December 13, 2017

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Rummy Cards

Rummy RulesThis is a page about Rummy rules. Rummy is a card game that is for 2-4 players. If you have a question about the rules of Rummy, you may find the answer here.

 

Decorated Christmas Tree with large window behind.

Christmas Tree PhotosThis page contains Christmas tree photos. It is fun to see how other people decorate their Christmas trees. If you are looking for inspiration, maybe someone else has an idea you will love.

 

Woman painting her nails red.

Painting Your NailsThis page contains tips for painting your fingernails. Going to a nail salon for a manicure may be tempting, but it is not required to have nicely painted nails. Here are some great tips to help you get professional results at home.

 

Hand Holding Discount coupons

Coupon Tips and TricksThis is a page about coupon tips and tricks. Here are a bunch of tips for finding, using, and organizing coupons. If you have a good system in place, you can save a lot of money!

 

Heater vent in floor

Awful Smell Coming From Heater DuctingThis is a page about getting rid of an awful smell coming from heater ducting. If you believe that the odor is being caused by a deceased rodent in the ducting, it is important to remove the source if possible and then try some of these ideas for combating any lingering odor.

 

Pile of Chili Crispitos

Chili Crispitos RecipesThese deep fried, rolled up tortillas are filled with seasoned meat. You can add beans, cheese, peppers, and onions to the filling. Give these recipes a try! This page contains chili crispitos recipes.

 

Bucket of Plaster of Paris

Craft Ideas Using Plaster of ParisThis is a page about craft ideas for plaster of paris. Plaster of Paris can be used for tons of fun crafts. You can make everything from paintable sculptures and ornaments, to stepping stones and handprints of your kids. Here are a bunch of ways to use your leftover Plaster of Paris.

 

Cast Iron Chili Con Carne

Cast Iron Chili RecipeThis chili, prepared in a cast iron kettle, is easy to make and full of flavor. Give it a try, the next time you are looking for a chili recipe. This page contains a cast iron chili recipe.

 

Woman grabbing the back of her head.

Painful Pressure in the Back of the HeadThis is a page about painful pressure in the back of the head. While this type of headache is quite common with chronic anxiety, it is best to see a doctor and rule out any other possible causes. Here are some tips for relieving the pain, if you find that it is actually a tension headache.

 

Recipes

Cauliflower Pear Stew in bowl

Cauliflower Pear StewThis is one of the many inventions I have created with cauliflower and other vegetables. Any vegetables can be added but these in particular work well.

 

Mint Oil in pan

How To Make Fresh Mint OilI grow a lot of mint in my garden. I use mint in salads, to make mint oil for cooking, and also to make tea. Fresh mint is easy to grow and needs a lot of sun and water. I use the oil to cook fish, to make salad dressing, and also as a bug repellent. Did you know that many bugs won't bite you if they smell mint?

 

Pressure Cooker Chicken Thighs on plate with potato and salad

Pressure Cooker Chicken ThighsYou can have a hot, healthy, delicious chicken dinner in around half an hour! You can vary the spices in this recipe. Chicken thighs were on sale for 99 cents a pound in my area this week.

 

piece of Baked Pineapple Bread in serving dish

Baked Pineapple BreadThis sweet treat is very similar to a bread pudding but it has no dairy, nor is it too custardy. It's mostly made out of leftover cubed bread and chunks of pineapple. It works great as a breakfast treat, with mid afternoon tea, or for dessert.

 

Articles

Making a Pill Container for Pocket or Purse - pills in container

Making a Pill Container for Pocket or PurseUse plastic gallon milk jug and water bottle caps to make a pill container.

 

Christmas Wreath and Tree Holiday Card

Christmas Wreath and Tree Holiday CardThis is a very cute holiday card to make for someone special. I like the 3D appearance of this card from the wreath to the Christmas tree. This card was made with items I already had at home.

 

Abbey Road (Bernese Mountain Dog)

Abbey Road (Bernese Mountain Dog)We got Abbey Road in October, all the way from Spain. She is a wonderful example of this amazing breed.

 

Questions

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Determining a Cleaning FeeI have a potential client wanting her home cleaned. It is 1700 sq ft, with 2.5 baths. She didn't give me any other info what would be a rough estimate based on that little info?

 

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Social Security Survivor BenefitsMy mom died when I was 16. A month after my mom died my grandparents got custody of me when I was 17. I called down to Social Security and they told me the amount that I was receiving when I was 18. I got put out and just recently we got into a huge argument because they told me that it was for room and board.

 

Determining an Initial Deep Cleaning Charge -
 before and after shelving

Determining a Initial Deep Cleaning and Organizing ChargeI am a professional home organizer and I have a small cleaning company. I did a walk through this morning of this 6000 square foot home on Lake Murray, South Carolina. It is pretty dirty, not to too bad, but for sure needs a good deep cleaning. It is a 6 bedroom home with a pool house.

 

Repairing the Timing on a Singer Sewing Machine - image of the model in a manual

Repairing the Timing on a Singer Sewing MachineHow do I fix the timing on a Singer 6100 sewing machine?

 

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Manual for a Pillsbury Bread MachineWhere can I get a book to use my Pillsbury breadmaker?

 

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Eisenhart Wallpaper #213 88 NS-5698I'm looking for some wallpaper from Eisenhart.

 

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Finding Free FurnitureHow and where do you get free furniture?

 

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Social Security Survivor BenefitsWhen I was 3 years old my real father died in a fire and we started receiving (brother and I) his Social Security money. My mom remarried around 3-4 years later to a man who adopted us. She kept getting the Social Security money even though when she remarried and he adopted us and he was well off.

 

Dog Played with Other Dogs with Parvo - Pit Bull on chair or couch

Dog Played with Other Dogs with ParvoMy 3 year old red nose Pit Bull played with two puppies that had parvo. One puppy died 4 days ago the other didn't, but has been diagnosed with parvo and he is not looking too good now. My Pit has had all her shots and is doing well, but should I still be worried?

 

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Dog Started Peeing in the House After Having ParvoMy sweet baby Avery is almost three. She had all of her shots in January and came down with parvo two months ago. Well, ever since then she can't stop peeing in the house and is really skittish. I just wanna know what's going on with my baby.

 

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Eligibility for Social Security Survivor BenefitsMy boyfriend's mother passed away when he was 15 and he is now 22. He was receiving Social Security checks that were addressed to him from the time he was 15-18. He moved out of his father's home last year, and he is now refusing Josh (my boyfriend) the remaining money from his Social Security checks.

 

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New Perm Not CurlyI got a perm today, and there weren't any curls when she took the rollers out. It's dried now, and still no curl, not even a wave. Should I go back and ask for a refund?

 

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Clorox Wipes Left White Spots on Wooden PianoSo I was cleaning my upright piano one day, and I found some Clorox wipes. Well ya know Clorox wipes cleans about anything, so I cleaned it and now there are white patch looking blotches of something on there. I have scrubbed it and scrubbed with warm water, but it won't come off.

 

Value of Mersman Round Table - round table with pedestal and four legs, perhaps marble top

Value of Mersman Round TableI have a round 30" Mersman 30-4 table that has marble or some kind of stone in the middle. It has metal wheels on the legs. I am just wondering the age and possible value.

 

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Original Price of 1965 Encyclopedia AmericanaHow much (in 1965 dollars) did a new (1965) edition of the Encyclopedia Americana cost?

 

Identifying a Porcelain Doll - dark haired doll with apricot long dress

Identifying a Porcelain DollI have been trying to identify this doll for hours. She has absolutely no markings. She was bought for me in the mid to late 2000s. She has a parasol, a feather hat, and she used to have eyelashes, but they've fallen off. None of her clothes have tags. She's held together with this really ugly bright yellow glue.

 

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