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Sep 01, 2018

Make a Natural Bird Feeder Feed The Birds

Attract bees? Attract Butterflies? Now build a natural bird feeder to attract and keep your local bird population.

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Jul 28, 2018

Small Healthy Changes Can (and DO) Make A Big Difference

Have you found yourself thinking that small healthy changes won’t make much difference? Easier? Sure. Effective? No.

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Jul 27, 2018

Holiday Tips Index Easter Halloween Thanksgiving & Christmas Fun

Lots of tips, recipes, games, and fun ideas in our Holiday Tips Index. Go ahead and make your holidays more fun for all your family and friends. Some of these can turn into pennywise gifts you'll be proud to give, too!

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Jul 24, 2018

How To Customize WordPress with WordPress Themes & Plug Ins

Learning how to customize WordPress with Themes & Plug Ins just got easier with our step-by-step tips. So now that you’ve got WordPress installed you can move ahead to the fun part.

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Jul 22, 2018

Setting Up WordPress Best Pennywise Tips To Make It Easy

Once you decide this CMS is for you, setting up WordPress is easy. That’s because installing WordPress is straightforward. Certainly there are different ways in which it can be accomplished. Manual, One Click, or hiring an expert are choices.

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Jul 21, 2018

What is WordPress? 3 Part Series: Tips To Get You Started

You’ve heard about it and now you’re asking, What is Wordpress? No matter what kind of business you have, in today’s world you need a website and a blog. Talk to any business owner and you’ll find that building beautiful and user friendly websites is their goal.

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Jun 15, 2018

Fruit Rice Warm Up Gluten Free Dairy Free Use Left-over Brown Rice

Fruit Rice Warm Up is a delicious blend of brown rice and fruit that makes a yummy warm breakfast, snack or, well, frankly, I'd eat it for dessert. It’s Gluten Free and Dairy Free, too.

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Jun 07, 2018

Fish Stuffing - 3 Variations

Got a fish? Now you have 3 fish stuffing recipes! One made of bread crumbs with hot water for the liquid, the second of cracker crumbs with milk for the liquid, and the third of bread crumbs with stewed tomato for the liquid.

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Jun 06, 2018

Cream Sauce (also called White Sauce) easy to make, easy to use.

Cream Sauce (also called White Sauce) with it's many uses, could be called a kitchen staple. Whether you call it cream sauce or white sauce, you'll find it has the ability to turn plain jane foods , into a delectable dish that brings forth oohs and ahhs.

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May 26, 2018

Bouquet Garni Herbal Seasoning Bundles To Charm & Delight You

A Bouquet Garni is a herb blend using at least 3 different but compatible herbs. The herbs, perhaps with some spices like cloves and pepper corns included are tied up in bundles to use in soups or stews.

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May 24, 2018

Pesto Basil, Parmesan, Pine Nuts & Garlic YUM!

There are spaghetti sauces and then there is Pesto! One of summer’s most delightful harvests from the garden is basil picked at perfection. Perhaps its because Basil is known as l’herbe royale, king of the herbs.

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May 21, 2018

Perfect Salt Substitute Replace Seasoning Salt. Best Pennywise Tips

Avoiding salt? Here is the perfect Salt Substitute. Use as you would any seasoning salt.

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Apr 25, 2018

Boost Your Confidence 5 Simple Skills You Can Learn Now

Let's talk now about how to boost your confidence. At the beginning of your desire to become a successful entrepreneur, you may be filled with energy, drive, and endless confidence. That's good but some days are harder than others.

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Mar 03, 2018

Zucchini Pasta Sauce For a Quick, Easy and Meatless Dinner

This Zucchini Pasta Sauce makes a quick and easy spaghetti dinner, but you can use any type of pasta you like. It makes a frugal meal, even with the pine nuts, since it is meatless.

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Mar 03, 2018

Cheesy Zucchini Pasta Bake Soon To Be Your New Comfort Food

Looking for a new comfort food? Cheesy Zucchini Pasta Bake may be perfect for your family. We love it for the basic one-dish aspect. an easy recipe to double for extra guests, hungry eaters, or those all-too-handy leftovers.

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Feb 20, 2018

Whats New Best Pennywise Tips

Whats New! A quick posting of the latest pages or tips or news we've added so you can keep up to date.

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Feb 12, 2018

Halloween Party Food Mice, Fungi, Brown Spiders, Swamp Water Yech!

Halloween Party Food - Meatloaf Mice, Fungi Salad, Brown Spider Cookies and Swamp Water Slurpers - or just to thrill your family!

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Feb 12, 2018

Asparagus with Pine Nuts Serve Hot from the Pan! Best pennywise Tips

Asparagus with Pine Nuts, served hot from the pan, will become a favorite side dish especially when you know how good this delicious green vegetable is for you. You may find yourself wanting to serve this quick and easy dish often.

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Feb 10, 2018

Keep Your Kids Active Hands on Methods You Can Start Today

Got kids? Then you’re heard that you need to keep your kids active. Health issues that were virtually unknown among children are now making headlines and causing concerns among health experts. There are some easy solutions that will be fun for everybody.

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Feb 10, 2018

Lemon Bars Yummy & Luscious Citrus Flavor Best Pennywise Tips

Lemon Bars, oh, so pretty – and such a citrusy favorite. I could eat these every day.

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Feb 09, 2018

Raspberry Glazed Ham With tips for Left Overs like Fruity Ham Kabobs

Raspberry Glazed Ham is sure to be a delicious centerpiece to your Easter dinner.

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Feb 09, 2018

Kid-Friendly Exercise Choose from10 Things You Can Organise Right Now

Here are 10 kid-friendly exercise ideas to help you incorporate physical activity into your child's daily routine.

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Feb 09, 2018

Consistency with Training One of the Secrets To Fitness Success

Have you ever thought about how consistency with training can affect the desired outcome of your fitness training? Here’s another good tip that can make all the difference as to whether your training

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Feb 08, 2018

Challenge Yourself Daily - Tips to help you reach your fitness goals

If you are motivated and really want to improve your fitness, challenge yourself daily. Any improvement, no matter how small, needs to be your daily goal.

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Feb 07, 2018

Cultivate A Gratitude Attitude Rewrite The Story of your Life

One way to receive more blessings is to cultivate a gratitude attitude. We might think that being more grateful for what we have is about making others feel good. That’s just part of it. You’ll reap the benefits of every effort you make as much, or more, as anyone.

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Feb 07, 2018

Add Gratitude Daily Simple Ways to Add Gratitude into your Daily Life

Add gratitude daily to your life and you will love the benefits! But how many ways can you add gratitude daily to your busy schedule? And is it worth it?

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Feb 06, 2018

5 Skills Increase Happiness Start Today Feel Better Tomorrow

Want to be happier? Most people do! These 5 skills increase happiness and you can learn them quickly – so you start feeling happier right away.

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Nov 24, 2017

10 Santa Snacks - Christmas Recipes for 10 Yummy Santa Treats!

Here's 10 Santa snacks your favorite Christmas Elf will be sure to love. You'll be ready when he pops down the chimney!

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Nov 24, 2017

Collected Quotes Wise Words & Famous Sayings

Here are some of our favorite collected quotes. (And we've been collecting them for a long time!) There are some famous sayings and wise words - some to enjoy and some to share.

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Nov 23, 2017

Easy Cabbage Pork Stew Family Favorite with a Secret Ingredient

Elisabeth sent in this recipe for a delicious homemade easy Cabbage Pork Stew - watch for the surprise ingredient.

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Nov 23, 2017

Culinary Herbs and Spices Making Your Food Mmm Good

What is making your food taste so good? Culinary Herbs and Spices! Make your food Mmm Mmm Good everyday.

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Nov 21, 2017

Goal Planning Strategies The 5 Steps of VIPER

Are you looking for Goal Planning Strategies that truly work?

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Nov 03, 2017

Pumpkin Puree from Scratch

Making your own pumpkin puree from scratch is so simple – and so fast- you may wonder why you don’t do it more often.

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Sep 24, 2017

Tasty Vegetarian Thanksgiving 10 EasyTips plus Vegetarian Gravy

There are lots of ways to have a tasty vegetarian thanksgiving even if you aren’t vegetarian. You may want ot cut expensives, please your vegan friends or just try something new and delicious.

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Sep 24, 2017

What is Affiliate Marketing? Make Money with this Business Model

What is affiliate marketing and how can I make money with this business model is a question asked by many. You may hear

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Aug 20, 2017

Grandmas Household Tips 1960 Cleaning, Garden, Home Recipes

More of Grandmas household tips from the 1960's that were popular and often shared among homemakers of that era and even earlier. One can guess

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Jul 22, 2017

50 Ways To Fast Cash

Here’s 50 ways to fast cash that you can do right now. These are ways others have made fast cash and you can, too.

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Recent Articles

  1. Make a Natural Bird Feeder Feed The Birds

    Sep 01, 18 03:55 PM

    Attract bees? Attract Butterflies? Now build a natural bird feeder to attract and keep your local bird population.

    Read More

  2. Small Healthy Changes Can (and DO) Make A Big Difference

    Jul 28, 18 01:45 AM

    Have you found yourself thinking that small healthy changes won’t make much difference? Easier? Sure. Effective? No.

    Read More

  3. Holiday Tips Index Easter Halloween Thanksgiving & Christmas Fun

    Jul 27, 18 02:14 AM

    Lots of tips, recipes, games, and fun ideas in our Holiday Tips Index. Go ahead and make your holidays more fun for all your family and friends. Some of these can turn into pennywise gifts you'll be p…

    Read More