October 7, 2015

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onion roti bread

Indian Roti BreadThis is a page about making Indian roti bread. Unleavened grilled Indian flat bread is delicious served as a snack or with a meal.


Pill Bottle Pumpkins

Making Pill Bottle PumpkinsThis is a page about making pill bottle pumpkins. Recycle your empty prescription bottles into these cute treat holders.


bowl of tomatillos

Recipes Using TomatillosThe Mexican husk tomato is a member of the night shade family and the fruit is used in many fresh and cooked green sauces. This page contains recipes using tomatillos.


brightly colored confetti look sofa

Living Room Furniture Color Advice?This is a page about living room furniture color advice. Choosing an upholstery color for your sofa and chairs is important to having a successful room color scheme.


Toddler Pom Pom Sorter

Making a Toddler Pom Pom SorterThis is a page about making a toddler pom pom sorter. Teaching your toddler dexterity and colors is easy with this homemade sorter.


Making Paper Mache Masks

Paper Mache MasksThis is a page about paper mache masks. Paper mache is a fun medium for making masks. You and your kids will love this craft.


Googly Eye Jewelry

Making Googly Eye JewelryThe crafting possibilities are endless for using googly eyes. This is a page about making googly eye jewelry.


clear and one red glass blocks

Buying Glass Blocks for CraftingGlass blocks can be used to make a variety of decorative crafts. Finding a source with the best price can be a challenge. This is a page about buying glass blocks for crafting.


storing duct tape

Storing Duct TapeThis is a page about storing duct tape. When keep from moisture and heat this versatile tape can maintain it's usefulness for years.


Egg Bake Recipes

Egg Bake RecipesThis page contains egg bake recipes. An easy to prepare alternative to scrambled eggs or omelettes is baked eggs.



finished roll on plate

Indian Roti BreadThis is the staple flat bread of India. Half a billion Indian women make this every day. This is easy and delicious! I wanted to photograph all of it in a nice stack, but my kiddos ate it just as fast as it came off the stove! :)


applesauce in bowl

Easy No-Peel ApplesauceHow to make an easy, cheap, quick applesauce for Fall!



ice princess

Ice Princess CostumeA pretty, glittery costume for your favorite girl. It's easy to make and economical. I made it in white, but you could make it any color you want.


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Treating Dry Cracked HeelsA major cause of dry cracked heels in women comes after menopause. Hormonal changes are a major culprit. All of our glands are changing. The oil glands slow down oil production. There isn't much you can do except for diligent care.


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Power Outage PreparationWhen I was ordering flashlights to have on hand for power outages, I came across a lantern that runs on batteries. I thought it would be a better idea then the flashlights since it would set flat on a table.


Paper Mache Masks

Paper Mache MasksMy daughter's 5th grade class made these amazing paper ache masks in their art class! I wanted to share them in hopes of inspiring someone that might want to make their own. The bases for the masks used recycled items such as newspaper, egg cartons, cardboard tubes, and metal hangers.


Toddler Pom Pom Sorter

Toddler Pom Pom SorterI am always looking for activities to keep my toddler busy. This pom pom sorter is simple and stuffing the pom poms into the holes is great for working on fine motor skills. You can even color around each hole and turn it into a color match game!


Groceries ready to be cooked for dinner.

Fast Food Versus Good FoodIt seems like I've posted online a lot lately about healthy food being cheaper than "fast food," but I get the feeling that many remain unconvinced. To illustrate, I'd like to share a purchase I made recently at my local grocery store. Here are the items I bought:


Pill Bottle Pumpkins

Pill Bottle PumpkinsThese pill bottle pumpkins make perfect little treat holders! They make great gifts or party favors.



light purple flowers with yellow centers

What Is This Garden Flower?It is about 4" tall with broad leaves. It almost looks like a tobacco plant.


several volumes

Value of Encyclopedia Britannica 1968?How much can I get for this? It's just stored in the attic at the new house we moved into. I am just wondering if they are worth anything. I have got the whole set.



What Is This House Plant?Can anyone tell me what this plant is and what it needs to return to health? I think it's been overwatered. It has velvety leaves. I'd like it be a bushier plant, or do I need to give it a trellis?


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Canning Homemade Hummingbird Food?Is it OK to home can hummingbird food? It would be in sterile jars and lids. Then it would be processed in a water bath for 10 minutes. Would this change the nectar in anyway?


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Living Room Paint Color Advice?What color or colors can I paint my living room? I need lots of ideas to choose from please.


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Kitten Eyes Crusty Red and Swollen?I found a kitten. It looks like his mom abandoned him. His eyes were shut and he had crust on his eyes. I cleaned it with warm water and his eyes are red and puffy. Should I take him to the vet or is it normal because the mom cat didn't clean his eyes?


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Acting as Grandfather's POA?I was appointed my grandparents' POA 10 years ago. My grandmother passed on 7 years ago. They have no living children. Doctors are evaluating him in a rehab facility.


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Leeward's Beaded Musical Santa's Castle Pattern?I am looking for a Leeward's beaded musical Santa's castle pattern. Does anyone have any ideas where I might get one?


black dog with large standup ears

What Breed Is My Dog?What is his breed?


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Sweet 16 Activities?I am having my 16th birthday in about a month, and I have absolutely no idea on what to do. About 100 people are invited, it is a co-ed party. Most of the people I invited are not close friends. The theme is Southern/country.


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