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Pencil ReviewsThis is a page about pencil reviews. When you find a product that you really like or dislike, you want to share your opinion with others.
Removing Soap Build Up in LaundryThis is a page about removing soap build up from laundry. Depending on what kind and how much detergent you use in your washer, you can end up with soap residue on your laundry.
Storing Plastic WrapThis is a page about storing plastic wrap. Finding the best way to store your wrap will make it easy to work with and help reduce waste.
Buying Wholesale Fabric?This is a page about Buying Wholesale Fabric. Whether starting a fabric store or selling specialty clothing or crafts, you will want to get the best price possible for your materials.
Plastic Wrap for Keeping Bananas FreshTo keep bananas fresh for a few days longer, wrap a piece of plastic wrap on the stem of the bunch.
Bald Eagles on High (Ontario)While walking along the Thames River, I noticed two Bald Eagles
Reusing Healthy Choice ContainersI want to confirm the use of these for plant plates that catch water and keep the plant from sitting in water.
Vittles Vaults for Storing Chicken FoodWe wanted to store our chicken food and treats outside for easier access. However, without proper storage you will likely attract pests and you run the risk of the food spoiling from moisture.
Let Children Get DirtyI worry that too often in today's society, we are keeping kids from just being kids. It is rare that I see children outdoors, splashing through puddles and making mud pies.
Vinegar for Fried Fish OdorWhen frying fish in the house after frying fish, use apple cider vinegar. Boil in a large or medium pot for between thirty minutes and an hour. Watch closely and you will not smell fish in your place. Try it, you will like the difference. It will smell very fresh and nice.
Decorah Eagle CamIf you would like to see and follow an eagle family raising their young, the Decorah eagle has laid an egg.
Use Dryer Sheets to Freshen UpYou've had a long day at the office and you are about to meet a client or attend a meeting and you need to freshen up. Don't reach for perfume or cologne, use a tumble dryer scented sheet and rub over your clothing.
Snowy White Owl (Toronto)Beautiful female snowy white owl on the shores of Lake Ontario, just east of downtown Toronto
Place Overalls Inside PillowcaseIf drying overalls is chipping the inside of your dryer, put the overalls in a pillow case and safety pin it shut. This should cushion the metal fitting enough to protect the paint. As long as you take them out of the pillow case right away, they will be ready to wear. Hope this helps.
Ball Foot MassagerSit down and place a tennis ball or golf ball under your foot. Put pressure on the ball and roll it around under your foot. Works wonders. You can get right to the pressure point that hurts.
Cup Hooks to Store Kitchen ImplementsMy kitchen drawers were full of kitchen tools and hard to zoom in on what it was I needed without digging for it. I have fallen in love with the metal cup hooks I got from the hardware store, very inexpensive, very useful.
Baby Oil for Foggy HeadlightsIf your headlights are already damaged as in you've used sandpaper and/or restorer and NOTHING is bringing them back from the fog, you can use baby oil on a paper towel and buff until clear after you wash them well.
Fleece Blankets Instead of Sheets for WinterI was brought up to think that sleeping in your blankets was dirty, because of course blankets were heavy and couldn't be washed as easily as sheets. However, modern lightweight fleece blankets are an entirely different proposition.
Getting Musty Smell out of BooksWhat I did was take the book and spread it out, blowing it with the blow dryer. I flipped the pages back and forth to get them all. Then, I sprayed the outer cover with some Febreeze fabric spray and then wiped it off.
House Sitting Service During the SummerI am 14 and I put up posters around town for my house sitting service during the summer. Before long, I had 5 different jobs lined up. I charged 5-10 dollars a day, depending on how much work it was. I made over four hundred dollar in about 8 months.
Remember Forever (McLure Park, OK)The day my boyfriend took me to McLure Park. I think he knew that I associated that park with sadness, humiliation and pain, due to a previous bad experience with a person that I cared about and trusted.
Finding the Prices on Porcelain Dolls?I have about 10 -15 assorted porcelain dolls ranging from small to large size. I tried to look up a price on eBay, but did not have any luck. I just wanted to get rid of them although I did not want to put them in a yard sale.
House Trained Dog Has Starting Peeing Inside at Night?I have a 4yr old Border Terrier who has started peeing in the house at night. I put her back in her crate last night and she peed in there also.
Bissell Carpet Cleaner Won't Spray Foam Cleaner?My Bissell carpet shampooer won't spray the cleaning solution.
Barbie Plastic Canvas Pattern?Does anyone know where I can get this plastic canvas pattern, Barbie "dream home bathroom"?
New Name for Homebased Daycare?Any suggestions for a home based daycare that includes "learning" and my first name, Donna?
Looking for Freebie Magazine?About 25-30 yrs ago I subscribed to a magazine called Freebies. I can't seem to find it or anything similar to it. Can you help me find it?
Mother's Day Luncheon Food and Decoration Ideas?Our DAR group would like to have a Mother's Day luncheon for Gold Star Moms whose son or daughter is in the armed forces serving overseas. Any ideas for decorations and food would be very helpful. I do not know how many would be attending at this time.
SSI/Child Support?My son has autism. He receives SSI. I am in the process of getting a divorce. My soon to be ex wants child support for him. If she receives child support will it effect his SSI?
Freezing Bananas?When is the best time to put the bananas in the freezer? I need to know the best time to cut them before placing in the freezer for my smoothies. When they are green or right as they start turning ripe?
Kitchen Cupboard Colour Advice?I have 1 teal wall, 3 cream walls, and black flooring. What would be the best colour for my kitchen cupboards?
Childcare Business Slogan Ideas?I am looking for a good slogan for Stay, Play, and Learn Childcare.
Treating a Dog's Ear Infection?I have a dog about 2 and a half years old. Her name is Darla. She's been having a bad ear infection for awhile now. It seems to get worst. I hear vinegar and peroxide help or olive oil. Please tell me what to do. I feel bad. I love her and she looks so irritated.
17th Birthday Beach Party Ideas?I was thinking of inviting 6 friends (girls only) to my beach house to just hang around there. I can't throw a big party because my house is small, but there are restaurants, tennis courts, and beaches (2) nearby so what would be fun?
Gift Ideas for Boyfriend's 15th Birthday?My boyfriend and I have been dating for a year and 5 months. His birthday is in 3 days. I already have an American Eagle t-shirt and the Hollister cologne with balloons. I just need something special and more personal to top all of it.
Flywheel Spindle Turns When Winding Bobbin?I have a Janome Memory Craft 4000. When winding a bobbin the bobbin spindle is moved to the right to disengage the clutch, but the flywheel/spindle is still turning.
Getting Dental Work Done Without Insurance?We need emergency dental periodontal work with no money and no insurance in Seattle, Washington. Any suggestions?
Donating Used Greeting Cards?Where do I donate greeting cards?
Letting a Shih Tzu's Hair Grow Out?I have a Shih Tzu and he is 4 months old. I want to grow his fur out, but the fur on his face is too short to tie and it's like sticking out in front of his eyes. Is there a way that I could put anything in it to at least hold it down?
Making a Friendship Package?Years ago, there was a package that you could make that held an elastic, an eraser, Hershey Kisses, and a few other things that had a poem that went with it. Does anyone have the information and what went into the package?
What Breed is My Dog?A friend gave him to me as they could not keep him. I don't know how old he is or what breed he is. Please help.
Buying a New Foot Pedal for New Home Sewing Machine?I can't use my sewing machine as I have lost the pedal to it. Also the bobbin box it is old. The make is New Home. Where could I buy these?
Helping a Dog Gain Weight After Being Sick?I have an 8 year old Pit Bull. He was sick a couple weeks back and he didn't wanna eat so we had him on a special diet, but he was skinny although not too skinny. He is better now and I have been feeding him 2 times a day and giving him plenty of water, but he's not putting weight on.
Receiving Social Security Survivor's Benefits?Will I still receive my check if my mom signs guardianship over to her boyfriend?