February 25, 2018

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Yoshiko Cherries - small bright red cherries

Yoshino Cherry Tree PhotosThe Yoshino cherry is a popular ornamental flowering tree known for its lovey white pink flowers and delicate almond fragrance. This page contains Yoshino cherry tree photos.

 

Couple at farmers market purchasing flowers with a debit card.

Using Debit CardsKeeping close track of your purchases and automatic payments will keep you out of trouble with your financial institution. This is a page about using debit cards.

 

A collection of brightly colored bath bombs.

Storing Bath BombsBath bombs need to be stored in a dry place or at least in an airtight container. Some consumers even keep them in the freezer. The moisture in your bathroom is not good for them. This is a page about storing bath bombs.

 

A wheel of a reel mower.

Determining the Value of Vintage Dunlap MowersWhether you collect or are trying to sell a vintage mower, some research will be needed. Vintage mowers vary in value and are sought for a number of reasons from yard decorations to increasing a collector's inventory. This is a page about determining the value of vintage Dunlap mowers.

 

Two blackberries on white background

Recipes Using BlackberriesDelicious summer blackberries can be used in recipes from cobblers, to smoothies, and even for making wine. This page contains recipes using blackberries.

 

Woman sitting in front of computer calling phone company to resolve bill

Resolving AT&T Billing ProblemsResolving billing issues with cell phone providers can be frustrating and take up a lot of your time. Failing to get satisfaction from the provider even after speaking with supervisors, you may need to contact consumer advocacy organizations, the Better Business Bureau, or even local news casters who specialize in resolving these issues. This is a page about resolving AT&T billing problems.

 

Paint roller and brush on half painted yellow cement stairs.

Painting StairsIt can be inconvenient to paint a set of stairs completely as they are often needed before the paint is dry. This page contains some tips for painting one side or even one step at a time. This is a page about painting stairs.

 

Red Growth on Peach Tree Leaves - pinkish red growth on leaves

Red Growth on Peach Tree LeavesFruit trees, such as peaches, can become infected with various diseases including fungal growths. This is a page about remedies for a red growth on peach tree leaves.

 

Blue car going through car wash

How to Choose a CarwashProtect your car's paint by finding a carwash that does not use the abrasive brushes. This is a page about how to choose a carwash.

 

Close-up of woman using seeing machine

Removing a Screw That Fell Into a Sewing MachineRetrieving a screw from the inside of a sewing machine may be done by the user with a magnet if the machine is not computerized, a totally manual one for example. Computerized or more complex machines probably need to be taken to a repair shop for safe removal of the screw. This is a page about removing a screw that fell into a sewing machine.

 

Pacific Salmon Chowder in a bowl.

Pacific Salmon ChowderThis delicious hearty soup can be made using either fresh cooked salmon or canned. It has a tomato base rather than a cream one. This page contains a Pacific salmon chowder recipe.

 

Single toilet paper roll on white background

Use Toilet Paper as Facial TissuesUsing rolls of toilet paper in place of facial tissues can help save you money. This is a page about using toilet paper as facial tissues.

 

Line of ants on concrete

Ants in Yard and DrivewayAt certain times of the year you may see a noticeable number of ants active in the yard and even on your driveway. This may or may not be a reason for concern. This is a page about ants in yard and driveway.

 

Couple packing dishes wrapped in bubble wrap into a box.

Packing Fragile ItemsWhen packing fragile items for moving consider protecting them with other soft items such as craft yarn, sheets, or whatever else you have to pack. This is a page about packing fragile items.

 

Blended Starbucks coffee drink

Frozen Coffee Drink RecipesFrozen coffee based beverages are quite delicious, but also rather pricey to buy regularly. Try making your own for much less. This page contains frozen coffee drink recipes, like a Starbucks Frappuccino.

 

Dog Receiving Flea Treatment

Flea Remedies in EnglandWhile brand name products are not necessarily available in all countries, there are many common products you can use to get rid of fleas in your home. Some examples are salt, diatomaceous earth, and boric acid. Not all of these are used on the pet, some are for the home and yard only. This is a page about flea remedies in England.

 

Canned soup in a bowl on a striped tablecloth

Stretching Canned SoupsOne way to stretch canned soups is to add canned or frozen vegetables, which are often less costly than the soup. This is a page about stretching canned soups.

 

Recipes

Applesauce in jar

Thrifty ApplesauceWe have an apple tree that gives a lot of fruit. We don't use pesticides. Our organic beauties can start going brown more quickly once bruised. They may look ugly, but they still taste magnificent. With a little cutting and microwaving, you can have delicious applesauce in minutes.

 

Roasted Sweet Potatoes on baking sheet

Roasted Sweet PotatoesRoasted sweet potatoes are easy to make, a healthier alternative to fried potatoes and most importantly, quite tasty! These baked sweet potatoes make the perfect side for your burger, steak, sandwich, or just as a snack.

 

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Value of a Franklin Heirloom DollHow much is a Franklin Heirloom doll named Lorelei in perfect condition worth?

 

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Removing Super Glue from a Formica CounterHow do I remove super glue from a Formica counter top?

 

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Name Ideas for a Bath Bomb BusinessI need to name a bath bomb business something good!

 

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Collecting Back Child SupportMy sons' father recently passed away' They are 40 and 37. Dad never paid a dime of child support. Sister is beneficiary on the IRA. Shouldn't that go to the sons? Also what about Social Security?

 

Identifying a Houseplant

Identifying a HouseplantI picked up this plant on a bunz trade. Would anyone be able to ID it for me and offer any care instructions? It's in southern exposure right now (will move it if it needs less light). Some of the more mature leaves on top have some browning on the edges. The soil is quite damp.

 

Identifying Black Insects Inside

Identifying Black Insects InsideOne day all of sudden I found 4 to 5 small black insects in my room. The same day I cleaned each and every corner of my room, every piece of furniture. But the next day I again found 4 of these insects in my room. They are slow and climb the walls.

 

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Puppy Peeing in His New BedI have an 8 month old French Bulldog puppy and his behaviour and training has been really positive so far. He out grew his old plastic bed so I decided to get him a bigger soft fabric bed because we haven't had any accidents recently. The last two nights he has wet the bed both nights (around 4/5am).

 

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Removing Rusty Water Stains from White ClothingHow do you get whites whiter when you have rusty water? Bleach doesn't work.

 

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Home Improvement Help for Low Income Single ParentI am looking to find resources for getting help with home repairs for a family member. She is a single mom trying her best to raise 3 children. She doesn't have the money to get repairs to her house and yard done.

 

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Paint Color Advice to Complement a Mauve CountertopWhat wall color will match a mauve countertop?

 

Identifying a Houseplant - plant with medium and dark green heart shaped leaves

Identifying a HouseplantWe just bought this yesterday and I'm not sure how to care for it.

 

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Donating FabricI have some machine washable wool fabric. Where can I donate it?

 

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