August 30, 2019

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A woman looking at a package of meat from the fridge.

Contact Company if Not Satisfied With ProductMoldy food, damaged clothing, missing items in a package, all of these and more are occurrences that many of us have experienced at one time or another. Contacting the manufacturer or returning a warranty item to the store where it was purchased is a good idea if you are not satisfied with a product.


A pan of hamburger being cooked.

Uses for Leftover Hamburger Fat?Like other forms of leftover animal fat hamburger fat can be saved in the fridge and used to season vegetables or other dishes. It can also be used to make suet cakes for wild birds. This page contains several uses for leftover hamburger fat.


Wilton white chocolate candy melts.

Using Wilton's Candy MeltsWilton's candy melts are intended for use in making molded candies or as a dip to coat cookies, pretzels, etc. This page contains some suggestions for how to use Wilton's candy melts.



Identifying a Vanessa Porcelain Doll - doll with braids, a striped dress and white lace edged, embroidered apron

Identifying a Vanessa Porcelain Doll?What's the name of this Vanessa porcelain doll? I've looked up everything that's on the card, and still can't fine at least one photo of her.


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Help Rebuilding an Uninsured Apartment Complex?My neighbor owns an apartment complex that was uninsured when it burned down. Are there any grants available in Texas to help him rebuild? Does FEMA help or does the Small Business Administration help?


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House Training a 6 Month Old Puppy?I have a 6 month old Pit x Cane Corso x Staff and he just isn't getting the concept of telling us when he wants to go out. We take him out and he'll do his business and we praise him and then we'll come back in and he'll still do more business inside. It's driving me insane as our flat is stinking all the time no matter how much we clean.


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Hard Sometimes Painful Bump on Tongue Next to Piercing?I got my tongue pierced a week ago and I have a hard lump next to the piercing, it doesn't hurt much, but if I push it the wrong way it feels like pins and needles or burnt taste buds. Is this normal? I've asked different people and some say it's normal and others freak out and tell me to go to a doctor!


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Finding Free Furniture?I need beds and couches for my new home.


Identifying Household Bugs - probable sow bug

Identifying Household Bugs?I found this bug this morning rushing through my new floor. It is 3-4mm in size.


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Canning Homemade Crab Soup?I want to can/jar my home made Maryland crab soup. It contains crushed tomatoes, cooked vegetables, and crab meat. Everything was cooked together and brought to a safe temperature. I practiced two ways. Just jarring it strait out of the pots into jars. I put lids on and that seemed fine. But someone told me I had to pressure cook even though everything was already cooked.


Purchasing a Vintage Stuffed Fox Toy - brown and white stuffed fox toy

Purchasing a Vintage Stuffed Fox Toy?This stuffed fox was purchased many years ago and I was looking to purchase another one for my nephew. I don't know what company made this stuffed animal, but I do know it was purchased at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, TN, in the shop with the water wheel in it.


Is My Puppy a Purebred Applehead Chihuahua? - light tan puppy with white on head

Is My Puppy a Purebred Applehead Chihuahua?I got this pup from a friend who says she's a purebred applehead Chi. This is her at 5 & 6 weeks. Can anyone who is familiar with this breed please give opinions? Although I know an actual DNA test is the only way of really knowing, I'd just thought I'd ask for opinions!


Identifying a Porcelain Doll - doll in box, holding a doll

Identifying a Porcelain Doll?I have a large porcelain doll. I cannot make out her name; it it says Alexander Rose by Marie. I can't read the last line. If you could help is would be greatly appreciated. She is at least 32 inches tall.


Cleaning Pine Sap Off a Newly Sealed Asphalt Driveway - sap spots all over driveway

Cleaning Pine Sap Off a Newly Sealed Asphalt Driveway?I just had my asphalt driveway seal coated and there is now fresh tree sap all over it from pine trees next to driveway. How can I clean the sap off without damaging the sealcoat?


Value of a Lane Cedar Chest - open chest with light wood outside

Value of a Lane Cedar Chest?I have a Lane cedar chest from November 19th 1958. It's in pristine condition, inside and out. Style no. 8801-03


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Paparazzi Consultant Jewelry Business Name?I have just registered with Paparazzi Accessories as a consultant and independent business owner. I am looking for name suggestions for my business, something catchy, fun, unique, and will peak the interest of potential customers and make them go "hmmm".


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Average Weight for a 6 Month Old Shih Tzu?Kaipo is 6 months old and he weighs in at 18.6 lbs and 8.44 kgms. The breeder told me he was the biggest of the litter and when the vet saw the size of his paws she also mentioned he is going to be a big Shih Tzu. But I have ill feelings he is getting way too big for his breed.


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Reviving the Nap on a Velvet Couch?I have candle wax on my velvet couch. I got some of the wax off with the iron and paper towel method, but it left the velvet crushed. So how do I get the velvet back to its original texture?


Replacement Canvas Top for a 1985 Viking Pop Up  - pop up tent trailer

Replacement Canvas Top for a 1985 Viking Pop Up?I was wondering if anyone had any idea where there is a good place to buy a 1985 Viking pop up canvas. It's just a standard pop up that on each end there is a bed that slides out in the front and one side out in the back.


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White Stuff on Hydrangea Leaves?My hydrangea is getting white stuff on the leaves. What is this and how do I get rid of it?


Value of a Lane Cedar Chest - chest open to show that there is a scissor action shallow compartment that operates with the lid

Value of a Lane Cedar Chest?Can you tell me the likely value of this cedar chest? I have no idea which is the serial number on chest.


Identifying Tiny Reddish Brown Flying Bugs Inside - bugs on floor or countertop

Identifying Tiny Reddish Brown Flying Bugs Inside?These bugs come out at night. At first they just walked around the table and gathered in our hanging light. Now they seem to wiggle when they walk and are starting to fly. They are primarily on my family room table, but now seem to be flying elsewhere in the room. They are tiny, reddish brown in color. Does anyone know what they are? How do I get rid of them?


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John Deere Mower Won't Start?I have a John Deere zero turn mower that will not turn over. I replaced the battery and all I get is a small clicking noise or nothing. I tried jumping terminals on the solenoid and I get a spark, but it does not turn over then either. All the fuses I can find seem to be okay.


Value of Thomas Kinkade Print - A Rose Garden

Value of Thomas Kinkade - A Rose Garden Print?We have a Thomas Kinkade print, A Rose Garden. It has his signature stampin the lower right corner.


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