March 11, 2016

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A plate of marinated chicken ready to be cooked.

Marinated Chicken RecipesThis page contains marinated chicken recipes. Marinating chicken allows the flavor to be absorbed by the meat for a more intense taste.


Sad looking dog wearing white, blue, and brown coat curled up on white chair with head down on TV remote.

Dog That's Afraid of the TV?This is a page about dog that's afraid of TV. Pet owners sometimes have to work with a pet that suddenly exhibits fear of certain sights or sounds.


Pug puppy wearing devil horns and tail costume laying with head down next to cleaning bucket with rubber gloves, sponges, and various cleaning supplies

Cleaning Dog Poop Stains Off a RugThis is a page about cleaning dog poop stains off a rug. Dog poop stains can sometimes be difficult to remove from your rugs.


Blond woman blowing on one end of an egg.  The other end is over a bowl.  The egg contents are dripping into the bowl.

Removing the Inside of an Egg?This is a page about removing the inside of an egg. Frequently for certain crafts you will want a blown egg.


Purple Wheelchair against a white background

Making a Crochet Wheelchair BagThis is a page about making a crochet wheelchair bag. Having a convenient bag to carry your personal items is very helpful for someone using a wheelchair.


Close up of iron on red shirt steaming heavily in the foreground and woman with hands on head panicking in the background.

Repairing a Burned Hole on a Dress?This is a page about repairing a burned hole on a dress. Your favorite dress has a burn from too hot an iron or some other cause. The solution is to repair it.


Woods scene with porcupine focused in the foreground and interested white dog out of focus in the back ground.

Removing Porcupine QuillsThis is a page about removing porcupine quills. Care must be taken when removing barbed porcupine quills to lessen damage and further pain to your pet or yourself.


An issue with a sewing machine.

Sewing Machine Thread Bunching Up Under...This is a page about sewing machine thread bunching up under fabric. It is really frustrating to sit down to a sewing project and find that your machine has decided to go on the fritz.


Blue booties on a pregnant belly.

Gender Reveal Announcement Photo...This is a page about gender reveal announcement photo ideas. Now that expectant parents can find out the gender of their unborn child early, it is fun to come up with clever ways to include this information in the announcement.


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Finding the Value of Vintage Mersman...This is a page about finding the value of vintage Mersman furniture. This Ohio based company produced millions of items of furniture during its existence.


Kale after snow has fallen.

Vegetables That Taste Better After FrostThis is a page about vegetables that taste better after frost. Some vegetables actually taste better after a touch of frost, a bitter flavor becomes more sweet.


Cajun beans and rice.

Beans and Rice RecipesBeans and rice recipes are a staple in many households. They are often quick, easy, and inexpensive. This page contains beans and rice recipes.


A student using a computer and tablet.

Finding College ScholarshipsThis is a page about finding college scholarships. The cost for a college education can be astronomical. Finding and securing a scholarship can help lessen the financial burden.


Nail polish spilled on the floor.

Cleaning Nail Polish Stains on Linoleum?This is a page about cleaning nail polish stains on linoleum. Removing stains from resilient flooring such as linoleum can usually be successful if the proper products and methods are used.


Woman with faded green blonde hair standing against a wood wall.  She is looking over her bare shoulder at the camera.

Green Hair After Dyeing?This is a page about green hair after dyeing. Your natural hair color and the type and shade of dye used can create surprising results.


Intricate macrame (finger weaving) necklace resting against silver or pewter boxes on a dark wood surface.

Making Necklaces Out of Yarn?This is a page about making necklaces out of yarn. Not all yarn necklace projects require you to know how to knit or crochet.


Pile of asparagus spears against a white background

Sautéed AsparagusThis page contains a recipe for sautéed asparagus. Sautéing is a great method for preparing asparagus.



My Retired Tea Towels

My Retired Tea TowelsWe all have them, the old tea towels that are worn out, faded or stained, that we don't care to use anymore and that we would never put out when company is coming over.


A cottage cheese lid on top of some round stacking cardboard boxes.

Save Extra Lids to Replace Lost OnesEvery once in a while, you lose a lid to something important. I once plugged my waterbed with a small lid from a Vicks Vaporub jar. It worked for 6 years.


blue crocheted leg warmers

Crocheted Legwarmers for 18 Inch DollsNow your 18 inch dolly will have some stylish legwarmers to wear in dance class! They're so easy you'll want to make her a pair in every color of the rainbow.


My Alaska Corner

My Alaska CornerBeing in Alaska 5 times has made me fall in love with bears, moose, and all things Alaska, so I decided to put all my Alaska stuff together in the corner where I will sit and either watch Netflix on the computer, or crochet, or both.



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Growing Bougainvillea?I need help on planting and growing. I live in zone 8.


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Identifying a Ladybug Type Beetle?Can anyone identify this species of ladybug? Is this a beneficial bug or will it damage my vegetable garden?


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Seymour Mann Sheena Easton Doll Head?I have a sculptured head of the Seymour Mann Collection Sheena Easton, I believe. I know it was made in the 1990s. Does anyone have any information on this piece or how I can find out its worth? It has red curly haired, brown eyes, and roses all over it.


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Removing Dog Urine Smell from Laminate Flooring?What can I use to remove the urine smell from my laminate floor? It is the kind with the sticky on the back and you place them on the floor to look like hardwood floors. I mopped with Pine Sol, no luck.


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Selling Crochet Items?I live in Sri Lanka and I crochet doilies, table runners, etc. Any idea how I could sell my stuff?


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Removing Urine Odor from Couch?My elderly mother peed on my couch. Is there anything I could do to get the pee smell out of the cushions?


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Anaglypta Wallpaper?Where can I purchase Anaglypta RD 672 wallpaper? I need about 4 rolls.


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Finding a Vet that Takes Payments?I live in the North Jersey area. My family's 12 yr old Cocker Spaniel is in need of an operation to remove his bladder stones. My parents are both elderly, with medical issues, and my dad has been out of work for a few months time so things are a little tight.


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