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How ro reduce your chances of being stung as a new beekeeper

  » Pets

Don't work with bees if it's hot, windy or stormy. Find out what it's like to get stung as a new beekeeper here

Tip Credibility: 17

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-28 09:21:50 am    

If writing on squidoo try this to increase sales

  » Education & Reference

Add 'Amazon Search' module to the bottom of every single page -it works, I had lenses there since March, added the modules this week, had first ever 2 sales last 2 nights, unrelated to lens content -helps SquidRank, raises clickouts and lowers bounces

Tip Credibility: 5

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-28 08:33:05 am    

If you have to get new windows....

  » Home & Garden

There are many ways to lower the cost, including ordering standard sized windows, not custom as they are disproportionately more expensive. More tips here

Tip Credibility: 5

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-26 10:10:18 pm    

When tapping trees for maple syrup....

  » Home & Garden

You will get more sap from the sugar maple if you drill the hole and place the spile on the trunk under the largest large south facing tree limb.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-26 10:06:59 pm    

How to treat burning skin from chili peppers.

  » Food & Drink

Don't go in the hot tub after getting chillies on your hands, it will bring the burn right back, you will feel the heat. Use disposable gloves when cutting up hot peppers and you can avoid the whole problem!

Tip Credibility: 8

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-26 12:51:43 am    

Landscaping with Herbs

  » Home & Garden

You will have organic herbs grown that taste way better than anything you can buy in a store. If you are inclined to keeping bees, you could have wonderful herbal honey as well.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-25 11:48:30 pm    

Looking For A Fun Business

  » Business & Finance

Go to auction sale, you may get a whole box (or many) of books for $1 as they are so heavy no one wants to take them home. I have used ABE books for an idea of value as well, they sell higher than you get on Ebay, but are good for really rare old books

Tip Credibility: 12

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-25 05:29:56 pm    

How to make cleaning pots and pans easier

  » Home & Garden

Good idea Judy. It's especially important with porridge and pasta sauce!

Tip Credibility: 8

submitted by skeffling 2011-10-25 05:21:48 pm    

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