March 4, 2017

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Beer Battered Onion Rings
 Recipe - Onion rings being served with mayo

Beer Battered Onion RingsMany people enjoy the flavor of beer batter on their fried foods. This page contains a recipe for making beer battered onion rings.

 

A pair of eyeglasses being repaired.

Use Clear Nail Polish to Secure Loose Screws on GlassesIf your glasses are out of warrantee and a screw becomes loose, one way to hold it in place is to use clear nail polish. This is a page about use clear nail polish to secure loose screws on glasses.

 

Oak Table

Removing a Water Stain on Oak TableSpills or overflowing potted plants can result in water marks on your furniture. This is a page about removing a water stain on an oak table.

 

applying varnish to wood

Removing Varnish from HandsWoodworking crafts or furniture refinishing can leave you with varnish on your hands. There are solvents that will remove it easily. This is a page about removing varnish from hands including a tip about using baby powder.

 

Pampering Lemon Peppermint Bath Bombs - Supplies

Pampering Lemon Peppermint Bath BombsThese bath bombs combine two popular scents, citrusy lemon and relaxing peppermint. Make some of them for yourself and prepare to be pampered.

 

finished place card

Making a 3D Butterfly Wedding Place CardMount this beautiful 3-D paper butterfly to a skewer and set it in florist foam for a unique place card for a wedding or other special event. This page shows you how to make a 3D butterfly wedding place card.

 

Recipes

Pizza Bagels on grill

Pizza BagelsWhen I have left over spaghetti sauce, instead of letting the sauce go to waste I make pizza bagels.

 

Berry Overnight Oats in bowl

Berry Overnight OatsBreakfast makes itself in the refrigerator overnight! An inexpensive and easy recipe, and a great way to recycle any jars you have.

 

Articles

Supplies for making laundry detergent.

Homemade Laundry DetergentHomemade laundry detergent has saved my family a lot of money. I buy the ingredients about every 6 months. It is very effective on cleaning clothing, linens, delicates, and even a husband's work clothes!

 

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Needle on Kenmore Sewing Machine Won't MoveI have Kenmore sewing machine and the needle won't go up and down. The model is #158-850. It is not going up nor down with foot pedal nor by hand.

 

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15th Birthday IdeaI need someone's help. My birthday is on March 27th. I'm a girl and I don't know what to do. I can either have it at my house or go somewhere. I'm not sporty and I like baking and sort of shopping, but my besties aren't that girly either so not sure what to do.

 

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Keeping a Shower Curtain from BlowingMy bath tub is fiberglass and the shower curtain blows in while I am in the shower. How can I keep it from doing that?

 

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Removing Marker Stains from Wooden DoorsIs there anything that will remove stubern markers stains from wooden doors?

 

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New Home Design Management Business Name IdeasI have worked as a design operations manager for 15 years. I have worked for various new home developers on projects for golf course/new home communities. I am considering going out on my own to start a design management service for new home construction and remodels. I'm looking for some name ideas for my business.

 

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Rideon Mower Won't StartI have a Castle Garden rideon mower. I only had it running a couple of months ago (cut the garden), it was sitting up in the garage since then, now it won't start. The lights come on, everything seems OK, but it just won't start. The orange light beside the red button to get the blades cutting came on.

 

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Getting a Child Support Overpayment BackMy disability check was being garnished for child support and processed by Social Security. My daughter turned 18 last December. I was notified of termination. Then SS advised that she was starting college. Another letter arrived stating she did not start school and I was no longer obligated.

 

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Finding Sources for Donated YarnI work for a non-profit organization and we are currently putting together an event for Earth Day on April 22nd. One of the crafts that we want to do calls for a lot of yarn. Due to our limited budget as a non-profit sector, I am in desperate need of donated yarn.

 

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Donating FabricI would like to donate approximately 5 boxes 18x18x24 of fabric (all types, including: velvets, wool, some lace, silks, etc.) in the Salida, California area. The recipient would need to pick up. Any ideas who to contact?

 

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11th Birthday Party IdeasMy daughter's birthday is on the 24th of May and she is going to be 11. She is 50% girly and 50% tomboy. She wants a party and then to have her friends come back to the house and have a sleepover, but doesn't want something to expensive. She wants something like a pamper party or makeovers or something like that.

 

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Dog Pees and Poops on Floor When Left AloneI have rehomed two dogs from an animal shelter. One is 7 now and has always been fine, but the other one is 5 and every time I leave her, even for five minutes she pees on the floor and sometimes even poos. It's gotten to the stage that she even does one when I go to the loo myself.

 

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Living Room Drape and Accessories Color AdviceI have 1 solid mustard color wall and the other 3 are patterned mustard and beige color wallpaper. There is also a multi colored wall to wall plush carpet in earth tones of green tanish-gold and beige. What color should I choose for drapes and accent things? My furniture is chocolate brown

 

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Dog Peeing on RugWe have just got our rescue dog, she is 2 years old and in season. She keeps on peeing on my rug. I take her out lots of times and she always has a wee or two. I can't understand why she still pees indoors.

 

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Removing Fabric Dye TransferI have a pair of grey jeans that the colour red has run on to. Please help me clean it.

 

Value of Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedias

Value of Funk & Wagnalls EncyclopediasI have a set of 15, 1959-1965 Funk & Wagnalls Standard Reference Encyclopedias. What are they worth?

 

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Keeping Bees Away from Hummingbird FeedersWhat is the best way to keep bees away from my hummingbird feeders?

 

Will Weeping Willow Come Back? - tree with branches and main top cut off

Will Weeping Willow Come Back?I bought a weeping willow 2 years ago from Walmart and it didn't seem to be growing much. Then last year we had our usual drought, and it seem to burn up. So my question is, will it come back to life? Or is it dead? I've cut back all the dead branches and I see no green on any bark.

 

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