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Good Friday Porridge Recipe
This traditional Holy Week recipe, from the Philippines, begins with rice, fish, eggs, and cheese. This page contains a Good Friday porridge recipe.
Crafts Using Picture Frames
This is a guide about crafts using picture frames. Recycled or inexpensive picture frames can be decorated and used to create fun new decor for your home.
Starting a Self-Sowing Garden
This guide is about starting a self-sowing garden. Getting a head start on your garden can save you time and money when using plants that produce seeds for next year.
Kid's Name Painter's Tape Art Project
This is a fun way of incorporating your child's name into their art work. Lay out painter's tape on a piece of paper spelling their name and allow your child to paint. When you peel the painter's tape off you get a beautiful work of art with their name included that can be framed.
Paper Plate Bunny Mask
This is a simple and easy project you can make at home with your kids. I am sure you have all of the supplies at home to recreate this craft. Afterwards the kids had fun running around playing with their masks together.
Egg Carton Easter Chick Containers
These little candy holding chicks are made from egg cartons and paper. They're super adorable and easy to put together. A great craft for all ages!
Homemade Mother's Day Cards
Giving your mother a homemade card makes the sentiment even more appreciated. This is a guide about homemade Mother's Day cards.
Homemade Mother's Day Gifts
Homemade Mother's Day gifts are always a hit. Whether it is the construction paper artwork of a small child or a handicraft made by an older one, moms love handmade gifts. This is a guide about homemade Mother's Day gifts.
Soothe those Aching Feet for Mothers Day
So here is a really neat idea for making Mom a happy camper when she comes home after working hard and has sore feet. With a little adult supervision, this could be done by children and would be no problem for a teenager.
Flower Pin for Mother's Day
Here is the perfect gift for family and friends, that you can whip up in a matter of minutes. This flower pin is easy to make and they turn out so very beautiful. Everyone will want one.
Mother's Day Card - Remembering Mother
We lost our mother and father three years ago and I still miss spending Mother's Day with her or at least sending a card on the few times we weren't able to be together. So this year I decided to send my sister and brother a Remembering Mother Mother's Day card. It is my version of a "pop out".
Making a Mother's Day Book with "Reasons I Love You"
Rather than giving your mother something she could buy herself, make a personalized gift that she will treasure. If given for a birthday add one for each year. This is a guide about making a Mother's Day book with "Reasons I love you".
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Tea Bag Wreath
This wreath is decorated with colorful tea bags, which can be easily replaced when they are used. It would be a perfect hostess gift for someone who loves tea. Learn how to make it in this short video.
Rubber Boot Planter
Have a pair of rubber boots that are just too cute to toss? You can upcycle them into an adorable planter. Learn how to make it in this short video.
ThriftyFun Halloween Costume Ideas
ThriftyFun has been publishing homemade Halloween costumes for years. Here are some of our favorite creations for your viewing pleasure. Some have instructions on the site, some are just examples.
Peach crumble is a classic summertime dessert, especially if you are lucky enough to have ripe fresh peaches. Learn how to make it in this short video.
Spiral Paper Flowers
These pretty flowers are made with spirals of colorful scrap paper. Learn how to make them in this short video.
Toddler Pom Pom Sorter
Here is a cute homemade toddler toy using a recycled sour cream container and some colorful pompoms. Learn how to make it in this short video.
Apple Blueberry Pie with Hearts
You can roll out 1 pie dough a bit thinner and use the extra pieces as hearts on top. Less dough and you still get to enjoy delicious apple blueberry pie. Serves perfectly with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on the side.
Storing a Toothbrush for Daily Use
We have all tried several different ways to deal with drippy toothbrushes in the bathroom. Those old icky containers with holes in the top, where the water drips down and forms a scum. Then the ones in the medicine cabinet that cause rust on the metal. Well listen and learn from an old lady who has done them all.
Chickpea Sprout and Cucumber Salad
Here's an easy way to get some healthy foods in you! It involves sprouting which can be fun.
Test Batteries with a Multimeter
I was able to get a free digital multimeter with a coupon at Harbor Freight store. With the instrument, I can check batteries for voltage. You don't have to wonder anymore if a battery is good. I was throwing away batteries and they may have been still usable. Also I can check small flat batteries used in car remote controls and wrist watches.
Woven Egg Paper Mat
Try this fun and easy craft project to do with your toddler. He/she can pick their favorite colors for the strips and weave.
Add Chia Seeds to Pancakes
To make your pancakes a little healthier, you can add chia seeds. Chia seeds are a superfood. They have super antioxidants, plant based omega 3, plant based protein, fiber, etc. You do not taste the chia seeds at all.
Value of a Rockola 445 Jukebox
I am looking to buy a Rockola 445 jukebox in good condition. Can you tell me how much they sell for please?
Value of an AMI Juke Box
I have a 1980 AMI juke box, 160 selection. How do I find the value?
Value of an Ashley Belle Porcelain Indian Doll
My Ashley Belle porcelain Indian doll is all dressed up. She is about 4 feet tall. What is she worth?
Name Ideas for a Bath Bomb Business
I'm planning on starting a bath bomb, candle, and bath scrub business. All that's left is to think of a name.
Remedy for Hair Loss Due to Alopecia Areata
I don't usually use a mirror to check the back of my hair, but I did this about 2 months ago and got the fright of my life. A big bald spot (approximately 4cm diameter) smiled back at me. It looked like a full moon on my head. So I have seen my doctor about it and I'm being told it will grow back.
Name for a Glitter Tumbler Craft Business
I have been brain storming for the perfect business name and can't come up with anything that strikes me as a perfect name. I mainly make glitter tumblers, but sometimes do other crafts as well.
Finding Home Repair Help for Low Income Families
Making a Terra Cotta Lighthouse
Refurbishing a Faded Patio Umbrella
Getting Rid of Ants
Selling Trees on Your Land for Lumber
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Electric Smoke Detector Won't Stop Beeping
Buy Now, Pay Later Websites
Removing Rust Stains from a Bathtub
Keeping Animals Out of Your Garden
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Unique 50th Birthday Party Ideas
Removing Pet Urine Stains from Hardwood Floors
Getting Dental Work w/o Insurance
Homemade Cat Repellents
Removing Urine Odors from a Couch
Roof Repair for Low Income Homeowners
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Removing Smoke Odor After a House Fire
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Cleaning Ink Out of a Dryer
Recycling Old Trophies
Removing Soot from Walls and Ceiling
How to Remove Salt Stains From Suede Boots
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Removing Cigarette Smoke Odor from Leather
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Painting Walls in a Mobile Home
Remedies for Stinky Shoes
Removing Scented Oil Type Odor from House
Removing Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Odors From Clothing
Cleaning Urine Odors from Carpet
Removing Hard Water Spots on Windows
Spin Cycle Not Working on Washer
Removing Labels from Glass Jars
Using Sites Like ABC Distributing and LTD Commodities
Creative Ways to Give Money as a Gift
Removing White Heat Stains from a Wood Table
Removing Rust from Well Water
Birthday Party Ideas for Teens
Real Estate Business Name Ideas
Cleaning Pet Urine Odor From Hardwood Floors
Removing Toilet Bowl Stains
Troubleshooting a Riding Lawn Mower That Won't Start
How to Remove Ink from Leather
Removing Cigarette Smoke Odors from a Car
Easter Basket Ideas
Fixing a Wood Table With a Nail Polish Remover Stain
Removing Sulfur Smell from a Well Water System
Cleaning a Fiberglass Tub
Repairing a Washer That Won't Drain or Spin
Repairing Scratched Eyeglasses
Kitchen Paint Color Advice
Clearing a Clogged Bathtub Drain
Restoring the Shine on a Formica Countertop
Removing Moss from a Roof
Troubleshooting Electrical Circuit Problems
Keeping Rugs From Slipping
Preventing a Dog From Peeing on Carpet and Rugs
Finding Glider Chair Replacement Cushions
Identifying Little Black Biting Bugs
2 Year Old Birthday Party Ideas
Repairing a Bathtub Spout Diverter
Rodent Odor in Walls and Vents
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