October 26, 2018

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baked Walnut Potato Bread

Walnut Potato BreadI received a book last Christmas called "Whole Grain Vegan Baking" and have recently have had a lot of fun making the recipes in it. The jist of these recipes is they replace the egg and dairy with potatoes, squash, and other vegetables. Also oils and vegan yogurt.


Devilish Deviled Eggs

Devilish Deviled EggsLiterally... deviled eggs! These little devils will be memorable with their spicy kick and adorable little faces. Sriracha is the key to heat in this recipe, but you can use any red hot sauce you like.



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Fitted Twin Sheet as Party TableclothA fitted twin sheet over your picnic table for children's birthday parties, their favorite character or new one, adds to the fun and clean up.


A fire fighter hat next to a fire truck themed t-shirt.

Firefighter Costume on a BudgetA kid's firefighter Halloween costume is about $25 to $35. The costume will only be worn for a few times this month and just for a couple of hours.


Tomato skins being removed after blanching.

Easy Peel TomatoesTo peel tomatoes to use in stews and sauces, or if you just prefer them skin-free like I do, this is an easy way to get the job done quickly. Remove the stem, score the bottom with a big X, then dunk in boiling water for 10 to 15 seconds. Transfer to an ice bath to cool. Right when they're cool, remove from water and the skin will slide right off.


Cardboard Halloween Pumpkin and Ghost - lighted box decorations

Cardboard Halloween Pumpkin and GhostAre you on a budget this Halloween? Or want a mess free way of carving a pumpkin? You can recycle any cardboard boxes you may have laying around. I was able to make this pumpkin and ghost carving with an X-acto knife. Inside you can use a flashlight or LED candle.


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Removing Tar From FabricUse GoJo, Fast Orange, or similar products which are hand cleaners used to dissolve oils or grease. Moisten BOTH sides of the fabric to loosen, dissolve and disperse stain. Work both sides of fabric simultaneously and gently let the product break up the stain. Do not overrub or break down the fabric. When stain has dissolved, wash immediately as normal.


A colored bag of red potatoes.

Avoid Non-transparent Food PackagingWhen purchasing any produce or not just produce but any food related items - do not be fooled by non-transparent packaging.


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Organizing Your Shopping ListTo locate your shopping list easier, use colored paper or cardboard and keep it permanently in your purse. Use different colored inks to desiginate your preferences and stores.



Value of a 1937 Noah Webster National Dictionary - red cover

Value of a 1937 Noah Webster National Dictionary?What is the value of above a 1937 Noah Webste National Business English dictionary. It is in good condition.


Determining the Age of a Murphy Cedar Chest - open cedar chest

Determining the Age of a Murphy Cedar Chest?Have a Murphy cedar chest and would like to know how old it is?


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Weight Watchers No Bake Pumpkin Pie Recipe?Does anyone have a Weight Watchers recipe for no-bake pumpkin pie from around the 1990s? It was very easy to make and I seem to remember that it had Knox gelatin in it. Any help would be appreciated.


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Getting Rid of Fleas?I have 4 little dogs and spend a lot of time fighting fleas. I have been using Frontline Plus, but after a few months I have to switch because it stops working. I have used K9 Advantix ll. Half the time the bottles are empty and the other part of the time it does not work.


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Thinning Acrylic Paint?What can I mix with acrylic paint to make it thinner?


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Ice Machine Spits Crushed Ice on the Floor?I have a 2015 Frigidaire side by side with ice and water in the door. After dispensing crushed ice it will spit out some ice on the floor. Is there anything to use to catch this ice?


Identifying a Bug - small dark colored bug

Identifying a Bug?What is this bug? It's about the size of my pinky nail.


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Finding Grants to Open a Daycare?I'm in the process of starting my own daycare and I was looking for some kind of grant. Can anyone point me in the right direction?


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Transporting Multiple Disposable Aluminum Foil Steam Table Pans?Every month I cook for a local church soup kitchen. I need to transport as many as 12 disposable aluminum foil steam table pans (1/2 size) with cooked food, to the church.


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Remedy for Itchy Scalp?I have heat bumps on the back of my head even during the winter as well as the summer. My head itches also.


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