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  1. Money challenges
    The challenge is to find a new way to save money or make money to add to your debt payments. A month ago I decided to apply for a line of credit because those are usually lower then credit cards interest rates. I was approved at 8% compared to my Visa's 11%. So I transfered the ballance from...
  2. Preparedness and Survival
    The empath is me has been saving containers, trying to bulk up the stockpile, getting smaller denominations of money in to the house ... the feeling of "having to prepare" haunts me every day... no, I am not paranoid :lol: I read this article today about SuperStorms in Cali... Yes, I know it...
  3. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    Do you have a way of making canning easier, faster or cheaper? What tips would you share with others if you were teaching a class on canning?
  4. Frugal Living
    I have a bag full of stale tortilla chips and don't know how to use them...I thought about grinding them to make bread crumbs but I'm well stocked in that you have any other suggestions? I would really appreciate it! Thanks
  5. Homesteading and gardening 15 September 2008 Shredding plant material for faster composting. Summary: Composting experience.
  6. Health and beauty I thought this list was a nice little list.
  7. News you can use
    Pay more to sell a home faster As houses become harder to sell, some agents are charging more than the standard 6% to deliver better results. Should you consider a higher commission?
  8. News you can use
    Tax refund? Tax rebate? How to get both of them faster This tax season, many of us can look forward not only to a tax refund, but also to a one-time tax rebate, ranging from $300 to $1,200, plus $300 for every child. To get that rebate, you must file a...
  9. News you can use
    Your cost of living may be rising faster than the Consumer Price Index Inflation as measured by the Consumer Price Index rose 4.1 percent from December 2006 through December 2007 (the latest figures available). But a closer look at the individual spending categories that comprise that...
  10. Just Tips
    I really need these, because I have a horrible cold!
  11. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    As I said in my other post, I have been in a making car insurance money frenzy this's a story for ya... I have never sold coupons on ebay before and really wasn't sure about doing it but I had these two coupons, one for a free bag of dog food and another for Sunglass Hut...
  12. Just Tips
    Just a simple thing. I do it without thinking, but wonder how many other people think to do this. Let your spray cleaner sit for a minute or two to work into the soil before wiping or scrubbing off. Less effort, because by letting the cleaner penetrate the soap scum, grease or other dirt, you...
  13. Kitchen Basics
    I put my ice cream scooper, a spring loaded model to good use. I have been using it for over a year now to speed morning muffin madness. I spray the muffin tins with PAM and then USING MY ICE CREAM SCOOP I portion out a drip free glob of muffin batter, perfectly sized for a standard muffin...
  14. Home Environment
    I've used this method over the years, and till recently worried I was removing some silver. I was watching a TV show with a chemist a year or two back and he said NO, you don't remove ANY silver, this simply reverses the oxidization by releasing the sulpher molecules from their bonds with the...
  15. Home Environment
    When I go to wash my hands, I hold the soap, rinse the spiky little soap drying rack thingy, put it down, soap up. AND THEN I take my wet soapy hands and sort of swish around the sink bowl, rim, sometimes the counters if they have mud spots from dh or ds, and the taps. RINSE hands, and with...
  16. Leisure & Media Arts
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of breast cancer patients are opting for a week of radiation instead of the usual six weeks, thanks to new methods that target cancer-killing beams at the tumor site instead of the whole breast. Although early research is promising, nobody has proved the faster...
  17. Quilting
    So many people often comment to me that I do so much quilting but I've learnt a few tricks I want to share with all of you. - make sure first of all your sewing area is ready to quilt. Do you have all the thread your going to need. sharp blades for your cutting tool, rulers you will need...
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