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Information on Old Fiddle?I have inherited my grandfather's fiddle. The story goes he purchased it from a peddler when he was about 13. That would make the fiddle at least 100 years old as Grandpa was born about the turn of the century. There is a sticker on the inside that says, Richard Rubin, made in Germany.
Shopping for Cool Craft Lighting?I do lots of hand sewing and it is necessary that I use a very bright lite. My problem is the heat it puts out. I can hardly stand it any longer. Are there craft lights available for close work that stay cool? I would appreciate any input. Thanks.
George Foreman Grill Instructions?Is there any way I can get the information put inside the George Forman Grill boxes? There was no paperwork in my purchase. I do not know at what temperature to grill at or how to take care of the product.
Keeping Hungry Rabbits Out of Vegetable Garden?Three rabbits have eaten all 16 of my pepper plants. How can I keep them away next year? I tried deer scent, but that didn't work.
Living Advice for $1000 a Month Budget?For all of you very frugal TF readers out there, I have a big dilemma. I am trying to help someone out with and was wondering if you could guide me. Is it possible to live on $1000 per month with a mortgage payment of $800 a month which includes the taxes?
Making Sulfate Free Shampoo or Conditioner?Anyone know how to make sulfate free hair shampoo and/or conditioner? I especially want the conditioner.
Homemade Food for Dogs With Bladder Stones?Are there any recipes using deer meat for a Lab mix with bladder stones? I have a Lab mix that has bladder stones. The vet has her on Hill's Prescription Diet C/D and she does not like it and its ingredients do not seem to be very healthy for her.
Freezing Apples for Greek Yogurt?I have an apple tree with a ton of tart apples (Anna). I want to freeze them to be put in Greek yogurt or to add to plain oatmeal. What is the best way to do this?
Removing Rotten Meat Smell from Freezer?The chicken thighs were left in the freezer of our camper. When we came home we thought we had cleaned everything out, and shut off the power. They were left in there two weeks. When we went into the camper and there was a horrible smell.
Cleaning Tarnished Gold Jewelry?What is the tip for tarnishing gold jewellery?
Removing Photos Stuck in an Album?My photographs are stuck to pages in an album. How do I remove them without damaging the photographs?
Cleaning Spider Droppings on a Pontoon?How do you clean the inside of the pontoon? We have a big problem with spider droppings.
Freezing Pickles?After freezing the pickles, how long will they keep in the freezer? How do I thaw them out for eating? Thank you.
MTD 14/2 Riding Mower Keeps Flooding?My lawn mower keeps flooding out on me. It runs fine when I unplug the hose coming from the crankcase to the bottom of the carburetor plate that the fuel line connects to. What is wrong with my mower?
Removing Rotten Food Odor from Truck?I am embarrassed to admit this, but my truck smells like rotted food and wet dog (don't ask). I have bought air freshener after air freshener. I have vacuumed and thoroughly cleaned the truck, but the smell lingers. It's making me a little crazy because my truck is clean, but still smells dirty!
Pineapple Pudding Cake?I am looking for the recipe for yellow cake with pudding and pineapple in it, topped with Cool Whip.
Cable Company Charging for Burned Equipment?My apartment burned down and the only thing saved was my dog and the clothes I had on. The cable company is coming after me for the equipment I had in my apartment, but everything was destroyed. I had no rental insurance and they want me to pay $400.00 for the equipment.
Tree Sap in Cat Fur?I built a cat run under pine trees that ooze sap after pruning. How can I get the sap out of the fur without having to shave the cats? Will the sap stop after a time?
Girl's 10th Birthday Party Ideas?Her birthday is in two weeks and we don't know where to have her birthday party. We can't have it at our house. Any suggestions?
Removing Grease Stains on Clothing?I work on cranes so I get a lot of grease on my shirts. My girlfriend gets the grease out, but I still have brown stains were the grease was. What can I use to remove the brown stains?
Used Crayons?I am trying to find a source for buying used crayons. I need about 5 lbs. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks.
Light Bulb Stuck in Socket?How do you get a light bulb out of a ceiling fan socket?
Cleaning an Old Christening Gown?What is the best way to clean a 32 year old satin christening outfit that has some yellowing? It was my daughter's and she wants to use it for my granddaughter.
Freezing Green Beans?How do you prepare green beans for the freezer, without them going mushy?
Value of Vintage Children's Digest?Is there any value to 1975 Children's Digest?
Painting a Ceramic Tile Countertop?I have a tile countertop, are there any suggestions on painting? Can you paint it? The grout has had it and I can't afford a new one.
Remedy for Acne?My acne started when I was 14. I had it for a couple of years then it cleared up. I was at the point where I barely needed to wash it and it still was clear. I maybe had a couple of pimples here and there like around my period and that's it. As soon as I hit 21 and had a really stressful time my face started to break out and it is horrible! It is all over my T zone (forehead, cheeks, and chin). Before it was never on my forehead like it is now. My forehead is covered in pimples. Also my back is pretty bad too.
Knowing When Tomatoes Are Ripe?I have large green tomatoes on the vine, planted from pots. How can I tell when they are ripe or will they turn red? I am a beginning gardener.
Teaching a Pitbull Not to Bite?I wanted to adopt a 18 month old Pit Lab mix from a rescue. The dog seems friendly towards people. I was informed by the owner of the rescue that the dog was more than mouthy. He bites and doesn't let go and he jumps all over. He has been in this shelter for a year and hasn't had much training.
Getting Rid of Crows?Our oak trees are full of big ugly black crows. Is there any way to get rid of them without scaring off the other birds? The crows are very destructive, tearing up pots of flowers and flower beds, and scaring away the mocking birds and blue jays..
Instructions for Tin Can Man Bird Feeder?I am looking for instructions for making a tin man bird feeder. Does anyone have a pattern or instructions?
Preserving Radishes?Does anyone know of ways to store radish for long periods of time without refrigeration? Fermentation process preferred, or pickling.
Reusing Febreze Candle Jar?I am trying to find out if I am able to reuse it as a glass cup? I am very concerned given the fact that I am pregnant, I wanted to make sure if it's OK to drink out of it. I love to recycle and this is one of my biggest concerns on how to reuse it.
Making Plastic Canvas Christmas Ornaments?Does anyone have anything to share on plastic canvas Christmas ornaments that I can do to make?
Recipe for Stovetop Stuffing Crabcakes?Does anyone have the recipe for Stovetop stuffing crab cakes?