October 1, 2018

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Close up of belt loops on a pair of jeans.

Repairing a Belt LoopExtending the life of a clothing can save you money. With some embroidery thread and a needle you can make a replacement belt loop. This is a page about repairing a belt loop.


Magnet Collection from around the world.

Displaying a Magnet Collection?This is a page about displaying a magnet collection. Magnets are a common souvenir that people purchase for themselves or as gifts for others. It can be hard to find the best way to display them all, especially if you want to avoid cluttering your refrigerator.


Living room with red a black accents.

Paint Color to Coordinate with Red and Black FurnitureChoosing a wall paint color to coordinate with your furnishings is important to the overall appearance of the room. This is a page about choosing a paint color to coordinate red and black furniture.


doll in fancy white dress with large hat

Finding the Value of Crimson Collection Porcelain Dolls?The age and rarity of porcelain dolls are two of the factors that can contribute to their value. This is a page about finding the value of Crimson Collection porcelain dolls.


Pizza Buns in a bowl.

Pizza Bun RecipesStuffed with your favorite pizza ingredients, pizza buns are a great grab and go snack or easy to make meal. This page contains pizza bun recipes.


Dog sleeping while person points at dog Pee on rug.

Dog Pees Inside When Lying Down?If your dog is peeing when lying down it is most likely due to a medical problem such as an infection. A trip to the vet is the best way to determine the cause and resolve this issue. This is a page about why your dog pees inside when lying down.


Hand holding a bag of trail mix.

100 Calorie Snack PacksGrab and go 100 calorie snack packs are great to have on hand for when you are hungry between meals. You don't need to spend a lot of money on prepackaged ones though. Larger packages of your favorite snacks can be broken down into 100 calorie packs. This is a page about 100 calorie snack packs.



Magnetic Bookmark for Your Journal

Magnetic Bookmark for Your JournalKeep your spot in your journal or notebook with this cute monogram initial magnetic bookmark. I was able to make a bunch of monogram bookmarks for myself and friends. They was quick and easy to make because I had a scrapbook paper with letters that I could cut out.


GUS Gusto Tuesday Ragamuffin (Terrier Mix) - tan and white terrier mix on bed

GUS Gusto Tuesday Ragamuffin (Terrier Mix)Gus became family when we saw him as a surrender at our local Humane Society. He was born Christmas 2014, we adopted him March 2015. He was full of gusto, it was a Tuesday and he looked like a ragamuffin, thus Gusto Tuesday Ragamuffin!


Jack o'Lantern Foam Pumpkin Faces - laughing foam pumpkin face

Jack o'Lantern Foam Pumpkin FacesI don't decorate for Halloween, but I know a lot of people do. So Jack O'Lanterns are so popular. Being on a budget, I thought "What could the kids do with their parents or older siblings"? I came up with this.


Spooky Candles - lit candles on red surface

Spooky CandlesThis is a super cheap and fun way to make spooky looking candles for Halloween. All you need is some cardboard tubes from toilet paper, hot glue, paint, and battery operated votives. You can paint them any colour you'd like. I went with black for a Black and White ball I am hosting.


Succulent Wreath - wreath hanging on a tree

Succulent WreathThis is a beautiful outdoor succulent wreath that can be hung on your front door or in your backyard. Just a few supplies and you can have yourself a lovely succulent wreath!


Teach Kids to Use Sticker Sheet Scraps - sticker sheet after star stickers used up

Teach Kids to Use Sticker Sheet ScrapsMy child loves glittery stickers, glue, or pens! Even though there are no more shiny glitter stars - you could teach your child that, the sticker sheets are still useable and not to waste scraps that can be used.


Easy Pumpkin Decorating - funny pumpkin with big ears

Easy Pumpkin DecoratingI started this project because I volunteer at a senior center. I do arts & crafts with them there and have great fun. I am very limited in what they can use such as, hot glue, sharp scissors, or certain types of paints and most of all, carving! So this is what I came up with. This is also great for young children.


Party Hat Volcano Experiment for Kids - erupted volcano

Party Hat Volcano Experiment for KidsHave extra party hats? Your child will have a blast with this volcano experiment. If you don't have any party hats, you can make your own with paper.



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Gluing Glass to Glass?I've made 3 1/2" glass eyes for the windshield of my friend's golf cart. (I'm in a fused glass club). They came out nice, but I don't know which glue to stick them on with. She wants to be able to remove them if they sell the golf cart (not everyone wants eyes!). Any suggestions?


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Poulan Pro Model 310000 Won't Move?My Poulan Pro mower doesn't want to move.


Distinguishing Between Male and Female Zebra Finches - birds on a perch in their cage

Distinguishing Between Male and Female Zebra Finches?Please help me to tell the difference between the male and the female bird.


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Determining the Authenticity of a Thomas Kinkade Print?I recently purchased a Thomas Kinkade print, 12x13 with a gold metal frame. It is a limited edition, sold out print. Is it real?


Identifying a Bug - dark colored bug

Identifying a Bug?Can anyone let me know what kind of bug this is? I purchased this couch today and got it home and found these on it.


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Parvo Virus Recovery Time?My dog who is about 5 months of age was just diagnosed with parvo. Within 36 hours of treatment she is eating and playing a bit. She has been whining lately which is out of character for her. I'm just concerned she may have gotten over it extraordinary fast from what I've been reading, can this be normal?


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Why Is My Lilac Bush Not Growing?I planted a common purple lilac this spring to replace the one that had to be removed. It was about 2ft. tall to start out and I followed planting directions, mulched around it and kept it watered during the very hot summer that we've had this year. It looks healthy at this point, but it hasn't grown at all!


Remedy for UV Damage to Vintage Formica Table Top - red table top

Remedy for UV Damage to Vintage Formica Table Top?My kids bought me a beautiful mid century Formica table. It was a cloudy day, but the table is badly damaged from UV light. I don't think there's any remedy, but does anyone have any ideas? The leaf was left inside the truck so you can see how it looked originally.


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Beaded Jewelry Business Name Ideas?I'm trying to start a jewelry business, but I have no idea what to name it. I live in Georgia and all my jewelry is handmade. I use beads and elastic string (not metal yet). I want the name to be cute and young and use "beaded" or something like that.


Value of Porcelain Dolls - sleeping baby doll in pink outfit

Value of Porcelain Dolls?I have four porcelain dolls and three of them have names, but one does not. I am trying to find out if they are worth anything and information about them.


Value of a Porcelain Doll - doll wearing a blue jumper and plaid hat

Value of a Porcelain Doll?I am wondering who made my doll and how much she worth?


Value of a Glass Topped Vintage Coffee Table - table in front of a white couch

Value of a Glass Topped Vintage Coffee Table?I would like to know if you have any information about this style and design of table. It was in my attic wrapped in newspaper and the newspaper date was 1967. It's all wood with a glass top.


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Puppy Having Diarrhea and Vomiting Since Worming?My 10 week old Shih Tzu has been having diarrhea and vomiting. She has had it on and off since her first worm treatment. She eats, drinks, and plays with the kids. What can it be? Should I take her to the vet?


Value of a 1968 Garden Mark Compact 7 Riding Mower - vintage yellow riding mower

Value of a 1968 Garden Mark Compact 7 Riding Mower?I came across a 1968 Montgomery Ward Garden Mark compact 7 tractor. Everything is original down to the spark plug with factory paint still on it. It runs and mows great. I just can't find any information on it's rarity or what it's worth.


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