Monthly Archive: August 2013

Aug 31

3-Ingredient Cheater’s Chocolate Croissants Recipe

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Mmmm, I love croissants and these chocolate croissants from The Comfort Of Cooking look super delicious. Plus since the recipe calls for puff pastry you can use store bought and have these ready to eat pretty quick. Nice for a weekend brunch or even a cool winter snack with hot chocolate. Yummy

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Aug 31

5 Lightning Safety Tips in Case You’re Caught in a Storm

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The Survival Doctor shares advice on how to avoid being struck by lightning. He also says it can happen even under blue skies and I did not know that. All my life I thought I was safe if there were no storm clouds around.

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Aug 31

Do-It-Yourself Pole-Barn Building

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Do-It-Yourself Pole-Barn Building The article tells us that pole barns are the fastest, cheapest and easiest buildings to build with only four steps to the process and the first stepm is even optional. Great how to from Mother Earth News on how to build a pole barn.  Good info.

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Aug 31

How to Remove Scratches from Leather

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Nice tip from Budget Savvy Diva on removing scratches from leather. Nice to know for your leather jacket or even you horse saddle.

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Aug 31

Natural Fruit & Herb Honey Syrups Recipes

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The Yummy Life website shares a step by step process with tons of pictures of how to make fruit and herb honey syrup recipes in all different combinations. Just think of all the different combinations you could experiment with and have your family judge which ones are the most delicious.

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Aug 30

Springfield 3.3 XD-S™ .45ACP SAFETY RECALL

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From The Springfield site. “Springfield Armory® is initiating this voluntary safety recall to upgrade 3.3 XD-S™ 9mm and 3.3 XD-S™ .45ACP pistols with new components, which eliminate the possibility of a potentially dangerous condition. We want to emphasize that no injuries have been reported to date.”

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Aug 30

8 ways to use tension rods:: Genius

photo credit  Ohdeedoh

Bargin Hoot has an awesome round up of neat ways to make life easier by using inexpensive tension rods. I love this one for turning a drawer into a shoe organizer by Ohdeedoh.

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