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Garlic PotatoesAnother garlic lover's recipe. Very good potatoes!
Favorite Meat LoafThis is a super easy meat loaf to make. I like the combination of beef and sausage in this recipe. Usually when I make a meat loaf, I only use hamburger or ground turkey. This is especially tasty.
Speedy Cottage Cheese SaladThis was one that my mom made a lot when I was a kid. I like it because not only does it taste great, but it also travels well for picnics and potlucks.
Chicken For DietersI love this because it tastes great and you can't get much easier to make!
Cabin GoulashThis is very easy and kid friendly. Also a very quick to fix meal.
Grape Nuts BreadThis is a great way to incorporate fiber into your family's diet. Very moist, good bread!
Coca-Cola CakeThis cake comes out extremely yummy and moist!
Vegetable CasseroleYummy mix of vegetables and cheese!
Salmon CroquettesThese are also extremely good, easy and quick to fix!
Apple PieThis is a lovely apple pie. I like to make this in the fall. Freezes well.
Roasted Pumpkin SeedsThis is a great, healthy, fall snack that the whole family will love!
Beef StewThis is a great, hearty stew that will fill up your family and help warm them up this winter.
Garlic DressingIf you're a garlic lover like me, you'll enjoy this dressing on your salad!
Florentine FishI love the sauce and the spinach in this recipe. It's very versatile in that you can use most any fish fillets you like.
Doo Doo DropsDoo Doo Drop cookies are a delicious treat and a family favorite. They are super easy to make and so yummy, despite their name!
Cranberry Come-OnThis is a great salad for the holidays which will be upon us before we know it!
Painting Formica CountertopsMy home was a mecca of ugly and strangely colored laminate countertops; hunter green, brown, navy blue, beige, etc.. I set out to paint them to improve their look, thinking "they can't get any worse, can they?" Paint was my frugal friend.
Getting Rid of Yellow Jackets and Ants on Hummingbird FeedersI found this recently in my Country Wisdom book, and decided to share it because it really works great at my house! We have hummingbird feeders hanging on our porch and noticed that the yellow jackets were volatile to humans and my poor hummers!
Chong (Hound Pit Mix)Chong is an 8 week old part hound and Pit mix. We got her about two weeks ago from a friend who had the mom and couldn't afford to keep the puppies. She mostly likes to play with humans, but does have a few chew toys that she enjoys.
Remedies For Dry SkinJust yesterday I bought a product (can't find it online) that has beeswax, grape seed oil, night primrose oil, olive oil, shea butter, essential oil, honey, and vitamin E. I was told to use it as lotion. I have psoriasis on the palm of one hand and cannot leave it alone.
Mattie Lee (Blended Breed Dog)Mattie Lee is 3 years old. I don't know the breed. I got her from my son. She likes to run, play, and sleep. She is a very friendly dog.
Doo Doo Drop DiapersMy sister made these cute baby shower treats for her friend. Doo doo drops are a yummy treat that we ate as kids. Their finished appearance lends them very well to be put in little napkin diapers.
Mark Your Cutting Mat for Common ProjectsI have one of those cutting mats for sewing, laid out on a large table. This morning I went down one side to mark the size of the tote bags I am making.
Remedy for Toothache PainTo ease tooth ache pain don't buy toothache gel which does a good job numbing the pain but can be expensive. Instead buy a large tube of Sensodyne toothpaste or the dollar store brand of sensitive toothpaste and take some out and place on the spot where the tooth is hurting.
Ice Maker Not Making Crushed Ice?My ice maker is making ice, but the crushed ice will not work.
Value of Boyd Yesterday's Child Doll Collection?I have three Boyd dolls, dated and numbered; they have all the accessories and are still wrapped in original boxes. They are: Julia - Garden Friends, 1999; Erin - Lemonade for Two, with bear and honey Jar; and Wendy - Bath Day, with cats and wash tub. I know they retailed for about $69.99 each.
Removing Pet Drool Stains on Microfiber Couch?Does anyone know how to get pet saliva stains off a microfiber sofa? My dog chews everything and his saliva drool has made water mark like stains on the sofa
Getting Rid of Poison Ivy and Oak Safely?Does anyone know how to totally kill poison ivy, oak, etc. without herbicides? I have pulled it over and over and ended up in the ER. I cannot use the herbicides due to my liver, but must get rid of these plants.
Returning Unused Pet Meds?Our dog died a few weeks ago and we have a whole box of flea, tick, and heart worm meds. Is there any way we can get our money back or do we have to eat the loss?
Japanese Beetles on Rose Bushes?Can anyone tell me how to get rid of the Japanese beetles that are eating my roses? I don't know where they are coming from. I remove many every day and the next day there are just as many back again. They eat the roses and some of the leaves.
Identifying Large Red and Black Ants?I have large red and black ants. Can anyone tell me what they are?
Tiny Black Flying Insects?By the light of my cell phone, in the dark of my bedroom, I have become aware of tiny flying (flea looking) insects. What might they be ? They are attracted to the light and I've only seen one at a time.