Easy composting -- just invest $6 in a tub and make holesin the lid and bottom and you're good to go.  Use food scraps (not rotting meat by lela
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lela Easy composting -- just invest $6 in a tub and make holesin the lid and bottom and you're good to go. Use food scraps (not rotting meat
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When the flu strikes, you're covered. Just print, make copies, and your sub is good-to-go! by carmen
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carmen When the flu strikes, you're covered. Just print, make copies, and your sub is good-to-go!
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DIY Lotion Fabric Softener. I want to be clear that I ABSOLUTELY AM NOT suggesting you BUY lotion to make this. HOWEVER, if you're like me and you have some lotion collecting dust, maybe you should give this a try. See, I liked the smell, I just didn't like it as lotion. I used a 1:1:2 ratio of lotion, white vinegar & WARM water. I just put it straight in a jar with a lid & gave it a good shake. It will seperate so shake before use. As for by Mummigurl
Mummigurl
Mummigurl DIY Lotion Fabric Softener. I want to be clear that I ABSOLUTELY AM NOT suggesting you BUY lotion to make this. HOWEVER, if you're like me and you have some lotion collecting dust, maybe you should give this a try. See, I liked the smell, I just didn't like it as lotion. I used a 1:1:2 ratio of lotion, white vinegar & WARM water. I just put it straight in a jar with a lid & gave it a good shake. It will seperate so shake before use. As for
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Poop trays make for easy cleanup. This is the way my husband built our hen coop. It is the greatest. I just pull them out and sweep the chicken poop into a big tub and it is ready to be added to composting. Absolutely love it! Clean-up is a breeze. by jeri
jeri
jeri Poop trays make for easy cleanup. This is the way my husband built our hen coop. It is the greatest. I just pull them out and sweep the chicken poop into a big tub and it is ready to be added to composting. Absolutely love it! Clean-up is a breeze.
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Calming Jar-tell your child that they need a break and may come back when everything has settled to the bottom. If you want to make your own calming jar (good for moms as well) they are really easy! All you need to do is: jar or bottle with a lid 1 tbsp of clear glue (or glitter glue) to each 1 cup of (hot) water to fill the jar add in glitter (about 1 inch of glitter) food coloring (optional) by Eccedentesiast
Eccedentesiast
Eccedentesiast Calming Jar-tell your child that they need a break and may come back when everything has settled to the bottom. If you want to make your own calming jar (good for moms as well) they are really easy! All you need to do is: jar or bottle with a lid 1 tbsp of clear glue (or glitter glue) to each 1 cup of (hot) water to fill the jar add in glitter (about 1 inch of glitter) food coloring (optional)
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Calming Jar-tell your child that they need a break and may come back when everything has settled to the bottom. If you want to make your own calming jar (good for moms as well) they are really easy! All you need to do is: jar or bottle with a lid 1 tbsp of clear glue (or glitter glue) to each 1 cup of (hot) water to fill the jar add in glitter (about 1 inch of glitter) food coloring (optional) by amber
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amber Calming Jar-tell your child that they need a break and may come back when everything has settled to the bottom. If you want to make your own calming jar (good for moms as well) they are really easy! All you need to do is: jar or bottle with a lid 1 tbsp of clear glue (or glitter glue) to each 1 cup of (hot) water to fill the jar add in glitter (about 1 inch of glitter) food coloring (optional)
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Use an old pallet to make a vertical herb garden! Cheap, easy and beautiful!  Just make sure to find out how the pallet was treated so you're not planting in harmful chemicals!!! by dee
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dee Use an old pallet to make a vertical herb garden! Cheap, easy and beautiful! Just make sure to find out how the pallet was treated so you're not planting in harmful chemicals!!!
Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice
Baked spaghetti pie to the dinner rescue! Creamy, four cheese baked spaghetti topped with a homemade spaghetti meat sauce. So easy to make and leftovers are just as good, if not better. by vhubie
vhubie
vhubie Baked spaghetti pie to the dinner rescue! Creamy, four cheese baked spaghetti topped with a homemade spaghetti meat sauce. So easy to make and leftovers are just as good, if not better.
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Artisan Bread - soo good and easy to make (I don't use my stone, just let it raise on a cookie sheet sprinkled with cornmeal.  Also cover by Comedor
Comedor
Comedor Artisan Bread - soo good and easy to make (I don't use my stone, just let it raise on a cookie sheet sprinkled with cornmeal. Also cover
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10 Predinner Snacks to Quiet After-Work Hunger: I don't know about you, but when I get home from work I'm often starving, especially if I've just worked out. The key to keeping myself from devouring any junk food we have in the kitchen is to have healthy, ready-to-go snack options in my fridge. If you're like me, keep reading for 10 sweet or savory snacks that are easy to make, can be prepared ahead, and are perfectly portioned to tide you over by leila
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leila 10 Predinner Snacks to Quiet After-Work Hunger: I don't know about you, but when I get home from work I'm often starving, especially if I've just worked out. The key to keeping myself from devouring any junk food we have in the kitchen is to have healthy, ready-to-go snack options in my fridge. If you're like me, keep reading for 10 sweet or savory snacks that are easy to make, can be prepared ahead, and are perfectly portioned to tide you over
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BBQ pulled pork  2-3 lb pork tenderloin and season it with salt and pepper  2 onions, chopped  12-oz bottle bbq sauce  1/4 c honey      Just put a lid on it for 6 to 8 hours on Low…    When it is done and the meat easy pulls away with a fork, take two forks and shred the meat, mixing well with the sauce and onions. by kathie
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kathie BBQ pulled pork 2-3 lb pork tenderloin and season it with salt and pepper 2 onions, chopped 12-oz bottle bbq sauce 1/4 c honey Just put a lid on it for 6 to 8 hours on Low… When it is done and the meat easy pulls away with a fork, take two forks and shred the meat, mixing well with the sauce and onions.
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Who says you can't make granny squares if you're a knitter! Well, in this case, we're technically making Loom Knit Granny Rounds, but either way it's pretty neat. Just use this free tutorial from Kristen Mangus of GoodKnit Kisses and learn how to use this easy loom knitting project to create a Granny Round. Once you're done, you can use these ro... by Amethyst!
Amethyst!
Amethyst! Who says you can't make granny squares if you're a knitter! Well, in this case, we're technically making Loom Knit Granny Rounds, but either way it's pretty neat. Just use this free tutorial from Kristen Mangus of GoodKnit Kisses and learn how to use this easy loom knitting project to create a Granny Round. Once you're done, you can use these ro...
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With only 6 ingredients and 20 minutes of cooking time, this veggie and protein-packed quinoa dish can is the perfect quick weeknight dinner or lunch on-the-go. Very good and easy to make. Keeper! by janine
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janine With only 6 ingredients and 20 minutes of cooking time, this veggie and protein-packed quinoa dish can is the perfect quick weeknight dinner or lunch on-the-go. Very good and easy to make. Keeper!
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Need a quick and easy party appetizer? Use a toothpick to dip big, red grapes halfway into melted white chocolate. Then dip the bottom in crushed nuts (peanuts, cashews, whatever you have). Done, that's it. They taste just like caramel apples. Make a ton because they disappear quickly! by maricela
maricela
maricela Need a quick and easy party appetizer? Use a toothpick to dip big, red grapes halfway into melted white chocolate. Then dip the bottom in crushed nuts (peanuts, cashews, whatever you have). Done, that's it. They taste just like caramel apples. Make a ton because they disappear quickly!
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Baked Apple Pie Tortilla Rolls - So easy to make! A favorite go-to dessert! You can use apple pie filling from scratch or canned! Enjoy hot or cold! Great served warm with vanilla ice cream or cold, wrapped in wax paper in your hand - so good! | SweetLittleBluebird.com by isabelle07
isabelle07
isabelle07 Baked Apple Pie Tortilla Rolls - So easy to make! A favorite go-to dessert! You can use apple pie filling from scratch or canned! Enjoy hot or cold! Great served warm with vanilla ice cream or cold, wrapped in wax paper in your hand - so good! | SweetLittleBluebird.com
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How to Build a Worm Tower - This visually illustrates the concept of building a worm farm in your raised garden bed, where you want your compost worms to go to work for you, feeding your vegetables with nutrients. This system allows you to recycle food scraps back into your soil. PVC is NOT safe to use as it leaches chemicals which can end up in your food - I recommend clay pipes or food grade plastic buckets with recycle numbers 1, 2, 4 or 5 (not 3, 6 or 7). | The Micro Gardener by larakie
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larakie How to Build a Worm Tower - This visually illustrates the concept of building a worm farm in your raised garden bed, where you want your compost worms to go to work for you, feeding your vegetables with nutrients. This system allows you to recycle food scraps back into your soil. PVC is NOT safe to use as it leaches chemicals which can end up in your food - I recommend clay pipes or food grade plastic buckets with recycle numbers 1, 2, 4 or 5 (not 3, 6 or 7). | The Micro Gardener
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RABBITS FOR SELF- SUFFICIENCY  Rabbits are quiet, grow fast, have large litters and can be fed on produce from the garden, or by foraging safe weeds and other safe food sources, or just good quality hay (They will grow faster on pellets or a balanced natural diet)    Rabbits a great high protein, low-fat, white meat, that is great tasting, easy to slaughter and no freezing needed. Just keep them in the cages until ready to put on the plate. by rae
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rae RABBITS FOR SELF- SUFFICIENCY Rabbits are quiet, grow fast, have large litters and can be fed on produce from the garden, or by foraging safe weeds and other safe food sources, or just good quality hay (They will grow faster on pellets or a balanced natural diet) Rabbits a great high protein, low-fat, white meat, that is great tasting, easy to slaughter and no freezing needed. Just keep them in the cages until ready to put on the plate.
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Mod Podge. Love the stuff, but after a while it can get quite expensive. So for years now I’ve used Elmer's School Glue. I buy it by the gallon and make up the Mod Podge recipe as I need it in a mason jar. Just add half water, half Elmer's glue, replace the lid, shake it up and you’re ready to go. If you need it thicker, use less water! My preferred rate of dilution is 3/4 Glue, 1/4 water. by virgie
virgie
virgie Mod Podge. Love the stuff, but after a while it can get quite expensive. So for years now I’ve used Elmer's School Glue. I buy it by the gallon and make up the Mod Podge recipe as I need it in a mason jar. Just add half water, half Elmer's glue, replace the lid, shake it up and you’re ready to go. If you need it thicker, use less water! My preferred rate of dilution is 3/4 Glue, 1/4 water.
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double doors for easy clean out & nesting boxes on either side.  This would be good for 2 different breeds or separating Roos from Hens with a divider in between.  Almost like having 2 hen houses.  I would also make the birds entrance underneath with fencing around the bottom for outside day use when raining or in winter. by jeri
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jeri double doors for easy clean out & nesting boxes on either side. This would be good for 2 different breeds or separating Roos from Hens with a divider in between. Almost like having 2 hen houses. I would also make the birds entrance underneath with fencing around the bottom for outside day use when raining or in winter.
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Crocodile stitch shrug cute for a little girl. Inspiration, but so easy lookin! just start doing rows that'd be long enough, make it about 7 rows, one row skipping 4 scales where arms go, then 3 more but adding 6 instead of 4 where the sleeves go. then button. ta da! might not be perfect yet but you get the picture. by crochetlove
crochetlove
crochetlove Crocodile stitch shrug cute for a little girl. Inspiration, but so easy lookin! just start doing rows that'd be long enough, make it about 7 rows, one row skipping 4 scales where arms go, then 3 more but adding 6 instead of 4 where the sleeves go. then button. ta da! might not be perfect yet but you get the picture.
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Sarah's Never-Ending Projects: Living Room Afghan Pattern. It's pretty easy if you know how to crochet. If you don't, and you want to learn how, there's TONS of good videos on You Tube, so go buy some yarn and a hook, and get goin'! Then come back, and use this pattern to make an afghan! by josepha
josepha
josepha Sarah's Never-Ending Projects: Living Room Afghan Pattern. It's pretty easy if you know how to crochet. If you don't, and you want to learn how, there's TONS of good videos on You Tube, so go buy some yarn and a hook, and get goin'! Then come back, and use this pattern to make an afghan!
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I make these every year for Christmas breakfast and they are fabulous!   "Crack Sticks aka Cinnamon Cream Cheese Roll-Ups: Oh My Goodness! These are so easy and OH MY YUMMY GOOD...just white bread, crusts removed & flattened, spread w sweetened cream cheese, rolled jelly roll style, then dipped in cinnamon sugar & baked until crispy crunchy & cream cheese is hot & oozing. Delicious finger food for a brunch or shower." by Allison Fasnacht
Allison Fasnacht
Allison Fasnacht I make these every year for Christmas breakfast and they are fabulous! "Crack Sticks aka Cinnamon Cream Cheese Roll-Ups: Oh My Goodness! These are so easy and OH MY YUMMY GOOD...just white bread, crusts removed & flattened, spread w sweetened cream cheese, rolled jelly roll style, then dipped in cinnamon sugar & baked until crispy crunchy & cream cheese is hot & oozing. Delicious finger food for a brunch or shower."
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