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Knitting Pattern for Classic Ripple Baby Afghan

In Crafts On September 22, 2014 0 Comments

  Here’s another one for all the knitters out there.  I know that not all my readers are knitters but from time to time I like to share… Read More »

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Homemade Help To Restore Dry Wood

In Cleaners On September 15, 2014 2 Comments

  We’re in the midst of a re-carpeting project here at my house and several rooms (including my little blogging office) are being cleared out so the grubby… Read More »

Bisquick Blueberry Muffin Recipe

Bisquick Blueberry Muffins

In Baking On September 8, 2014 2 Comments

  One of the homemade recipes that I’ve shared here that I always keep on hand in my pantry is my homemade version of Bisquick.  It’s a simple… Read More »

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How To Tint Canning Jars

In Canning Jar Projects, Crafts On September 2, 2014 0 Comments

  I’ve been seeing the colored canning jars more and more in the stores lately.  Most of the time I’ve seen the blue canning jars for sale, which… Read More »

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My Canning Jar Discovery

In Crafts On August 28, 2014 2 Comments

  Canning jars (also known as Mason jars) certainly seem to be enjoying a new revival.  I’m sure there are plenty of folks using canning jars for their… Read More »

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Quick Mix Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

In Baking, Snacks On August 25, 2014 0 Comments

  Who likes homemade cookies? Me! Who likes homemade cookies but doesn’t feel like baking them in the summer and would rather float around in the pool instead?… Read More »

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What’s Up With The Weird Label on Dr. Bronner’s Soap?

In Articles and Advice, Cleaners On August 18, 2014 3 Comments

  As I’ve mentioned before, shifting to homemade recipes can sometimes send you in search of ingredients that are new to you.  Even if it’s an ingredient that’s… Read More »

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Make Your Own Dill Pickles

In Condiments On August 11, 2014 1 Comment

  Got cucumbers?  If you do, then you can easily have pickles too! I’m loving this simple recipe for homemade pickles that doesn’t require any canning and can… Read More »

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Homemade Laundry Soap: The Update

In Laundry On August 4, 2014 7 Comments

  I think people fall into two groups when it comes to homemade laundry soap.  One group is pretty much freaked out by the idea and says “Thanks… Read More »

How to make a homemade toilet bowl cleaner

Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner: The Update

In Cleaners On July 28, 2014 3 Comments

  It’s no secret that I’m a pretty big fan of homemade cleaners.  On cleaning day you can find me going all around my house with my spray… Read More »