February 21, 2019

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Tuna Mushroom Puffs on plate

Making Tuna PuffsThese savory baked pastries are sure to be a hit at a party or just for a snack. This page contains information about making tuna puffs.


A plate of cookies made with cake mix.

Quick and Easy Cake Mix CookiesMake cookies with few ingredients by using everyday cake mix as the base. These cookies come out dense and chewy. This page is about quick and easy cake mix cookies.


Wonderful Tomato Soup on stove

Wonderful Tomato SoupTry this different take on tomato soup. This version uses a premade soup base added to blended veggies beans and noodles. It is hearty and satisfying for a weeknight dinner. This is a page about wonderful tomato soup.


A fresh Vietnamese salad in a bowl.

Vietnamese Salad RecipesThe fresh Asian herbs and spices give Vietnamese salads their distinctive flavors and colors. This page contains Vietnamese salad recipes.


A LED and CLF lightbulb held side by side.

Comparing CFL And LED LightbulbsMost people have replaced their traditional incandescent lightbulbs with energy efficient alternatives, such as CFL (Compact Fluorescent) or LED (Light Emitting Diode) bulbs. Each type has different pros and cons to consider when choosing a bulb. This page is about comparing CFL and LED lightbulbs.


A plate of cheddar biscuits.

Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits (Copycat)Although Red Lobster is known for seafood, many people yearn for the basket of cheddar biscuits that are served with every meal. Make this copycat version at home for your family. This is a page about Red Lobster Cheddar Bay biscuits (copycat).


Lemon & Thyme Roasted Chicken in baking dish

Lemon and Thyme Roasted ChickenInstead of supermarket rotisserie chicken, make this savory roast chicken at home. This page is about making lemon and thyme roasted chicken.


baked Cranberry Orange Muffins

Cranberry Orange MuffinsThese homemade muffins combine orange and cranberry to make a sweet and tart breakfast treat. This is a page about making cranberry orange muffins.


Easy Baked Chicken

Easy Baked ChickenAvoid takeout by making this delicious baked chicken. It's a snap and can be modified by using different herbs and spices. This page is about making easy baked chicken.


Cranberry Brie Walnut Cups on plate

Cranberry Brie Walnut CupsThis pastry recipe is a good way to use up leftover cranberry sauce after the holidays. This is a page about making cranberry brie walnut cups.


Candy Box Into Treasured Keepsake - view of finished box

Candy Box Into Treasured KeepsakeIf you received a box of candy for Valentine's Day, be sure to save it to make one of these pretty keepsake boxes. This page is about making a candy box into a treasured keepsake.



Lasagne on plate with broccoli

Instant Pot LasagneI stopped making traditional lasagne once the kids moved out because all the recipes I tried made far too much. This is enough for dinner and to freeze for the future. The noodles cook in the sauce. I am not a fan of no-boil noodles, so this saves a step for me. This makes enough for 6 servings.


finished Napa Cabbage Stir Fry

Napa Cabbage Stir FryOne of my favourite additions to a stir fry is Napa cabbage. It has many ripply folds in the ends of its leaves, which I find awesome for retaining the flavours that you add to your dish. This causes you to use less seasonings, which can be great for your health, and your wallet! I love this dish as it is or with a side of meat.



Otis (Sheepadoodle) - with destroyed ball

Otis (Sheepadoodle)We purchased Otis thru an ad online and drove about 200 miles to pick him up. He can toss a soccer ball/basketball around like a pro. He goes thru about a ball a week.


"I Love You" Toddler Artwork - finished solid card

I Love You Toddler ArtworkMy 2 year old toddler decorated this heart card - it is the perfect craft that makes two gifts, one for grandma, one for grandpa! This could be for any occasion not just Valentine's Day, give it for Grandparents Day, Christmas, Missing You, or just because! What's special about this card is when you put both pieces together you could see how the artwork turned out!


Recycled Animal Face Pencil Case - bottle with pencils inside

Recycled Animal Face Pencil CaseHere's one simple project that I taught my child which can be a good help to develop his creativity, imagination, and organizing skills.



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Caring for a Puppy with Parvo?My 3 month old German Shepherd has parvo. I took him to the vet and it's been 4 days, but he still vomited more than 10 times last night. I couldn't sleep till morning. In the morning he pooped green coloured stool? Will he survive?


What Breed Is My Dog? - brindle coated dog

What Breed Is My Dog?I have had Cardi for about 6 months now. I measured her and she's around 20 inches tall. Her chest is bigger than her abdomen as it tucks in more at the back. When I brought her they told me she was a Staffie, but I don't think she is.


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Parvo Recovery Time?My 14 week Golden Retriever puppy was diagnosed with parvo on Saturday. He has already had 3 parvo shots. Initial symptoms were seen on Friday afternoon. He stayed at the vet until yesterday (Wednesday). He is drinking on his own, but not eating. I'm trying to force feed him, but it's pretty difficult. He seems very nauseous despite 2 antiemetics and is still vomiting his food.


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15th Birthday Party Ideas?My 15th birthday is coming up on June 18th. June is winter where I live so no pool parties or anything like that. I'm a girl and it can't be anything too expensive, I'm not sure of the exact budget, but I know it's not going to be a lot of money. There will be six girls altogether.


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Reverse Not Working on Singer Merritt 2404?When I push in the reverse, the feed dog seems to change, but the stitches look like they are set on zero to 1 and barely move. Everything works going forward. I have oiled and cleaned everything. When the reverse is being held in, you can watch the gear shaft underneath, and it obviously is not moving as far as it does going forward.


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Finding a VCR in Good Shape?Looking for a VCR in good shape with cables and remote to watch some old tapes with grandchildren.


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Locating the Source of a Terrible Smell Through the House?I read loads of information about smells in the house which were great. Mine is not a dead animal smell, it's like a foul pond that has suddenly appeared from nowhere. More on one side of the house than the other. We have had the drains checked and the drains cleared and it is still there. It's a terrible and despite the drains being cleared, it is like sewage in the house, but not directly a smell of faeces.


Removing Polyurethane Spill from Shoes - light stains on boots

Removing Polyurethane Spill from Shoes?He was stuck in a room with 110 gallons of a polyurethane or similar substance. How can I fix them?


Making a Plate Stand - plate in homemade stand, sitting on couch

Making a Plate Stand?How do I make a plate stand to sit on dining table, from a wire coat hanger?


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Indoor Avocado Tree Losing Its Leaves?What causes the buds to drop from a healthy indoor grown avocado tree. The tree is about 4 1/2 feet tall. Two other trees don't seem to have the same problem.


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