August 27, 2019

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A man in a wheelchair being pushed by his sun.

Organizations That Help Disabled People Get Furniture?A disability can leave you financially unable to meet the cost of new furniture. There are organizations that can assist disabled citizens get new and used furniture.


A pizza in the microwave.

How To Make Crispy Pizza Crust in the Microwave?The microwave is not necessarily the best choice for making pizza. This method is more likely to leave the crust soggy rather than crispy. You can try a browning tray or you made need to resort to alternative methods of preparing your pizza. This page is devoted to a discussion on how to make crispy microwave pizza crust.



Hawaiian Fish Paksiw on plate

Hawaiian Fish Paksiw"Paksiw" is Filipino's other traditional way of cooking other than "adobo". We usually do this with leftover roast pigs, but during the regular days (no occasion) we make paksiw with fish.


decorated Nice Cream in Chocolate Bowls

Nice Cream in Chocolate BowlsThis is a fun and fancy recipe that you can make from things you probably have at home right now. The nice cream is made of a couple ingredients in a blender or food processor, and it gets scooped inside beautiful chocolate bowls you make with the help of balloons. Top it off with beautiful abstract art made of chocolate scribbles, and you're set to wow your friends and family!


Acorn Squash Fries on plate with sandwich

Air Fryer Acorn Squash FriesI love acorn squash for its nutty flavour, lovely texture, and high fiber/vitamin content. They're especially awesome when turned into fries. Here, I've used my air fryer to make them quickly. If you'd rather make them in your oven, place them on a baking sheet and follow these same directions, but cooking for a total of 40 minutes.


baked Stuffed Peppers and Stuffed Zucchini

Stuffed Peppers and Stuffed ZucchiniI have always loved stuffed peppers, but stuffed zucchini is fabulous using the same stuffing!



Creo (Long Hair Black Cat) - curled up black cat

Creo (Long Hair Black Cat)He found and picked me, the first week of September last year. He was in the parking lot of my apartment complex. I went to get into my friend's truck and he jumped up into the truck with us just meowing away. He followed me to my door and I took him in. My boyfriend told me no, due to the fact we already have a cat and he took him and put him back outside.


Mixing bowl stacked so that both handles show.

Show What Is Stored On a High Pantry ShelfBeing in a small place, I am lucky to have a pantry. But, sometimes even I have too much. Consolidating things can really help, until you forget where something is. Ever do that?


A pillowcase full of corn in the freezer.

Freezing Corn in a PillowcaseDo not hesitate to stock up on corn when there is a sale. Corn can be frozen, in the husks, in a pillowcase. Load up the pillowcase, fold the top over so it is closed, and place in the freezer. It will stay as fresh as the day it was picked.


Two glasses that are stuck together.

Separating Drinking Glasses That Are StuckIf you have drinking glasses that are stuck within each other, this trick will release them quickly. Fill the top glass with some ice, then dip the bottom glass in some hot water, or run hot water around it. Gently twist and they will come apart. I did this several times after going through old drinking glass sets I'd put in storage to donate.


A paintbrush in a bucket of white paint.

Removing Dried Paint from Wallpaper and Other SurfacesIt's easy to get a bit of paint on your wallpaper when doing touch up to your ceiling or trim. If you notice right away, you can likely just wipe it off with a damp rag. But if you don't notice it for days or even weeks, the paint can be trickier to remove. Try these steps to remove the paint stain.


Lubricating a garage door.

Garage Door LubricantAnything with moving parts will require lubrication. Over time, lubrication will wear away and the parts will begin to cause friction, make noise, and ultimately wears down the mechanisms.


Red roses in bloom.

Revived Clearance RosesI purchased (2) sad 2 gallon hybrid tea shrub roses from Lowes for 50% off - originally $24.98 now $12.49 each.


Several containers stored in a wire basket that pushes under the microwave.

Corralling Essentials Under the MicrowaveI have very little counter space. So I raised the microwave up with fabric- covered cans. That left some room underneath and that led to this little tip.


A Ring alarm system's keypad.

Alarm System for LessHaving an alarm system provides peace of mind in the comfort of your own home. After researching many alarm companies and getting quotes, I found that you will be charged an upfront fee for the cost of equipment and labor (which is from several hundreds to thousands) plus monthly fees with contract.


The Metropolitan Museum of Art in
 New York City.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York)This is the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. I only posted a picture of one exhibit because of disclosure reasons or, in English, the people there want you to see it for yourself, lol.


A bag of shredded zucchini.

Freeze Excess ZucchiniThis time of the year zucchini is all around. You may find that you have too much of it. You may also have some zucchini that was hidden and grew too big to be flavorful. You dont have to waste any of it!


Pouring water into the AC condensation tube.

Cleaning Out Your AC Condensation Drain LineWhile our air conditioning was running - the PVC pipe had water overflowing out of the pipe and dripping onto our hardwood floors. I called my dad, and he told us to pour water and blow on the pipe.


Paper Clip Earrings - ready to wear

Paper Clip EarringsI got tired during the last Friday's workload so I took time to relax. Then I felt bored, but I didn't want to get back to work yet. So, I made little tricks with paper clips. These earrings are one result.


A check register on a table.

Protect Your Checking Account InformationIn my area, crooks are putting fishing poles in federal mail boxes and stealing the mail that comes out. They are looking for checks and papers with other identifying information. Even if they cannot cash the check, they have the routing number and account number and can take money out of your account.


The sun setting over a large lake.

Sunset on Beach Lake(PA)This picture was taken on beach lake on a pontoon boat ride with a group of friends before they went away to Sri Lanka


A spacer in cardboard packaging.

Misleading PackagingDon't be fooled by packaging. I ran out of Eucalyptus Essential Oil, so when I went to Walgreens, I did not see the brand I previous purchased. Instead, I noticed this new brand called Guru Nanda. It was the same price and from what I recalled, a much larger bottle. Wow, I thought, what a deal, but come to find out, it was just the packaging!



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Substitute for Condensed Milk?I am wanting to know if a recipe calls for 1 can of condensed milk what can I use as a substitute.


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Repairing a Smith Corona Corsair Typewriter?I purchased a beautiful blue Smith Corona Corsair Deluxe on eBay a couple of weeks ago. The type wasn't showing up 100% at first, but it was okay. Within a few days of only typing a sentence or two a day, the letters abruptly stopped showing up (very light type). I spent $17 to buy a new ribbon and installed it. For a few days, the type was perfect and a strong black. Then...


Value of a Vintage Ceramic Toothpick Holder - simple design of woman with basket

Value of a Vintage Ceramic Toothpick Holder?I am looking for any information on this item. It is a vintage toothpick holder.


Identifying a Flying Insect - dark bug with white spots on back

Identifying a Flying Insect?I need help identifying this bug. They are all over my window and it flies. It has these white spots on its back. I think it comes when it rains heavily.


Identifying Insect Eggs - multiple chambered cluster of eggs

Identifying Insect Eggs?I found these eggs on an olive tree leaf in my garden and wonder if they are from a harmful insect or a beneficial insect. There are a few other egg nests like this.


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Introducing a New Kitten to Resident Cat?I've got a 3 year old cat that is very laid back and I just recently rescued a kitten from the RSPCA. It's only been 4 days so far.


Value of Seymour Mann and Marie Osmond Dolls - doll in box wearing a pink dress

Value of Seymour Mann and Marie Osmond Dolls?I have 2 Seymour Mann dolls and a Baby Marie Osmond Picture Day doll. I am trying to find what they are worth.


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1998 Ford F150 AC Blowing Hot Air?My 1998 Ford F150 is blowing hot air. I just tried to recharge it with freon, but it was a no go.


Identifying a Bug Found in Bathroom - multi-colored brown beetle looking insect

Identifying a Bug Found in Bathroom?Can anyone identify this insect? It was in my bathroom.


Identifying a Houseplant - closeup of medium green foliage plant

Identifying a Houseplant?I bought this plant from a nursery and they have no idea what it is called. I would appreciate it if someone could help identify it. Its has a very unique bloom with a not very pleasant smell though.


Value of Vintage Living Room Suite

Value of Vintage Living Room Suite?I was hoping to get more information and possibly a value for this vintage French Provincial 3 cushion gold tufted sofa and matching accent chairs. Any information is greatly appreciated.


Is My Dog an American Pit Bull Terrier? - brown dog standing in front of the TV

Is My Dog an American Pit Bull Terrier?The vet tried to label him as a mix when we brought him in to be neutered. I know the mom is a red nosed Pit Bull and was told the dad was a blue nosed Pit. Thoughts?


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Getting Donations of Craft Supplies for Church Outreach?I love working for our church and like to share my crafts with women in our church and community. I am currently starting a women's community outreach fellowship. My question is, how do I get materials donated from companies that are not in season or that they are just not wanting. It gets pretty expensive out of pocket.


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