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Things To Consider Before Growing...Growing climbing ivy has its pros and cons. It's easy to grow. It looks beautiful. If you're thinking about planting climbing ivy near your house or in your garden, here are some things to consider.
Greeting Card Box BureauWant something different that will have people thinking you are so clever or you have lost your mind, one of the two. Try making a miniature bureau from empty greeting card boxes.
Grub Worm Problem?How can I get rid of grubworms in my garden?
Ideas for Child's Disco Birthday Party?I need ideas for a disco birthday party for my 9 year old daughter. I don't want to spend a lot, any ideas ? Thank you!
Getting Rid of Bamboo?How do I get rid of green bamboo stalks? They are not like tall tan bamboo. I would like to plant grass, some flowers, and have a place to sit, sun, and BBQ. I bought some weed killer for other weeds, but didn't think it would take care of bamboo.
Manual and Recipe Book for Hitachi HB-D103 Bread Machine?I need the manual for a Hitachi bread machine, model hb-b301.
Dog Has Become Aggressive With Owner?I am so sad because I was suddenly attacked by my own dog that I love very much. His name is Max and he is a German Shepherd. We've had him since he was eight weeks old and he's four and a half years old now.
Attempts to Fix Clothing Dye Transfer Created a Bigger Mess?I did something really stupid and I need some advice, quick! I bought a new blue sweater and a black and white dress. Instead of washing them separately, like a sane normal person would do, I stuck them both in the washer at the same time. And, they each bled on each other.
Cleaning a Dishwasher?Can Home Hardware brand CLR be used to clean dishwashers? If yes, how much do I use and what type of dishwashers may be cleaned using this product?
Removing Dried Paint on Clothing?How do I remove dried paint from clothes?
80's Weight Watchers Plan?I am searching for the Weight Watchers weekly journals from the late 80s and 90s. I believe there were six weeks worth and then there was a large maintenance sheet where you filled in your daily progress, food categories, water, exercise, etc.
Selling Silk Floral Arrangements On-line?What is the best way to sell on-line? How do I make pictures look good on line? I make silk arrangements, but have no luck in selling them.
Where Can I Buy Washing Soda?Where can I buy or order washing soda?
Cabinet Paint Color for Kitchen with Red Countertops?I have a 10 foot red countertop in my kitchen dating from the 40s with off white cabinets. I would like to update, what color should I paint the cabinets?
Repairing Scratches and Gouges on Hardwood Flooring?I have hardwood floor in the dining room, it is a very dark stain with a polyurethane finish. I also have three little grandsons that push their trucks, ride their riding toys, etc., in this room and have scratched the finish.
Xpress Redi Set Go Cooker Recipes?I'm looking for the breakfast burrito recipe for my Xpress Redi Set Go. I lost my recipe book. Thanks!
Hard Water Stains on Granite?How do I remove hard water white buildup on granite and faucets?
My Dog Won't Eat Dog Food?What can I feed my small dog he only weights 12 pounds? I have tried everything on the market and he will only eat a few bites. All he wants is people food and that's not good for him.
Potty Training an Adult Dog?My husband and I have noticed that every day his dog has made a very large accident on the kitchen area rug. The dog is a Lhasa and has been doing this every day at different times. He said that Jumba (the dog) has been doing this for months now even before we were together.
Page Display Blurry at Bottom When Using Internet 8?When using Internet Explore 8, my grocery ad page is blurry on the bottom half. Why would this happen?
Holistic Treatment for Dog's Yeast Infection?How do you treat yeast infection in dog's eyes and ears; holistically if possible?
Buying Bulk Dog Food?What's the thriftiest way to buy dry dog food in bulk for a dog shelter? Much is donated, but we're running short right now and need to buy more.
Cleaning Grease From Grout?How do I clean grease out of my grout?
Low Cost Veterinary Surgeon in Rochester NY?I am Brianna's grandmother. Her dog Snoopy was hit by a car about 1 1/2 years ago. His front leg was the most serious. Is there a local vet who could do any operation for free or low cost? My granddaughter lives in the city of Rochester, New York.
Sticker on a Sweater?I recently purchased a black sweater that had one of those tags adhered to the front giving the size. When I removed the tag, some of the sticky adhesive remained. Does anyone have a suggestion as to how to remove the noticeable glue without damaging the sweater?
Mysterious Stains on Laundry?I have spots on clothes. Please can anyone help?
Treating Osteoporosis Without Prescription Medication?I have osteoporosis of the spine. Has anyone here on Thriftyfun successfully reversed osteoporosis without prescription medication? Also, what kind of exercises do you do? I've read that you must be very careful with the types of exercise, no sit ups.
Homemade Bread Has a Cake-like Texture?I have recently started making my bread, but it seems to have a slightly cake-like texture to it. What can I do to give it a more bread-like texture? All help welcome.
Removing Mothball Smell From Clothing?How do I get rid of the moth ball smell on clothes?
Yarn Covered Coat Hangers?I want to know the instructions to wrap yarn on a coat hanger. I know the way I have been doing it is not correct, although it works. Do you have instructions?
Cat Peeing In The Same Place?We have an older indoor cat. She usually uses the litter box. She seems to keep peeing in the same area on a rug in the dining room. Any ideas on how to break her of peeing there?
How Difficult is Faux Painting on Laminate Counter Tops?How do I faux paint laminate counter tops?
Removing Paint From Fabric?I wonder if anybody can offer advice? I have been painting a door frame with gloss white paint. I have just carried an upholstered chair through the door way and brushed against the wet paint!
Can I Safely Eat the Fruit of the Wonder Egg Plant?I bought the wonder egg and I feel confident about growing it, but curiosity go the cat. Can anyone tell me how to prepare it without killing myself and what it might taste like? My major method of cooking is southern.
Unique 50th Birthday Gift Ideas?A favorite relative will be celebrating a 50th birthday this spring. She adores hummingbirds and has all sorts of hummingbird "stuff" in her house. I need a suggestion for an inexpensive gift that will be unique and awesome! It doesn't have to be hummingbird theme.
Caring for a 5 Week Old Puppy?I have had a five week old Poodle puppy put into my house. I am at a total loss as to how to deal with this. I have never had one that young. Help.
Socializing a Puppy With Other Dogs?We recently adopted a Blue Heeler/Pit Bull puppy. She is 3 months old and is such a gently puppy with us. I'm worried about her playing with other dogs. She has a habit of biting their ears or the loose skin under their neck and does not let go!
Organizing Toys?I have a 3 and 4 year old and they're currently sharing a room. I need a good organization tip to get all of them separated and together.
How Do I Force Bulbs Stored in the Fridge Over the Winter?I never planted my tulips (early bloom and later varieties) or my grape hyacinths this past fall. They are still in my fridge. Does anyone know how to force any of these indoors in a spare front room (north)?
Selling Bamboo Plants?I live in Missouri and I bought a piece of property a few years back. It has a lot of small bamboo trees on it. The largest being fishing pole quality at best. I am looking for ideas as to how to make money with the bamboo or the best place to list the property for sale.
Organizing Linens in a Home Without a Linen Closet?Does someone have any idea on how to organize a linen closet when you don't have a lot of storage and no linen closet? I am looking for some frugal ideas. This is an older home with barely any storage.
Starting a Vegetable Garden?I am trying hard to find out how to grow vegetables. How do I prepare the soil, ie. lime? fertilizers? compost? What time of the year for what plants? Help please.