September 10, 2019

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A remote in front of a television screen.

Watching Less TelevisionWatching less TV can have a lot of benefits. Cancelling your subscriptions can save you both money and time.


cooked cornbread on paper towel

Southern Fried Cornbread RecipeHere is a delicious recipe for Southern fried cornbread. They are easy to make and full of flavor thanks to being fried in bacon grease. They are a perfect side dish for chili.


A dog licking a girl in the face.

Training a Dog Not to Lick People?Most people don't enjoy being licked by dogs. Training to stop the behavior is a good place to start.


DIY Shirt Folding Board - folded t-shirt

DIY Shirt Folding BoardYou too can have perfectly stacked shirts, like the ones you see at the store. This DIY shirt folding board is easy to make with items you likely have around the house.


How to Patch Tears in Rubber Gloves - repaired glove

How to Patch Tears in Rubber GlovesHaving your dish gloves fill with water defeats the purpose of using them. The next time you find a hole in your dish gloves, try patching them before deciding to throw them out.


A dirty nonstick frying pan with a greasy residue.

Cleaning Nonstick CookwareWhen cleaning non-stick cookware, it is important to not damage the coating. Here are some recipes and tips for safely cleaning your pans without ruining them.


Crispy Grilled Caramel Puffs on plate

Crispy Grilled Caramel Puffs (Karumeyaki)These meringue-like cookies, known as crispy grilled caramel puffs (Karumeyaki), are a traditional Japanese dessert.


A bowl of Roasted Tomato Soup with basil as a garnish.

Week 39: Roasted Tomato SoupIf you are left with a lot of ripe tomatoes from your garden this fall, use them to make this delicious tomato soup. The vegetables are roasted in the oven to add a deep flavor to this classic comfort food.


A collection of hats hanging on a wall coat rack.

Hanging Hats on the WallDisplaying hats on the wall is a great way to use them as decoration and keep them in good shape.



Boba added to Passionfruit Green Tea with

Passionfruit Green Tea with BobaA family of 4 going out for green tea with boba would cost a minimum of $16. Instead of going out, you can make your own twist at home for much less and it is healthier.


finished & cut spicy Grilled Cheese

Spicy Mac n Cheese Grilled CheeseIt's a bit of a hot trend (pun intended) to find restaurants serving spicy cheese puffs stuffed inside everyday comfort foods. They actually do taste very good, but the gimmick comes at a bit of a high cost. These are all cheap ingredients, so you can make them at home and the taste is the same. It's fun to make these with the kids, yet the adults seem to rave over them more than anyone!



LeRoy (Chihuahua Mix) - gray and white Chihuahua mix

LeRoy (Chihuahua Mix)We rescued LeRoy when he was a puppy. LeRoy was very sick, the lady who had him was unable to provide the necessary care for him so we took him and got him well.


A crazy quilt made from scraps of material.

The Most Frugal Of All, Free MemoriesWhat is your earliest memory? I will tell you three of mine as I don't know which is earliest. When I was little, the house was not heated past bed time. If the temperature was 10 degrees outside, it was 10 degrees inside, not long after we all went to bed.


Spiral Paper Clip Earrings - pair of earrings

Spiral Paper Clip EarringsWhen there's nothing to do and you suddenly feel bored at your workplace, remember that there is plenty of fun stuff you can do with office supplies.



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Lump and Numbness from Tongue Piercing?I got my tongue pierced about two weeks ago. I only had the piercing in for 4 days and decided to take it out because I was feeling numbness at the tip of my tongue and on the left side of my tongue. I am also feeling a pulling sensation at the tip of my tongue when I flex it a certain way, also there is a hard lump inside my tongue right next to where the piercing was.


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Cleaning a Permanent Display of Artificial Plants?How do you clean a permanent display of artificial plants? The plants cannot be removed from the display. There are a variety of artificial plants. We have flowers, ivy, and small grasses.


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Training a Rescued Pit Bull?My 2 year old female Pit Bull that I rescued last year is jumping at people for no reason. She wags her tail at them and gets along with them sometimes. How can I fix this issue?


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Troubleshooting Electrical Circuit Problems?Five or 6 months ago my florescent lights (3 pairs of 2 tubes) would try to come on, then work. Weeks later only one pair would work. The other 2 sets would try, I think. For a few months they worked. They are back to doing worse. One set flickers then they all turn pink at the edges. Now, the plug-ins in the 2 bathrooms upstairs which are back to back and the one below, downstairs, don't work.


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Using Vinegar to Get Rid of Fleas?How much white vinegar do you use to get rid of fleas on a dog?


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Homemade Wrinkle Releaser Recipes?I have been buying my wrinkle releaser for some time and finally realized I do not need to (nor want to any longer) especially after finding this awesome page/site. With that being said, I am ready to create my own batch, but I have a question on creating said batch.


Value of a Mersman Table - round mahogany table with single drawer

Value of a Mersman Table?Could you tell me how much this table would be worth?


Value of a Porcelain Doll - doll wearing a long pink dress

Value of a Porcelain Doll?Is this Rose 1-5000 doll worth anything?


Making Powdered French Vanilla Coffee Creamer - jar of powdered creamer

Making Powdered French Vanilla Coffee Creamer?What kind and where can you purchase powdered French vanilla or regular vanilla for making your own coffee creamer?


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Name Ideas for a Healthy Homemade Food Business?I am starting up business making homemade healthy diet food to go. I love cooking and have such a passion for this. Also I lost 4.5 stone through making these meals. There's such a large market for this, families, parents, long hour workers, single people, generally people who want the healthy food, but do not got the time or energy to prepare it all.


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Repairing a Singer Sewing Machine Foot Pedal?My Singer sewing machine pedal is very stiff and makes a loud popping sound when depressed. It was a second hand buy so I don't know if this was an issue when it was new or not. Is there any way of fixing this?


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Having Trees Removed for the Lumber?Who would cut and remove three huge maple trees from my lot in front of my house in New Troy, MI 4119 for about 2000 board ft. of good hard wood.


Identifying a Piece of Pottery - single handled bean pot style cup or mug

Identifying a Piece of Pottery?Can anyone identify this pottery? I can't make out the mark. Any help would be appreciated.


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