Monthly Archives: September 2012

Great Lipstick Mirrors

Do you ever carry a small purse?  About a year ago we were going to be making a trip and I purchased a small purse for sightseeing while we were traveling.  I’ve never gone back to carrying a large purse.  Consequently,

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Homemade Gingersnaps

My husband loves Ginger Snaps so I made him some today.  Here’s a great recipe if you want a wonderful fall treat. 1 1/2 cups shortening 2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1/2 cup molasses 4 cups flour 4 teaspoons soda 1/2 teaspoon salt

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Separating Eggs Made Easy

1.  Crack an egg onto a plate. 2.  Take an empty water bottle and squeeze it. 3.  Hold it over the egg yolk and suck the yolk into the bottle. 4. Drop the yolk into a separate container. AMAZING AND EASY!!!

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Blue Tape In the Kitchen???

I love using blue tape for lots of different things in the kitchen.  Here are just a few ideas: Seal opened packages. Use blue tape for attaching a garbage bag to the counter for shucking corn on the cob, peeling potatoes

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