March 19, 2019

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Foam Shamrock Decor Ideas - attach the piece of the Velcro with the stick on backing

Decorating with ShamrocksShamrocks are used to symbolize Ireland and are a popular decoration around St. Patrick's Day. This is a page about decorating with shamrocks.


Japanese Glazed Tofu Steak on plate

Japanese Glazed Tofu SteakFlavor bland and boring tofu with soy sauce, onion, ginger and daikon radish for a savory meatless dish. This page has instructions for making Japanese glazed tofu steak.


Shredded Paper Nest - egg sitting in the center of the nest. Some of the shreds are painted gold.

How to Make a Shredded Paper Easter Egg NestShredded paper, glue, and some paint are all that you need to make this Easter egg nest. Let the kids join in for some family fun. This is a page about how to make a shredded paper Easter egg nest.


Heavenly Ham Dinner

Making a Ham DinnerHam is a favorite main course for a special dinner, especially in the spring and at Eastertime. This is a page about making a ham dinner.


Cookies on a baking sheet.

Making Tahini CookiesTahini is a paste made from sesame seeds and adds a rich nutty flavor to these little cookies. This page is about making tahini cookies.


St. Patrick's Day Sponge Paintings - combined shapes print

St. Patrick's Day Sponge PaintingKids can use shaped sponges to create a rainbow with a pot of gold, shamrocks or other images representing the Irish holiday of St. Patrick's Day. This page is about making St. Patrick's Day sponge paintings.


A bare bed mattress.

Remembering to Flip or Rotate Your MattressIf you have a non-pillow top mattress or a two sided pillow top one, you can often extend the life and comfort of the mattress by periodically flipping it over and rotating it head to foot. This is a page about remembering to flip or rotate your mattress.


Vietnamese Sponge Gourd and Enoki Mushroom Soup in bowl

Vietnamese Sponge Gourd and Enoki Mushroom SoupIf you can't find these unusual ingredients at a local Asian market, substitute zucchini and button mushrooms for a delicious alternative. This page contains a recipe for making Vietnamese sponge gourd and enoki mushroom soup.


Silhouette Bunny Card - finished card ready to give

How to Make a Silhouette Bunny CardMaking your own greeting cards is not only fun, but it is a great way to send very unique greetings to family and friends on a variety of occasions. This page contains instructions and photos for how to make a silhouette bunny card.


Good Red Chili

Making Good Red ChiliThere are so many chili recipes and variations out there. Good red chili is an old fashioned staple of many childhoods; with red beans, tomato sauce and ground beef. This is a page about making good red chili.


Styrofoam Ball Bunny Statue - finished bronze metallic bunny on turquoise background

How to Make a Styrofoam Ball Bunny StatueIf you are looking for a different Easter decoration to make this year try this cute and eye-catching bunny statue. Learn how to make a Styrofoam ball bunny statue on this page.



Congealed Cabbage & Apple Salad

Congealed Cabbage & Apple SaladThis salad is light and refreshing. It's an old recipe that is simple to make using just a few ingredients. Although I prefer apples without the peelings, it would be more colorful if I left the red peelings on the apple. I make it often, just for the two of us. It's also a good dish to take for potluck gatherings and goes well with many foods. I hope you will give it a try.


fruit decorated Cheesecake

My Mom's CheesecakeThis cheesecake is a little bit different from many others I've had over the years. It has layers that you see when you cut into it. There's a few cheesecakes with the sour cream added on top, but I've not tasted or seen any like this one; it is special. Everyone over the years has just enjoyed it to the max.



Chrysanthemums -  dark pink blooms

ChrysanthemumsThese are one of my favorite flowers (chrysanthemums) or mums for short. They live well here in South Carolina and I can always get them to bloom 2 times a season. They are so easy to grow and just require a little dead heading (removal of old flowers) to keep producing more. When the flowers are spent, trim back cutting down to about 3/4 of the stalk. This will bring new growth later.


Crocheted Remote Pouch - remotes in pouch

Crocheted Remote PouchWith yarn, a crochet hook, scissors, and hot glue gun, you too can have this little gem. It sure has saved me from picking them up off the floor!


Using Eggshells In Your Garden - crushed shells around ornamental kale

Using Eggshells In Your GardenNext time you crack open your eggs, do not be so quick to throw them away! Grind or crush them up and add to your vegetable garden, it will provide many nutrients that may be lacking in your soil. Add to compost. Use in the garden is to deter slugs, snails, and cutworms. They stay away, leaving you with uneaten flowers, plants, and vegetables. Just sprinkle around your planting areas.


Shark Fin Hat - child wearing the shark fin hat

Shark Fin HatThe popular Baby Shark song has my daughter singing on repeat. She wanted to make a shark hat to dance to the song.



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Discontinued Waverly Wallcovering?I am looking for a discontinued Waverly wallcovering pattern #569420. It has a dark green marbled background with thin gold braid creating 1" wide and 1 3/4" wide stripes. I have 6 dbl rolls of lot #4, but could use a different lot # on a different wall. I would like at least 6 dbl rolls.


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Mallard Duck Made a Nest in My Front Flower Bed?Last year we had a mallard duck that laid eggs and sat on them for a couple of weeks. After she did not sit on them for a few days, we discovered 2 eggs left in the nest, but the rest were gone. There were no egg shells like something had taken them out of the nest. The two remaining eggs did not hatch.


Bubblegum Bead Keychain Business Name Ideas

Bubblegum Bead Keychain Business Name Ideas?I make bubblegum bead keychains and I'm trying to think of a fun unique name for my business. I am just wondering if anyone has any ideas as to what I could name the business. Here is a photo of one of my keychains that I did.


Is My Dog an American Pit Bull Terrier?

Is My Dog an American Pit Bull Terrier?I bought a beautiful "blue nose Pit Bull" and a few people made comments that the father has some mix or that he looks like an American bully. Your thoughts guys?


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Buying an Older Copy of Corel Software?I have an old version of Corel Print House (R) 6 and Corel (R) Custom Photo 6. I have been using and created hundreds of files with these programs over the years. After a recent crash of my computer I need to re-install it. I still have got the original CDs, but no serial number! The extension files are CPH which none of the new Corel versions can open!


What Breed Is My Dog? - black dog with white on chest, may be part Pit

What Breed Is My Dog?What breed could she be? I found her and rescued her.


Removing Wrinkles from Faux Calla Lilies - faux lilies

Removing Wrinkles from Faux Calla Lilies?How do I get wrinkles out of artificial calla lilies?


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House Training a Pit Bull Puppy?I have an 5 month old Pit Bull who refuses to be potty trained. I take him out every 30 minutes. He doesn't do anything, but when we come back in he pees.


Name Ideas for a Business Selling Kitchen Items

Name Ideas for a Business Selling Kitchen Items?I would like name ideas for a business that sells kitchen stuff, mostly plates, platters, and housewares.


Value of Porcelain Dolls - doll wearing a hat and holding a teddy bear

Value of Homeart Porcelain Dolls?I have had the doll in this purple dress for almost 20 years. It has Homeart Collector's doll on its back, but doesn't seem to have any other marks on it. I have no idea what year it was made. The second doll I've also had around 20 years has some numbers engraved on the back, but I don't know anything else about it.


Value of a Wurlitzer Jukebox

Value of a Wurlitzer Jukebox?I would like to find the value of a Wurlitzer jukebox I have. It is in fair condition. The cord needs to be replaced and the coin return does not work. I have had it for 35 years. It worked until the cord dry rotted.


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Replacement Handle for a Thane H2O Steam Mop?Where can I buy a replacement handle for a Thane H20 green X5 steam mop please, in the UK? I can't seem to find one anywhere. I've glued it, but I don't think it will last.


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