July 1, 2014

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Computer Sleep Mode Button

Getting Computer Out of Sleep Mode?This is a page about getting computer out of sleep mode. It can be amazingly frustrating when you are unable to get your computer to exit sleep mode.


Child Drinking Milk on Couch

Cleaning Milk from Upholstery?This is a page about cleaning milk from upholstery. Milk spills can be removed from upholstery with some care and patience. You will also want to remove as much of the liquid from the underlying materials as possible to prevent odors.


scatter of Christmas light bulbs

Uses for Christmas Light BulbsThis is a page about uses for Christmas light bulbs. Christmas light bulbs can be put to other uses throughout the year.


Snowman Gourds

Making Snowman GourdsThis is a page about making snowman gourds. Easy to make with dried gourds, and can be used as winter or Christmas decorations.


Old Piano

Ideas for Recycling an Old Piano?Old pianos can often be found for cheap or free. Then the fun begins as you repurpose it into something uniquely yours. This page explores ideas for recycling anw old piano.


Halloween Murder Mystery Party

Hosting a Halloween Murder Mystery Party?This is a page about hosting a Halloween murder mystery party. Murder mystery games can be tailored for almost any type of party or event.


Electric Heating Pad

Uses for an Electric Heating PadThis is a page about uses for an electric heating pad. Electric heating pads can be used in many ways from personal heater for cold winter nights to making yogurt.


Caramel Crispix

Caramel Crispix RecipesThis page contains caramel Crispix recipes. This easy to make caramel coated Crispix cereal snack can be varied by the addition of extra ingredients.


roll of foil

Using Aluminum Foil and Plastic Wrap CorrectlyThis is a page about using aluminum foil and plastic wrap correctly. Many of us have had times when the roll of foil ties to pull out of the box and the plastic wrap tangles, sticks to itself, and wads up in a mess.


pile of candy canes

Crafts Using Candy CanesThis is a page about crafts using candy canes. Candy canes can be incorporated into your holiday crafts and then, of course, eaten later.


Blooming Gift

Blooming Gift IdeasThis is a page about blooming gift ideas. Giving blooming plants as gifts is a great choice for many occasions. They can brighten a winter's day or fill the house with their brilliant colors and fragrance.


Filling Holes in Cabinet Doors

Filling Holes in Cabinet Doors?This is a page about filling holes in cabinet doors. Whether due to damage or the replacement of knobs, you may need to repair holes in your cabinet doors.


Riding Mower

Repairing a MTD Riding MowerThis is a page about repairing a MTD riding mower. Many things can go wrong with your riding mower. If you can diagnose the problem and are handy, you can make many of the repairs yourself.


cute roundish chocolate bunny

Uses for Leftover Holiday ChocolatesThis is a page about uses leftover holiday chocolates. Don't let those chocolate bunnies or Santas languish in the cupboard, use them in post holiday recipes.


Luxury Teen Birthday Party

Planning A Luxury Teen Birthday PartyThis is a page about planning a luxury teen birthday party. Many teens want to have a special, luxurious birthday party, but are not aware of the costs. Careful planning and a realistic understanding of costs will help create the perfect party to fit your budget.


Rice Kugel

Rice Kugel RecipesThis page contains rice kugel recipes. Although the noodle kugel is the most popular version of this tasty baked dessert, rice can be substituted.


machine knitting a hat

Buying and Using a Knitting MachineThis is a page about buying and using a knitting machine. There are many knitting machines on the market. Choosing the best one for your needs and skills will help ensure an enjoyable knitting experience.


Gourd Santas

Making Gourd SantasThis is a page about making gourd Santas. Gourd painting is a great craft skill to cultivate enabling you to make your own unique Christmas decorations.


glass mug of hot apple cider

Hot Spiced Cider RecipesWhen the weather is cold, there are delicious ways to use apple cider and spices to warm you up. This page contains hot spiced cider recipes.



pants into capris

Turning Pants Into CaprisI had a pair of casual pants with legs that were too wide and out of style. The pants were almost brand new because I would keep thinking I would wear them, but never did. I decided that they would be perfect for cutting down for capris.


Clothspin Bag as Handy Organizer

Clothspin Bag as Handy OrganizerHang a clothespin bag from your porch swing for a "pocket" to hold books, your newspaper, snacks, even a bottle of water.


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Splurge a Bit on Teen's BirthdayYour child is about to become a teen! It only happens once, so do something to remember.


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Removing Dry Erase Marker from ClothesI let my little grandson scribble with a dry erase marker and he got it all over his shirt. I was really surprised that it would be so difficult to get out. I tried all the tips listed, except for the ink remover.


Substitute for Sticky Pads

Substitute for Sticky PadsI've mentioned this before but methinks my tip is too cheap and easy for most people to accept.


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Garden Hose as BorderUse your old garden hose as a border for your garden. It keeps rabbits out because they think it's a snake.


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Dryer Lint FirestarterI use dryer lint in a cardboard egg carton and drizzle old candle wax from scented candles that have lost their fragrance. Once it has cooled, I cut the sections of egg cradles to separate and put in a ziplock to keep dry.


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Pizza Crust for Teething KittenWe recently got a 3 month old kitten and he's teething. The other day, me and the hubby fixed pizza and the crust was rock solid. Our kitten, being a curious little guy, starts sniffing my pizza so I gave him a bit of crust.


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Cure for Dry SkinI have terrible dry skin. I am itching all the time, it is just horrible! I talked to my new doctor about it and decided to share her advice with all of you. It really does work and no pills!


Nasturtium Salad

Use Nasturtiums for Salads and SandwichesNasturtiums aren't just a beautiful flower for your garden. They are delicious too! Seeds are readily available just about anywhere they sell garden seeds.


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Frugal House BuyingI purchased a small house in a blue collar neighborhood. The owners had decided to retire about 3 hours away and kept lowering the price until I was able to pay cash.



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What Can I Make Out of These Ingredients?I have cooked hamburger patties, spanish rice, and baked onions. I am willing to add whatever necessary.


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Removing Nail Polish from Microfiber Couch?I was doing my nails on the couch when no one was home. I had to go use the ladies room, when I came back I completely forgot the nail polish was on the couch with no lid on so I accidentally knocked it over as I sat down!


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Washer Flashing Error Codes E1 and F9?My washer is flashing E1 and F9 and the door won't open.


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Donating Old Trophies?I have old swim trophies at the pool I work at and we would like to donate them. Where can we do that at?


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Value on Britannica Junior Encyclopedia?I have a complete set of the Britannica Junior Encyclopedia, printed 1979. It has never been used. Can I get a value on these books?


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Growing Roses from Cuttings?Will rose stems root in water?


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Recycling or Selling Racing Trophies?I have a collection of old go-cart and micro-sprint racing trophies. I would like sell them, but if not I need to get rid of them.


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Freezing Cucumbers Without Brine?I can't use sugar, sugar feeds cancer. I have cancer and a lot of cucumbers.


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Instructions For Trellis Yarn Necklace?I would like to have the instructions to make this necklace please.


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Cleaning Up Spilled Clorox?What do you recommend to clean-up a large spill of Clorox bleach on a concrete garage floor?


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Female Finch Won't Allow Male Near Nest?My momma finch has begun sitting on her eggs and she won't let the dad near the nest; why?


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