March 26, 2013

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English Flapjacks RecipesThis page contains English flapjack recipes. These inexpensive pan cakes treats are wonderful for teatime.



Energy Saving Tips for Using DehumidifiersThis page contains energy saving tips for using dehumidifiers. When removing excess moisture from your inside air, it helps you save to get the most efficiency from your appliance.


Volunteer Tree

Getting Rid of Volunteer Trees?This is a page about getting rid of volunteer trees. Volunteer trees are not always welcome in the yard or garden.


Kitchen with oven smoking from fire.

Removing Smoke Odor From Kitchen Cabinets?This is a page about removing smoke odor from kitchen cabinets. A kitchen or house fire can leave an unpleasant smokey odor in your cabinets.


Removing Gum From Shoes

Removing Gum From ShoesThis page is about removing gum from shoes. It is irritating when gum has been thrown on the ground and ends up on your shoe.


Removing Rust Stains From Tile

Removing Rust Stains From Tile?This page is about removing rust stains from tile. A stubborn stain to clean off can be rust.


Making Crayon Rolls

Making Crayon RollsThis is a page about making crayon rolls. Crayon rolls are great for travel, a restaurant, or keeping children occupied while waiting for an appointment. They can easily carry their art tools with them.


Using a NutriBullet

Using a NutriBullet?This page is about using a NutriBullet. Some say that liquifying fresh foods can make the nutrients easier for your body to absorb.


A mom teacher her daughter to sew.

Teaching a Child to SewThis is a page about teaching a child to sew. Teaching a child to sew is a very rewarding experience and provides them with a skill they can use for their lifetime.


Dairy Free Naan

Dairy Free Naan Bread Recipes?This page contains dairy free naan bread recipes. A tasty flat bread that makes a delicious complement to many traditional Indian dishes.


LCD Monitor

Fixing a Scratched LCD Monitor?There may be a way to rub out or reduce a scratch on your computer screen. This page is about fixing a scratched LCD monitor.


Spirits of Ammonia and Coke

Spirits of Ammonia and CokeThis page is about spirits of ammonia and coke. Used as a home remedy for a variety of ailments.


Homemade Liquid Hand Soap

Homemade Liquid Hand Soap RecipesThis page contains homemade liquid hand soap recipes. Making your own liquid soap at home can save you money and smell just the way you want it to.



Chocolate Caramel Bars

Chocolate Caramel BarsThese gooey, sweet, and incredibly decadent bars are oh, so naughty but they taste amazing.


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8 Can Chicken Taco SoupThis hearty taco soup is a quick and easy meal that everyone will love!



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Dangerous Chemicals In Railroad TiesCreosote is not the only danger of railroad ties. They are also regularly sprayed with highly toxic herbicides, bactericides, and fungicides (including PCP). The sale of railway ties is prohibited in France since 2003.


ScoopFree Automatic Litter Box

Product Review: ScoopFree Automatic...The ScoopFree automatic litter box system is a combination of an automated rake device which fits over a pre-packaged cardboard litter box filled with liquid absorbing crystals. Unfortunately, we found it didn't work very well.


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Product Review: Water ArmourI found this product online. It is called Water Armour and makes the water just run off your shower doors and tiles too. Soap scum doesn't stick either so clean up is fast and easy and it seems to last forever!


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Removing Stains From CountertopsFor wine stains, I just mix a molding plaster and then bleach it to form paste. Apply the paste on the stain and leave for 30 minutes then rinse with water. For organic stains like juice, tea and coffee, I use 3 drops of ammonia and 12 percent of hydrogen peroxide.


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New Data Plans When Upgrading PhonesI recently noticed an ad for a free Verizon smart phone and was about to upgrade two of my family's older technology smart phones when my son pointed out to me that in doing so, I was giving up my unlimited data plan.


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Pill Bottle Hide-a-KeyIf you are looking for a way to hide a key outside, a pill bottle makes a great weather-proof container. With a rock to disguise the top, you can tuck it into a rock garden or partially bury it to hide it's location.


Daisy the Dog

Daisy (Chihuahua)This is one of her favorite places to be, which is under our kitchen table. As you can see, we just place a mat there so she's aware that it is her neutral zone location.


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How To Get Rid Of FliesI live on a farm in the South. I came across an old folklore fly repellent remedy that I had never seen. Take a zip lock bag, 1 quart size is best. Put 2 pennies in it. Fill the bag around 3/4 full of water and close.


Hanging Easter Egg Decoration

Hanging Easter Egg DecorationI just wanted a simple but fun idea to decorate my dining room so I added cut colored pieces of ribbon to some plastic eggs. The eggs were hinged, so I simply laid the ribbon over the hinge and closed it. Then I tied the eggs to my dining room light.


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Store Dirty Socks in a Mesh BagsGive each family member their own mesh bag for them to keep in their rooms to place their dirty socks in. They go in the washer and dryer in the mesh bag. After laundering, each bag goes into their stack of clean clothes.



Tonka (West Highland Terrier)While looking through the pages in kijiji one day my daughter and I came upon Tonka, he was 8 weeks old.


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Baking Soda for Gas SpillsFor gas can spills in the car, wipe up as much as you can then generously sprinkle baking soda over the spill. Leave overnight (or two days) then sweep away or vacuum. Soaks up the gas and the smell!



Two dolls in box.

Value of Fairy Tale Porcelain Dolls?I have 17 mint condition porcelain fairy tale dolls. They are in the original boxes/packaging with authenticity certificates for each, as well as, custom stands for all dolls.


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Ninja Pro Recipes?Where do you get more recipes for the Ninja Pro?


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Dishonest Hairdresser?Have you had this experience with a new hairdresser? I just moved to a new town 4 weeks ago and was looking for a new hairdresser. I dropped in a salon last week to ask about rates. I told the receptionist I'd been paying $25 for a cut and blow dry (short hair) where I moved from.


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Real Estate Company Name Ideas?Am a young guy aged 23 and really interested in starting up a real estate business in Kenya. I have worked in a real estate company for three years! However I have a challenge in getting a really catchy name. Kindly assist.


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Applying for Social Security Benefits for Child of Deceased Father?My son was born in January of last year. His father and I were not married and his dad lived in a different state. My son was born on a weekend and although his dad was there, nobody was there put him on the birth certificate. He never made it back down before he died in April.


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Pattern for Plastic Canvas Toilet Paper Dispenser?I'm looking for a pattern that uses plastic grid and yarn to make a four sided box with a lid that holds a roll of bathroom paper like Charmin to use like the small boxes of Puffs or Kleenex.


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Graham and Brown Discontinued Wallpaper: Chantilly #17783?I desperately need one (1) roll of wallpaper made by Graham and Brown "Definitive" pattern name: Chantilly/pattern #17783 - black on black (was distributed by Target). Even leftover would help.


Bodi (Pitbull)

Bodi (Pitbull)?He weighs about 65-70 lbs, depending on how much I feed him.


Black and tan puppy.

Puppy Peeing and Pooping in the House?I recently got my puppy and he is 9 weeks old. At first he would poop and pee outside, no accidents at all. Then this past Sunday it was rainy and nasty outside he would only pee and once we came in and when I wasn't looking he pooped.


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Value of Americana Encyclopedia 1829-1949?I have a 30 volume set plus annuals of The Americana Encyclopedia 1829-1949.I am trying to find out what it's worth?Thanks.


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Breeding a Miniature Poodle?I want to let my dog have one litter of puppies. She is 12 inches to the shoulder. What size would be the safest, as I've only found 14 inch miniatures to stud? Would this be safe as my dog is petite?


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Cleaning Stain on Linen Headboard?I have bought a natural colored linen upholstered headboard and it has 3 small dirt spots on it. Is there a way to spot clean the dirt marks? I must return headboard to store by tomorrow if I can't get the dirt out. Dirt probably result of poor covering in moving van. Thanks for your help.


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Planning a Yard Sale?I have tons of kids stuff that I would love to clear out. I have no idea how to have a yard sale. I have never really been to a yard sale, but would love to get something for all our old and unneeded items. Can anyone help a first timer get started?


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Removing a Urine Stain from a Sleep Number Bed?I have a king Sleep Number bed with a very large dried human pee stain on it. I took it to a local laundromat and washed it in the biggest one.


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Buying Colored Stocking Material?Where can you order this material?


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Shopping for Anchor Hocking TV Dinner Trays?They were beige in color and had lids. They were oval in shape.


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Ideas for 13th Birthday Party Games?My daughter is going to be turning 13 soon and wants to have all her friends go over to our church and play some games. It's going to be a boy girl party, and I thought I'd try to bring some of her interests into the party.


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