August 21, 2017

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Permanent Marker

How to Remove Permanent Marker on UpholsteryThere are a number of specialty products and some common household ones that can be used for this cleaning job. This is a page about how to remove permanent marker on upholstery.

 

A dog laying on a leather couch.

How to Clean a Dog Urine Stain on a Leather CouchSome consumers have had success removing pet urine stains on leather furniture with shoe polish or hair gel. Depending on the value of your couch you may want to consult a professional, at least for advice. This is a page about how to clean a dog urine stain on a leather couch.

 

A freshly laid egg yolk.

Fresh Egg Yolks Taste BadWhen eating fresh eggs, you probably don't expect to encounter a yolk that tastes bad. A bad tasting yolk is surely going to ruin your meal. This is a page about what can cause fresh egg yolks to taste bad.

 

Frozen prices of beef.

How to Cook Freezer Burned MeatFreezer burned meat can be safely eaten, as long as it was properly frozen and defrosted. If possible, trimming off the burned portions will help prevent the taste that develops in freezer burned meats. This is a page about how to cook freezer burned meat.

 

Leather Trunk

Restoring a Leather TrunkThe leather on antique and vintage trunks can become dry and brittle with age. This is a page about restoring a leather trunk.

 

Teriyaki Chicken and Pineapple Stir Fry - Teriyaki Chicken

Teriyaki Chicken and Pineapple Stir FryEnjoy this very sweet chicken main dish with the addition of pineapple. This is a page about making teriyaki chicken and pineapple stir fry.

 

A sewing machine foot pedal.

Foot Pedal Not Working on Sewing MachineEven with power to the sewing machine light and controls, it is possible for the foot pedal to not work. This may be repairable or you might need to buy a new one. This is a page about the foot pedal not working on a sewing machine.

 

A puppy hiding under a bed.

How to Prevent Dog From Hiding Under BedA new dog or a rescued abused one may feel afraid or insecure and hide under furniture such as your bed. This is a page about how to prevent a dog from hiding under the bed.

 

knitting yarn

Making Your Own Knitwit ToolWith a precut wood circle from a craft store, headless nails and a dowel for the handle, you can make your own nitwit tool. This is a page about making your own knitwit tool.

 

Articles

Homemade Plumping Lip Exfoliator - before and after photo

Homemade Plumping Lip ExfoliatorI love this all natural lip fix. It helps keep your lips smooth by exfoliating, but at the same time plumps them naturally while adding a kick of colour. Use this once or twice a week for smooth and full lips every day. I make these for my girlfriends and they love it!

 

Making Folded Circle Paper Flowers - finished flower

Making Folded Circle Paper FlowersThis a simple yet creative way of making flowers by using colored paper. You can make it big or small and stick to your wall for your little girl. Make fun flowers with this art project.

 

Questions

Avocado Plant Turning Brown

Avocado Plant Turning BrownI grew my avocado plant from a seed last year and it has been growing fine, but a while ago the leaves turned brown and fell off. I thought it was because it grew out of the pot and transplanted it, but its turning brown from the top of the stalk down, can I save it?

 

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Poulan Pro Riding Mower Keeps StallingMy riding mower, a Poulan Pro 96025000400, keeps cutting off. If it's the carburetor how do I blow it out?

 

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Re-homing Baby Finches2 of my finches just fledged yesterday (8/20/17) the other 2 haven't braved the world outside of the nest yet, but I'm sure it will be soon. When can I re-home them? The first egg was laid 8/2/17, the next one on 3rd, 4th, and the last one on the 5th.

 

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Value of a Mersman TableI purchased an antique table at an auction and am trying to determine it's value and age. It is a Mersman 7113.

 

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Replacement Temperature Sensor for Foreman RoasterMy George Foreman GV5 roaster stopped working. I learned that changing the temperature sensor may be the answer. Where can I get a sensor for this roaster?

 

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Re-dyeing Hair with Semi-permanent DyeI coloured my hair on Friday with a semi-permanent light brown to my already darker coloured hair. The re-growth is still too light. Is it safe to colour over this with a darker brown of the same brand and also semi permanent? It's Monday. Or will my hair fall out?

 

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Preventing Rust on Corn Cob Holder HandlesHow can I keep my corn cob holder handles from rusting?

 

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Re-dyeing My Hair to Cover GrayI dyed my hair with a brand I had never used. The color did not take, and my grays are still there. I have a wedding to go to in 3 days. Can I re-dye it?

 

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Coloring Hair BlondeMy hair will not dye and I want it blonde. How can I achieve those results?

 

Determining the Age of a Chihuahua - tan deer head Chihuahua

Determining the Age of a ChihuahuaWhen I got this dog, I was told it was only 2 years old, but that doesn't seem to be the case. She is lazy and loves to sleep. She is very protective of the other dog we have, which makes me think she's had puppies at some point in her life. She enjoys walks, but doesn't walk as much as she use to.

 

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