September 28, 2018

This page includes a list of all the articles published on this date. Use the navigator to select a different date.


Corn on the cob with cob holders.

How to Prevent Rust on Corn Cob Holders?The easiest way to prevent rust on your corn cob holders is to wash and dry them thoroughly after use. This is a page about how to prevent rust on corn cob holders.


Flowering plants at a nursery.

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Shopping for Bedding PlantsWe have all made some errors of judgment when plant shopping. Common issues for the gardener are shopping without planning, buying more plants than can easily be planted, or falling in love with a plant not recommended for your growing zone. This is a page about 5 mistakes to avoid when shopping for bedding plants.


Man sitting on a plastic covered sofa with his dog, surrounded by boxes.

Preventing Fleas from Moving With You?Flea infestations can move with you on pets and as the result of eggs that are taken to your new home. Treat pets and bedding, etc. before the move. This is a page about preventing fleas from moving with you.


long brown hair on white background.

Going Back to Natural Hair Color After Bleaching?Once your natural hair color has been removed it is not quick and easy to return to your actual hair color. You can try dyeing with permanent, temporary, or herbal products while it grows out or see a professional for their advice. This is a page about going back to your natural hair color after bleaching.


Blue microwave heat pack.

Fillers for Homemade Heat Packs?There are several common recommendations for fillers to use in homemade heat packs. They include: rice, beans, buckwheat, or field corn. Essential oils can also be added to the dry fillers. This is a page about fillers for homemade heat packs.


Yellow handbag with things coming out from the top.

Pocket Book Organizer PatternsMaking an organizer for your purse can help keep the clutter down and make items easier to find. You can design your own or search the internet for patterns. This is a page about pocket book organizer patterns.


Man wearing a t-shirt.

Covering Up Logos on Clothing?There are at least a couple of easy ways to cover up a clothing logo. You can use iron-on or sew on appliqués or make your own from material similar in fabric content to the clothing you are working with. This is a page about covering up logos on clothing.



Mung Bean Triangles on plate

Mung Bean TrianglesWeekends are always the best family days. That is why we have to make it special as much as possible. We gather with family members and make these yummy, simple fried triangles.


Lemon Chicken Soup in bowl

Lemon Chicken SoupI came up with this recipe when I had next to nothing in the house to cook with. I had a roasted chicken that was torn to bits, lemons from my garden, carrots and onions that I'd dried over the summer, and some quick oats. For being so bare-bones, it was absolutely delicious, and was even better the next day. So comforting!



Add Vinegar to Dish Soap - bowl of suds and bottles of vinegar and dish soap

Add Vinegar to Dish SoapA doctor on a Japanese TV show mentioned adding a tiny splash of white vinegar to dish soap when washing up. It gives glass items an extra spotless sheen, and apparently it will help completely remove any soap residue on the dishes when you think you've got it all rinsed off, aiding in what you digest in the future.


Kid Friendly Succulent Terrarium - glass terrarium with beads added

Kid Friendly Succulent TerrariumSince I love succulents and planting them, the kids wanted to make their own succulent terrarium version as well. They have been collecting random rocks and shells. Oh and they love assorted colored beads. Plus succulents are easy to maintain and perfect for kids!


Decorative Halloween Stones - finished stones, note eyes and mouth on mummy

Decorative Halloween StonesI love these Halloween decorations because you can find any shape of stone laying around, and figure out what spooky character you want it to be. My previous decorative stones needed ovals and wedges (watermelon stones) and perfectly round ones (ladybug stones), but with this, anything goes.


Buckley Homestead Geese - gray geese in a pen

Buckley Homestead GeeseOn a recent visit to Buckley Homestead County Park in Lowell, Indiana I was greeted by two noisy and curious farm geese. Buckley Homestead is a late 19th/early 20th century working farm. I enjoyed stepping back into the past for a few hours and visiting with the animals.



Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Value of Encyclopedia Britannica?I have a full set (30) of adult Encyclopedia Britannica (great condition). 1973 15th edition. What are they worth, if anything ?


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Name Ideas for a Business Making Natural Oils?I make coconut oil, carrot oil, and avocado oil. I need a brand name for these natural oils.


Value of Shelby Williams Lounge Chairs - upholstered armless chairs

Value of Shelby Williams Lounge Chairs?I have 2 1975 Shelby Williams lounge chairs and I would like to know what they are worth.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Killing Fleas Using Ammonia?Do I mix ammonia with water to kill fleas or use straight ammonia?


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Causes of Sudden Death in Dogs?My fragile 17 year old Brussels Griffon was on my bed and jumped off suddenly. Her legs were no longer strong enough to land on her feet and she immediately stretched out her body and made some noises. I picked her up and she passed in my arms.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Repairing a Faded Spot on Linoleum Flooring?I've just moved a round bin from the kitchen floor to discover a circle underneath which has faded from dog wee! It's really obvious as it's a faded circle. Can anyone help please?


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Determining the Fee for Cleaning an Apartment Complex?How do I bid on cleaning an apartment complex? There are 10 buildings and 2 floors. The job will include vacuuming, mopping the laundry room, and cleaning all glass.


Logo for ThriftyFun Questions

Spirits of Ammonia?Are spirits of ammonia and ammonia spirits the same thing?


A dog standing in grass.

Is My Dog a Purebred Malinois?My neighbors recently gave me their 5 month old puppy claiming he's a Malinois so I got curious and searched how other dogs of the same breed look. Now after comparing him with a few others he's kinda different. Could anyone tell me if he's a Malinois mix?


Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2020-07-21 17:38:45 in 661 msecs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.