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Making a Tighter Prettier BowIt is almost that time of year we seem to make or attempt to make bows for Christmas. My tip is that you can get a much tighter bow and a prettier bow if, when finishing, you twist the whole bow instead of the wire.
Petie the Cat (Tabby)Petie had to find a home when his loving owners would not be allowed to keep him along with his three other brothers and sisters.
Annie and Fuzzy (Cats)Annie showed up pregnant and hungry at our door...the rest is history!
The Three Amigos (Dachshunds)The three oldest members of our Dachshund family; Tootsie, Dapple, and Jackpot. Jackpot was purchased from a local breeder.
Selling Black Walnut Trees for Lumber?I live in Ohio and have 3 black walnut trees that I want someone to pay me for. I want someone to come and cut them down and haul them away and pay me. Any suggestions?
Finding Vet Who Will Accept Monthly Payments?At the moment we are in receipt of Council Tax benefit (support), but because of earning about 20 pound a month too much we will soon not be eligible. We are still only making ends meet and the fact that we were eligible for PDSA treatment for a cat we took off the street may end soon.
Disaster Assistance Options for DuraWeave Pet Food Bags?Ever since Purina began using of the large size polypropylene "DuraWeave" bags I have been saving them, certain a good use would arise and they would not go to waste. In particular, my first thought had been how well these might be used for sandbagging in flood situations...
Determining a Cleaning Fee?I recently quoted a potential client 125.00 for a 5 bedroom, 3 bath, 3200 sq foot home. She was quick to tell me she had someone clean for considerably less. She also has 3 children, a pet rabbit, and a dog inside.
Puppy Keeps Running Out of the Yard?My family and I have a German Shepherd that keeps on running to the neighbors. We live on a dairy farm, so we can't put a fence up and she already ran out on the highway.Please help us. We don't want to give her away.
12 Year Old Birthday Ideas?My sister is turning 12 in 2 weeks or so. She knows what friends she wants but has no idea of a party. There are 7 girls coming and she said it must be a sleepover. We need it to be cheap to. Any ideas?
Removing the Face Plate on Sewing Machine?My sewing machine, a Bernette 50 (gotten used), makes a loud squeaking noise when I sew, the faster I sew, the louder it gets. I oiled everywhere I'm supposed to, and a mechanic told me I could try taking it apart.
Neighbor Walks Dog and Allows It to Pee and Poop in My Yard?This young man who lives behind me on another street walks his dog (on leash) around the block which includes my street. I have nicely asked the owner not walk his dog in my yard and he called me all sorts of names and still intentionally walks into my yard to pee on my plants and trees.
Name Ideas for Interior Design Firm?I want to open an interior designing firm. Please suggest me a name which starts with "k". Thanks.
Crickets and Grasshoppers Eating Roses?I moved to my house 2 years ago, I had lovely established roses in the garden and had bought my potted roses from my rental with me, and within a year the crickets/grasshoppers had killed all my potted roses and decimated my established ones.
1924 World Book Encyclopedias?I have a set of 1924 Work Book Encyclopedias minus the 4th book. What are they worth?I also have two volumes of the World at War 1916. They were copyrighted in 1921.
Glider is Going Too Far Back?What is wrong if the chair going back too far, as if to turn over?
13 Birthday Party Ideas?My daughter is turning 13 in February. She wants to have a boy girl party and I don't know what to do.
Cub Cadet Won't Start?I replaced the starter solenoid and still get the clicking sound. The volt meter shows low voltage on the low voltage side. Anyone know the cause of this?
Golden Venture Folding or 3D Origami Book?Where in the UK can I get a project book for 3D origami or Golden Venture Folding?
Information on Murphy Cedar Chest Model#4017?I have a Murphy cedar chest. It says Murphy 4017 on the back. Is there anywhere I can look up models to find out more information on what it's worth and what exact year it was made. Although I believe mine was made between 1985-1989, because I was a small child when it was purchased for me.
Canning Soups Without a Pressure Canner?What kind of soup using tomatoes can be canned "without" using a pressure canner?
Dealing with a Spouse Who Drives Drunk?My. Husband drove with me and my son in his cab drunk. I had no clue, I sensed that he had alcohol on his breath before leaving the house, but he said that it wasn't alcohol so I believed him. We left with our 3 month old baby in the car and he was drunk and I didn't even notice!
Leaving a Verbally Abusive Spouse?I am a mother of 4 children. I am married to a verbally and sometimes physically abusive man. He is not the kids biological father. I know if I leave it will be with only my children, very little money I can stash away without him knowing, and maybe a couple of suitcases of clothes.