May 16, 2013

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Cooked Bacon

Freezing Cooked BaconThis page is about freezing cooked bacon. Precooked bacon can save you time preparing breakfast.


Chocolate Chip Cookies

Making Cookies on an Electric GriddleThis page is about making cookies on an electric griddle. Energy can be saved by cooking on a griddle instead of heating up the oven.


Old Tennis Shoes

Uses for Old Tennis Shoes?This is a page about uses for old tennis shoes. Once your tennis shoes are too worn and ugly to wear, their usefulness is far from over.


Homemade OxiClean

Homemade OxiClean RecipesBuying multiple cleaning products can be expensive. Sometimes you can make a homemade version of a popular cleaning agent from products you may already have around your house. This is a page about homemade OxiClean recipes.



OxiClean ReviewsThis page contains OxiClean reviews. OxiClean is a product sold as a stain remover that can be used in the laundry and for other cleaning purposes.


Sock Hop

Sock Hop Party Ideas?This is a page about sock hop party ideas. A sock hop party is as fun to plan as it is to attend. Bring the 50s and early rock 'n roll back and have a blast.


Condiment Packets

Uses for Leftover Condiment PacketsA collection of left over fast food condiments can be useful for other occasions. This page is about uses for leftover condiment packets.


bread loaf in a bread machine pan

Keeping Bread From Sticking in a Bread Machine?This is a page about keeping bread from sticking in a bread machine. It is frustrating to have your loaf of bread stick to the interior of the bread machine.


Eggs cooking on an electric griddle.

Buying an Electric GriddleThis is a page about buying an electric griddle. Electric griddles are not all created equal. Some preform much better than others of equal or higher price.


basket of clothing

Uses for Old ClothingThis page contains uses for old clothing. A scarecrow, material for a quilt, and rags are just a few of the ways old clothes can be useful.


Refrigerator Door

Testing a Refrigerator SealThis is a page about testing a refrigerator seal. The gasket on your refrigerator is designed to keep cold air in and warm air out. If it is not sealing properly your refrigerator is not working as efficiently as it could.


Garbage Bag

Saving Money on Garbage BagsThis page is about saving money on garbage bags. There are a number of ways to save on these bags and reduce the bulk of your garbage.


Air Conditioner

Keeping Birds Away From Air ConditionersThis is a page about keeping birds away from air conditioners. Birds are known to use an air conditioning unit either as a roost or as a good place to build their nest.


Emergency Reflector

Make Your Own Emergency ReflectorsThis is a page about how to make your own emergency reflectors. Part of your car emergency kit can include some homemade emergency reflectors.


Egg Yolk

Non-Food Uses for Egg Yolks?This is a page about non-food uses for egg yolks. Whether you are cutting them from your diet for health reasons or have some yolks left after baking, there are uses other than cooking they can be put to.


daughter and step dad

Gift Ideas for a Step Dad?This is a page about gift ideas for a step dad. Stepdads play an important role in the family, sometimes they are the only father children know. Choosing the right gift is important to show your love and appreciation for all he does.


Wood Salad Bowl

Caring For Wood Salad BowlsThis is a page about caring for wood salad bowls. Wood bowls are popular for serving salad because they do not give the salad a bad or metallic taste. Maintaining your wooden salad bowls is easy to do.


Bean Bag Chair

Making a Bean Bag Chair?This is a page about making a bean bag chair. Bean bag chairs have been around for decades. These comfortable lounge about chairs can be cheaper to make than they are to buy.


Toddler Playing

Keeping Toddlers OccupiedThis page is about keeping toddlers occupied. These young people have a short attention span, but are capable of learning and doing many things.


London Broil

Cooking a London BroilThis is a page about cooking a London broil. London broil actually refers more to the method of cooking than an actual cut of beef. The important thing to keep in mind when preparing a London broil is to cook it in such a way as to prevent it drying out and getting tough.


Dried Roses

Preserving Dried RosesThis is a page about preserving dried roses. Once you have dried your roses, you will want to store them in such a way as to preserve them either for future use in crafts or as mementos.


Dried White Rose

Drying White Roses?This is a page about drying white roses. White flowers tend to yellow as they dry, roses are no exception. But there are alternative methods you can try that may help preserve their color.



Buying a Jigsaw?This is a page about buying a jigsaw. A jigsaw is a useful small electric tool that comes in handy for a variety of craft and home maintenance jobs. Choosing the best one for your projects is important.


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Replacing Your Lawn With Plants?Having to regularly maintain a lawn is not the yard that everyone desires. This page is about replacing your lawn with plants.


Mouth Guard

Cleaning a Smelly Mouth Guard?It answers the question about how to keep your mouth guard smelling nice and clean with daily maintenance. This page is about cleaning a smelly mouth guard.


lavender gift box

Gift Ideas Using Dried HerbsThis page contains gift ideas using dried herbs. There are many ways to use herbs for fragrant and flavor filled gifts.


Replacing Your Lawn With Plants

Replacing Your Lawn With Plants?This page is about replacing your lawn with plants. Having to regularly maintain a lawn is not the yard that everyone desires.



Indian Butter ChickenChicken makhani is a delicious classic Indian dish.


Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry ShortcakeAfter buying a huge flat of strawberries, I realized that I need to find a few ways to use them up.



A Healthy Path For Losing Weight

A Healthy Path For Losing WeightMy neighbor recently contacted me to ask for some weight loss tips. She had noticed me gardening last week and was struck by how much weight I had lost. It didn't happen overnight but as my mentor would say, "You didn't gain the weight overnight either".



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Senior Dog Peeing Inside?We adopted a senior dog, who is also blind, in December. William is a Beagle Dachshund mix. I was told he was housebroken by the rescue. He pees in the house and we've done everything we can think of to try to stop him. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated! Thank you.


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Removing Hair Dye from Walls and Floor?I dyed my hair black last weekend and it won't come out of my walls and floor. What should I use to get it out? I used everything I could think of. Please help.


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Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches for 100?I am planning a graduation party for approx. 100 guests. What is the easiest and most inexpensive way to prepare the pulled chicken?


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Catchy Daycare Slogan Needed?Can anyone help me with a good slogan for Small Wonders Daycare?


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18.5 Twin Cylinder Intek Briggs and Stratton Won't Start?I have a twin cylinder 18.5 horsepower intek turbo cooled Briggs and Stratton engine on my Craftsman riding lawn mower. This is what happened and what I've done, I was finished mowing my lawn and tried to disengage the blades, but they didn't disengage, they just kept spinning...


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Perm Damaged Colored Hair?I have heavy highlighted hair and I just got a perm two days ago. Now my hair has no elasticity at all and it's so dry and unmanageable. I can't even comb it unless I put a bunch of oil in it; it literally feels like cotton.


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Using Coffee Grinds for Odors?There was a posting for using coffee grinds for odors. I am not sure how it read to use them.


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Iron On T-shirt Transfers Cracking?I am making tee shirts with my kindergarten class. I am using Avery iron on transfers. They iron on easily however, after a few hours, I notice they begin to crack. Is there something I can spray over the picture to prevent this from happening? Please help!


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Value of German Porcelain Doll?I have a porcelain doll with Handwerck 5 Germany, 119-13 on it. I was trying to find out what it's worth.


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Keeping Cats Out of Flower Pots?How do I keep cats out of my flowers in pots on my porch?


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