Fall Foliage in Cemetery (Springfield, MO)
Hey, I grew up in Bolivar, Mo. I now live in Augusta, Ga, area. I love your picture. I reminds me of the beautiful trees in the Ozarks. I also lived in Springfield, Mo. for about 14 years. The south is beautiful, but not like the beautiful fall trees in the...
Recipes for a Pressure Cooker?
Of course you can. Cook it just like you would in the oven. Use butter, seasonings, and cook as the cook book tells. If you dont have a book, just go by what you would do in cooking a chicken breast only cook about 10 minutes longer. If not tender, just put...
Freezing Sweet Potatoes?
I bake my sweet potatoes, cool, then peel. Slice on cookie-sheet and freeze until hard. I then take the sweet potato slices & put them in a large zip-lock bag and lay it flat. It is then ready to fry, or put in a pan with butter, brown sugar & bake. I then...
New MagicJack Does Not Work With Windows XP?
We ordered MagicJack also & it took both of our computers out. Had to get both of them fixed. One was XP, the other one was Vista laptop. I sent the thing back to the company and they gave me a refund. Wont order one again. Bad News!
Removing Seeds From Grapes?
Cut the grapes in half, then take out the seeds.
How Do You Freeze Turnips?
I pre-cook any veggies that is grown in the ground instead above ground. You can season them before or after freezing. Pat in GA
Product Review: Zegerid OTC
I am also taking Nexium & hit the donut hole from Medicare D. It is great that you have found something to replace Nexium. I have found that if I fax my prescriptions to NorthwestPhcy.com in Canada, that all of my meds are cheaper than the Medicare D. They...
Freezing Sweet Potatoes?
Here is how I freeze sweet potatoes. I bake them in the microwave until they start to get soft. I let them cool, then peel & slice them in round disks. I place them on a plastic lined cookie sheet then freeze. When they are frozen, you can then put them in...
You can slice & peel them and add onions, then pour a bottle of Itailian dressing over them and let set for several hours.
Improving the Flavor of Canned Bean and Ham Soup?
I always add Mrs Dash to everything I make that isnt sweet. You can buy the different ones. I like the onion or the garlic one. They arent too spicy. Also you can always just use dried onions to the soup. Hope this will help. Just try different things until...
My mother use to make this icing when I was a little girl. We lived on Mo and I am now in my 70s. My granddad was from Iowa. Thanks for sending it. Will be making this soon.
She sure looks like a full-pledged Maltese. We have a Mult-a-poo. Maltese & toy poodle and she is after the cat food before she will eat her food. She then gets sick from the cat food, so we try to keep her away from it. She is 2 years old and weights 5 lbs...
Personalized Dog T-Shirt?
You can get it a regular t-shirt and go to the cleaners and they can sew his name on his t-shirt or any kind of shirt.
Is My Kitten a Tonkinese?
Our cat is a white & has a black tail, and 2 grey spots. Blue eyes also. He didnt talk or Meow at all unless he is afraid or hurt. This didnt happen until he was over a year old. Now that he is 7 yrs old, he will look at you and like he is asking a question...
Bug Repellent for Dogs?
We put skin-so-soft in our dogs bath water. We use just a small amount and it really makes her smell good and keeps the bugs away.
Seasoning Mix for Hamburger Patties?
I use Mrs. Dash for almost everything. There is several different flavors, but we like the Garlic Herb the best. It will go with most meats & vegs. Pat in GA
Molasses Butter and Bread
My grandmother and Dad both always ate this after a meal, even if they had a dessert after. They were from OK and my Dad was born the year that it became a state. If they didnt have molasses, they would use syrup or honey. As another said, during hard times...
Inexpensive Wedding Reception Locations in Honeybrook, PA?
When my daughter was married several years ago, we rented the building of one of the lodges. All of the Masons, Shriners, & most all of lodges have kitchens in them. We then catered the food in, decorated the hall, and cleaned up the hall afterward. I made...
Good Enough for the Queen's Dog
I give my 1 year old Malt-A-Poo chicken, chicken livers, & a natural supplement that I get from a vet. I read on all the food I give my six pound baby, as I will not give her anything that has a by-products in it. Try to read all the ingredents in the dog food...
Hazelnut Creamer Recipe?
My quick recipe for flavored creamer 1 can Eagle Brand Milk 1 can Pet Milk 1 Tablespoon Vanilla pure extract 1 teaspoon hazelnut extract Mix all together in blender until completely blended. More of the hazelnut extract can be add to taste. Pour in bottle and...
Uses for an Empty Plastic Wrap Roll
I keep them my for putting the kitchen tongs in them. That way you dont have all the clutter in the kitchen drawers and also dont poke yourself with them.
I have one that we purchased from Sears. I love it and have not had any trouble with it. I got it about 2 years ago and sure like the space it saves. Pat in GA
Removing Sticker From New Toilet?
Ty WD40. I get a tip web from WD40 and that was one of the tips. Hope it works. Pat in GA
Cooking a Frozen Boneless Pork Loin?
Take it to your meat dept. at your grocery store and have them cut it into small roasts, if you dont want to cook it all at once. They have saws that will cut though the frozen meat. Then re-wrap the roasts until you are ready to cook them
Removing Food Stains From White CorningWare?
Try putting a Bounce Dryer Sheet in the dish and pour hot water over it. Let soak over night and should take the food off of it. Works with pans, why not with Corning Ware? It wont leave scratches on it. Pat in GA
Tomato Sauce is Too Sweet?
Try adding a little bit of vinegar until it gets to where you want.
Preventing Tick Bites?
Please, Please! Do not pull ticks off. If you get ticks on you, cover them with Dawn Liquid Dishsoap. They will back out on their own, as they can not breathe with the soap covering them. You can put Bounce Dryer Sheets in the pockets of your pants and in your...
How can I increase my weight?
Move to the state of GA., USA. I have gained over the past 20 years over 100 lbs and have gone up over 8 dress sizes. They just cook different here in GA and everything goes to fat. I was from the mid-west in America and was almost 50 years old and never gain...
Preparing for a Social Security Hearing?
When I was trying to get Disability Coverage for my son, I call my Senator about it and he was able to help. Send all of your paper work to him also and tell him why you need this coverage. Most Senators will try to help you . Pat in GA
Puzzles as Wall Decorations
You can also save calendars with pretty pictures and fame them also. I have kept several calendars and change the pictures in the frames through out the year.
Iced Tea Tips?
Everyone always likes my tea and wants to know how I make it. I take 4 cups of filtered water in a glass measuring cup and put it into the micro-wave for 7 mins. Then I put in 4 family size teabags and let this seep for about 15 to 20 mins. with plastic wrap...
Roaches Coming In Through Air Conditioner?
We use Boric Acid for this type of roach. We live in Eastern Georgia where we get of these. Be sure to put it around the unit and not where the air flows. Make sure the air is off so it wont blow in your eyes or face. We also put it around the doors as these...
Scorched Cooking Spray?
Try putting the baking soda in the pan with water and bring to a boil. This may help some. Also you can try putting hot water in your pan and a sheet of Bounce that you use in the dryer and let it soak over night. It will help take off the scorched part of...
Hair Highlight Tips?
I use cider vinegar instead of the lemon juice and my dark hair is always so shiny that my beauty operator ask what I was using. My Mother used that years ago before they had any cream rinses.
You also can freeze the root by placing it in a small freezer bag until you need it again. Saves going back to the store when you need it. Ginger is very good when shredded and placed in sauces for chicken or meat. Pat in GA
Just wash the Zucchini well and slice in 1/4 inch pieces (round) Soak slices in cold salt water for an hour or so. Take corn meal mix or bread crumbs and put in plastic bag. Shake a few slices of zucchini in bag with corn meal and fry in oil. You will need...
Good Chocolate Recipes?
There is a lot of web sights that have wonderful chocolate recipes. http://www.VeryBestBaking.com and http://www.allrecipes.com. You can request the chocolate recipes in them and bring up many good ones.
Husband Quit Drinking, Now Is Addicted To Sugar?
I make homemade cookies using 1/2 sugar and 1/2 Splenda. I have try other sweetners and Splenda with sugar is the only brand that works well. I have also tried it in coffee cakes and sweet breads. Even if he is eating sweets, it is a 100% better than drinking...
Oft Forgotten Germ Catcher
You can also put your toothbrushes in the dishwasher and that will kill all germs, because of the dishwasher soap and the high temp. on the water. Quick way to clean them often.
Shop At Discount Grocery Stores
As for buying a lot of green pepper on sale, I chop them up and put them in small freezer bags to put in meatloaf or other recipes that I use green pepper in. I also place all the small bags in one large freezer bag, so they dont get lost in the freezer and...
Smelly Cast Iron Pot?
Try stuffing Newpapers in the pot. It will take odor out of other things, so maybe that will help. Pat in GA
Funny Kitten Feeding Habit?
My cat Bitsy was fed by bottle from birth. He cleans around his food and his water before and after he eats . He watches me in everything I do, and I think he is just a copy-cat doing cleaning like I do. He even cleans windows, front of the stove, dishwasher...
Cleaning Diamond Earrings?
try using toothpaste with an old tooth brush. Then wash the paste off. Use paste instead of the jell kind.