April 1, 2014

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Tips for the Stay at Home Mom

Tips for the Stay at Home MomThis is a page about tips for the stay at home mom. It can be a real challenge to tackle repetitious chores and lack of adult interaction, when your all time job is taking care of children.

 

Frugal Curtain Tiebacks

Frugal Curtain TiebacksThis is a page about frugal curtain tiebacks. Besides tassels, there are decorative, inexpensive ways hold the curtains open.

 

Making Bread in a Can

Making Bread in a CanThis is a page about making bread in a can. You end up with a small, round loaf when a metal can is used for baking.

 

Displaying Concert Ticket Stubs

Displaying Concert Ticket StubsThis is a page about displaying concert ticket stubs. There are fun ways to exibit your memorabilia from shows you've had the opportunity to attend.

 

Condensation in Mobile Home

Condensation in Mobile HomeThis is a page about condensation in mobile home. It can appear that a mobile home is leaking when excess moisture is accumulates on the walls, due to condensation.

 

Ferris Wheel Photos

Ferris Wheel PhotosThis page contains Ferris wheel photos. The focal point of many amusement parks and fairs, and often visible from far away, is the rotating upright wheel.

 

Recipes

Monterey Jack Turkey Burger

Monterey Jack Turkey BurgerMonterey Jack turkey burgers are one of my favorites. I can't get enough of them. I make them for dinner, then eat one more patty as a late night snack, then a couple patties for breakfast, and finish them off for lunch the next day. It's an addiction!

 

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Irish CreamerTaste great and smells even better!

 

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Birdie Bread For ParrotsThis is an easy recipe for feeding your finicky parrot, especially African Grey parrots and Amazons. It's a great way to get them to eat vegetables and they don't even know it, but they love it!

 

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Grandma's Dry "Sloopy Joe" MixI make double amount just because the grandkids love "Sloopy Joe's" at my house! I refuse to spend money on those packages that are loaded with sodium and things we do not want to know about!

 

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Dishwasher Detergent to Clean Drip PansPlace drip pan in sink. Sprinkle on powdered dishwasher detergent. Pour boiling water on top. Carefully place drip pan directly on top of stovetop burner. Bring to boil, then reduce heat to low and leave it there for about 15 minutes.

 

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Healthy Icy Pet TreatsIf you have some small ramekins or little cups, you can make some healthy treats for your pet. Fill the cups with leftovers - add a little water and then freeze. It will provide a nice icy treat for your pet and will allow them to enjoy the challenge of getting it out of the container.

 

Avocado Pits in Egg Crates

Avocado Pits in Egg CratesIt is that time of year when I get the wonderful spring fever and want to start growing things. Here are a batch of avocado pits sitting in their own pods made from foam egg crates.

 

Recycled Pallet Window Cabinet

Recycled Pallet Window CabinetYou can take an old window and pallets and turn them into a beautiful primitive window hutch. My boyfriend made me this for Christmas one year.

 

Umbrella open upside down under houseplants.

Avoiding Messy Plant Clean-upCaring for your treasured plants can be a messy job with the water spillage, and the pruning, and all the dead leaves. I avoid this mess by inverting an umbrella under the plants I am working on to keep all the plant cuttings/dried up leaves off the floor and furniture.

 

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Removing Super Glue on Plastic LensesGet 91% alcohol and Q-tips and rub the smudge like crazy. This will take some time and a little elbow grease but it works. I just did it on my plastic lenses. And they are crystal clear. this really does work!

 

Questions

Dog on chair.

What Breed is My Dog?We got her at a really young age, someone just left her at my job. She is 2 now and we are still not able to tell what she is. We were thinking Chihuahua, but with something else?

 

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Help With CouponingI need lots of help with couponing 101; anybody willing to help?

 

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Discontinued Wallpaper BorderI am looking for "Going Fishing" border #375805166.

 

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Ridding the Yard of FleasI have fought the fleas for 40 years. I treat the house, dog, yard, and dog's bed. We pick up poop and put it in the trash. I have used liquid and granules, but still fleas. I have also used the diatomaceous earth stuff. I buy dewormer for tape worms from the feed store.

 

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Smell Coming from Truck Air ConditionerMy Dodge Ram 2014 emits an antiseptic odor, almost like entering a hospital. Like the odor of band-aides. I took it to an auto air repair shop. The man said he didn't have a clue. He told me to get air freshener. I have 4 grand kids and don't want this to be anything that will hurt them.

 

Brown and white puppy lying down.

What Breed is My Puppy?She is 8 weeks old.

 

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Finding Crochet Yarn for Charity ProjectsA group of ladies that I work with started crocheting hats and scarves for the Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Veterans Program. We try to use our own funds to supply the yarn and I've provided most everyone with the hooks, but we could sure use more yarn.

 

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Daycare Name IdeasMy name is Cassy, my friend Amanda and I are starting a daycare, but finding the perfect name has been hard. Any ideas?

 

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Sweet 16 for a BoyHow do I plan for a boy's sweet 16th birthday?

 

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12 Year Old Birthday Party IdeasMy daughter is turning 12 in May and her birthday is the last day of school. Most of all of her friends are boys and she's not a girly girl. Any ideas?

 

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Getting Rid of Ladybugs InsideI have been in my room and I have been finding ladybugs in the strangest places. My dad thinks that they are coming from the attic, but I have no patience anymore! I need help to try to get them out of my room.

 

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Maytag Neptune Displaying Error Code E3What does it mean when my washer stops before it spins and has error code E3?

 

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Day Care Name IdeasCan anyone help with names for a day care? I will be opening my own business soon had needed help on names please. I have two kids, Nyal and Maya.

 

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Kitchen Wall ColourWe have terracotta tile floors, black counters, and pecan colored cabinets. What colour should I paint the walls?

 

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10th Birthday Party IdeasMy daughter is turning 10 in 16 days, but I have nothing planned for her party. Please help me!

 

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Interior Design Business NameWhat is the ideal name for an interior designing business?

 

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