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Forum: Health & Fitness 03-16-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,351
Views: 65,852
Posted By midnightmama214
First of all thank you fr the lovely birthday...

First of all thank you fr the lovely birthday greeting.. Next I must tell you I have been smoke free for 8 days when I get a little more at ease with the smoke free business I will post more :)
Forum: What Did You Do Frugal Today 02-11-2009, 12:14 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 28,807
Posted By midnightmama214
I live in Winnipeg and the weather has been...

I live in Winnipeg and the weather has been really good. We even got rain, a rarity for this time of year for here.I took the opportunity to open the doors and really air out the house. Today to be...
Forum: What Did You Do Frugal Today 02-11-2009, 09:27 AM
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Views: 28,807
Posted By midnightmama214
Today I cooked my potatoes in a large pot and put...

Today I cooked my potatoes in a large pot and put the brocoli in a colinder above the potatoes to steam cook. Saved electric and time.:)
Forum: Frugal Fun 02-07-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,962
Posted By midnightmama214
We download free movies and have a movie night...

We download free movies and have a movie night with home made popcorn. Makes a nice relaxed visit with the kids and their closest friends. (Both are away from home and not jet married) :)
Forum: Frugal Fun 01-28-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,962
Posted By midnightmama214
When my husband and I go out we turn the...

When my husband and I go out we turn the thermostat way down and when we go to bed we turn it down as well this saves a lot on gas. :)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-28-2009, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
I have a house cleaning aprion with 3 large...

I have a house cleaning aprion with 3 large pockets across the front.(fold bottom up sew outside edges together and divide into 3 by sewing from the bottom up twice more.)I go room by room cleaning...
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-20-2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
When storing luggage, put it away with some...

When storing luggage, put it away with some potpori in it. the potpoti will absorb any moisture and prevent that moldy smell.:)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-20-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
When sewing by hand if you draw the thread...

When sewing by hand if you draw the thread through wax(candle wax or parifin)it won't tangle and won't break as easily. :)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-15-2009, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
Quick cure for a hang over. Take an...

Quick cure for a hang over. Take an antihistamine, the hang over is caused by allergic reaction to the molds in booze so the antihistamine fixes it. :)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-13-2009, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
Use old CDs as reflector lights to mark dark...

Use old CDs as reflector lights to mark dark driveways at night, makes it easier to find the road and to give directions if you live in the country:)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 01-13-2009, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
For Valintines I cut out small pictures of...

For Valintines I cut out small pictures of hearts, birds and flowers and paste them on blown eggs, then color the rest of the eggs with old nail polish,(reds and whites)or mixes of both with a little...
Forum: Frugal Fun 01-12-2009, 11:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,962
Posted By midnightmama214
We play canasta with our friends in the evenng...

We play canasta with our friends in the evenng and serve a light lunch after. The lunch is a time to try out new dishes for appertisers, It is fun to make these different things. The cost is low and...
Forum: Tightwad Tips 01-04-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,015
Posted By midnightmama214
I rince the last out of my salad dressing bottles...

I rince the last out of my salad dressing bottles with a little oil and save it till I make Seasoned Potatoes.
1.Peel and dice potatoes.
2.Pat dry,coat with cornstarch and your choise of...
Forum: Tightwad Tips 01-04-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,015
Posted By midnightmama214
I rince the last out of my ketchup bottles and...

I rince the last out of my ketchup bottles and BBQ bottles with a little hot water and use it in my spagetti sauces gives them a little lift.:)
Forum: Tightwad Tips 01-04-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,015
Posted By midnightmama214
If you cut the tops and bottoms off litre drink...

If you cut the tops and bottoms off litre drink bottles and sink them into the ground around your tomatoe and cucumber plants at the start you will prevent the cut worms from eating them, later you...
Forum: Tightwad Tips 01-02-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,015
Posted By midnightmama214
After Xmas I buy the scented pine cones at 1/3...

After Xmas I buy the scented pine cones at 1/3 the price , I double bag them in plastic grocery bags to save the scent(cinnimon). Then I use them as poupori all year long.Costs me about $6.00 for a...
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 12-04-2008, 02:03 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
Put cinnamon bark ,whole cloves and a few all...

Put cinnamon bark ,whole cloves and a few all spice balls, in a spice ball and boil in water fills house with nice fragrance. Place the water in an oil burner after a bit at a time with the spices...
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 12-01-2008, 06:41 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
Left over ham bits are great in hurry up cabbage...

Left over ham bits are great in hurry up cabbage rolls,or for soups too :)
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 11-28-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
I chop up leftover turkey into small chunks and...

I chop up leftover turkey into small chunks and put it in a small rectangular container, then heat the leftover gravy (sometimes add chicken broth if not enough)and add gelatin, and pour it over the...
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 11-28-2008, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
After I have carved the turkey and removed the...

After I have carved the turkey and removed the meat I put all the bones into a big pot and boil it till all the bones are clean , then I remove all the bones from the pot being careful to get all...
Forum: Christmas 11-25-2008, 11:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,919
Posted By midnightmama214
Our Xmas meal is also devided amoung 3 house...

Our Xmas meal is also devided amoung 3 house holds ,My Aunt is bringing perogies and sourkrut buns,I'm bringing coleslaw. meatballs and bean salad, while my niece will cook the turkey, potatoes, veg...
Forum: Christmas 11-25-2008, 11:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,919
Posted By midnightmama214
One thing we do at Xmas is to do a goodie...

One thing we do at Xmas is to do a goodie exchange.There is 6 of us and we each bake 6 dozen of something ie short bread . butter tarts ,brownies .date squares. etc this gives us a variety of 6...
Forum: Tightwad Tips 11-25-2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,872
Posted By midnightmama214
I bought a bottle of cinnamon oil and soaked...

I bought a bottle of cinnamon oil and soaked instant rice with it . I made mini boxes out of old cigaret packages ,empty kleenex boxes etc.I put the rice in the boxes and wraped them with material...
Forum: Tightwad Tips 11-25-2008, 11:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,015
Posted By midnightmama214
I never throw anything away, so when I went...

I never throw anything away, so when I went through my make up I found old perfumes which have gotten too strong to wear. I put them in a spray bottle with quite a bit of warm water and use them as...
Forum: Tips - Odds & Ends 11-21-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1,981
Views: 98,904
Posted By midnightmama214
I use an old tooth brush and tooth paste to...

I use an old tooth brush and tooth paste to clean jewelery , really good for rings.
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