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Drying Herbs In The Microwave

I tried this with parsley and works like a charm – so time saving since I did not have to to and let dry! Now I know it works I will get the rest of this done so we will … Continue reading

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Ways to Prevent Dry Rot in Homes

In most cases people fail to understand that dry rot may not always be as easy to remove as it looks at first sight. Dry rot is a lot tougher, as it requires minuscule amounts of water to begin. This … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Pumpkin Candle Holder / Floral Arrangment Centerpiece

I have always enjoyed decorating for the holidays and Thanksgiving just does not have many options available in the means of store bought decorations to choose from. So I am always so very happy to find cheap and really cool … Continue reading

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Old Jars Made New

Use empty mayonnaise and pickle jars to store spices in the kitchen or crafts. Clean jars completely and dry. Attach wooden drawer pull (hardware stores have these for about 50 cents) with E6000 and let dry. You can also add … Continue reading

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The Lawn Enthusiast – Philip Brown

We are honored to have a new Guest Writer Philip Brown who blogs over at The Lawn Enthusiast! Philip Brown is a lover of green, healthy lawns. A former lawn care professional, Philip now spends his time sharing what he knows … Continue reading

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Bowl Pour Helper for Dry & Wet Ingredients

Silicone Slip-On Pour Spout Available in many different places including Amazon. These make pouring batter, wet liquids and dry ingredients as easy as one, two, three. They “clip” onto a variety of  sized bowls because of flexibility.

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Successful Frying

•The secret is using the right oil. Smoke point is the temperature at which fats and oils begin to smoke, indicating they’ve begun to break down. The higher the smoke point, the better it is for frying. Lard and some … Continue reading

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