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Dehydrating Food is Easy & Frugal

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If you grow herbs during summer and then ignore them in the fall, that’s a crop that’s going to waste. With a small dehydrator, you can dry and continue to enjoy them in your cooking and salads. But a dehydrator … Continue reading

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BBQ Roasted Chicken Delights the Senses

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Learn how to use a Weber Chicken Roaster to roast a chicken on a barbecue Continue reading

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Ridgid TS3660 Table Saw Review

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I know what you are thinking right about now, why review a saw they do not manufacture any longer. Oh, Ridgid® still makes table saws, just not this particular model and it is a shame. The TS3660 was one of … Continue reading

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Easily Convert an Origami Folding Rack to a Light Garden

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If you haven’t seen the Origami Folding Rack in action, it’s pretty impressive. You can fold or set up this sturdy shelving in 20 seconds or less – really. It’s extremely durable and versatile to use for temporary shelving, a … Continue reading

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Love Keurig Coffee but not the K-Cup Costs?

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There’s no denying that Keurig® K-Cup coffees and teas are the ultimate in single-serve brewing, but there’s a cost to enjoying this brew. Depending on your budget, it could quickly become a financial drag, to keep a stock of K-cups … Continue reading

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Dewalt DW735 13″ Thickness Planer Review

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When a power tool you have relied on for about eighteen years finally gives up the ghost, a feeling of panic sets in.  What the heck am I going to do now? I’m right in the middle of an important … Continue reading

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Hitachi DS12DVF3 Drill Driver Combo Review

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“You use 12 volt cordless drills?” That is a statement I have heard a lot over the last year or so whenever someone enters my workshop. The answer is, “of course I do, don’t you”, and here is why I … Continue reading

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Ridgid R350CHA Framing Nailer Review

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At the time of purchase about five years ago, most of the stick nailers on the market were close to or over the $400 mark. Today you can buy some brands for as little as $150. The Ridgid® is now … Continue reading

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The Frugal Side of Vacuum Buying & Dyson DC39 Review

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The frugal side of making a vacuum purchase isn’t about getting a bargain vacuum. It goes well beyond the price tag and deals with… Learn why we consider the Dyson DC39 Ball Canister to be an excellent frugal buy. Continue reading

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Rice Cookers & Aroma Professional Rice Cooker Review

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Rice cookers – versatile for cooking more than rice Continue reading

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