October 23, 2014

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Starbuck's costumes

Coffee Costume IdeasThis is a page about coffee costume ideas. Whether you plan to be a latte', barista or a bag of coffee, there are inexpensive ways to make a costume.


common or stinging nettle

What is This Weed?This is a page about "What is this weed?". When you want to identify a plant, you may want to ask others who know. Not all plants that are growing where you don't expect them are weeds.


epilepsy monitoring

Living With EpilepsyThis is a page about living with epilepsy. There are different kinds of epiletic seizures that light, noise, and lack of sleep can trigger. Knowing how to recognize the onset of a seizure and how best to help is important.



finished scarf on mannequin

Easy Sashay ScarfI have always loved the look of these scarves! Now that I figured out how to make them, I love them even more! If you can slip stitch, you can make this scarf. It is super easy, try it, you won't be sorry!


smiling child playing with the dough

Cloud DoughThis fun sand-like medium is a fun sensory activity for toddlers. Cloud dough is super simple to throw together. All you need is flour and oil. I chose to go with vegetable oil because I knew my son was likely to taste the dough. In the picture below, you will see my assumption was spot on.


Mini Pumpkin Candy Bouquet

Mini Pumpkin Candy BouquetThis mini pumpkin bouquet would make a great gift or even a cute table centerpiece!


finished gloves

Super Easy Fingerless GlovesQuick, easy and fun to make! I made these in the car on our way to go camping. I wanted something to keep my hands warm. Unless I'm going sledding with the kids, I like the freedom these give you to dial a phone number, text, anything.


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Salsa Chicken and Black Bean RiceA quick, easy and yummy dinner, with boxed Spanish rice, salsa, chicken and black beans.



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Poem from Deceased Cat to Owner?I saw a poem from a deceased cat that told the owner to take in another cat the way she did him and take care of him and give another cat a home. Can someone find this for me?


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Machine Locks and Won't Sew?I bought a new bobbin case (verified for the correct one) for my Singer 6104. When I hold it in with my finger it sews fine, but when I put the lever over it that holds it in place it locks up.


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Value of Webster's Encyclopedic Dictionary 1891?What is the value of Webster's Encyclopedic Dictionary, enlarged and revised to 1891 by Rt. Rev. Samuel Fallows DD? It is a huge volume at 5 inches thick and 2083 pages.


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Value of a RCA Victor Record Player/Stereo?I own a RCA Victor record player/stereo. The speakers go up top with speaker covers, not included, (where the DVDs are stored). The record player goes in middle drawer (not included). 2 other drawers pull out as well. It is very heavy. It has the RCA Victor logo.


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Home Repairs for Low Income Families?We need a new roof asap. My house insurance canceled us because we need a new roof. We are having financial difficulties; we are raising our grandchildren and funds are just not there.


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Cleaning Dye Off a Leather Purse?I have an orange leather purse and a black leather purse faded on it. Is there anything that will take this out?


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Curtain Color Advice?I have two teal walls and two that are a linen color, like a dark cream. What colour of curtains should I get?


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Curtain Color Advice?The home I am moving into has blue carpet. My furniture is grey and I have bright red flower picture. I think this is going to be hideous.


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Getting Rid of Pimples?What is the most effective way to get rid of pimple in just a day. All I have here is tomato, garlic, and honey. Please help me. I don't want to go on a vacation with this nasty big pimple in my nose.


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Sewing Machine Needle Won't Go Down?I have a Simplicity Denim Star machine. I cannot get the needle to go all the way down with the foot pedal or manually. I opened the area with the arm that the thread goes through and noticed a metal wire...


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Sewing Machine Needle Won't Move?I was giving my aunt's Kenmore sewing machine. It's a 1800 model. I used it to make a dress and vest, but now the needle won't go up and down. I thought it was the motor belt and replaced that, but it still doesn't work.


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Sponge Cake with Crushed Peanut Frosting?My grandmother made a sponge cake and the frosting was butter and then covered with crushed peanuts.It sounds simple enough, but I do not know if she used salted or unsalted butter.


Looking for Wholesale Salvage Groceries?Looking to open a salvage grocery store in New Hampshire, and would like to know if anyone has any info on reputable suppiers in the New England area.


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Using a LP Refrigerator While Driving?Can you run you fridge on LP gas while traveling down the road?


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Getting Rid of Fleas in the House?I recently moved in to an apartment that has fleas. I do not have any pets nor do I have carpets, its all hardwood floors. I am currently pregnant and have two small children so I would not like to use chemicals.


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Edges of Sugar Maple Tree Leaves Turning Brown?Why is my sugar maple tree's leaves turning brown on the edge of the leaf?


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Removing Facial Hair?It was my fool attempt to cleaning out my facial hairs in order to make my face smooth and more fine than before, but sadly it turned worse. Now it is not smooth, but it is more rough and has more ingrown hairs.


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Thread Pulling Bobbin Spool Out of Place?I bought a mini sewing machine. After a few uses, while stitching, the thread pulls the bobbin case up towards the needle. The bobbin case moves from its place and starts rotating with the bobbin which sticks the needle.


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Opening a Bent and Dent Store?I live in Missouri and need info on starting a store, suppliers, etc. Any help would be appreciated.


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