1. Cookie

    Party Sandwiches For A Crowd

    Checkerboard Sandwiches: Prepare Ribbon Loaves (below) as directed except - after chilling, cut each loaf crosswise in half. Cut halves lengthwise into thirds. Turn the middle section of each upside down and put it back in place so that the colors alternate. Press together; chill. Cut loaves...
  2. N

    [Idea!] Craft section???????

    Hi, I was just wondering if a craft section would be a possibility? To me, crafts and cooking kinda go hand in hand. I may be new to the cooking game, but I love crafts and I just thought that maybe I could get a section for that? I've got lots of ideas for crafts that I can post. I do crafts...
  3. J computer help section

    If you haven't yes I segest you try the computer section on I was having trouble with my printer, it would not print. I made a quick on on PBP, I though I would have to wait days for an answer, but within an hour I had the answer and I was printing with my old printer I...
  4. T

    Medical cost - insurance - medicaid - unemployed and confused -?

    My situation is probably very common nowdays with the high rate of unemployment currently - I just want to ask this because I am not sure of all the rules regarding different programs related to medical care and coverage - I have been unemployed since Dec 2008, I have no medical insurance. I...
  5. D

    I am an emotional overeater how can i quit?

    The oral person's self-esteem, then, is dependent on getting food and supplies for warmth, comfort, and safety. This person has trouble trusting either his environment or his own resources. Such a person tends always to see people and objects in terms of their ability to provide him with...
  6. F

    Do you pick up cleaning tips from Kim and Aggie in 'How Clean is Your House' and use them?

    My house has never been so sparkly!
  7. A

    I know someone who is very suicidal and has severe depression, can anyone help?

    Someone I know is very mentally ill. She has no family and no real friends. She isolates herself & rarely leaves her home as she is afraid of almost everything. She is so ill that she can not financially take care of herself. She is in a realy bad way. I am in no position to help her & really...
  8. M

    What are some tips for a good-smelling apartment?

    I live in a studio apartment with the kitchen separate from the rest. I have a hard time keeping the place smelling fresh and such (yes, I am a bachelor). Any tips? I don't care for the overly-sweet smell of sprays and candles.
  9. X

    How can I organize my kitchen utensils?

    I don't have many kitchen utensils, but they are just thrown into a large drawer that isn't very deep. It looks sloppy and disorganized. I could buy a nice utensil holder, but I prefer to keep my counters fairly clear. I have some candles and a few decorative accesories, but that is pretty much...
  10. X

    Do you have a recipe for a good party punch?

    Here are some of my small requests:I would like to used an assortment of fresh fruits.And I want to make one alcoholic and one non-alcoholic.Preferably the same punch but to different colors, maybe green and orange. I am having an Halloween party.( but that last request is a give or take)It...
  11. M

    What's the difference between spontaneous abortion, miscarriage, and stillbirth?

    I'm pretty sure there's a difference between stillbirth and miscarriage, but are spontaneous abortion and miscarriage two different things?
  12. B

    Tips for organizing?

    I am trying to clean my apartment and am feeling very overwhelmed. I just feel like there isn't enough space to put everything we own. Not to mention we just received a lot of gifts from a household shower. Many we aren't going to open until we move because our kitchen is so small right now. Any...
  13. M

    How do you lose weight after pregnancy?

    My son is now two and I have been trying to lose weight since I have had my baby. During my pregnancy I gain around 65 pounds; my pre-pregnancy weight was 135. Right now I am 160 and still trying my best t get to at least 140 but it's so hard. As for my tummy, while it's not saggy, it's not as...
  14. C

    We're going to Chicago for vacation can anyone recommend a good hotel close to the water?

    We want to stay on Lakeshore Drive with a view of the water. We want to go to the Sears Tower, Geno's East Pizzeria and The Museum of Science and Industry. Is there any hotel that's close to all of those things? It doesn't have to be on Lakeshore Drive, I'm not real familiar with that area and I...
  15. M

    What type of doctor takes care of ectopic pregnancy? How long does the surgery take and recovery?

    Which doctor do you go to take care of an ectopic pregnancy? Gyncologist or regular doctor? What type of surgery is it? How long does surgery take? Is it in a hospital or somewhere else? How long does it take to recover? Is it impossible to get pregnant afterwards?
  16. H

    Strange Tips and Hints?

    Will this be helpfull???1. Budweiser beer conditions the hair 2. Pam cooking spray will dry finger nail polish 3. Cool whip will condition your hair in 15 minutes 4. Mayonnaise will KILL LICE, it will also condition your hair 5. Elmer's Glue - paint on your face, allow it to dry, peel off and...
  17. P

    Anyone have any HouseHold Tips???

    I am looking for a bunch of household hints, I do have one...After cutting onions rinse your hands and shake some salt on them, rub it in like lotion then rinse...the smell is gone!!
  18. T

    What r some tips and tricks to organise all aspects of the household?

    What r some tips and tricks to organise all aspects of the household?
  19. M

    How can I keep my ceramic cook stove top looking nice?

    It came with some goo to to clean it with, but I don't think you're supposed to use it every day. I wiped it with a dish rag last night and it looks streaky. Any tips?
  20. Katie Girl

    What herbs are easy to grow?

    I Have got a balcony that I plan on producing herbs with. I possess a couple ceramic pots and am rummaging for a couple of more. I do cook a bit and plan to grow chives, cilantro and basil unquestionably. Does anybody have some hints for growing herbs or whatever tips for other herbs that I...