Storing Sewing Patterns
What a great idea!
My Frugal Life: Keep Your Eyes and Heart Open
Reading this post touched me so. This person is a content, loving, giving person. Her attitude reflects so beautifully the Do onto others as you would have others do onto you. way of life. How different our lives would be if this was the mind set of our world...
Seal Food Using A Recycled Plastic Bottle
I dont get this? Have a picture?
My Frugal Life: Food Enough for Visitors
What a lovely tradition this is. Your mother taught you to be generous, thoughtful and have a heart for others all by this one small thing. This truly touched me. Thank you.
Shopping Time Limit
It would also work to set an alarm on your cell phone.
Hemming Jeans with Thick Seams
Thank you, thank you! I have been sewing for years and always had a problem hemming jeans. Great advice.
Teaching Children to Sew?
I have been sewing for many years...everything from home dec to wedding gowns. I began in 4-H. The wise leader started us out on a sewing machine with no thread and lined notebook paper. We were so proud when we could produce a page with our needle punches...
Freeze Water Bottle
I know this sounds like a great idea and I used to do the same myself. However, Ive read several reputable articles stating that gases that are harmful are released when plastic containers are frozen or heated in the microwave. Hope this helps.
Wildlife: Mourning Dove
Thank your for posting these beautiful pictures. Last year a pair of these wonderful birds made a nest in one of my hanging baskets on my balcony. I so enjoyed watching the entire process from eggs to babies, babies learning to fly and the protective parents...
Scenery: Frosty Morning
This is an absolutely stunning photograph!
Dry Cracked Bleeding
Bag Balm works great. It can be purchased at Farm Supply stores. It comes in a round tin and it is a real miracle worker!
Memory Quilt from Kids Clothes
Great idea! I have sewn clothing for my five grandchildren since they were born. Ive saved every scrap big enough to make a 1/4 seam on both sides and still have something left in the middle. As each one graduates from high school, Ive made them scrap quilts...
Scenery: Lake Benton, Michigan
Im in Midland, MI. Ive never heard of Lake Benton. Could you tell me where it is? The picture is beautiful. Thank you.
Reuse Discarded Silk Flowers
When I started to read your article, I assumed you were going to describe how you used these flowers for your home or make something to sell. I was truly touched by the beauty of your heart. God bless.
Add Small Amount of Bleach to Dish Water
Ive been doing this for years. I keep a small bottle of bleach under the sink and use only a scant capful.
Use a Toothbrush for Cleaning
Been using my old toothbrushes for this purpose for many years. They get into places that are difficult to reach. I have one in the bathroom (under the sink) and one in the kitchen. I especially like them to clean the fixtures and the rims of the sinks.
What Breed is My Dog?
My daughter raises Siberian Huskies. This one is a beauty! They make wonderful pets...extremely loyal.
Using Pool Chlorine Tablets in the Toilet?
I am not sure about the chlorine tablets, but I drop a generic brand denture cleaner tablet (it has the identical ingredients as the pricey name brand) into my toilet each day and it keeps it sparkling clean.
Make Yourself Stitch Samples
What a great idea. I have two sewing machines and a serger. I will be using this hint and wondering why I didnt think of it! :)