July 27, 2016

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Buying a
Horseradish Grater

Buying a Horseradish Grater?This is a page about buying a horseradish grater. One way to prepare fresh horseradish for use in cooking is by using a specialized horseradish grater.


Victorian Braided Up-do Hairstyle

Victorian Braided Up-do HairstyleThis is a page about Victorian braided up-do hairstyle. This lovely hairstyle is perfect for special occasions.



Clean Windows With Coffee FiltersThis is a page about clean windows with coffee filters. Paper coffee filters can be used to clean your windows, leaving them streak and lint free.


Cocoa Brownie Recipes

Cocoa Brownie RecipesWhen making brownies from scratch cocoa is frequently used rather than other chocolate products, such as chips. This is a page about cocoa brownies.


Slice of pumpkin mousse pie with whip cream and a fork on a white plate

Pumpkin Mousse Pie RecipesThis page contains pumpkin mousse pie recipes. If you like the flavor of pumpkin pie, you will want to try this light, fluffy version.


Reusing Paper Coffee Filters

Reusing Paper Coffee FiltersThis is a page about reusing paper coffee filters. Paper coffee filters can actually be used multiple times, saving you money and reducing trash.


A pile of silver jewelry on a wooden surface.

Finding Silver at Thrift ShopsThere are definitely bargains to be found at your local thrift store. If you know how to look, you may come upon a lovely piece of silver hiding under that tarnish. This is a page about finding silver at thrift shops.


15th Birthday Party Ideas for Boys

15th Birthday Party Ideas for Boys?This is a page about 15th birthday party ideas for boys. As your children become teens, birthday party planning enters a whole new realm.


Making Decorative Fabric StrawberriesThis is a page about making decorative fabric strawberries. Make a bowl of these cute fabric berries to display in your home.



Linguine with Fresh Clam Sauce

Linguine with Fresh Clam SauceYou have never had linguine with clam sauce until you have made it right from the sea. Wow, it is easy and fabulous! My son lives on the beach and went digging for quahogs. Quahogs are the very large clams. They are great for making clam sauce. Is your mouth watering yet?


Sautéed Summer Veggies

Sautéed Summer VeggiesI just love summer vegetables. They are beautiful in color and delicious to taste. There is so much you can do with summer vegetables, cooked or raw. Be creative! Enjoy your veggies before summer is over.



inside of a very dusty desktop computer

Cleaning a Desktop ComputerEvery computer needs to be cleaned periodically, especially if you use the computer in an office and around a lot of paper. The inside of all computers sucks in dust, which gets trapped in the processor heat sink and fan. This can slow down the processor and eventually cause the processor to overheat.


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Cleaning with Rubbing Alcohol and HairsprayIf you are like me and have a favorite pair of Converse that always get dirty on the white areas, you will like this part of the instruction. Take a paper towel (also try kitchen towels and rags) and wet it with some rubbing alcohol and rub it all over the white parts.


droopy vine growing in 5 gallon bucket

Keep Your Garden Properly WateredWhoever coined the phrase 'Cool as a cucumber', was not experiencing 106 and higher, heat indexes. There actually are cases where watering plants may have to be done two and three times a day.



Getting Rid of Pilling on LaundryWe all have that favorite sweatshirt or blanket that accidentally got put in the dryer. Well there is a way to get rid of almost all of the balled up lint that has been stuck there. Just take a razor preferably new and run it over the fuzzies stuck to your sweatshirt.


strap in pocket

Washing Bib Overalls Without Straps TanglingI learned this from my husband years ago. He wears bib overalls almost daily, and the straps tend to tangle. But, if you unbutton the front pockets, take the strap buckles and place them between the button and pocket and then rebutton it (or snap on some pairs) they will stay that way during the wash cycle.


two pecan tree sprouts in a pail of nuts

Starting A Pecan Tree From SeedThis technique is not an oversimplification. It really is this simple. You can forget about location, sun, shade, hillside, etc. As to the ph of the 'medium' you start the seed in; it really doesn't matter. Temperature? If it feels good to you, the incubating pecan will love it, too. How much to water? None needed.



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Home Repair Assistance for Low Income Owner?Although, my father has an income, it has been maxed out due to medical bills, medication, two funerals, and furnace replacement. This is on top of a mortgage that has gone backwards. He doesn't qualify for home improvement loans, and the house is unlivable without them.


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Name Ideas for an Interior Design Business?I need to start my own business as an interior designer. I need a name suggestion starting either with R or S.


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Coloring Your Hair at Home?What is the best home hair colour to use after normally going to a salon (it has become too expensive)?


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Removing Smoke Residue from Stainless Steel?We recently had a house fire and my stainless steel dishwasher has a dull, film on it. The cleaning people used industrial cleaner and stainless steel cleaner and it's still dull with no shine. I have reclined it myself to no avail. What can I do?


Value of Marie Osmond Porcelain Doll

Value of Marie Osmond Porcelain Doll?I have a Marie Osmond porcelain doll 'Bunny Blues", still in the box. It was never used. I am trying to find out what it is worth.


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Record Keeping for Medicaid by POA?In regard to being a power of attorney (PoA), how far back do you have to keep documentation for accounting purposes?


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Pain from New Dentures?I had my teeth out in the begining of January. I just got my full set of dentures 4 days ago and I have pain at the bottom behind the lower lip. It is sore and red. What can I do to ease the pain? How long will the pain last before it's all over? Should I contuine to wear the dentures or wait until it feels better?


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Repairing Finish on Wood Table?While trying to clean sticky film from a wooden table, I rubbed the finish off down to the natural wood. It now is exposed and a different color than rest of table. What can I do?


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Free Laptops for Students?I'm trying to go to college online for teaching and early childhood education. I don't have any money to buy a laptop. How can I go about getting one?


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Removing Fabric Dye That Transferred in Wash?I have a purple Cheshire cat sweater and realized it had purple Rit dye from a shirt I dyed a month ago. I tried taking the dye out by re-washing the sweater but still nothing.


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Re-Dying Hair After Balayage?I went to a salon to get a balayage. I have naturally dark brown hair, and have previously gotten a very natural/subtle balayage that grew out. It was the very first time I've ever put color in my hair. The hairstylist informed me that she was using Olaplex to lighten my hair. It was not how I wanted it at all.


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Puppy Pooping on Wife's Mattress?My wife and I sleep with the mattress on the floor at night. We have two separate single size mattresses combined (while waiting for our new home). My 4 month old Shih Tzu is potty trained. She pooped in her cage in the room or the pee pad, but recently, she started pooping on my wife's bed.


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Finding a Vet Clinic That Takes Payments in Houston?My beautiful German Shepherd, Raquel, is 3yrs old. She has heartworms and the treatments are so expensive; I can't afford it. Does anyone know of a veterinarian that accepts payment plans?


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Puppy Not Eating Regularly and Losing Weight?I got a puppy a week ago. She has had her first shots and been wormed. She didn't seem to want to eat too much when we got her. She will be 8 weeks old on Sunday and is still not eating much and has had soft stools for 2 days. She is drinking and is very playful and eats occasionally, but seems to be losing weight.


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