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12 Cleaning Tips You Need To Know
The 12 cleaning tips I start all party conversations with. Because I'm exactly that much fun at a party. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/6-cleaning-tips-you-need-to-know/
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Things To Read, Watch & Listen to: March 2023
What to watch, read or listen to this month. You know. If you're looking for something. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/12-things-to-read-watch-listen-to-march-2023/
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The best cooking tips I learned in one class of chef school. Tips for fried chicken, potato salad, buttery biscuits and other food dreams. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/the-10-incredible-tips-from-chef-school/
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Your Saturday Puzzle - An Historic Kitchen Garden
The weekend puzzle - an historic kitchen garden that is decidedly NOT covered in snow. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/your-sunday-puzzle-an-historic-kitchen-garden
how to screen print at home with the silhouettes of trees and pine trees on it
You're about to learn how to screen print at home. You're basically Andy Warhol with less interesting hair. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/how-to-screen-print-at-home/
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Are You Ready? Your free Stand Mixer Decal is Here.
I made a decal for my stand mixer from a photograph of one of my favourite plates. A flow blue dish with a tulip along the side. It turned out so well that I had no choice but to offer it to you as a free download. Just download it, print it on decal paper, stick it on your Kitchen Aid and smile. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/are-you-ready-your-free-stand-mixer-decal-is-here/
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Grow Lights For Beginners
A beginner's Guide to Grow Lights. Looking for ALL the information on all the grow lights?! This is not that. This is me making things simple for you and telling you in the second paragraph exactly what lights you need to grow seedlings. Seriously. You do NOT want to research grow lights. It's (ironically) a black hole. Don't worry about anything. Just buy one of these. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/grow-lights-for-beginners/
Which Halloween movie are you? An Exorcist? A Hocus Pocus? Are you 100% demon or do you have just a tiny bit in you? You're about to find out in this Halloween Quiz today on the blog. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/which-halloween-movie-are-you-youre-about-to-find-out/ Halloween, Halloween Quiz, Halloween Movies, Hocus Pocus, What Is Halloween, Nightmare, Friends Characters, Buzzfeed Quizzes, Demon
Which Halloween Movie are You? You're about to find out.
Which Halloween movie are you? An Exorcist? A Hocus Pocus? Are you 100% demon or do you have just a tiny bit in you? You're about to find out in this Halloween Quiz today on the blog. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/which-halloween-movie-are-you-youre-about-to-find-out/
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How to Clean & Season Cast Iron Stove Grates
How to clean cast iron stove grates, not because you want to or because it's fun but because it's just one of those things you have to do. 🤷‍♀️ https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/how-to-clean-cast-iron-stove-grates
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How to freeze whole corn on the cob so that it actually TASTES GREAT when you haul it out of the freezer in January. It all comes down to the enzymes. They make or break your corn freezing experience. The 3 main rules for success at freezing corn are: 1. FRESH corn only please (picked within a few hours of processing it) 2. BLANCH a longggg time - 9 minutes 3. Dry thoroughly & vacuum seal to freeze.
green beans in a bowl next to scissors and other kitchen supplies on a wooden table
If you're a canning beginner green beans are a great starter for you because they're very easy to prepare and can. How to can green beans - just like mom used to open.😆 Yes, home canned green beans are soft like you'd find in a grocery store can of beans. But for preserving I LOVE canned green beans (it's the salt) and don't like frozen green beans at ALL. So canning them is my preferred method. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/how-to-can-green-beans-just-like-mom-used-to-open/
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Make a DIY Antique Plate Rack
You have two choices in life. Bonk someone on the noggin with a rolling pin out of anger because they won't sell you their antique plate rack, then grab it and run. OR Make an "antique" plate rack yourself. https://theartofdoingstuff.com/is-that-for-sale-screw-it-ill-just-make-one
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The English Cottage Garden - Summer Year 5
My English cottage garden has entered year 4 and it's getting better. It's still not "there" yet, but it's progressing. Take a tour through the cockcomb, amaranth, phlox, dahlias, alyssum and other classic cottage garden blooms.
the complete guide on how to get rid of mice in your home or office, with an image of a cat drinking out of a blender
How to Keep Mice Out of Your House 🐭
Mouse in the house? Today you'll learn some tips on how to find mouse entry points in your house AND which traps work are easist to set, work the best and are the most humane. https://www.theartofdoingstuff.com/how-to-get-rid-of-mice-because-yuck/
This was a tip given to me by the owner of a diner. That tip was given to him by the previous owner of a diner. It took me 5 years to become brave enough to try it. And it worked!Here's how I came about this technique and a bit more about it. Remedies, Degree Burns, Natural Cleaning Products, Burns, Homeopathic, Deep Tissue, Diy Remedies
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This was a tip given to me by the owner of a diner. That tip was given to him by the previous owner of a diner. It took me 5 years to become brave enough to try it. And it worked!Here's how I came about this technique and a bit more about it.