November 30, 2018

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3D Straw Christmas Tree Gift Box - finished gift box

How to Make a 3D Straw Christmas Tree Gift BoxTurn a recycled box into a unique gift box following the simple instructions in this page. This page contains photos and instructions for how to make a 3D straw Christmas tree gift box.

 

Clear Christmas ornament filled with tree, snow and a present.

Filling Clear Christmas OrnamentsA fun project for the whole family can center around filling clear ornaments with a variety of holiday themed inclusions and other tidbits. Try shells, confetti, pom poms, miniature trees, and more. This is a page about filling clear Christmas ornaments.

 

Tissue Box Turkey made from construction paper and feathers.

Recycled Tissue Box Turkey CraftGather together a few simple supplies, including a tissue cube, a TP roll, plus some colored paper. Now you are ready to make this recycled tissue box turkey craft to use in decorating for fall or as a centerpiece for your family's Thanksgiving dinner.

 

Water going down the sink drain.

Cleaning Sink DrainsWhile exceedingly convenient, indoor plumbing can require some routine maintenance not only to keep it clear, but also to reduce the possible odors that result from mold growth on debris lodged in the pipes. This is a page about cleaning sink drains.

 

Santa Boxes

"Ho Ho Ho" Santa BoxesCraft store boxes can be painted to inspire thoughts of the jolly old elf himself. Make a stack to decorate your home. This is a page about making "Ho Ho Ho" Santa boxes.

 

Jar of honey next to pieces of honeycomb

Honey Tips and TricksHoney is a tasty alternative to sugar for sweetening tea, baking, and more. Here are some helpful tips for buying, storing, and using honey.

 

Recycled Boxes as Festive Centerpieces - closeup of holiday stack

Recycled Gift Wrapped Boxes as Festive CenterpiecesWrap empty boxes to create a beautiful centerpiece for different occasions. Learn how to use recycled boxes as festive centerpieces.

 

Santa and Angel Ornament Finished

Simple Paper Santa OrnamentUse scraps of brightly colored paper to create this cute ornament. You can add angels to go with your Santa figure for shelf sitting or to hang on the tree. This is a page about how to make a simple paper Santa ornament.

 

Santa with Rafita Beard

Santa GreeterThis soft sculpture Santa is the perfect greeter for your seasonal guests. This page contains detailed instructions and photos for making this fun Santa greeter for your front door or work space.

 

Recipes

serving Chorizo Potato Egg Skillet

Chorizo Potato Egg SkilletThis skillet uses up leftover mashed potatoes to make a creamy, dreamy breakfast treat with a perfectly cooked egg in the middle. You don't need to use your oven to get a nice all-over baked touch, you can make this right on the stove. Chorizo has so many awesome flavours in it, you don't need salt or spices. This dish is really easy to make!

 

Creamy Chicken Pesto Lasagne

Creamy Chicken Pesto LasagneBuying rotisserie chicken is an inexpensive and fast way of having lunch or dinner. In our household we always have left overs and this is one option you can do with some left over chicken for a quick lunch or dinner! You do not have to use rotisserie chicken, but you can use chicken breast, thighs, to re-create this dish.

 

Articles

How to Make Orange Clove
Pomanders - three variations resting on a bed of evergreen branches

How to Make Orange Clove PomandersPomanders have been around for centuries, providing people great scents and aromatherapy. During the Great Plague, they were hung around in hopes of purifying the bad air. Today, there are many varieties available. These here are made from citrus fruits and cloves.

 

Making a Recycled Plastic Bottle Christmas Star

Making a Recycled Plastic Bottle Christmas StarMake empty colored bottles more useful especially this Christmas season. Recycle plastic bottles and create simple decorations to beautify your homes.

 

Questions

Identifying Household Bugs - bugs on a sticky trap

Identifying Household BugsThe bug I am concerned about is at the bottom of the photo. I leave a sticky trap in our den where the dog sleeps to keep an eye on fleas. I left my house empty for over a week and moved the trap over near my sofa and found more bugs!

 

Toning Down Orange Hair Dye - orange hair

Toning Down Orange Hair DyeMy hair is dyed bright orange. I want to tone it down a bit, keep the orange, but just go for a much darker orange, a more burnt orange. The hair is already bright and light. Would I be able to put a darker orange dye over it without bleaching it?

 

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Childcare Business Name IdeasI need to open a child day care soon. I'm thinking of a Christian name or something with Chelsy or Mavis in it.

 

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Name Ideas for a Home Based Food BusinessMy husband and I are starting a food business from home. I do the baking, cakes, pastries, cupcakes, etc. and he's the cook. He specializes in gourmet fast food and American food with an Indian twist. We are looking for a name for our company and needed some unique suggestions.

 

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Inheriting Money from ParentsMy son has POA for me. My mother died and left me 12,000. Is this going to affect my income?

 

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Choosing Between a Fiberglass and Wooden DoorI am looking for a few options for a custom entry door for my new house. There are a few designs I like. The one I like most has glass panels in the middle. I am a big fan of wood and glass when it comes to windows and doors.

 

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