December 14, 2013

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Chocolate Muffins

Chocolate Muffins RecipesThe more chocolate the better when making these delicious treats. This page contains chocolate muffin recipes.

 

Thrifty Chef's Tools

Thrifty Chef's ToolsThis is a page about thrifty chef's tools. Many of the tools needs to be a successful chef may be lying around right in front of you or can be had very inexpensively.

 

Man in Hospital With Get Well Card

Sending Get Well CardsThis page contains tips for sending get well cards. When some one you know is in the hospital or recovering from an illness, you want them to know you are thinking of them.

 

Woman Polishing Silver

Preventing Silver from TarnishingUnsightly tarnish can mar the beauty of fine silver. With care and proper storage silver tarnish can be prevented.

 

Woman Recycling Her Old Cell Phone

Recycling Your Old Cell Phones And ComputersThis is a page about recycling your old cell phones and computers. Electronics are made of valuable resources. Recycling old cell phones and computers helps prevent pollution and saves energy.

 

Shipped Flowers

Sending Flowers Long DistanceThis page is about sending flowers long distance. You can brighten someone's day far away by having a floral arrangement delivered, but it can be expensive.

 

Hibiscus Flower

Getting Hibiscus Flowers to BloomThis is a page about getting hibiscus flowers to bloom. Hibiscus is a beautiful tropical plant that with proper care can bloom year round.

 

Castor Oil

Uses for Castor OilThis is a page about uses for castor oil. Castor oil has many different health, beauty aid, and home remedy uses.

 

Smoking in Car

Removing Nicotine Residue from a Car InteriorThis is a page about removing nicotine residue from a car interior. Smoking in a car can leave a terrible buildup of nicotine residue that is unsightly and smells bad.

 

Man Repairing a Toilet

Repairing a ToiletThis is a page about repairing a toilet. If you know a few things about how toilets work repairing them doesn't have to be difficult and can be quite simple.

 

Dog With Little Girl

Dog is Aggressive Around ChildrenThis page is about dog is aggressive around children. Understanding why a dog behaves confrontational with children will help keep it, and everyone else comfortable and secure.

 

Pile of Old Tires

Disposing of Old TiresThis page is about disposing of old tires. Finding a way to get rid of old tires where they can be useful and without having to pay, is the best.

 

Tarragon Chicken

Tarragon Chicken RecipesTarragon provides a distinct flavor and makes chicken so delicious. This page contains tarragon chicken recipes.

 

Girl Downloading Music

Tips for Downloading MusicThis page contains tips for downloading music. You don't have to wait or leave home to find and buy your favorite music files on the internet.

 

Hanging Basket

Creating Hanging BasketsThis is a page about creating hanging baskets. Hanging baskets are a nice way to add a touch of color while showing off some lovely plants around your house.

 

Ground Beef and Rice Casserole

Ground Beef and Rice Casserole RecipesAn inexpensive baked dish can be made with cooked ground meat and rice. It is a great way to use up leftovers. This page contains ground beef and rice casserole recipes.

 

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Bind Edge of Robe SleevesBuy some lace, about 2 inches wide in any color you like. Fold in half lengthwise and press with a warm iron. Bind edge of sleeve, like you bind a potholder. Sew with thread of the same color as the lace.

 

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Powdered Sugar Pancake WedgesA simple, but delightful snack good for a holiday party is pancakes. Yes, pancakes, but made over. These can be made with leftover pancakes as well.

 

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Add Perfume To HumidifierI do enjoy the odor of light scent in cologne and perfume but I'm allergic to most perfume. I did find a way to enjoy the scent without it actually touching my skin.

 

Young girl holding cat.

Annabelle (Cat)She was born in my closet! She was a surprise.

 

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Repairing a Sewing MachineCan the tension wire in a sewing machine get stretched or be out of place? Mine does not pick up the thread or spring back when threaded. I have a Brother VX-810 model.

 

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Windshield Washers Not SprayingI have a 2005 Honda Civic. My windshield wipers work, but no fluid comes out when pressed. I don't hear the pump when doing this. Could it be a pump issue or something else?

 

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Value of Funk and Wagnalls New Illustrated Encyclopedia of Family HealthI have a 1988 edition of the Funk and Wagnalls "New Illustrated Encyclopedia of Family Health. It is in very good condition. They consist of volumes 1 thru 24 and look like they have never been read. Is there any value or interest in this set? How much is it worth?

 

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Kitchen Paint Color AdviceWe have white appliances, light wood cabinets, and a tan vinyl floor. We are getting new countertops. If you could also advise on what color they should be, would be very helpful.

 

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Fertilizer for Outdoor Norfolk Pine TreesWhat type of fertilizer is recommended for an outdoor Norfolk pine tree and how often should it be applied? The tree is located in PalmBeach Florida and is about 5 feet now.

 

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Can I Add Vinegar to my Humidifier?I want to know if I can put vinegar in the water in my humidifier. Would it be harmful to breath it in? How about for the kids?

 

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Selling a Home in Need of RepairI live in a mobile home that needs work. I can't afford these repairs. Propane costs about 2,000.00 a year which is way over my budget. I can't sell it without all these repairs being done. How can I go about moving without having to do this? I plan to move into senior housing.

 

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Finding Free FurnitureI'm a single mother. My daughter and I are moving. We need a couch, dining table, and dressers. Are there any places near me that help low income families with getting furniture for free?

 

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Pruning a Salvia AmistadShould I cut a plant called salvia amistad right back in the winter?

 

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Making a Ginger Air FreshenerWe recently took a cruise on Halong Bay in Vietnam. Our cabin smelled of fresh grated ginger every time we walked in. I'd like to be able to duplicate that wonderful fresh smell at home. Any ideas?

 

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Social Security Death BenefitsIf a father signs his rights away for his child and that child has been legally adopted, and years later her biological father (that signed his rights away) passes away, will that child be eligible to get his death benefits?

 

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Name Ideas for Daycare BusinessWe are opening a home daycare. I have a degree in education as well as a CDA so we will be educationally, however, creative/play learning based. People keep suggesting we use my name Carol or last name Hart. I am not necessarily thrown to this unless it is catchy. Any suggestions.

 

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Using Capstar for an Older CatMy cat is about 20 -25 yrs old. Is it still safe for him?

 

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Free Yarn for Charity ProjectsHow can I find free yarn? I am making hats for cancer patients.

 

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SSDI and Social Security Survivor's BenefitsMy son has lost his dad's survivors benefit because I was recently was approved for SSDI. He will get 50%. I'm happy about that, but feel bad for him that he loses his dad's benefit which his dad payed into.

 

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Identifying Flying Bugs in my HouseWhen we're burning wood during the winter, between December and about the end of March, there are little tiny bugs flying around my kitchen table and in my bedroom. When I'm eating food, they like to land on my plate and usually they die, but sometimes they crawl for a few seconds then die.

 

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Looking for Roasted Chicken Ramen Soup RecipeThere is a recipe called roasted chicken ramen soup out there. I can't find mine so if any one has a recipe please post it. Thanks.

 

Black and white puppy on couch.

What Breed is My Puppy?The mother is a tri colour mini Australian Shepherd. The owner told me the father was a small black dog. Any suggestions on what breed?

 

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My 95 Ranger Heater Not WorkingThe block won't even heat up. I replaced the thermostat today and the old one was in pieces so I thought that was it but it still won't heat up. Any advice?

 

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Singer Steam Press Trips Residual CircuitWhen the on/off switch is placed in the "on" position it blows the residual circuit breaker on the main circuit board.

 

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1993 S-10 A/C Heater Not Blowing AirI have a 1993 Chevy S-10 pickup and the a/c and heater does not blow air.

 

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