May 13, 2013

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Locust on a plant.

Protecting Your Garden From LocustsThis is a page about protecting your garden from locusts. Locusts are a type of grasshopper. Swarms of them can descend on your garden and wreak havoc.

 

moss ball craft

Crafts Using MossThis page is about crafts using moss. A natural material that can be used for a variety of craft projects.

 

RV camper

Keeping Mice Out of a CamperThis page is about keeping mice out of a camper. Rodents are attracted to human living quarters even when they are mobile.

 

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Activities for People With Limited MobilityThis is a page about activities for people with limited mobility. Limited mobility does not have to keep you from exercising or participating in a variety of activities, even in your bed.

 

Eyeglasses

Recycling EyeglassesThis page is about recycling eyeglasses. When the style or the optical prescription no longer work for you, your glasses may benefit someone else.

 

Cooking for Two

Cooking for Two RecipesThis page contains cooking for two recipes. It is nice to prepare the perfect amount for two unless you want to make enough to save for another meal.

 

Locating Adopted Relatives

Locating Adopted RelativesThis is a page about locating adopted relatives. Locating lost relatives is often difficult enough, adding an adoption into the mix only increases the complexities.

 

Canned Sauerkraut

Shelf Life of Canned SauerkrautThis page is about the shelf life of canned sauerkraut. A fermented cabbage product that is very acidic.

 

Sugar Free Eggnog

Sugar Free Eggnog RecipesThis page contains sugar free eggnog recipes. For those of us who love eggnog, but need to reduce or cut out sugar in our diet, try making sugar free eggnog.

 

Well water running a in a sink.

Removing Rust from Well WaterWell water can contain rust. Not only does rust in your water make the water reddish, unappetizing, and possibly bad tasting it can also stain laundry and other items. This is a page about removing rust from well water.

 

cleaning a windshield

Cleaning a WindshieldThis page is about cleaning a windshield. A clean windshield reduces glare during night driving and improves visibility overall.

 

Toddler Being Aggressive

Toddler Being Aggressive Towards Younger SiblingThis is a page about toddler being aggressive towards younger sibling. Knowing what to do when your toddler shows aggression towards a younger sibling can be difficult.

 

Two cats being introduced to one another.

Tips for Introducing CatsThis is a page about tips for introducing cats. Introducing a new cat into your home with a resident cat(s) should be taken slowly.

 

Crepes with fruit.

Crepe RecipesA thin, fried batter that can be filled with many different things for a meal or desserts. This page contains crepe recipes.

 

Cute Puppy

Puppy Pooping InsideThis page is about puppy pooping inside. It takes patience when training your young dog to do its duty outside.

 

Sweaty Hand

Remedies for Sweaty HandsThis is a page about remedies for sweaty hands. Sweaty palms or palmoplantar hyperhidrosis often begins around 13 and continues throughout life. While embarrassing, medical treatment and self care can help alleviate the symptoms.

 

eggnog bundt cake

Recipes Using EggnogThere are rich, desserts and refreshments that can be made using this beverage. This page contains recipes using eggnog.

 

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Dramamine for Car Sick CatMy cat Numi does not like to ride in the car. In addition to objecting loudly (he is part Siamese) to turns, bumps, and higher speeds, he gets car sick. I spoke to our vet and she recommended Dramamine.

 

Finished tissue hat.

Crochet Hat Tissue CoverTo save money on Kleenex when my children were little, for blowing little noses to wiping dribbles and messy fingers, I would substitute toilet tissue. To keep it handy, I came up with this hat to cover the roll.

 

Tzatziki

TzatzikiThis is a homemade version of the classic Greek mixture of cucumber and yogurt.

 

Tabby cat.

Shorty (Domestic Shorthair)Local barn cat that was looking for work...

 

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Cornstarch, Vinegar and Water for Window CleaningA wonderful window cleaner can be made out of cornstarch, vinegar and water.

 

fresh nectarines

Canning Nectarines in a Hot Water WashIt is important to pick fruit that tastes good when canning. It should be ripe. It will be firm but not really hard and should not be mushy. Once you start canning it, the fruit won't change its taste.

 

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Using Temporary Hair DyeTwo weeks ago I tried an auburn wash-out hair dye. (I am naturally a dirty blonde. It went purple. I want to try another wash-out, but this is a medium reddish blonde. Do you think this is a bad idea? I don't want it to turn green! Please help.

 

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Manual for Welbilt Breadmaker Model ABM600-1SI'm trying to find the recipe book for my older model Welbilt Bread Maker- Model ABM600-1S. I've found other model number recipe books, but not I one I have. Any chance someone might have one?

 

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Uses for a Spice RackI have a nice round rotating spice rack full of old spices that I have never used. The spices are no longer good. Any ideas on what I can re-use the spice rack and bottles for rather than throwing them out?

 

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Growing an Azalea Rhododendron HybridI received an azalea rhododendron hybrid plant for Mother's Day and don't know what to do with it. Is it an outdoor plant or indoor? I live in southern Ohio. I also need to know how large it will grow. Or is it considered a bush?

 

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Big George Rotisserie GR80 PartsI bought a GR80 at a yard sale, but find it needs the following parts:rotisserie bar with grooves P/N 20897baking sheet P/N 20904wire rack P/N 20905rotisserie bar remover P/N 20906skewers (5) P/N 20901Any information will be appreciated.

 

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Training a 3 Month Old Puppy Not to BiteI have an American Bulldog. He is now 14 weeks old and I love him like no other, but I really can't deal with his biting (to the point of drawing blood on me on a daily basis).

 

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Selling BambooI am clearing some property and need to cut down bamboo. Is there any money in selling it?

 

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Honda Self Propelled Lawn Mower Cord Won't PullPlease, is someone able to help me? 1 day ago I brought a second hand Honda self propelled lawn mower from eBay. I had been told it had recently had a service, (before the winter) and had full tank of petrol and oil.

 

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Treating a Dog's CutI have a 1 year old Staff and she's got a cut on her ear and on her leg. What should I do? The cut on her leg isn't bleeding, but the cut to her ear is still bleeding and I don't know what to do. Should I take her to the vet? She also has a small cut on top of her head that isn't bleeding.

 

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Cleaning an Antique Oil PaintingI inherited a large oil painting (framed) and need to know how to clean it, properly? Is using a dust-rag sufficient?

 

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Mayhaw Tree CareMy tree had lots of mayhaw berries, but they were covered in a rust-like powder so none were fit to make jelly. What do I do for next year's crop?

 

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Sap Removal from Synthetic Window ScreensI have multiple areas with sap on a few window screens, will nail polish remover work?

 

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Black Stains on Coach bagI have purchased a patent leather Coach bag online. It had a few spots of dark stains that look more like ugly burn marks. Any ideas?

 

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Dog Has Black Tar Looking Buildup in EarsMy neighbor's dog has had this smelly black looking tar like ear infection for about a year now. I don't know why she hasn't taken her to the vet yet. I was curious what it could be and if it can harm the dog?

 

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Introducing New Kittens to Resident CatWe have one cat who is 4 years old and has just lost his friend. Would it be best to get one or two kittens to keep him company?

 

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Names for Interior Design BusinessKindly suggest the name for an interior design shop.

 

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Riding Mower Won't StartAfter changing the battery out on my Husquvarna riding mower it won't start. I have checked battery connection and the only fuse can find. Even the hour meter won't come on.

 

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Starting a New Lilac Bush by Layering and NickingCan a new lilac bush be started by laying a still-attached branch on the ground (holding it down with a rock) and covering it with soil? I've done this with forsythia with great results, but have never tried it with lilacs.

 

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Laptop Not Receiving E-mail and Printer Not PrintingMy Toshiba Satellite P855-S5200 will not receive emails and my HP Photosmart 7520 all-in-one printer will not print anything.

 

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Slogan Ideas for A DaycareI'm starting a daycare in my hometown. I am calling it Tiny Tots Nursery and Daycare, and I am in desperate need of a slogan or motto for it. Any ideas?

 

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Discontinued Imperial WallpaperI have a very old roll of Imperial wallcoverings, AB6054. Can you tell me if its still available?

 

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Making Stork Birds Out of Sea ShellsThere is a large shell on the Florida beach, that has a perfect stork shaped face and neck, but is very delicate. I have seen these shell birds made, but don't know how exactly. Most of it would need to be pinched off.

 

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