May 18, 2013

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Pizza Cutter

Other Uses for a Pizza CutterThis is a page about other uses for a pizza cutter. If you find that you don't really use your pizza cutter very much, consider the many other uses it can be put to.

 

Painted Wicker Chair

Painting Wicker FurnitureThis is a page about painting wicker furniture. One way to protect or refurbish your wicker furniture is by painting it.

 

Balsamic Vinegar

Using Balsamic VinegarThis is a page about using balsamic vinegar. Balsamic vinegar's delicious flavor enhances a variety of dishes.

 

Gum Drops

Gum Drop Salad RecipesThis page contains gum drop salad recipes. Gumdrop salad is a good choice for an Easter salad or for any occasion.

 

Stack of Oreo cookies, one of the ingredients in buster bar dessert.

Buster Bar Dessert RecipesThis page contains Buster Bar dessert recipes. Oreo cookies, ice cream, hot fudge, and more go into making this scrumptious frozen dessert.

 

cactus garden

Desert Gardening AdviceThis is a page about desert gardening advice. Having a beautiful garden in a desert environment is not impossible if you follow a few easy tips.

 

A sink full of dirty dishes.

Getting Your Family to Help CleanThis is a page about getting your family to help clean. Getting the entire family to help with cleaning is often a frustrating experience. There are, however, some very good ideas you can try to make cleaning a family activity.

 

Growing Sedum

Growing SedumThis is a page about growing sedum. There are many types of these succulents known as sedum. They are easy to grow and quite tolerant of poor growing conditions.

 

Sauteed Apples

Sauteed Apples RecipesThis page contains sauteed apples recipes. If you are looking for a delicious side dish made with apples, try a saute.

 

Arrowroot

Using ArrowrootThis is a page about using arrowroot. This herb, a tropical American plant, native to the rain forests of the West Indies, has culinary uses.

 

Topsy Turvy Tomato Grower

Homemade Topsy Turvy PlantersThis is a page about homemade topsy turvy planters. Topsy Turvy or upside down planters are easy to make at home from items you may already have.

 

Dyeing Leather Shoes

Dyeing Leather ShoesThis is a page about dyeing leather shoes. Don't toss your worn or outdated leather shoes, consider dyeing them.

 

Kool-Aid Punch

Kool-Aid Punch RecipesThis page contains Kool-Aid punch recipes. Make a delicious, affordable punch starting with your favorite Kool-Aid flavor.

 

Fresh Collard Greens

Cooking Fresh Collard GreensThis is a page about cooking fresh collard greens. If you have never tasted fresh collard greens you are missing out on a delicious vegetable side dish.

 

Privacy Fence

Building a Privacy FenceThis is a page about building a privacy fence. You can save money by building your own privacy fence. There are some tips that can this home improvement project go smoothly.

 

Baking in Canning Jars

Baking in Canning JarsThis is a page about baking in canning jars. Making cakes and pies in Mason style canning jars is a wonderful way to make great gifts or individual serving desserts.

 

Piano Keyboard

Removing Cigarette Smoke Odors From a PianoThis is a page about removing cigarette smoke odors from a piano. Getting a piano at a good price or as an inheritance is exciting, unless it comes with a lingering cigarette odor. There are methods you can use to remove this offensive odor from your new acquisition.

 

Above Ground Pool

Winterizing an Above Ground PoolThis is a page about winterizing an above ground pool. Just like inground pools, your above ground pool will need winterizing to protect it from damage.

 

Privacy Hedge

Growing a Privacy HedgeThis is a page about growing a privacy hedge. A privacy hedge is a natural alternative to the typical fence, to mark the boundary between homes.

 

Jack-o-Lantern Candle Holder

Making Mason Jar Jack-o'-Lantern Candle HoldersThese candle holders are inexpensive to make and will look great at your next Halloween party. This is a page about turning a mason jar into a jack-o'-lantern candle holder.

 

Old Cabinet TV

Uses for Old Cabinet TVsThis is a page about uses for old cabinet TVs. Wooden TV cabinets can be repurposed into exciting new furniture.

 

Church Tea

Church Harvest Tea IdeasThis is a page about church harvest tea ideas. Planning a church tea with a harvest theme can be a fun project.

 

Pizza Cutter

Cleaning a Pizza CutterThis is a page about cleaning a pizza cutter. Sauce and cheese can dry on your cutter and be difficult to clean off.

 

Patio Swing

Replacing the Canopy on a Patio SwingTime and the elements can take their toll on the fabric canopy of your outdoor swing. Rather than purchasing an entirely new swing you can replace the canopy. This is a page about replacing canopy on a patio swing.

 

Cupcakes made to look like corn on the cob, mashed potatoes and peas.

Making TV Dinner CupcakesThis is a page about making TV dinner cupcakes. Make this replica of a TV dinner complete with vegetable, mashed potatoes, and meat, using decorated cupcakes.

 

A wall with fleas in it.

Fleas Inside of WallsThis is a page about fleas inside of walls. Fleas inside your home can be difficult to get rid of.

 

Celosia

Growing Celosia (Cockscomb)This is a page about growing celosia (cockscomb). These heat and humidity loving annual flowers will add color to your garden. An added plus is their interesting flower shapes.

 

Growing Epimedium

Growing EpimediumThis is a page about growing epimedium. ,a native of China, is a good choice for your woodland garden.

 

Social Security Card

Investing Social Security IncomeThis is a page about investing Social Security income. Many retirees have to look for ways to increase their retirement funds and cash flow.

 

Wicker Furniture

Waterproofing Wicker FurnitureThis is a page about waterproofing wicker furniture. Wicker furniture is often used outdoors on patios and decks. Exposure to rain can eventually damage your wicker, if unprotected.

 

Trash Can Composter

Making a Trash Can ComposterThis is a page about making a trash can composter. You don't have to spend a lot of money to purchase a composter. Make an inexpensive one from a trash can.

 

Soundproofing Foam

Soundproofing a RoomThis is a page about soundproofing a room. Soundproofing a room to use as a home theater or music studio will keep the neighbors and other members of your household in blissful silence.

 

Home Energy Audit

Getting a Home Energy AuditThis is a page about getting a home energy audit. A home energy audit can help save you money on your utility bills.

 

Chihuahua

Best Dog Food for ChihuahuasThis is a page about the best dog food for Chihuahuas. Choosing the best food for your small breed dog can be confusing.

 

cat on a wicker chair

Repairing Cat Scratches on Wicker FurnitureThis is a page about repairing cat scratches on wicker furniture. Cats love to scratch and wicker furniture is a tempting substitute for a scratching post. Depending on the level of damage there are a few methods you can use to repair the area scratched by your pet.

 

Kitchen Countertop

Building Your Own CountertopsThis is a page about building your own countertops. Building your own countertops gives you the freedom to customize the look of your kitchen or bath and perhaps save money at the same time.

 

Articles

Closeup of Callie by fishtank.

In Memory of Callie (Pretty Mama)These are the last pictures I took of Callie at Christmas.

 

Crate filled with purple and white pansies.

Tips on Buying Violas and PansiesA lot of people may not know that viola and the pansy which is derived from the viola, are perennials. In their natural habitat, they will come back year after year. Their natural habitat has a climate much cooler than most parts of the States.

 

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Getting the Fat Smell Out of Chef WhitesI have to use non bio liquid due to eczema. I'm using Fairy, but to no avail. Please have some answers?

 

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Getting the Fat Smell Out of Chef WhitesI have to use non bio liquid due to eczema. I'm using Fairy, but to no avail. Please have some answers?

 

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Creating an Agenda for a New Garden ClubI am considering starting a garden club in my area. Can you give me some idea of what a typical meeting agenda would look like?

 

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Removing Dye Transfer on ClothingHow do I get rid a black dye on the white collar of my rugby jersey?

 

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Is Snobol Safe for SepticI have a septic tank, is Snobol safe to use in septic tanks?

 

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Interior Design Office Name IdeasI would like name ideas starting with letter H for an interior designer's office.

 

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Value of Newnes Pictorial Knowledge EncyclopediaI have the a set of Newnes Pictorial Knowledge, numbered 1-9, the Special Australian Edition. It is used, but in very good condition. I can not seem to find a year on the books...

 

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Dog Pees in the House When Left AloneI have two dogs and recently moved in with my boyfriend. If I go out for two, three, or even 4 hours she tends to pee in the kitchen. She also sleeps in there and pees in there some nights as well. Is there anything I can do as it seems like an attention or jealousy problem to me?

 

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Buying Boron for Treatment of ArthritisI live in in Toronto; where would I find the trace mineral boron for the treatment of arthritis?

 

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Package Lost by the Post OfficeWhat can I do to locate my lost package? The PO say I am out of time to lodge a complaint. The delay has been due to illness and I have medical evidence to prove this.

 

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Value of Chambers EncyclopaediasI have a 1924 set of green hardback Chambers Encyclopaedias. There are 9 volumes, in very good condition. What would they be worth?

 

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Checking Email on Straight Talk Cell PlanHow do register for my email on my Straight Talk cell phone plan?

 

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16th Birthday Party IdeasI'm 15 turning 16 next week. I need some ideas that are quick to plan and for a moderate amount of money. I'm having my best friends over. I don't drink alcohol and my parents would never allow a house party. All my best friends are different and I want them all to have fun.

 

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The New Caxton EncyclopediaI have a full set (18) of 1966 New Caxton encyclopedias by Purnell and Sons, Ltd. I am just wondering if they are worth any money? They are used, but in good condition.

 

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