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How to make persimmon pudding

Where to find persimmon pudding recipes Persimmon recipes are easily found online. One web site in particular devotes their effort to persimmons. They collect infomation. From this site an impressive number of persimmon recipes can be found.... More

How to patch drywall that has texture

Damage in a textured wall cal look unsightly. Drywall which has a textured finish can be difficult to patch until you understand the theory behind repair. If you use a typical filler in the damaged area, what you produce is a flattened area which becomes an eye sore, and which obviously displays... More

How to care for a croton

A touch of brilliant color for any yard The croton or codiaeum variegatum, is a most interesting shrub. There are multiple varieties of crotons. Some have long straight leaves of many colors. There are those with curly narrow leaves. While red, yellow and some green may exist in the same bush,... More

How to grow wheat grass for juicing

From seed to juice. You do not have to be an avid gardner or have a green thumb to grow wheat grass for juicing. Instructions, a juicer (hand operated or electric) and a few simple items found in most homes is all you need. Juicing wheat grass will provide increased energy, build up your immune... More

How to grow grapes

How to get started growing grapes Grape growing is as simple as planting one grape vine cutting and successfully growing it, and then another, another and another. Or it is can be more than that. It can be an adventure in itself. You have already constructed a trellis, and now want... More

How to clean curtains

Cleaning the curtains Lace curtains have long been a sign of wealth. If you could afford to put curtains on your windows, you were not too poor. Curtains dramatically change the look of your room. Unfortunately they require cleaning regularly. Depending on the style and the material of your... More

How to grow lemongrass

Enjoy this herb any time of the year Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) is a popular ingredient in Asian cooking, as well as in sachets and potpourri. Its razor-sharp leaves can be cut up and dried or frozen for culinary or household use. Native to India and Sri Lanka, this... More

How to clean an espresso machine

Tips for keeping your espresso machine clean Like all the other appliances in your kitchen, your espresso machine needs a good cleaning once in a while. The number of times you clean it depends on how often you use it. If you use it regularly and make many cups of espresso, then you really should... More

How to organically whiten laundry — limiting bleach use

How-to whiten clothes organically - no bleach The adage "less is more" holds true in most cases and whitening or cleaning is no exception. With a minimum amount of product and some basic ingredients from Mother Nature, everyone can have clean clothes without harming the environment or the family... More

How to replace a toilet seat

Toilet seats can become cracked, warped, broken, or dirty, and you may find yourself needing to put a new seat on. Fortunately, replacing a toilet seat is easy to do. You probably won't need many tools, but it's a good idea to have some on hand just in case a nut is stuck or a washer won't come... More