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  1. Homesteading and gardening
    Okay...........it is one thing for the bugs to chew up my FOOD ITEMS......but when you start messing with my peonies the chemicals will come out in a flash!!! The root weevil has decimated my bush peonies in the front yard this year...........and it takes Orthene to "maybe" get rid of them...
  2. Freebies
    Walmart.com - John Frieda Hair Products Click root awakening at the top
  3. Frugal Living
    Hey girls and guys, Have a serious problem and don't know what to do. As summer approaches I am bewildered by what to do with all the canning that I did over the winter. The lean-to attached to the house will now heat up facing west as summer approaches. My question is: I have an old...
  4. General Chat
    :tache: Whew! I'm glad that is OVER WITH! I'm still very numb right now. I told my dentist to supersize the novocaine, please :D Hoping to have little residual pain. I took the whole day off of work and glad I did. It was painless but nerve-wracking. I talked to the front desk girl, she said...
  5. General Chat
    Once we get a piece of land I want one...I would love to hear your stories ...Please tell me your pros and cons to having one..Did you dig a hole and put an old freezer in the ground?? Or is it an old fashion root cellar? Please tell..LOL...
  6. Freebies
    http://www.awrestaurants.com/newsletter/archives/may_05.htm
  7. Baking Breads
    Something different for gift baskets. Root Beer Bread 2-packages dry yeast 1/2-cup warm water 1-tsp sugar 1-quart root beer 2-tbsp shortening 1/3-cup sugar 1-tbsp salt 1/4-cup molasses 2-cups rye flour 12-cups white flour Dissolve yeast in warm water. Add 1 tbsp sugar and let...
  8. Kitchen Basics
    Root Beer Chicken 3 to 4 servings 1 chicken (about 3 pounds), cut into 8 pieces 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 cup root beer 1 cup ketchup 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 3 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 3 tablespoons light brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon garlic...
  9. Kitchen Basics
    Try something different? It's easy too! 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 1 cup root beer 2 sticks of margarine 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows (optional) Mix flour and sugar. In a saucepan, combine 1 cup root beer and...
  10. Christmas
    this is what we want to do this year, but have no experience with it. have you ever done this? is it easy or hard to take care of?? TIA.:D
  11. Kitchen Basics
    ROOT BEER FLOAT CAKE Cake: 1 package white cake mix 1 (12 ounce) can root beer 1/4 cup vegetable oil 3 eggs Glaze: 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar 3 tablespoons root beer Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour a 10-inch Bundt pan. In a medium bowl, combine cake mix, can of root beer...
  12. Lifestyle Articles
    Long before the first light bulb, "miraculously" illuminated our lives-almost everyone owned a root cellar. The root cellar kept apples, carrots, turnips, potatoes and squash, through the winter, sustaining the family through those cold and bleak months. Salt pork and smoked meats, milk, cream...
  13. Homesteading and gardening
    I picked up some bare root perennials. I just couldn't resist. I have two weeks before I can plant them outdoors. LOL (talk about impatient me) I have opened the bags and watered them a bit, but I am wondering if I should pot them up, let them be, or fridge them, or just move them to a dark cool...
  14. Homesteading and gardening
    Does anyone have a root cellar or plan on building one? We don't have the area to build one in but we have a cistern in our basement that is no longer used. Dh plans on making it into cold storage area, basically on the same line as a root cellar. Many homesteaders have one. Do you? Do...
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