, as they'd get wet and discolor. So I tried finding a holder of some sort, with no luck. I thought about making one, and this is what I came up with:
Messy Trooper After A Day At The GardenDon't know how it happened, but after a day at the garden, this was the result. How can it be explained? Only by a long, long story.
Store Tissues In Baby Wipe ContainerIf you like to carry a box of tissue in your car as I do, the box seems to always get messed up. I have found that if you use an empty baby wipe container (large one), you can put the tissues in the container and push the first tissue through the top.
Handmade Photo AlbumThis is a beautiful personable gift that is inexpensive but looks expensive. Makes a wonderful gift for any member of the family or a dear friend. Who doesn't need a photo album? It is just one of the things we deny ourselves when it comes down to it.
Frame Your Garden With Landscape EdgingLandscape edging is a great way to create clean, well-defined borders between garden spaces, and give your garden a finished appearance. It's also functional-keeping grass out of your plants, while keeping soil, rocks, and mulch from spilling into your lawn.
Homecoming Float Ideas: Tigers Vs Montezuma Braves?I'm in charge of the freshman float this year for homecoming. I don't have any ideas. Please help! We're the Tigers playing the Montezuma Braves.
Cutting Car Tires?How to cut up discarded tires?
Can I Replace Shortening With Cooking Oil?Can I substitute cooking oil for shortening in oatmeal cookies?
Toilet Overflowed on Carpet?My daughter had a friend over who went to the restroom in both bathrooms and overflowed them both. Then he went back and peed again in one and overflowed it again.
Looking for This Crochet Baby Shawl Pattern?I am looking for a shawl pattern. The pattern was bought about 40+ years ago from F. W. Woolworth. It is a baby's shawl worked in 3 ply wool with a border. The shawl is of an open design of small squares on the diagonal. It is crocheted in one piece then a crocheted border is added.
Kitten Trying to Nurse on Owner's Arm?I have two 3 month old kittens both are brothers. Before I came I got rid of the mother and two other kittens. Well I have been here in Kentucky for a month now and I have noticed that one of my kittens has started this strange behavior of sucking on my arms.
Repairing Scratches on Polycarbonate Lenses?How do I repair scratched polycarbonate eyewear lenses?
Finding an Inexpensive Reception Venue in Thessaloniki Greece?My name is Evita, and I live in Thessaloniki Greece. I would like a nice but cheap place for my wedding reception in October in Oreokastro, Thessaloniki, Greece. Can you help me with that?
Removing a Sticky Residue from Car Windows?I recently got a new car. New to me anyways. The back windows are sticky on the inside. The very back window looks like something was scraped off of it. I've used window cleaner, soap and water, and vinegar and water. Nothing has worked.
Getting Rid of Web Worms on Pecan Trees?All the pecan trees in our area are wrapped up with these webs. Can someone tell us what these worms turn into? Do you know how to get rid of them?
Ideas for a Parade of Lights Float?At holiday time we have a parade of lights. Does anyone have some ideas for a float?
Puppy Will Not Poop Or Pee in Outdoor Run?I have brought a kennel run for my 6month puppy. He seems happy to be in there, but will not poop and wee in the run. Instead he does his wee in the kennel and holds his poop until we are in the grassy part of the garden. How can I make him wee and poop in his run?
Cleft Grafting a Mango?When cleft grafting a mango, does the scion have to be bright green or dark green? What I mean is does it have to be new or an old scion? Also, how much do I water the mango tree after grafting it?
Tiny Red Biting Bugs?I have started to notice bite marks on me that are itchy. Then I started noticing more so I looked on my bed to see if I saw any bed bugs, but nothing. So I thought maybe fleas, but I also don't see anything.
Removing Crazy Glue from Hardwood Flooring?How do I remove Crazy glue from a wood floor?