January 29, 2020

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A person in yellow gloves, cleaning a stove top.

Removing Fabric Dye Stain on a Stove?Fabric dyes are not always stable. If you have a towel or other fabric item that transfers dye to your stovetop check out the suggestions on this page for removing it.


A bunch of gram balls of yarn.

Converting Yarn Skeins to Gram Balls?If you are used to working with gram weight balls of yarn for your craft projects, this page offers advice for converting skeins to gram balls. Proper conversion will ensure that you have enough for your latest creation.


fork in Steak and Egg Hash

Steak and Egg HashCombine leftover steak bits or other meat with sautéed potatoes, chopped onion, and garlic. Once once these ingredients are tossed and the meat is heated though crack an egg in the center and cover to finish. This recipe serves one.


Finished Bon Voyage Card with foam swimsuits, brush, curling iron attached to cork board with brads.

Making a Bon Voyage CardThis bon voyage card is designed to give to newly wed couple setting off on an island vacation. Learn how to make your own version here.


paper covered boxes made into three drawer bureau

Making a Greeting Card Box BureauLearn how to make this cute little greeting card box bureau from recycled boxes. Complete instructions can be found below.


A wind chime made from a metal hanger and colorful bells.

DIY Clothes Hanger Wind ChimeMake an easy, pretty wind chime from a metal clothes hanger and some bells. This project results in a subtle chime sound; perfect for the patio or garden. The instructions and supplies list follow.


Cranberry Apple Cornish Hen on plate

Cranberry Apple Cornish HensThese sweet and savory cranberry apple Cornish hens are delectable. Serve on a bed of long grain and wild rice. The recipe and ingredients follow.


A dog being shown a stain on the carpet.

How to Remove Dog Poop Stains from CarpetPoop accidents can happen if you own a dog. There are a few ways to remove the stains and odor from your carpet, including enzyme cleaners, Dawn dish soap, vinegar, and carpet cleaners. Read on the find the solution that best meets your needs.



Barbecue Ribs

Barbecue RibsYour viewing my finger licking barbeque ribs. You can use any flavoring you choose.


Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

Instant Pot Hard Boiled EggsI think an Instant Pot has been a great investment. Especially when you can get it used or as a gift, you will save a lot of time and eat lots of good meals.


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Crock Pot Cream Cheese CornThis dish is made with frozen sweet corn, and cream cheese, heavy whipping cream and salted butter. The crock pot not only melts, but blends the ingredients together in a most wonderful way.



Living Succulent Pine Cone Decor - sitting version

Living Succulent Pine Cone DecorSucculents give off baby plants all the time. You can transfer them to grow on pine cones covered with a bit of moss. This makes for a cute centerpiece or hanging decoration while they grow. It's a pretty way to propagate!


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Growing Tomatoes the Easy Way from a SliceStick a slice of tomato 1/2 inch in the ground and walk away. No need for anything fancy. The seeds sprout. You thin them out. The slice feeds the couple you keep. You just provide the water, and later, some Epsom salt and whatever else you want to use for food. Plant a marigold nearby to ward off bad bugs and attract ladybugs.


Valentine's Day Candy Jar - jar with flowers in it

Valentine's Day Candy JarIn just a few weeks Valentine's Day will be here and everyone is always looking for a special gift to give to a loved one. Here is a great idea to make your own gift this year. Fill the jar with assorted candy and cookies and give it to your favorite Valentine. This is a great project and you can custom decorate your candy jar anyway you want.



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Activities and Games for an Online FB Garden Group?I have a garden group on Facebook. We play BINGO and a Give & Take game. We are looking for ideas on new games to play. There's only so much I can do online. Any suggestions?


Value of Conant Ball Chairs - four Windsor style chairs

Value of Conant Ball Chairs?I have 4 chairs here and I saw an online price with them going for $3,000-$5,000. Are they really worth that much and where would I sell them?


Identifying a Figurine - figurine of a woman in a long red dress holding a black hat with red bow

Identifying a Figurine?I recently inherited this figurine, but know nothing about it. Does anybody know?


Is My Puppy a Pure Bred Chihuahua? - white and light brown puppy

Is My Puppy a Pure Bred Chihuahua?Is my puppy a pure bred Chihuahua? I just bought him. He is 9 weeks old.


Value of a Mersman Table - painted table with drawers removed

Value of a Mersman Table?I came across this Mersman 2 drawer console table/dresser. What would the value be?


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Troubleshooting Electrical Circuit Problem?This morning I was using the toaster oven, then I turned it off and use the microwave for 30 seconds. And then hit 30 seconds again on the microwave and the power went off to the microwave which is above the range. The overhead lighting in the kitchen, the track bar over the bar in the kitchen, the stove, and the recessed lights in the living room all went out.


Selling Cabbage Patch Dolls - stacks of dolls in boxes

Selling Cabbage Patch Dolls?I'm selling the Cabbage Patch Dolls my grandmother has collected for years. There is a whole truck full, I'm talking a semi truck full. They are all in the original packaging and some have birth certificates. I have accessories in the original packaging as well. My question is what are they worth how much do I sell them for? Where do I sell them?


Value of a Vintage Ashley Belle Doll - Native American style doll

Value of a Vintage Ashley Belle Doll?I have a vintage Ashley Belle porcelain doll. She is gorgeous and stands 35'' tall. I am just wondering if anyone has an idea of what she would be worth. She has a lot of beading on her. Maybe someone on here has one that size and by that maker?


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