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  1. Frugal Living
    DH and I have been needing more light in the living room. Our desk lap lost two of its three settings and only luminates on the middle setting, which is not enough for the living room. Therefore, I decided to get us some new lamps. I didn't want to spend a ton for them, though, so I figured I'd...
  2. General Chat
    So, I'm here on FV, avoiding some reading I really NEED to do this morning for a D&D game this afternoon (what can I say, I'm a nerd), and I hear Caylor screaming. I am up like a shot to find out what's wrong and up the stairs comes our cat, Caesar running up the stairs, hot on the tail of a...
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    June 9, 2009 They went from nowhere near ready to huge after two days of rain!
  4. Health and beauty
    I told my doc as he was writing out my perscription for a pain killer that I didn't want vicodin or similar because I have three kids I need to be alert for. He perscribed Ultram instead. Have you ever had it? Did it make you dopey? I have researched it and found info both ways.
  5. Leisure & Media Arts
    I'm dying to know and won't be able to watch until Sunday. So, please pass some info. my way!
  6. News you can use
    Build a killer credit score in 2008 The formula for deciding who is most creditworthy is changing -- just as borrowed money gets harder to come by. Here are seven moves to maximize your score.
  7. Pests
    We get ant infestations all the time. The exterminator said we will never fully get rid of them, because they affect this whole area right by the beach.I use a mixture of sugarwater and borax. Does anyone know any methods that are less dangerous?(I have small kids)
  8. Leisure & Media Arts
    nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds" Mean squirrel attacks Pa. letter carrier <!-- END HEADLINE --> <!-- BEGIN STORY BODY -->Wed Nov 1, 5:12 PM ET Letter carriers occasionally have to deal with angry dogs or maybe even a...
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  10. Health and beauty
    Oil of oregano is a potent germ killer. Jean Valnet, in his book The Practice of Aromatherapy, describes how oil of oregano is so strong that it is capable of sterilizing sewage. Research published in the International Journal of Food Microbiology found that oil of oregano is an excellent...
  11. Pets
    I have posted about this in Homesteading - one of my dogs (heelr -akita mix) is blood thirsty she has tried to kill the kittens and weezils and tears the heads off of ( and eats them) the ducks and chickens. I have tried every reasonable means to train her not to. I have been trying without...
  12. Make It Yourself
    1 cup peroxide 1 cup white vinegar 2 Tablespoons baking soda Mix ingredients and store in spray bottle. Be careful when pouring into bottle, as it will foam up.
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