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Forum: Stay At Home Parents 01-22-2003, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,624
Posted By merrymom
Any Long Time Ebayers out there? I'd like some hints.

Hi Anyone,
I've been having a blast selling on Ebay. I've been thinking of getting into buying wholesale. I've checked a few of the wholesale listing services. Some seem a little ... well... shifty....
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 10-30-2002, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,913
Posted By merrymom
Ebay tutorial

Hi all,
The best place to learn about Ebay for free is their self paced tutorial system.

I also bought a book on online auctions at my...
Forum: International 10-28-2002, 01:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,037
Posted By merrymom
Auction Websites and Your own website

Sell on ebay or Yahoo auctions to start getting people interested in your crafts. You may have to take a bit of a loss at first, but you can get some customers that once they win your auction you can...
Forum: Halloween 10-28-2002, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,849
Posted By merrymom
What a Cool idea!

What a great concept. My dh ends up being a garbage disposal for much of the candy, but using the stuff in recipes - wonderful. I do a lot of baking for Thankgiving and Christmas. I'm especially...
Forum: Tips - Walls, Floors, & Windows 10-28-2002, 12:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,365
Posted By merrymom
Goof-off worked!

I went out and bought the goof off and it worked - Whoopie!!!Houston-Mom & Soccormom7, you've given my darlings a clean canvas to draw on!;) Thanks for all the helpful suggestions from everyone, I'm...
Forum: Tips - Walls, Floors, & Windows 10-10-2002, 09:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,365
Posted By merrymom
Preliminary Results

Thank you for all the great suggestions. Keep in mind, some of this stuff has been there for a while - now that I'm home FT I have time to deal with the stuff.

Here is what I've tried so far:...
Forum: Travel & Vacations 10-10-2002, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,400
Posted By merrymom
Mouse Savers

I'm hoping to go in 2003. A friend told me about It has some great info as well as discount info and newsletters.

Say hi to Mickey for me ;)
Forum: Tips - Walls, Floors, & Windows 10-03-2002, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,365
Posted By merrymom
shocking Help - Murals on the walls, floors and doors.

Hi all
My 3 children love to draw. The 2 little guys find it entertaining to draw murals on the walls, floors (hardwood) and now the wood doors.

I've decided not to paint the walls until there in...
Forum: Crafty Corner 10-03-2002, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,242
Posted By merrymom
Lightbulb Celebrating any Holiday!

One thing I've done with the kids is to celebrate different Holidays. Like for Chinese New Years, we had chinese food (of course), made paper bag dragons with crayons, construction paper and party...
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 10-03-2002, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,913
Posted By merrymom
Lightbulb Hi Stargazer, I started selling my kids old...

Hi Stargazer,

I started selling my kids old clothes and videos we didn't watch on Ebay. I made about $60 one week. I've started off small so that I can gradually build up a business. I've also...
Forum: General Advice 09-30-2002, 01:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,356
Posted By merrymom
Lightbulb Start your own business but Read, read, read and take a class

I've been doing the ebay thing and it can be a bit rough in the beginning so start off slow if you do it. Ebay also has really neat tutorials to help you through it all.

Work at home that isn't a...
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 09-30-2002, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,913
Posted By merrymom
chuckle New SAHP and loving it!

Hi all
Once a former working mom - stressed to the max in Information Technology management, I have now joined your ranks. I made it through 6 layoffs and 7th was my lucky number. I'm now at home...
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 09-30-2002, 01:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,009
Posted By merrymom

I've been selling on ebay - with mixed results. I can't wait to try this out!:daisy:
Forum: Costume Ideas 09-30-2002, 01:07 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 18,699
Posted By merrymom
Discounts abound

.Com's like Amazon and Joann are having big sales. But I think a home made idea is the best. Family Corner has some great ideas for costumes that you can "put together" with stuff you already have.
Forum: How To... 09-30-2002, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,267
Posted By merrymom
blushing Uh Oh - Too much salt in stew or soup!

Hi all,

OK - I must admit, I do space out and add too much salt to a soup or stew. This happens usually when the kids are "helping" me cook - and I'll deal with the salt to spend the fun time...
Forum: States 09-25-2002, 12:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 10,239
Posted By merrymom
Discounts on Broadway

The best advice I can give is the TKTS booth in the heart of Times Square. You can get up to 50% off a broadway show for that day. It opens at 10am for matinee shows and 3:30 for evening shows. I've...
Forum: Working Parents 07-15-2002, 12:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,471
Posted By merrymom
Great idea!

I just started ebaying at the recommendation of another familycorner pal. It's a bit :confused: confusing starting out so I love the idea of a establishing a group. Is this something you would do on...
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 05-20-2002, 07:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,913
Posted By merrymom
I appreciate your candor. The financial drain is...

I appreciate your candor. The financial drain is a big concern and so is the strain that can put on a family. I don't want to swap one stress for another.

I do have a close friend who is a SAHM...
Forum: Stay At Home Parents 05-20-2002, 12:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,913
Posted By merrymom
blushing There's no place like home - so why am I still working?

I'd love to hear some advise from some SAHMs who made the leap of faith!

I'm a working (full-time) mom with 3 lovely but challenging children g 7, g 4 and b 20 mos. I have been toying around with...
Forum: Fourth of July 05-15-2002, 06:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,894
Posted By merrymom
I love the baked ziti recipe - I have a similar...

I love the baked ziti recipe - I have a similar one. I just add a cup or two of red wine. Don't use cooking wine - use anything you like to drink.

Some other ideas:
1. ****tail franks with baked...
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