April 10, 2019

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A row of condiments in the refrigerator.

Organize Condiments in Your RefrigeratorOrganizing your condiments in the fridge can not only save you time when cooking or preparing lunch for school and work, but it can help alert you to the need to replace supplies that are getting low. This is a page about organizing condiments in your refrigerator.


A woman with a strong headache.

Goody's Headache Powder ReviewsMany people count on this fast-acting headache powder to cure aches and pains. It is a combination of asprin, acetamenephen and caffiene that quickly absorbs into your bloodstream. This page contains reviews for Goody's headache powder.


A woman dyeing her hair in her bathroom.

Removing Hair Dye from a Painted Door?Removing hair dye from a painted door without damaging the paint is not easily done. What typically will need to happen is covering the stain with primer and repainting part or all of the door. This is a page about removing hair dye from a painted door.


An expiration date on a can of food.

Using Items After Expiration DateMany food items can be used after their expiration dates. It depends on the type of food and packaging. This page offers some tips about using items after their expiration date.


A collection of labeled prescription bottles

Removing Prescription Bottle LabelsPrescription bottles are handy to use for storing small items but it is desirable to remove the labels first. This is a page about removing prescription bottle labels.


A shocked woman reviewing a utility bill.

Troubleshooting the Cause of a Large Electric Bill?Receiving a utility bill that is unexplainably high is initially a shock. Then the question is what is wrong. With a high electric bill, sometimes the culprit is a malfunctioning appliance. This is a page about troubleshooting the cause of a large electric bill.


A guest room with clean bedding.

Guest Room Tips and TricksHaving a guest room is very helpful if you want to encourage out of town guests but it can also be a lot of wasted space in your home. Get the most of your guest room with the tips and tricks in this page.


A holistic vet using a pendulum on a depressed dog.

Finding a Holistic Veterinarian In Your Area?Holistic medical professionals will often use a combination of alternative treatments in addition to conventional ones. This is a page about finding a holistic veterinarian in your area.


Colorful beads in small glass jars.

Using a Spice Rack for Bead StorageAn old spice rack is a great storage space for small craft beads. They can often even be found at yard sales or thriftstores, making for an inexpensive solution. This is a page about using a spice rack for bead storage.


Solar heating plans

DIY Solar Heating Panel PlansCollect heat directly from the sun and use it to keep your home warm. This page has information about solar window heating panel plans.


A water bottle marked with a T-Ball label.

Adding Labels to Water BottlesPutting a personalized label on your or your child's water bottle is not only a fun addition, it is also helpful in keeping track of it at work and play. This is a page about adding labels to water bottles.



Squash Stir Fry with egg on plate

Squash Stir FryA recipe I've learned from my second mom (my mom's sister). We used to cook this from breakfast to dinner. My siblings and I have different versions, but this one is our favorite.


Japanese Inspired Hummus in bowl

Japanese Inspired HummusI came up with this recipe when my friend really wanted hummus as a side dish but I'd already planned a Japanese main course. To be honest, we were worried about the outcome, but it ended up being very good. It was really refreshing, especially with the ginger and rice vinegar notes coming through.


Strawberry Parfaits on pedestal

Easy Strawberry ParfaitsLooking for a refreshing dessert that can be made ahead of time for family or guest. This is super easy and fun to make.



A water bottle marked with a T-Ball label.

T-Ball Water Bottle LabelsI created a fun design for my T-ball boy to have on his own water bottle for games! I used a Cricut to cut out the vinyl.


Ready Bacon Anytime - cooked bacon on a piece of parchment paper

Ready Bacon AnytimeI see pretty expensive pre-cooked bacon in the stores now and decided to make it myself since I don't always have the time to make bacon for a quick, hearty breakfast.


Craft Stick Fish - fish glued to a piece of blue paper with bubbles drawn on

Craft Stick FishNeed a fun and quick toddler craft project your child can enjoy? You can make this fish out of simple supplies you probably already have at home! The kids love to name their "pet" crafts. This doubles as a toy for the kiddos when they use their imagination!


Clara (Orange Tabby) - closeup of cat

Clara (Orange Tabby)I adopted her from the SPCA when she was a kitten. My husband and I went to the shelter to get a cat we had seen on the website. When we got there a little girl was adopting that cat. Clara instantly was snuggling on me and licking me so I got her!


A daffodil next to a wooden fence.

Learning to Love My SeasonAs a child, I used to flip through a picture-book of Aesop's fables. One story I liked was of a dog who gazed into a lake long enough to see another dog. This dog, in lake world, stared back. He had a bone in his mouth. The real dog, with envy gnawing at his mind, snapped at his reflection in the water, dropping the bone he already had.


Snow covered trees on a mountainside in the Himalayas.

Himalayan Wonderland (India)These are photos from Manali, which is a town in the Himalayas.


Up-cycled Seedling Pots - planted yogurt cups

Up-cycled Seedling PotsI had so much fun with this one rainy day late in March! I found that the plastic helps retain moisture better than my plantable pots. You can use this project to help kids learn about the value of recycling and creating something from nothing.



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How Do I Find My Half Brother?I have never met my real dad, but recently we have talked a little bit over Facebook and I found out that I have an older half brother named Joshua. I messaged my dad asking if there was any way to contact Joshua, but he said that he doesn't keep it touch with him and doesn't know anything about him.


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McCormick's Sweet Onion and Herb Seasoning Copycat Recipe?Does anyone have a recipe for the McCormick Perfect Pinch Sweet Onion and Herb seasoning?


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14th Birthday Ideas?My birthday is in December, but my godmom said to decide now so she can save up for it. The budget is $500. It is going to be a girls and boys party so nothing overnight and nothing childish, but nothing too mature. The budget is just for the venue not for the food and drinks, etc.


Is My Dog a Chiweenie?  - black and brown maybe terrier mix

Is My Dog a Chiweenie?I got my dog from the local animal shelter and they didn't know what kind of dog she was! They said purebred Chihuahua, but I really think she's mixed with something. Thoughts on what she might be?


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Sugar Free Substitute for Condensed Milk?How can I substitute for condensed milk with sugar free ingredients?


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Child Care Slogan Ideas?I'm needing help coming up with a slogan for a childcare? The three names I have in mind are: Wonderland, Ready Set Go, and Once Upon a Time.


Identifying Insect Eggs - clump of tiny black eggs

Identifying Insect Eggs?We found these eggs in a sunken window. We would love an expert opinion to help us identify them. So far our exterminator couldn't identify what they are.


Value of Volume 19 of the Book of Knowledge

Value of Volume 19 of the Book of Knowledge?I have volume 19 of the Book of Knowledge. It is in fair condition and I am wondering what its value might be.


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