June 20, 2019

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dipping water spinach leaf in beaten egg

Water Spinach Crisp RecipeIpomoea aquatica, or water spinach, grows in tropical climates worldwide. It is also known as Chinese spinach, river spinach and a variety of regional names. This recipe is from the Phillipines, where it is called kangkóng. The green leaves are dipped in an egg coating and then fried to make this unusual Filipino crisp.


Decorative Recycled Drinking Glass Stand - glass with orange liquid in stand

DIY Decorative Recycled Drinking Glass StandUse recycled metal fastener strips to create an unusual glass stand. It can be used as a coaster for drinks or for a candle.


Birthday Parcel Card - finished card with matching envelop

How to Make a Birthday Parcel CardUse a leftover scrap of wrapping paper to make this cute card to match your gift. This page contains directions for making a birthday parcel card.


Alphabet Rocks

How to Make Alphabet RocksPaint the letters of the alphabet on rocks and make up simple letter recognition and spelling games to play with your children. This is a page about how to make alphabet rocks.


Personalized Cell Phone Case - photo fitted inside the case

Personalizing Your Cell Phone CaseTake any clear phone case and personalize it with any photo. The image can be changed out as often as you like with very little expense.


Save Money On Pansies - pansy seedlings in hanging baskets

Growing Pansies From SeedYou can save money by growing pansies from seed. They will need a light loamy soil, high in organic matter, that is kept moist, in order to germinate. This is a page about growing pansies from seed.


A close up of a sewing machine needle.

Manual for a Vogue Stitch Sewing Machine?Finding a manual for a vintage sewing machine can be a challenge. This is a page about finding a manual for a Vogue Stitch sewing machine.


Recycled Yarn Afghan - side view of day bed with afghan

Recycled Yarn AfghanUse leftover balls and yarn scraps to make a beautiful, functional, variegated crochet afghan. This page offers instructions for making a recycled yarn afghan.


Crochet Bunny Wreath - wreath hanging

Crochet Bunny WreathCrochet this adorable bunny wreath and hang it on your door to celebrate Easter. The wreath can be used as a gift and is inexpensive and quick to make with yarn and decorations you may already have on hand.


Strawberry Custard on plate

Strawberry Custard RecipeClassic custard is made with eggs, milk, and sugar, resulting in a rich and creamy dessert. The addition of strawberry syrup adds a delicious fruit flavor as well as a bright and appealing color.


person at doctor exam

Undressing for a Medical Exam?Medical practices are always evolving. It is nice for patients to know what to expect before arriving for a medical exam. Hospital gowns are sometimes replaced with options that provide modesty while allowing medical professionals to diagnose and treat conditions efficiently.



meatballs on plate with mixed veggies

Frikadeller (Danish Meatballs)This is a healthy, different kind of meatball that I make. I liked the addition of wheat germ instead of bread crumbs. I used beef instead of the pork. Any kind of ground meat would work. I got 19 good sized meatballs from this recipe, and it states it makes 12-16.


Caramelized Onion Balsamic Chicken Salad in bowl

Caramelized Onion Balsamic Chicken SaladThis salad is scrumptious! We call it "Fancy Restaurant Salad". The balsamic sauce is used to marinate the chicken, as the salad dressing, and as the finishing touch to your caramelized onions. Using one sauce for these three different things gives each of them their own unique flavour.



Turtle Framed Art - framed painting with decorated turtle in the center and caption on the bottom

Handprint Turtle Framed ArtMy 2 year old daughter absolutely loves painting! She makes really nice artwork pieces and I have been meaning to frame some. Here's a great way of displaying her artwork with a cute turtle silhouette in the form of her hands for the painting.


A car phone charger adapter with the light on.

Charging iPhone With Loose AdapterMy smartphone charger adapter for the car has been used a lot over the past several months. You will think your phone is charging when you plugged it in without checking to see that the light is on and it is not charging, it actually is discharging. Time to buy a new one right?


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Getting Rid of Bugs in CrawlspaceGet three pounds of food grade diatomaceous earth. Pour it at opening of crawlspace. Put on safety glasses and one of those little white germ masks. Get a leaf blower and blow it all under house. The bugs ingest it when they clean themselves, plus it dries out their exoskeleton which kills them.


Holes poked around the can of paint or stain to allow it to drip down.

Painting and Staining TipsI'm certainly not an expert when it comes to painting but I have learned a few tricks that have been a help to me.


Nevada (Pit Bull) - wide chested brown Pit

Nevada (Pit Bull)She likes to run around in the backyard and take walks around the neighborhood.



Finding Discontinued Wallpaper - gold paper with a leaf pattern creating diamonds

Finding Discontinued Wallpaper?I'm searching for multiple rolls of this wallpaper. Unfortunately I do not know the manufacturer or design name to research further and I can't find it online.


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Removing Aleene's Jewel-It Embellishing Glue from a Shirt?How do I remove glue spots from a shirt that we put embellishments on? I tried Goo Gone, but that has not worked. I used Aleene's Jewel-It embellishing glue.


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Name Ideas for a Business Selling Body Piercing Jewelry?I am looking for ideas for an online business selling body piercing jewelry all things heavy metal, Gothic, and alternative products and gifts. It is so hard to find a name as most are taken nowadays, but I would love something eye catching that people won't forget.


Removing Coke and Mud Stains from Bath Towels - stains

Removing Coke and Mud Stains from Bath Towels?After I laundered my bath towel with a stain of Coke and the other one had mud on it, the stains remains on there. How should I remove it or what are the ingredients to remove it?


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Re-dyeing Hair?I bought 2 boxes of hair dye from the brand Loreal which turn out to be a mistake. The color was a cold light brown (I have natural kinda dark brown), but it came out red! After that I had to be comfortable with it, but my family had laughed at my mistake and were calling me ginger. So I decided to just dye it a type of dark brown, but I don't know when is the best time.


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Cat Won't Use His Litter Box?My car randomly started peeing in our kitchen. I moved his litter box there and he'd just pee right beside it. I have to lock him in a room by himself at night, which I hate to do, but that doesn't even always work. We had to move his litter box once because our landlords were coming over, but we moved it back exactly the way it was, and shortly after that he started peeing in the kitchen.


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Permanent Marker Stains in the Dryer?How do I remove a permanent marker stain from my dryer?


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