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  1. Home Environment
    I'm going to take the plunge and paint a side table, hopefully Thursday. Please wish me luck. If this turns out, then a chest of drawers is next.
  2. General Chat
    I have always wondered what other families talk about around the dinner table. What does your family talk about around the dinner table?
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    Useful http://www.freshpreserving.com/filebin/pdf/preserving_guide/SeedtoTable.pdf
  4. Money challenges
    Union meeting today - on the table is a 6% paycut for teachers - as all the prices around us are going up. Belt tightening time - again. Will find out details laterr as I couldn't go to the meeting.
  5. Home Environment
    I want to pick your brains. I have a cherry wood table (I inherited it from my grandmother) we are currently eating dinner on it every night. Now we know not to set hot cooking dishes on it without a hotpad under it. The problem we have been running into is the table is sit getting the melted...
  6. Kitchen Basics
    The Banana Fritters sound wonderful! The Table of Our Ancestors, Old Time Southern Recipes A TNGenWeb Family History Project.
  7. Thanksgiving
    I just started a new medication that is kicking my butt so my DD is taking over most of the Thanksgiving duties when she comes home. We also have to eat much earlier than we usually do because DS has to go to work at 3pm. Normally everyone gets to choose a favorite dish and I add it to the...
  8. Question and Answer
    My kitchen is very small. It is well planned out though so that I have enough storage. It is counter space that I am lacking. I do alot of things on a card table. The card table has sort of a fake leather like top. I would really like to convert this top or cover it with something that I...
  9. Homesteading and gardening
    I caught a segment on MSL a few days ago where they made this table for growing vegetables. I had to search out the plans because I really want dh to make me one. (We have a lot of critter problems in our garden, and I thought this would help.) Anyway, I thought I'd share the link because it...
  10. General Chat
    I had been complaining (I won't deny it...) about not having a kitchen table... or anyplace to eat other than the coffee table. I vowed to have a proper eating area if it killed him. Luckily he saw things my way... We all packed in to the car and headed to Ikea yesterday for the sale on the...
  11. Sewing
    I'd like to make some themed table runners for myself, since the ones I've seen in the store run around 20.00. I searched the net for some free patterns and found a couple, but they only have measurements, no actual pattern for me to go by. Do any of you have a pattern that you'd like to share...
  12. Home and family challenges
    It's that time of year again. My dining room table is absolutely covered with school papers..there's no space to spare. My goal is to dig out & then keep it clean for...oh, we'll start small...a week. Anyone want to join me?
  13. News you can use
    Starbucks brings new fruit smoothie to the table Smoothies are not new to consumers. What's new is fast food's sudden interest in them. A big chunk of the industry is just now ...
  14. Secondhand Shopping
    I found a free side table yesterday propped up against the recycle bin at my apartment complex. I had my family over for a barbecue and my mom found a nice metal shoe rack and a wooden bar stool in great condition. Right next to these things was the side table. It's just the right size to keep...
  15. Secondhand Shopping
    We moved dd down to the basement and are setting up her old room as the exercise room. Already have the treadmill and a spare tv, just needed a table to put the tv on. So we headed over to the thrift store and found one...tax included we spent $9.13! It has that wood "look" to it and will be...
  16. Kitchen Basics
    and when they go bad ~ I was using Stumble and stumbled on this ~ Table of Condiments :)
  17. Home and family challenges
    I need ideas for a frugal (ie. free) end table to hold a lamp and, possibly, some books. Any ideas? It needs to be small and low. It's going in front of a window by a chair in a corner. Jean
  18. General Chat
    Nothing :) Well actually, the kitchen eating area table just has a table cloth on it. I only keep it covered because the sun comes in the bay windows and I don't want the wood to fade. The formal dining room has just a huge glass container that has faux star fruit in it. We only eat at the...
  19. Freebies
    Just thought I'd let you know that I have posted pictures of my Craigslist Score! - $85.00 - vintage - 1950's Danish Modern (?) table and chairs. Please take a look!
  20. Question and Answer
    Each breakfast consists of a cereal/bread, juice/fruit, milk and some type of protein. Lunch consists of sandwich, vegetable such as carrots, milk, chips and some kind of sweet. For each dinner meal we always have a meat dish, a starch, 2 vegetables and a salad. The kids get vegetables or...
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