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This page contains recipes using bulgur wheat. Bulgur wheat is parboiled and then dried. This whole grain pairs well with Middle Eastern and Asian dishes.
I have a complete set of 1887 International Cyclopedia by Dodd Mead in full leather. Anyone know much about them?
My family adopted a female Dachshund who was abused in her earlier years. Now that she has turned 14 she has started peeing her bed several times a day. She goes out twice in the morning. And when we're home from work, she has peed in the garage several times, but yet still wets her bed.
I haven't a lawn mower, nor the funds to purchase one. My lawn is in dire need of mowing, what can I do? I have no one to borrow a mower from as all my neighbors have hired gardeners. What do I do?
I have occasional noise in my attic that sounds like a door closing or pipes banging. I have hot water heater and air and heating units in the attic.
I need a catchy phrase for a preschool. The name of the facility is Progressive Christian Children's Center or PC3.
I have a Bolens mower. When starting, the flywheel turns rapidly, but the mower won't crank. Help please.
There is a white substance on my hen and chicks. I was wondering if they are mealy bugs and if dish detergent and water spray will stop the spread?
I had an Airwick plug in fall out of the wall outlet and the contents leaked on the laminate flooring. It took off the top colored layer of the floor. What can I do to repair this?
My Bravo washer had the code UL and won't finish the load.
I have just moved into a home which has a grey/sage mix carpet like a fleck. I have cream sofas. There is a fireplace wall I want to paint or paper. Would grey stone paper or brick red look best or what colour would you advise? Also what colour cushions, etc. should I use to tie it all in together?
I've borrowed a sewing machine for a small project and although I've tried and retried, the bobbin thread is just not catching in the needle. The bobbin doesn't even move! I've no idea what to try next. Any ideas?
How do we get out puppy pee from our micro weave furniture covers?
I keep my spices in the refrigerator. Is this OK?
I would like to know when would the next available date for the vaccination truck to visit the Bronx location. I need to know where, what time, and do I need to bring some form of documents or anything at all besides my pet?
I have a lovely bright teal blouse that has got an oily stain on it which shows up very dark and noticeable. The material is rather stretchy. I think it is polyester. Can you help please. Thank you.
I have periodontal disease but no insurance. I have had it for a while. I have had two gum surgeries in the past. I haven't seen a dentist in about five years after losing my job. I lost my insurance and have not been able to afford to buy insurance.
We recently remodeled our kitchen and are waiting on a few things to arrive. We moved our refridgerator to a new location but the water lines are not hooked up on the ice maker. I have noticed water leaking on the side where the ice maker is on several occasions. Any advice on how to fix this?
I am growing a garden this year and starting my seeds inside. My cats keep getting into them. Can I cover them with plastic and still use my grow lights?
My Poulan mower 15.5hp will not start. I installed a new battery and a new starter, but it still will not start. Start spins, but will not engage to turn the motor.
Any suggestions for a possible name for a coaching company that coaches young kids, 3-14, soccer?
What color paint should I paint my bathroom walls? The floor is a taupe color tile and the cabinet is a rustic wood color. The fixtures are an oil rubbed bronze
I have this 9 month old pup that I rescued about 3 or 4 weeks ago. He is super cute and sweet, but has major separation anxiety. He will tear anything and everything up that he can get to the second we leave the house.
I have 15 books in black binders. Value?
I have an electric blanket with a missing plug. Where can I find an automatic electric blanket plug? There is no name, it washed out. The number is 133521.
My husband has a coat that is "scent stop", he got diesel on it. I have washed it several times. and still smell it. Please help. Thank you.
Can a GFCI outlet be connect to a GFCI CB?
I have a 13 week old pup. I have had her 2weeks, she still wees and poos in her cage. I get up every 3 hours in the night to let her out, she does do her business outside, but when I get up around 7am she has messed in her cage. I don't feed her after 5pm and drink bowls are taken up at 7pm.
My son's mom just passed. We were married, but have been separated for 10 + years and never gotten a divorce. We were living in different states. I have him full time and was never given child support, will he get SS benefits?
I own 20 volumes of Rees's encyclopedias. They were printed in 1819 in London. What is the value? There are 39 volumes in all, but I own only 20. They are in fair condition.....need polishing with leather cleaner.