July 19, 2016

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Three Tiered Crochet Pin Cushion

Making a Three Tiered Crochet Pin CushionThis is a page about making a three tiered crochet pin cushion. This cute pin cushion is really easy to make using minimal supplies and basic crochet skills.


Nautical Miles Summer Beach Wreath

Making a Nautical Themed WreathThis is a page about making a nautical themed wreath. Whether decorating a beach house or your home a nautical themed wreath may be just what you need to complement your decor.


Stacks of 5 gallon buckets

Storing 5 Gallon Plastic BucketsThis is a page about storing 5 gallon plastic buckets. Large plastic buckets can be tricky to store because they can stick inside of each other.


Ready to eat.

4th of July Ice Cream SandwichesThis is a page about 4th of July ice cream sandwiches. Turn ordinary ice cream sandwiches into a treat decorated for the Fourth.


Closeup of red, white, and blue strawberries.

4th of July StrawberriesThis is a page about 4th of July strawberries. Decorate fresh strawberries with a Fourth of July color scheme for your holiday party or family meal.


Four stacks of plastic cups red, yellow, green, and blue

Separating Plastic Drinking CupsThis is a page about separating plastic drinking cups. When plastic cups are stacked one inside of the other they sometimes get stuck together.


Domino Clock

Making a Domino ClockThis is a page about making a domino clock. Turn an inexpensive wall clock into a unique decoration that is fun and functional.


Cake with slice removed.

Red, White, and Blue Bundt Cake RecipeThis is a page about red, white, and blue bundt cake recipe. This patriotic cake is perfect for a 4th of July birthday or for a picnic or party for the holiday.


Rooting a Cactus Pad

Rooting a Cactus PadThis is a page about rooting a cactus pad. Many types of cactus propagate in nature by their ability to have a pad or segment grow into a new plant. You can do this too, at home, and increase your cactus garden plantings.


Close up of pen laying on dollar amount portion of check

Using ChecksThis is a page about using checks. Even with the increasing popularity of shopping, banking, and paying bills on line, there are still occasions when you will need to use a check.


finished chickpea masala 1

Chickpea MasalaThis is a page about chickpea masala. This Indian cuisine inspired dish may soon become a personal and family favorite.


Pile of mayonnaise

Freezing Mayonnaise?This page is about freezing mayonnaise. Some foods change consistency after being frozen.


Closeup of Salmon Queen Geranium

Geranium PhotosThis is a page about geranium photos. Geraniums can be upright or vining and come in many colors from white through pinks and reds to deep purples.


Framed Wrapping Paper Memo Board

Making a Framed Wrapping Paper...This is a page about making a framed wrapping paper memo board. Use a favorite or seasonal piece of wrapping paper to create a unique memo board.


Pile of mayonnaise on white background

Using Mayonnaise for Head LiceThis page is about using mayonnaise for head lice. Finding a natural way to get rid of these persistent human parasites can be a challenge.


hanging finished wreath

Making a Flip Flop WreathThis is a page about making a flip flop wreath. Flip flops say summer in so many ways. Use these popular sandals to create a colorful wreath for your summertime decorating.



Tippy eating treats on a miniature porch swing feeder

Swinging SquirrelTippy the squirrel is enjoying treats in the front garden. She has brought a friend this summer and has a nest of babies in this tree.


Morgen  close up

Morgen (Plott Hound)Morgen is a very unique dog. My husband was driving home last August and saw a dog running down the road nearby. Being the ultimate animal lover, he stopped and called her. She immediately came to him, jumped in his truck, and in a panic began hugging him. As if she was thanking him for rescuing her.


Start Tomato Plants from Stems

Start Tomato Plants from StemsYou can use a stem from a tomato plant to generate a whole new tomato plant. The cells in tomato stems are able to become roots. Simply cut off a stem from a full tomato plant, clipping off any flowers or buds. Make a hole in some damp potting soil in a container and plant the stem.


two bracelets

Repairing Elastic BraceletsWhen the elastic in a bracelet stretches, most think it's a lost cause. Many get tossed or recycled into other things (my personal fav'). But if you love the work and want to save it, it's super easy.



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E-commerce Interior Design Business Name?My name is Taofeeq and I intend to establish e-commerce interior business. I need help on finding the best name that can suit the business.


What Breed Is My Dog?

What Breed Is My Dog?I wonder what breed my dog is? Can you help me with what the mix is?


Purple flowering orchid

Caring for an Orchid?I received this plant as a gift. I don't really do gardening or have much understanding of plants. Can anyone tell me what this plant is called and how I look after it? Would I need to take it out of the box and repot it?


Fiftieth Birthday Party Ideas

Fiftieth Birthday Party Ideas?I will be turning fifty soon and I want to have an all white party. I've never had a birthday party before so I'm looking for ideas or suggestions.


white thick trunked plant with green leaves at top

What Is This Houseplant?My wife brought these plants home today as they were being sold off cheaply. It had no label or instructions so I'm unsure what it is or how to care for it. Any advice would be much appreciated.


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Preventing Blackheads?What kind of food can make blackheads?


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Discontinued Graham & Brown Floral Ceiling Paper?I need some rolls of Graham & Brown pattern 340 Floral ceiling paper. If you have any rolls available please let me know as soon as you are able. The barcode is 5011655003402.


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Introducing New Kitten to Resident Cat?I'm in a bit of a pickle. About a year ago we bought two cats from one litter, so two brothers. One was recently hit by a car. We got a new kitten to keep him company, but the introductions did not go well.


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Riding Mower Won't Start When Engine Hot?My Murray 17hp Briggs, starts great when cold. If I shut the machine down and start right away, it will usually start, but if I leave for 5 minutes or more it won't. It seems to be dumping a lot of gas into the carb. If I wait a period, an hour or 2, it cranks back up.


encyclopedia set on desk

Value of Encyclopedia Britannica?I inherited a set of Britannica Micropaedia (1-12) and Macropaedia (13-29) plus annual volume, Guide Book and indexes of A-K and L-Z. I is a fifteenth edition printed in 1985 in U.S.A. Can anyone help me to assess it's market value to date? .


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Nail Polish Remover Damaged Finish on Table?I was doing my nails at the dining room table, I will not do that again. The bottle of nail polish remover spilled and ate a place about 5 by 5 inches of the stain off of my table. Is there any easier fix than refinishing the entire table top?


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Staining a Compost Bin?Is there a stain that I can use on my compost bin to protect it that won't contaminate the soil?


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Detergent for Cleaning Up Diesel Fuel?I have a problem. I am based in Kenya and am working on a site where a generator has spilled diesel fuel on the generator container floor. I wanted advice on what is the best detergent I can use to clean it off so I can spray another colour without a problem?


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