November 4, 2019

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Butter Chicken in bowl

Instant Pot Butter ChickenAn Indian inspired buttery chicken meal that can be made in less time in an instant pot. Serve this garam masala and curry spiced entree with rice or naam bread.


adding chili sauce to pot

Instant Pot Vietnamese Rice Vermicelli and Beef (Bun Bo Hue)Beef shanks, meatballs, and fried pork patties combine with various seasonings and finally rice vermicelli to create this delicious bun bo hue. The complete recipe follows.


A corn tortilla being rolled out to make chips.

Homemade Corn ChipsMaking fresh corn chips at home can be done from scratch or just cutting up pre-made tortillas. You can season them with what you like.


A person working on a laptop computer in the dark.

Website Tips and TricksWhether you are trying to create a simple business website, learn how to use search engines, or save money on your internet bill this page offers some useful advice. Check out these website tips and tricks.



Instant Pot Beef RibsMake bone-in beef ribs at home in your Instant Pot. You may never go out for them again.


DIY Long-Lasting Eyelash Lift - closeup of eyes after process

DIY Long-Lasting Eyelash LiftSave a lot of money by doing an eyelash lift at home. This DIY tutorial show you how to use the home kit and offers step by step photos and tips.


noodles mixed with sauce in pot

Instant Pot Chicken Fettuccine AlfredoThis delicious Instant Pot chicken fettuccine Alfredo is ready to serve in less than half an hour. Add a side of garlic toast and perhaps a green salad and dinner is served.


harvest gold vintage laminate countertop

Bubbles When Sealing Countertops?Updating your vintage laminate countertops can be done by painting and sealing. One issue that homeowners may experience when working on this project is bubbles developing in the sealant. This page offers advice for what to do if you have bubbles form when sealing countertops.


different stitch lengths on blue fabric

Unable to Change Stitch Length on Sewing Machine?It is extremely frustrating when you are unable to change the stitch length on your sewing machine. If there is no fix in your owner's manual, it is likely time to take it in to a repair shop.


A man holding two bags of trash.

Starting a Valet Trash Service?If you are thinking of starting up a valet trash service you will need to step up a business plan. There are several aspects of this type of service that will will require agreements with the housing complex management and the residents.


A plunger being used in a bathroom sink.

Using a Plunger In a Bathroom SinkWhen using a plunger in a bathroom sink you will need to block the overflow opening with tape or a rag as it interrupts the seal of the plunger suction.



baked Soup Crackers

Soup CrackersUse homemade or store-bought pie crust to make wonderful soup crackers that everyone will talk about. I used a spring-type pie crust cutter. You can use any cookie cutter that makes a soup-sized cracker. Use any spices you like.


Chewy Choco Crinkles on plate

Chewy Choco CrinklesI have been addicted to choco crinkles since high school. I am now trying to learn the recipe so that I can share it to my kids. Now I just want them to enjoy my homemade goodies.



Making a Custom Bottle Washer - cut down bottle scrubber

Making a Custom Bottle WasherI freeze my half and half, plus I make flavored water. When the bottles need washing, it's hard to get them clean.


Making Winter Scarf Covered Wreaths

Making Winter Scarf Covered WreathsThis simple and very easy DIY consists of a wreath and a winter scarf. This project is no sew, no glue. You just take your scarf and simply wrap around and tuck the ends into the pleats of your wrapped wreath. Making this project so simple!


Shortening a Watch Band with Links - clasp attached

Shortening a Watch Band with LinksSave money and do it yourself! Shortening a watch band can be quite easily done at home.


Oklahoma Sooners Afghan Throw pattern.

Oklahoma Sooners Afghan Square Crochet PatternHere is the pattern for an Oklahoma University afghan square I made up.


Outer Space Princess Riding Shooting Star Illusion Costumes - facing each other

Outer Space Princess Riding Shooting Star Illusion CostumesThese costumes are outer space princesses riding shooting stars into the sky. They are our imaginative take on a starry creature we invented. These are illusion costumes, in that they have fake legs which look like they are riding the shooting stars, which are actually our real legs.


Fall Maple Leaf Garland - finished leaves in various fall colors

Fall Maple Leaf GarlandThis easy pattern allows you to make maple leaves in all the best fall colors. Crochet a chain between each one and make a garland with as many as you want! I hope you like it.



Using Epoxy on Stone - stone with white mesh backing

Using Epoxy on Stone?I work in a stone factory and we are currently having trouble working with epoxy and gluing the mesh back to the stone. So that after wetting the stone, the mesh behind it is easily removed like plastic. All the things about weighing and mixing epoxy have been respected. We have tested many examples of epoxy types. Could this phenomenon be related to epoxy aging and the effect of water on it?


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Protecting a Rose of Sharon in the Winter?I live in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; this is located in the ''Zone 5-B'', I believe. We have a cold winter with 3 to 4 major snowfalls, and a damp type of cold, being next to the north shore of Lake Ontario, in the Golden Horseshoe. The temperature will drop to an average of -25C to -35C (-13 to -31 F) between early January and late March. Should I pot the plant and bring it indoors?


Value of an Opium Leg Coffee Table - table with four glass inserts and distinctive curved legs

Value of an Opium Leg Coffee Table?I would like to sell this glass top opium leg coffee table, but I can not find similar ones. The ones I found are without glass. Does anyone know how old it might be and how much it is worth?


Value of an RCA Victor Model  -vjt31w Console Stereo - looking into the stereo at radio and turntable

Value of an RCA Victor Model vjt31w Console Stereo?I recently bought a house full of antiques. One such piece is a RCA Victor Model vjt31w. It is in almost pristine condition with only a couple very minor blemishes on the wood that look like they can be polished out. We plugged it in and put one of the records on the table and it plays with beautiful sound. It looks like all features are intact and functioning.


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Sewing Machine Needle Keeps Breaking?I have threaded my needle more than 10 times and it keeps breaking. I have broken like about 4 needles and all the bits fell into the machine how can I get it out? Does this affect my sewing? I am frustrated and tired; what should I do?


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Ideas for a Church Year End/Christmas Party?I'm looking for ideas for my church's year end function/Christmas party. It's for all ages young and old and we want to celebrate the day together. It will be summer time so anything related with swimming and water fun ideas will help.


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Names for a Business Selling Fabric and Perfume?I have been thinking of a name for my business. I am a seamstress. I sell fabric and perfume. Pls any idea for names something unique and rare (unisex)?


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Identifying Cathay Collection Dolls?I have a lot of Cathay Collection dolls. When we bought them we didn't put the names on the doll. I have all the certificates, how can I find out what name goes with which doll?


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