How Do You Start Grapefruit Seeds?
I found this article after a search. Hope this helps: http://www.accessmylibrary.com/coms2/summary_0286-11198444_ITM
Problems With A Sweet Gum Tree?
I would call a tree surgeon and ask them.
Can You Eat Celandine Tubers?
I would contact your local botanic garden or botanic society to be on the safe side--however, here are some results of a quick search: Lesser Celandine: ** http://donwiss.com/pictures/F-2001-04-22/h0013.htm Greater Celandine: **http://webpages.charter.net/czar207196...
Miniature Dollhouse Dolls
These are lovely.
Vegetarian Alternative to Gelatin?
Pectin. Tapioca. Check out your local health food store, theyll be able to help you with other vegetarian thickeners.
Removing Fabric Imprint On Table?
Can you lightly sand the area?
Pumpkin Stains on Carpet?
If youre a renter or you dont plan on replacing the carpet for a while, I recommend you hire a professional carpet cleaner.
Refinishing a Resin Yard Statue?
I dont know if this will help, but maybe it will give you ideas on what to do? http://www.craftbits.com/viewProject.do?projectID=2056
What Breed Is My Dog? (Golden Retriever Mix)
Id agree with whoever told you that -- he looks like a golden mix to me =)
Painting Walls To Complement Black Furniture?
How about a pale sage green? Its still in the grey family and will complement all the colors youve chosen.
Removing Tape From Painted Drywall?
Try Goo Gone in an inconspicuous area. I think youll be pleased with the results.
Discontinued Wallpaper: Gardner Company #GX17004 Lot 2 A?
Check with an interior decorator, bet they can help you :)
Fisher-Paykel Washer Advice?
Contact an appliance repair shop for the first part of your question. Yes, you can spin dry something youve handwashed. If it is a delicate item, be sure to spin on the delicate cycle. It helps if you place a dry towel in the washer with the item -- for balance...
Gold Nugget Loquat With Yellow Leaves?
Call the nursery you bought it from -- Im sure theyll be able to help you !
In Memory of Kasha (Dachshund)
Im so sorry. There must be such a void in your home and your life. What a sweet face. xoxo
Do Training Collars Really Work?
If you mean shock collars, yes they do work -- but only under the supervision of (and with the advice from) a professional trainer who knows how to use them. What is the behavior you are trying to correct?
Hotel Suggestions In Atlanta?
Check out some of the online travel sites like http://www.travelocity.com etc.
What Bird Chirps At Night?
I did a search for nocturnal chirping california and I found the following: http://www.californiaherps.com/lizards/pages/h.turcicus.html Could you have a gecko in the house? If so, let it stay there! In Hawaii, geckos are considered lucky -- and they prey on...
Toning Buns And Thighs?
Eat lots of protein. If youre underweight, supplement your diet with a high protein drink like Slim Fast (not in lieu of a meal, in addition to your meals). Ball squats are THE BEST for toning butts and thighs: http://www.myfit.ca/exercisedatabase/viewanexercise...
Centerpiece Ideas For Birthday/Confirmation Party?
I always use potted plants with pretty flowers for centerpieces. Nothing gets wasted, nothing gets thrown away. Additionally, a blooming flower is a perfect representation of a new teenager and one who has confirmed their faith.
Plans To Build a Loft With Storage?
Have you checked out IKEA? They have some amazing conversion ideas.
Trouble With Weeping Willow Roots?
Have you contacted a tree specialist in your area?
Removing Wood Putty From Laminate Flooring?
Call your local Home Depot or Lowes and ask for someone in the flooring department. They should be able to help you.
Ingredients To Make Homemade Laundry Detergent?
Here are a couple of places where you can get Fels Naptha http://www.soapsgonebuy.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=D1001&Show=ExtInfo http://www.dialcorp.com/index.cfm?page_id=47 Here is a link on washing soda: http://www.soapsgonebuy.com/ProductDetails.asp...
Looking For Quilt Pattern: Indian Head Dress?
Have you tried emailing some quilt clubs? Here are just a few I found: http://www.quiltguilds.com/canada.htm http://www.quiltersindex.com/ http://www.quilterscornerclub.com/ Good luck!
Black Scuff On Orange Shoe?
Take the shoes in to a shoe repair shop -- theyll be able to help you.
Uses for Pizza Boxes?
California Pizza Kitchen uses pizza boxes as canvases for their displayed artwork. Maybe a local preschool could use them for an art project. You can also shred them somewhat and use them for composting (or see if a local school has an organic garden project...
Discontinued Wallpaper: Raymond Waites: "Vintage Wildflowers", #590650?
Check with a local interior decorator -- Im sure they can direct you to more resources. Good luck!
Transferring Camcorder Tapes to Computer?
Youll probably need an adaptor, perhaps even a special program. Go to your nearest Best Buy (or call the Geek Squad) and ask them what you need. Good luck!
Looking For Recipe For Chinese Orange Rice?
Here ya go: http://www.recipezaar.com/22503 ORANGE RICE 1 cup converted rice 1 cup chicken broth 1 cup orange juice 1 tablespoon butter salt 1/2 teaspoon orange zest Combine rice, chicken broth, OJ, butter, s/p in a medium saucepan; bring to boil, lower heat...
Storing Used Coffee Grounds Until Spring?
Freeze them in a freezer bag! =D
Butter Stains On Leather Purse?
Take it to a professional cleaner. =)
Registering For Wedding Gifts When You Don't Need Anything?
Request that a donation to a worthy charity be made in honor of your marriage.
To Quit Smoking, Keep Quitting
Hi! My logic on quitting on Friday nights was that Id already made it 8 hours (while I slept) by the time I woke up. Id heard the first 12 hours are critical -- so sleeping through 8 of them made it more tolerable than quitting mid-day. Keep trying! Keep quitting...
Caring For Dog's Ear Odor?
Talk to your vet to determine the cause. It could be bacterial or yeast or just icky ears. Once you determine whats causing it, your vet can help you treat it and prevent the odor from recurring.
Taking A Down Comforter Out Of Storage?
I would think it would be okay! Put it in the dryer with a tennis ball and a couple of dryer sheets and fluff-clean it.
Removing Double-Sided Tape From Ceramic Tile?
Use a plastic scraper to remove the outer sticky side of the tape and the middle part of the tape. There should only be stickies left. Use baby oil or vegetable oil and a scrub sponge. This will take up the stickies. Then use an all-purpose cleaner (or whatever...
Draping Fabric For A Wedding Reception?
You can hang them from the ceiling using string and a lightweight pole inserted through the drapes.
Substitute for Laptop Cooler
Great idea, thanks !
How To Remove Wax From A Berghaus Jacket?
If its an expensive jacket, I would suggest you take it to a professional cleaner. =)
Discontinued Wallpaper And Border: Brewster, Mirage #931-78857 Satin Classics 6?
Contact a local interior designer and see if they can give you ideas.
What a sweetie-pie, she looks like a little spitfire !
All About Composting
For part 1 and part 3, go here: http://start-a-garden.com/index/gardening/how-to-make-a-garden-compost Great site, thanks !
Dessert Sauce Made From Instant Pudding?
After it has set and cooled, add more liquid (milk, chocolate sauce, etc.) Use a blender and add a little at a time. Youll be able to post your own recipe in no time! (When it comes to chocolate pudding, its never a waste!)
Cleaning Walls in a Mobile Home?
There is nothing that will remove nicotine resin without damaging your paint, paneling, upholstery, carpet, everything. It is nasty stuff (you can imagine what it does to your lungs) Try consulting with a paneling expert at Lowes or Home Depot -- hopefully...
What Can I Do With Fermented Apple Cider?
You can drink it -- its called hard cider! http://www.drinksmixer.com/desc73.html
Dog Stinks After Being Washed?
Did the vet rule out allergies? Yeast infection? Might be time for another trip to the vet. If your dog is licking her feet till they bleed, she could have lick granuloma http://www.thepetcenter.com/exa/lick.html http://www.peteducation.com/article.cfm?cls...
Paying Back Insurance Benefits When Getting SSDI?
The representative beneficiary (your wife) is responsible for paying back the portion that was sent to her, not you. Appeal the decision for the reasons stated above. If it goes to a hearing, the ALJ will surely rule in your favor. Also, contact your local...
Is There A Miniature Jack Russell?
You might be thinking of a toy fox terrier.
What is a Duvet Cover?
I found this link for you: http://www.plumeriabay.com/Main/Info/What-Is-A-Duvet.aspx
What Ingredients are in Hair Products?
Here are some links: http://opossumsal.homestead.com/hmbp.html http://houseofstrauss.co.uk/modules/wfsection/article.php?articleid=59 http://www.make-stuff.com/formulas/hair_care.html
Rag Quilt Hand Bag Pattern?
Here are some on eBay http://search.ebay.com/purse-quilting_W0QQfkrZ1QQfnuZ1QQfsooZ2QQfsopZ32
Dish Soap Stain on Wool?
Bring it to a professional cleaner -- Im sure theyll be able to make it look like new again.
Easy Clothing Sewing Project?
Start by making little tote bags. I know it sounds lame, but youll work on straight lines, seams, sewing inside out, hems, ironing and straps. These skills will help you with every piece of clothing you want to sew. When youre ready for clothing, sew for a...
Fresh Smelling Towels?
I use my towels only two times (drying thoroughly between uses) before washing them again. Prevention is key when it comes to smelly towels. To remove the stale odor, I would recommend you wash them with a cup of white vinegar (use no detergent) and have them...
Painting Metal Shelves In Refrigerator?
Lightly sand then with fine steel wool so the paint sticks. Spray paint and seal with several coats of waterproof satin gloss
Front Load Washer Not Spinning When Full?
Depends upon whats wrong, how much it would cost to fix, what kind of washer you have, etc. etc. etc. Id contact an appliance repairman and ask them.
Removing Mold And Mildew On Polyester Shower Curtain?
Wash delicate in the washing machine, hot water. Use 1/4 - 1/2 c. bleach. Dry just till warm, till there are no wrinkles and rehang on the shower hooks.
How Do You Sew A Shrug?
I think theyre knitted....
Write "Magic" Messages on Eggs
Here is more info on alum Edible play dough: http://reviews.ebay.com/Kids-Fun-Recipes-Edible-Playdough_W0QQugidZ10000000001384975 Alum in pickles: http://whatscookingamerica.net/cravencosweetpickles.htm It never bothered me or my kids, but I would recommend...
Decorating a Teen's New Bedroom?
You must be very excited to get your own room ! Whats your favorite color? What are your hobbies? Do you like sports? Do you like to read? Can you post more detailed info? Thanks ! =)
Decorating a Teen's New Bedroom?
Purple and green are complementary colors (theyre my favorite color combo) Choose your main color (walls)and your secondary color (for your door, trim, etc). You could use black and white for your accents (thats what I think of when I think fashionista) -- picture...
Gothic Masquerade Party?
Wow, I think youve already got some really great ideas, down to the roses ! You can either use real roses or fake ones (craft store) and spray paint some of them black.
Plastic Canvas Ornament Pattern?
Can you post a photo of exactly what you want to make? Im having a difficult time envisioning it. Thanks !
Pruning Gabriel's Trumpet Plant?
You might want to hire a landscape artist to sculpt the tree initially.
Leaves on Chili Plant Turning Brown?
Call a local nursery and ask them -- Im sure theyll be able to help you !
Basket for George Foreman Jr. Baby Rotisserie?
Heres the website for George Foreman. Im sure they can direct you to replacement parts for the rotisserie http://www.georgeforeman.com/
Keeping Blackbirds Off a Car?
Can you plant a tree near your house?
Can Only One Child Have Head Lice?
Probably not. Next time your boyfriend brings his daughter over, use RID or another treatment on everybody (including the adults) as a precaution. Wait the recommended time frame (I think its two weeks) and do it again. Be sure to wash all linens, spray upholstery...
Creating a Budget on Waitress Wages?
Heres a blog entry on creating a budget with irregular income: http://www.savingfreak.com/?cat=12
What Breed is my Dog?
Doberman pinscher mixed with a smaller dog or a min pin mixed with a larger dog.
Recipes Using Firm Tofu?
Toss it in some soup. Scramble it with eggs. Stir fry it with some veggies in a wok. Slice it in half lengthwise and broil it like you would steak.
White Heat Mark on Leather Topped Writing Desk?
If its real leather, get a spray leather cleaner. If its not real leather, try some Armor All.
Champagne Flute Wedding Favors?
Basket for George Foreman Jr. Baby Rotisserie?
Have you tried the website http://www.georgeforeman.com ?
Dog Jealous of New Puppy?
Keep them separated for now. Keep the puppy gated in the kitchen or in his crate. When you play with the puppy, put the 6 year old in the kitchen or his crate. Let them observe from afar for now, for at least a week. Youll know when theyre ready to be put together...
Adjusting the Carburetor on a Craftsman Riding Mower?
Have you contacted Craftsman and asked them? http://www.craftsman.com
Has Anyone Used The 'Paw Plunger'?
I checked out this link, as I had never heard of the Paw Plunger: http://litterboy.com/Details.cfm?ProdID=285&category=0&gclid=CK-QzoPDqJICFRImawodzl6FQg Im sure owners of dogs who love mud could easily create something like this for alot less than $30. Maybe...
Making Solution Used in Braun Shaver Cleaning System?
Have you contacted Braun? They may be able to assist. http://www.braun.com/na/contact/servicepartners/americas.html
Using Terramycin Powder Instead of Ointment For Cat?
Id call the vet and ask.
Skwiskwis, Charlie and Venom (Shih-Tzu)
I love Shih Tzus! How did the vet mess up? Just curious.
Calming Spray For Cats?
Have you tried Rescue Remedy? Its safe for humans and animals.
Appraising Inherited Rings?
Are they antiques? Native American pieces? Did she purchase them recently? Where did she purchase them from? Online? On tv? From jewelers? These should be taken into consideration when deciding whether or not to appraise. Check out online jewelry sites like...
Appraising Inherited Rings?
This was the quote I got from my jeweler for resizing my ring to a larger size. Also, when you bring in the ring(s) for resizing (or when you pick it up after its resized) the jeweler will at least be able to tell you verbally if the stone is genuine. Good...
Having a Party With No Children to Invite?
Join a play group. Sign her up for daycare or preschool one or two mornings a week (you can be a room mother too) Sign up for a gym that has child care while you work out. You need the socialization too !
Stenciling a Design on a Suitcase?
You can use regular acrylic paints mixed with a textile medium (any craft store will carry this) Also a bubble fabric paint (in the bottle with the point) would work well for this. Ive learned everybody seems to put a red ribbon on their suitcase, so all the...
Hes gorgeous. Is he an outdoor dog? It looks hot. :(
White Spots On Frosted Glass Desk?
Have you tried using regular glass cleaner to see if the spots are permanent? If they seem to be permanent, contact your local glass and mirror shop and ask for their advice.
Outdoor Casual, Non-traditional Wedding?
There really is no tactful way of asking for any gift. When one does this, its an indication that they expect a gift. Gifts are given, not expected. Let your guests celebrate and learn from your frugality. No presents please, just your presence is a graceful...
Outdoor Casual, Non-traditional Wedding?
Our pastor / friend also did not charge for our pre-marital counseling nor the ceremony. We still gave him a $50 in our thank you card, as well as a gift certificate to a restaurant where he and his wife could celebrate their own marriage. No charge does not...
Deep in Debt and No Way to Pay?
Locate your local Consumer Credit Counseling agency. If an organization asks you to pay money, forget them. CCCs are non profit and are free. They will call your creditors and work with you and your creditors. CCC will ask that your creditors not call you anymore...
Will Play Fighting Make Puppy More Aggressive?
Theyre having fun with each other. This type of play (between puppies) will not promote aggression, For human interaction, I would recommend you stick with tug toys. Puppies love a little rough housing, and thats okay, but any kind of aggression should be nipped...
Garter Snake Producing Strong Odor?
Garter snakes defecate frequently, and unless you change or clean a garter snakes cage frequently, the cage will smell quite ripe in short order. From the following link, which also discusses how to keep the cage clean. http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/gaston/Pests...
Building Inexpensive Table and Shelving?
IKEA sells inexpensive table tops. You can use anything to prop them up -- crates, cubes, etc. Or...you can score a wooden door off your local Freecycle and do the same thing. :)
What Breed is My Puppy? (Chihuahua Mix)
Thats probably right.
Discontinued Wallpaper Border: York Pineapple Border Pattern HF8646B?
Check with your local interior decorators. If its out there, theyll be able to guide you in where to look.