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Pasta MozzarellaThis is a nutritious and tasty pasta dish, using whole wheat pasta, Brussels sprouts, a light, tomato-based sauce, pineapple, and melted mozzarella. I like this recipe because it is easy to prepare. It is nutritious, and has a unique flavor.
Grilled Turkey TenderloinBlend all ingredients together in a shallow pan for marinade with turkey tenderloins or steaks. Add turkey, turning to coat both sides. Cover and marinate in refrigerator several hours, turning occasionally.
Apple Cider-Onion SoupSaute onions in margarine in large saucepan over medium heat until golden brown. Add flour. Cook for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. Add garlic. Cook for 1 minute.
Frosty Lemon SaladBlend yogurt and pudding mix in bowl until smooth. Stir in coconut and pineapple. Spoon into 9x13 inch dish. Freeze until firm. Remove from freezer 20 minutes before serving.
Short Rib MagicThese short ribs are easy and so good.
Pizza CasseroleCombine ground beef, onion, green pepper, and garlic in a 2 quart glass baking dish. Microwave on high for 5-6 minutes or until ground beef is crumbly; drain.
Church of Ireland CemeteryI was on a tour of Ireland, and we stopped at this very quaint church where William Butler Yeates is buried. There was a Celtic Cross monument also. The darkening sky gave it quite an eerie feeling.
Spatula to Remove Dough ResidueUse a spatula to clean off the dough that stuck to the counter/board when you were kneading. Just scrape away gently before adding water, and most comes off easily! Saves so much time, and paper towels.
Make Blackberry Jam Without PectinWhen making blackberry jam, you can follow the same recipe as always but omit the pectin. Blackberries have enough natural pectin to set up by themselves.
Shore Bird (Anna Maria Island, Florida)He was quite a character, following me up from the beach to the lawn area in front of our residence and waiting for a tidbit or two.
Bunny Frame with Moveable EarsThis is a simple and fun Easter project that children will enjoy making. It also would make a great gift for a teacher or grandparents.
Oliver Riley (Lab Mix)Oliver Riley is 5 months old and very, very active. He is a Lab mix, but I am unsure of what other breed he has in him. I met Oliver at a animal shelter. I had put my best friend to sleep, who I was with me for a very long time.
Ronnie (Pit Bull Terrier)Ronnie is a one month old Pit Bull Terrier. I got him from a breeder. He chew on things and pees a lot - lol! He is the one with the white speck on his nose.
Planning A Canning And Preserve GardenCanning and preserving fruits and vegetables is an economical way to enjoy the foods you love, and a great way to fill your pantry. With a little forethought and planning, you can move from a "weekly produce" to a garden that yields enough food to eat in season, and to get you through the winter.
Wee Ian (Manx)One night just before lights out in January, I took this photo of 6 month old Wee Ian with my cell phone. Wee Ian is one of my 6 rescued Manx cats. I also live with his half brother Owen and litter-mate Roslyn.
Sweeter Spaghetti SauceTo make spaghetti sauce sweeter, try adding one tablespoon of grape jam.
Saving Money on Cat ExpensesI took an old board, nailed leftover carpeting onto it for an 8 foot long climber and scratching post.
Creative Vegetable Stake Ideas?Does anyone have photos of creative ways to stake tomatoes, green peppers, etc.? Thanks.
Hanging Curtains Over Vertical Blinds?What can I do about my vertical blinds? I have my own place (yay), but my office has these awful vertical blinds! They stick out 4 inches from the wall and I have no clue how I'd put curtains up over them, but I'd still like to! I'd appreciate any tips and and tricks!
Making A Shaggy Dog Out Of Yarn?I would like to know to get a copy of the Animal Bazaar pattern from the Coats and Clark book number Art J17 0713? Please help me.
Ideas for Making Creative Scarecrows?Does anyone have photos of creative scarecrow ideas?
Flat Roof Leak Repair Advice?I have a flat garage roof I sealed with rolled roofing, it still leaks more than it should. Where should I look to find the small leak that could become a major water damage? I keep putting roof patch where I see an opening. What can I do at a minimum expense?
Removing Cat Urine Odor from Furniture?What is a good way to get cat urine and cat smell out of furniture?
How Do I Change a Furnace Filter?I don't know how to change my furnace filter. What do I do?
How Do I Start and Arts and Crafts Club?I would like to start a arts and craft club. I don't have a lot of money to buy a bunch of supplies. Even if it was to meet once a month I could afford buying supplies for a craft a month. I like to teach, so any ideas? Thanks.
Should I Use Plastic or China for a 50th Anniversary Backyard Party?I am planning a 50th anniversary in my backyard. Should I use china or plastic?
Cleaning Glass Shower Doors?Does anyone out there have any suggestions for cleaning glass shower doors? I have tried about everything under the sun, but have found nothing that works without using a lot of elbow grease. Please help.
Can I Use a Hand Steamer to Defrost a Freezer?Is it OK to use a hand steamer to melt ice when defrosting the freezer? I find my indoor outdoor vac sure saves time, my legs, and back to clean up the water that is in the bottom.
K9 Advantix Made Dog Itch?I used K9 Advantix on my 7 month old Yorkie. She is itching at the application site. What can I do?
Homemade Heat Packs?Can I use silica gel beads as filling for a microwavable heat pack? Or, I've heard of glycerin beads, but can't locate them. Any ideas?
Village Inn Hawaiian Strawberry Pie?What is a good recipe for Hawaiian strawberry pie like Village Inn sells? Thanks.
Musty Smell on Laundered Towels and Wash Cloths?I have relatively new towels and wash cloths that are stinky. What can I do to get rid of the odor?
Troubleshooting an Icemaker?The ice maker on a Kenmore side by side will only harvest ice about twice in a 24 hour period. I have replaced the ice maker and water filter. The water line is OK and the ice maker will freeze water.
Removing Dry Erase Marker from Piano Keys?One day I was showing my cousin how to play the piano and I used a dry erase marker to write the notes on the keys. Now it won't come off! I tried rubbing alcohol, water, and Windex. Please help!
Fixing a Running Toilet?I put in a new flapper in my toilet and occasionally it runs like it is flushing. Is this normal or do I need to fix it and how? Does this make my water bill higher?
Can I grow Angel Trumpet Plants from Seed?Is it possible to grow an angel trumpet plant from seeds? Someone gave me some seeds from a double lavender angel trumpet, and I have planted seeds at a couple of different times, but nothing ever came up. Any suggestions?
Composting in a Plastic Bin?Why do you cut the bottom out of a plastic bin when using it for compost?
Bank Threatening Foreclosure?I am a homeowner and unemployed recently. I have tried my mortgage company and many other loan modifications to lower my mortgage till I get employed, no one wants to help me.
Adding a Circuit to Audio System for Recording and Playing Tapes at 1/4 Speed?I have a Fisher audio component system MC-723BK. What I would like to do is to add a circuit that would allow me to record and play tapes at 1/4 speed. Does anyone have a schematic diagram that would show this? Thanks.
Replacement Parts for Tupperware Shape O Ball Toy?I am looking for replacement parts for a Tupperware Shape O Ball toy.
Is 80 Pounds Heavy for a Male Lab?My puppy Percy is passing the 80 pound mark and I'm wondering if there is a breed of labs that are bigger than normal?
Sugar Free Nougat Recipe?I am looking for a sugar free nougat recipe. I bake for a dear friend who is diabetic and so loves nougat. Can anyone help me please?
Bissell vs. Hoover Carpet Cleaners?Which is a better carpet cleaner Bissell or Hoover?