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How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake.I gots skillz, y'all!OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo).You can too! Don't be afraid!Because I don't want y'all to be like us - meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job - this tutorial should … [Read More...]

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Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried)

Home remedies for a UTI - fact or fiction? I recently had a UTI and didn't want to take unnecessary antibiotics.Wondering if there was any truth to home remedies, I did some Internet research.What follows is my own experience with 10 different home remedy treatments to see if I could cure my UTI without antibiotics. * Disclaimer: all information in this post is … [Read More...]

foodgawker: Is It Still Worth The Effort?

What the heck is foodgawker and is it still worth the effort? Most every online foodie, almost every food blogger with a site, knows the highs and lows of submitting their work to foodgawker.From their site: foodgawker is an online platform that enables its users to search and share recipes, techniques, and ingredients with others. Think food recipes with … [Read More...]

Do Grandparents Get Jealous of the Other Grandparents?

Do Grandparents Get Jealous of the Other Grandparents? Yes, yes they do.Who else just got uncomfortable?If you are a parent, if you are a grandparent, you know that there can be some jealousy between grandparents.It's okay.While jealousy between grandparents is absolutely normal, it doesn't have to signal war.Do grandparents experience the green-eyed … [Read More...]

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Delicious No-Sugar-Added Blueberry Strawberry Smoothie

In this world of candied ever'thangs, may I present: a delicious no-sugar-added blueberry strawberry smoothie.It's as good as it looks.Frosty. Thick. Tasty. Filled with nutrition. Fun! I'm not a fan of store-bought smoothies. I want to know every detail of what I'm putting in my body.Plus, if I'm going to drink my calories in smoothie form, I don't want any … [Read More...]

Portuguese Sweet Bread (Pao Doce)

I'm a sucker for carbalicious bread, in any form. Tell me you have a loaf of Portuguese Sweet Bread (or as the Portuguese call it: Pao Doce) hot out of the oven and I'm in!I'll bring the butter! You get the knife! This Portuguese bread recipe is not a quick bread. Quick breads are fast.You mix ingredients in a bowl, pour into a pan, bake. them BAMMO! … [Read More...]

Easy Crock Pot Country Style Pork Shoulder Ribs

Who else just had a yummmmm reading that mouthful of a title?You should. Slow-cooker country style ribs (boneless pork shoulder) are easy and delicious to make, especially if you have a Crock Pot.Burgers, BBQ, hotdogs - they're all good, but some days you need ribs.And right after that mmmmm, you need to get thee to a grocery store for the ingredients and … [Read More...]

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How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake.I gots skillz, y'all!OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo).You can too! Don't be afraid!Because I don't want y'all to be like us - meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job - this tutorial should come in … [Read More...]

Folex Carpet Spot Remover

Let's talk about what I use on my carpet to get out stains: Folex carpet spot remover. Stains of all kinds - even blood. EEK!We'll get to that later... Folex is the best carpet stain remover I have used. And that says a lot, given the dogs with muddy paws on white Berber carpet, the hairball … [Read More...]

Inexpensive Patio Curtain Ideas

It's time to manifest your inexpensive patio curtain ideas.You can take the super easy route of plastic or bamboo blinds (we did this), or jump into a fairly easy project of hanging drop cloth curtains (we did this too - and are in love with them still).As in, it will take a few hours and … [Read More...]

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How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake.I gots skillz, y'all!OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo).You can too! Don't be afraid!Because I don't want y'all to be like us - meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job - this tutorial should come in … [Read More...]

Folex Carpet Spot Remover

Let's talk about what I use on my carpet to get out stains: Folex carpet spot remover. Stains of all kinds - even blood. EEK!We'll get to that later... Folex is the best carpet stain remover I have used. And that says a lot, given the dogs with muddy paws on white Berber carpet, the hairball … [Read More...]

Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried)

Home remedies for a UTI - fact or fiction? I recently had a UTI and didn't want to take unnecessary antibiotics.Wondering if there was any truth to home remedies, I did some Internet research.What follows is my own experience with 10 different home remedy treatments to see if I could cure … [Read More...]