April 24, 2014

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Book of Popular Science

Finding the Value of The Book of Popular Science?This is a page about finding the value of The Book of Popular Science. Don't throw out those old science books. Even outdated reference books can have monetary and historical interest value for others.


Making a Potting Bench

Making a Potting BenchThis is a page about making a potting bench. A potting bench provides the gardener with a convenient place to work, as well as, store gardening supplies.


Red Rock Canyon

Red Rock Canyon State Park (CA) PhotosThis is a page about Red Rock Canyon state park (CA) photos. Red Rock Canyon state park, located in Kern County California, offers spectacular desert views including stunning geologic formations and colors, as well as, brilliant spring wildflower displays.


Clothespin Doll

Making Clothespin DollsThis is a page about making clothespin dolls. Clothes pins have long been a starting point for making many different craft projects.


Worm Bin

Making a Worm BinThis is a page about making a worm bin. Rather than buying a worm composting bin at your local nursery or online, try making one. It is a fun and easy to accomplish project that you can do with readily available supplies.


Crocheted Wrist Cuffs

Making Crocheted Wrist CuffsWrist cuffs can be a functional, as well as, stylish accessory. This page has a pattern for making a crocheted wrist cuffs.


House With Vinyl Siding

Removing Wood Stain From Vinyl Siding?This is a page about removing wood stain from vinyl siding. Spills happen, but can be very frustrating and often difficult to clean up, especially when they involve wood stain type products.


woman covering her mouth

Home Remedies for Sjogren's Syndrome?This is a page about home remedies for Sjogren's syndrome. An uncomfortable glandular disorder that causes dryness of the mouth and eyes, and can be quite embarrassing.


Working on a Crocheted Tote Bag

Making a Crocheted Tote BagThis is a page about making a crocheted tote bag. If you know how to crochet then you can make your own stylish and utilitarian tote bags.


Stew cooking in a stainless steel pan.

Duck Stew RecipesThis page contains duck stew recipes. Hearty, flavorful duck stew recipes can be prepared using either wild or domestic ducks.


A child's drawing of a house, the sun and three stick figures.

Creating Quilts With Kids ArtworkThis is a page about creating quilts with kids artwork. Quilting is such a versatile craft; you can incorporate your children's artwork into a quilt for you, grandparents, or a favorite teacher.


Yarn and a crochet hook.

Throwing a Crochet Tea PartyThis is a page about throwing a crochet tea party. Having a tea party for your friends that crochet is a great way to get together to socialize, craft, and share project ideas.



Using ThriftyFunThis is a page about using ThriftyFun. Beginning in 1997 ThriftyFun members have been sharing inexpensive solutions to everyday problems and ideas for crafting, creative recycling, gardening, frugal living, recipes and more.


Laptop with Screensaver Running

Computer Screensavers or WallpaperThis is a page about computer screensavers or wallpaper. Endless possibilities of images can fill up the blank screen of your computer. Wallpaper and screensavers are primarily used for entertainment and security.


Making Crocheted Coasters

Making Crocheted CoastersThis is a page about making crocheted coasters. If you are looking for a quick, fun crochet project for yourself or to give as a gift, then crochet coasters may be just the thing.


Layered Salt Art

Making Layered Salt ArtThis is a page about making layered salt art. Layered salt art projects are fun for adults and kids alike and the result is a colorful decorative bit of home decor.


vintage range

Painting AppliancesThis is a page about painting appliances. You can paint an appliance either to repair damage to the finish or to change your kitchen's decor.



Organizing Sunglasses?If you have multiple pairs of sunglasses, making or buying a storage rack may be the best way to keep them organized and easily accessible. This is a page about organizing sunglasses.


Arctic Ice Road

Arctic Ice Road Photos and InformationThis is a page about arctic ice road photos and information. Vehicle driving in the far north is always subject to the road conditions, temperature and visibility.


Old refrigerator with yellow stains.

Removing Yellow Stains on AppliancesThe exterior and interior surfaces of appliances can become stained. Depending on the cause, many of these stains can be removed or diminished. This is a page about removing yellow stains on appliances.


Paper Tiara

Making a Paper TiaraThis is a page about making a paper tiara. Parties and dress-up play activities are the perfect time for making and wearing a paper tiara.


Rectangle Crochet Sweater

Making a Rectangle Crochet SweaterThis is a page about making a rectangle crochet sweater. A simple crochet rectangle can be the basis for a comfy sweater.


Crocheted Wrist Pin Cushion

Making a Crocheted Wrist Pin CushionThis is a page about making a crocheted wrist pin cushion. For the multitalented crafter, a crocheted pin cushion is a fun way to use your crochet skills to make a sewing tool.


Birthday Party Centerpiece

Birthday Party Centerpiece IdeasThis is a page about birthday party centerpiece ideas. A creative centerpiece can help complete the theme for that birthday party you are planning.


Swiffer Wet Jet

Replacing the Bottle on a Swiffer Wet Jet?This is a page about replacing the bottle on a Swiffer Wet Jet. When the bottle on your Swiffer breaks or needs to be refilled it can be a hassle to accomplish the job. You don't, however, necessarily need to go buy a new mop.


Taggie Baby Blanket

Making a Taggie Baby BlanketThis is a page about making a taggie baby blanket. Babies love to touch and hold on to the ribbon tags on this style baby blanket. You can save money and create a unique taggie at home, with minimal sewing skills.


Screened Porch

Winterizing a Screened Porch?This is a page about winterizing a screened porch. There are ready-made panels you can buy, or you can can make winterizing your screened porch a DIY project.


chicken broth

Substituting Bouillon Cubes with Bouillon Granules?This is a page about substituting bouillon cubes with bouillon granules. Bouillon granules can easily be substituted for the cubes in a recipe, you just need to have the conversion information.


Making a Sit-Up-On

Making a Sit-UponThis is a page about making a sit-up-on. Making a sit-upon is a shared memory for many former Girl Scouts. These easy to make pads are great for camping or gardening and the perfect project to share with your children.


sewing machine

Using Fabric Selvage Edges for CraftsThis is a page about using fabric selvage edges for crafts. When saving fabric scraps for future craft projects don't neglect the selvage edges. They can be used to make projects with a really unique appearance.


A kitten sitting on a concrete floor.

Cleaning Pet Urine Odors from Concrete...This is a page about cleaning pet urine odors from concrete or cement. Kennel floors and patios can retain the odor of pet urine.


A woman using a computer.

Sending eCardsThis is a page about sending eCards. There are a multitude of websites that offer free and for purchase eCards. The variety is amazing, making it fun to choose just the right greeting for any occasion.


Big Sable Lighthouse

Ludington, Michigan Frugal Travel GuideThis is a page about Ludington, Michigan frugal travel guide. On the shore of Lake Michigan and far removed from large cities, the scenic beaches and recreational opportunities, make this area great for a vacation.



Beef with Root Vegetables

Beef with Root VegetablesI have two boys in soccer and my husband is coaching, so crock-pot dinners are a must on busy practice nights when we can't all eat dinner together. Beef with root vegetables fits the bill perfectly.


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Wanda Colerick's CakeMoist, low calorie, easy, Can't ask for more! The applesauce makes it tastes like a sweet apple cake!



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Chop Sticks as Toaster TongsI noticed a few different gadgets being sold to grab toast from the toaster.


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Add Coffee to Enhance Chocolate FlavorIf making chocolate cake or chocolate shakes or chocolate frosting or chocolate anything, add coffee to the mix. Brew it really strong. It deepens and really brings out the flavor of chocolate.


Arctic Ice Road (Tuktoyuktuk, Northwest Territories)

Arctic Ice Road (Tuktoyuktuk, Northwest...From Inuvik, North West Territories to Tuktoyuktuk on the ice road to see the Arctic Ocean.


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Add Nutmeg To Dairy RecipesIf making anything with cream or milk; be it quiche, sauce, gravy or even cream in your coffee; ALWAYS add a pinch or two of nutmeg.


Check Your Car for Recalls

Check Your Car for RecallsAutomobile manufacturers offer free repairs called "recalls" for many problems which affect their cars. These repairs are generally available from the nearest dealer whether a car has had one or many owners.


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Homemade Glass CleanerFill up bottle sprayer almost two inches to the rim. Add 1 Tbsp dish detergent and 1 tsp. of any dishwasher rinse aid. Add blue food color, if desired.


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Tarp for Moving LeavesToday, I was out raking the leftover fall leaves. They were wet from the rain, and there were a lot of them. Instead of painstakingly raking them all the way from the house to the edge of the road where I needed to put them, I took out a large tarp.


Buying tomatoes with cash.

Need, Love, and Want Rule for PurchasesYears ago, I read an article suggesting the "need, love, or want" rule when making purchases. This has worked well for me and I'd like to share my experience.



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Child Care Business Name Ideas?I'm opening a child care center in a northwoods town. There's already one that has a play on "the northwoods" plus I feel like everyone does that, and it can get sort of tacky. It's in a lake town. There is lots of wildlife around.


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German Shepherd is Small?I have a German Shepherd dog that is 9 months old, but he is looking small. How I can get him bigger?


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Name Suggestions for my New Daycare?Hi, I'm trying to name my daycare that I just started. My name is Meagan. I'll take anything for suggestions. Don't be shy!


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Removing Purple Fabric Dye On Painted Model Car?I accidentally left an old microfiber cloth, colored dark purple, in my white painted model car. The microfiber cloth is compressed to the model car and unfortunately its color is printed unto to the model car's white paint.


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Dental Services for Low Income Seniors?I am a disabled senior citizen and am low income. I am in bad need of a dental/denture program for low income senior citizens.


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