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  1. Homesteading and gardening
    20 March 2012 Sand for later use. 20 March 2012 Sand for later use. A half yard capacity box placed in the back of the van is used to transport garden material. A quarter yard of sand was picked up for later use and stored in 20 litre pails, which are purchased from a local factory for two...
  2. Homesteading and gardening
    Conditioning a garden bed 8 by 20 feet with sand http://www.durgan.org/URL/?XYGAD 7 September 2009 Conditioning a garden bed 8 by 20 feet with sand. The underlying bed is composed of clay and much compost. A layer of sand was added to make the soil more friable. This small area could supply a...
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    Adding Sand to the Garden Bed. http://www.durgan.org/URL/?AENBM 5 September 2009 Adding Sand to the garden bed. The garden bed is a clay base, mixed with plenty of compost over the last five years. By inspection I felt the structure was too tight and compacted too much, so decided to a add a...
  4. Cookies and bars
    Pine Nut Cardamom Sand Cookies Recipe DescriptionReally a wonderful cookie - makes a tasty and elegant change from the gooey chocolate on your cookie trays! Preparation Steps:Toast pine nuts, then chop fine (I use a food processor). Be sure to reserve some of the toasted nuts...
  5. General Chat
    YOURSELF? (avatar) First of all, it's amazing! :thud: Second of all--it's disturbing.:skept: j/k--LOL!
  6. Candlemaking
    Hello I want to start making some sand candles does anyone know how to do this? Thanks in advance Liz :paw:
  7. Simple Living
    A story tells that two friends were walking through the desert. During some point of the journey, they had an argument, and one friend slapped the other one in the face. The one who got slapped was hurt, but without saying anything, he wrote in the sand: Today my best friend slapped me in the...
  8. Pets
    I was wondering if Sand would be cheaper to use in the catpans than kitty litter. Has anyone tried this, doing this, think it would work?
  9. Education
    You will need: 1. Imprint materials, such as shells, hands, feet. 2. Wet sand. 3. Plaster of Paris, or candle wax & wicks. 4. Make an imprint in wet sand with shells, hands feet, juice cans, and the like. 5. Pour Plaster of Paris or melted candle wax into the imprint. (Insert wick if...
  10. Christmas
    http://www.michaels.com/art/online/projectsheet?pid=23214&categoryid
  11. Camping, RV's, Trailers, Outdoor Living
    LOL!! he does it every time!:eek: :toothy:
  12. General Chat
    http://kopycat.home.comcast.net/sand.html
  13. Family
    ****THIS IS GOOD IF YOU DON'T HAVE ROOM IN YOUR YARD FOR A SAND PILE. (WE HAVE A SAND PILE UNDER THE KIDS' SWINGSET) I USED TO WORK AT A DAYCARE AND THIS WAS ONE OF THE KIDS' FAVORITE ACTIVITIES. YOU CAN ALWAYS CHANGE IT OUT TO DIFFERENT THINGS. YOU CAN EVEN ADD SOAP TO THE WATER AND LET THEM...
  14. Gifts In A Jar
    Layer in given order 3/4 tsp. salt 1/2 c. plus 1/8 c. flour 1/3 c. cocoa 1/2 c. flour 2/3 c. packed brown sugar 2/3 c. sugar 1/2 c. chocolate chips 1/2 c. vanilla chips 1/2 c. nuts(optional) 1/2 tsp. baking powder Attach instructions to jar: Sand Art Brownies Empty brownie mix into large...
  15. General Chat
    A very dear friend sent me this this morning, Thought I would share. Two friends were walking through the desert. During some point of the journey they had an argument, and one friend slapped the other one in the face.The one who got slapped was hurt, but without saying anything, wrote in...
  16. Hobbies
    If you like sand art, and don't like to clean up the mess, try the following link and play to your hearts content: http://lovethosekids.com/playgrnd/sandart.htm Have fun ladies!
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