July 6, 2018

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The bottom leaves on a sunflower sprout wilting.

Bottom Leaves on Sunflower Sprout Wilting?Too much water and/or not enough sun are the two main culprits in this situation. This is a page about bottom leaves on sunflower sprout wilting.


Footprint Butterflies

Making Footprint ButterfliesPaint and your child's feet are the tools needed to make these pretty butterfly prints. This is a page about making footprint butterflies.


Isabella doll

Value of Ashley Belle's Isabella Doll?Many people have collected dolls for years although few are valuable due to mass production. This page contains information about the value of Ashley Belle's Isabella doll.


Several finished eggs in carton.

How to Make Egg DioramasUse blown eggs and small flowers, beads, figures, etc. to make these one of a kind egg dioramas. This is a page about how to make egg dioramas.


The front of a Bed Bath & Beyond store.

Saving Money at Bed Bath & BeyondCoupons and sales can save you quite a bit of money on essential items for your home. This is a page about saving money at Bed Bath & Beyond.


Grilled Chicken on a cutting board with limes.

Keeping Grilled Chicken Warm After Cooking?Covering grilled chicken can result in the skin losing its crispiness. Here are some tips to try that may help you keep it warm without losing its grilled qualities. This is a page about keeping grilled chicken warm after cooking.


Upcycling A Stocking As Bird Feeder - suet balls in an old stocking with bird

Upcycling Fishnet Stockings as a Bird FeederA worn or ripped pair of fishnet stockings is the prefect start to making a hanging bird feeder. Add suet balls or other food and enjoy watching your backyard visitors. This is a page about upcycling fishnet stocking as bird feeder.


Slice of Blueberry Cake.

KFC Blueberry CakeThis favorite fast food dessert can be made in the comfort of your own home. This page contains a recipe for KFC blueberry cake.


Wet Fiat emblem.

Troubleshooting Intermittent Warning Lights on Fiat Stilo?This is a page about troubleshooting intermittent warning lights on Fiat Stilo. Intermittent warning lights can be caused by a number of issues. It is best to take it in to a repair shop, to confirm whether it is caused by faulty wiring or a computer issue.


Umbrella in the rain.

Saving Your Garden from Torrential RainUnexpected heavy rainfall can cause destruction in your garden. Read the solution in this page for an idea of how to save your garden in such a situation. This is a page about saving your garden from torrential rain.


Cavatini in a casserole topped with pepperoni.

Cavatini RecipesCavatini is a baked pasta dish with pizza sauce, peppers, mushrooms and cheese. It was popular in Pizza Hut restaurants. This page contains cavatini recipes.


Creme Brulee in 3 ramekins

Making Creme Brulee?Creme brulee is a classic French dessert consisting of custard with a carmelized crust. This is a page about making creme brulee.


Deep Fried Shrimp on Baguette  Bread in pan

Deep Fried Shrimp on Baguette BreadMake this delicious combination of crispy fish and crunchy bread for your next party. This is a page about making deep fried shrimp on baguette bread.


Tree Stump table and chairs.

Making a Table Out of a Tree StumpTree stumps make solid and attractive bases for tables. This is a page about making a table out of a tree stump.


Coffee Filter Angels

Making Coffee Filter AngelsWith a few simple craft supplies and white coffee filters you can make these cute paper angels. This is a page about making coffee filter angels.


fuzzy yarn love bug

Yarn Love Bug CraftThis cutie is made using fancy yarn, a Styrofoam ball, and some other easy to get or on-hand craft supplies. This is a page about making a yarn love bug craft.



Chicken Vermicelli Soup in bowl

Chicken Vermicelli SoupSummer time hasn't actually ended yet but rainy season is starting to show up. Here's a chilly afternoon just a perfect cold weather for the dinner I'm going to prepare.


Italian Sausage, Pepper and Onion Hoagie on plate

Italian Sausage, Pepper and Onion HoagiesThese sausage hoagies are wonderful for a fast meal. They are nutritious, delicious, and done in one skillet.


Peanut Butter Cereal Cookies on plate

Peanut Butter Cereal CookiesIt's been a longtime pattern in our house that we end up having a quarter of a bag of each kind of cereal sitting in the cupboards. Perhaps we get bored of them after a while, I'm not quite sure. I've found a great way to get more use out of them when they're being ignored is to turn them into cookies. Here, I've used the last of my raisin bran and crispy rice cereals to make peanut butter cookies. They are light, flakey, and hard to resist!



Golden Euonymus Foliage with Three Colors - shrub

Euonymus Foliage with Three ColorsMy little community has a lovely pond in the middle of the complex. We have gold fish, three little "waterfalls" and this unique bush. It has green, yellow, and green and yellow leaves. It's very peaceful to sit and just listen.


A clean hair dryer.

Cleaning Your Hair DryerDust can clog the motor, and shorten its life. I used a combination of a vacuum cleaner and an old toothbrush to clean mine.


Butterfly Card - finished card on faux fur background

Butterfly CardThis greeting card is a butterfly themed card. It can be used as a "Feel Better" card or is essentially universal for any occasion: birthday card, just because, condolences card, etc.


A percolator that was purchased at a thrift store.

Use Mineral Oil to Salvage ObjectsWhat do these items have in common? They had issues and ended up at the thrift store. The percolator had a stuck lever that regulates the strength of the coffee, the cactus necklace had a huge knot in it, and the starfish necklace had the jump ring that closes it stuck in the open position.


Google's search result for "Who is the Mayor of Kalamazoo?"

Using Google Search to Answer QuestionsThere is a fairly new element of Google search. I just by chance found out about it. Google gets a lot of bad (some well deserved) rap. This little gem is a feather in their caps!


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Opt Out of Financial Credit OffersPeople can steal those forms right out of your mailbox and steal your identity. You can opt out by going to this website.



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Dyeing Hair Black?I know that when you're blonde you are supposed to dye your hair a warm tone before dyeing it black, but my hair is like an orange brownish hair color. I was wondering would I have to dye it red before dyeing it black so my hair won't fade to green?


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Finding the Value of an Antique Craftsman Mower?Where would I go to figure out the value of my antique Craftsman lawn mower?


Identifying a Porcelain Doll - fancy dressed doll

Identifying a Porcelain Doll?I have a large porcelain doll that appears to be from the Victorian era. I need to find out who made it and what is its value. The doll has no tags.


Value of Goldenvale Porcelain Dolls

Value of Goldenvale Porcelain Dolls?I have two Goldenvale 42 inch dolls, Helen and Flora, are they really that worthless?


Housebroken Dog Suddenly Marking Territory in the Home - all three dogs

Housebroken Dog Suddenly Marking Territory in the Home?I have a 4 year old St. Bernard (Jackie) who has never once peed in the house. My daughter and son-in-law moved in with their 2 dogs, a 2-yr old small breed mix (Ozzy) and an 8 mo Doxie (Lemmy) in November. They had a baby in February and Ozzy started acting out intentionally peeing on the baby's things.


Value of an Old Craftsmen Power Reel Mower - vintage mower

Value of an Old Craftsmen Power Reel Mower?I have an old, maybe 1975, model #536.81740 Craftsmen 18 Power reel mower with manual. I am looking to sell this. Can you give me an approximate price and where to sell it? I have included pictures. I need to clean it up and see if it works.


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Bread Machine Not Kneading Correctly?I've been using my bread machine for about 2 years. Recently when it is kneading dough, the kneading blades seem to be working very hard. The kneading sound is unusual, the blade does not turn smoothly. It is like my dough is too heavy to knead, but actually is not, as I'm using the same recipe all the time.


Removing Odors from an Area Rug - braided area rug

Removing Odors from an Area Rug?What can I use to get an odor out of a really old carpet?


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Cleaning Business Name Ideas?I am thinking to open my cleaning business. I thought about Dedicated Cleaners as a name. I am asking for feedback. Let me know what you think of the name. Also, if you have any suggestions feel free to share.


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Brother Sewing Machine Squealing and Not Feeding Fabric?I have a Brother CS6000I sewing machine. It has a squealing noise. Sometimes it seems to stitch in same place. Thoughts on if there is anything I can do to fix that?


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Old Dog Peeing Everywhere?Our 25 lb. dog is 13 years old and is peeing on our beds, rugs, furniture, and you name it. He seems to forget to let us know he wants to go out. After 6 or more tries to put him on the leash, he'll go out to do his business. We love him and can't figure out what's going on. He doesn't seem to be in any pain or distress.


Identifying a Household Bug

Identifying a Household Bug?I found these bugs on my carpet and wood floor lately. I want to know what kind of bug is this, if these bugs are harmful, and ways to get rid of them.


Identifying Little Black Bugs - bug on white fabric

Identifying Little Black Bugs?Can anyone help me identify and then eradicate these little black bugs?


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14th Birthday Party Ideas?My birthday is coming up next week, Sunday aka July 15, 2018. I'm turning 14 so I don't need a childish party. What party should I do?


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Name Ideas for a Organizing and De-Cluttering Business?I am starting to open a business as an organizer and decluttering service provider, but I am having a hard time coming up a name for my business. I was thinking about using my name and I would like my customers to feel accomplished, calmed, organized, and at peace once I am done with the task.


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Can Children of an Undocumented Immigrant Get Death Benefits?My husband and I got married in 2016 due to his deportation. He did not have documents to prove his identity and be put on our childrens' birth certificates. I am a legal resident and the three boys are citizens, but he was illegal. Would the boys be eligible to receive any help at all?


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Lawn Mower Revs Up and Down Until Blades Engaged?My lawn mower speeds up and down until I engage the blades. What is causing this to happen?


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Receiving Social Security Survivor Benefits?My nephew has been receiving a SS check since his father died. He will soon be 18, but still in high school. Is there any way to protect this money - to keep him from spending the checks that he will receive until he graduates?


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Killing Gnats with Bleach?Someone told me to pour bleach where gnats are at the most and they will go to the glass and die. I was just wanting to know if it would work or not?


Identifying a Leonardo Porcelain Doll - dark haired doll in long white outfit with vest

Identifying a Leonardo Porcelain Doll?So I was just wondering if anyone knew the name of this doll? I can't seem to find it anywhere and all I know it's it's from the Leonardo collection.


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Selling Oak Trees?I have 5 to 7 oak trees I want cut down. Can I sell them? I live in Whangarei New Zealand.


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