Advice Articles

Grease, lipstick, ballpoint pens, you name it! They all can make for some ugly stains on our... read more
A bar of soap serves more purpose than just cleaning us! Here are some of our favorite uses for... read more
At the Almanac, we know that lemons can add plenty of flavor to some of our favorite recipes, but... read more
From cleaning shower curtains, to relieving insect bites, vinegar certainly has many functions.... read more
Reward your cat with a special treat! At a small cost, you can grow your own catnip, with enough to... read more
If there were wisdom in beards, all goats would be prophets. The myth that goats eat anything... read more
Have you ever considered having a chirping cricket as a house pet? Here are some facts and tips for... read more
Here are some of the more common plants that are poisonous to pets. Note: There are hundreds of... read more
Is your pet overweight? Pets have the same tendency to gain weight (and consequences) that humans... read more
Pets, like humans, can develop some behavioral problems that annoy you. Here are tips to help you... read more
Here are some first aid tips for those annoying—and sometimes painful—insect bites and stings from... read more
Cat’s Canapes Ingredients:  1 egg, beaten ¼ cup grated cheddar cheese 1-½ cup slices whole-wheat... read more
Here are some valuable home remedies that can keep your pet healthy, and save you a trip to the vet... read more
Here are 20 home remedies for minor sunburn treatment (where the skin is red or sore but not... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary and... read more
Dog treat recipes that you make at home have many benefits: control of ingredients, no... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary and... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet’s dietary... read more
This is a user-submitted pet food recipe and has not been tested. Please check your pet's dietary... read more
The following supplies kept in your emergency supply kit will serve you well if an adverse... read more
If misery loves company, then hay-fever sufferers should never have to be alone. Thirty-five... read more
I have made a decision this year to have a small, thriving vegetable garden but to try to save... read more
Here is a simple, classic potpourri recipe you can try. It's a wonderful way to sweeten the indoor ... read more
Here is advice on how to make homemade cleaners and stain removers for your home. If you have any... read more
Looking for home remedies to relieve dry skin? Here's the skinny. Winter's low humidity and harsh... read more
Brighten the night. Here's how to make luminarias anytime you want the outside of your home to... read more
Making a gingerbread house may be one of the best ways to spend a snowy, blustery afternoon. Here... read more
Make your own decorative fire starters with these simple instructions. All you need are some dry... read more
Dress up a holiday table by including special napkins at each place. Follow these steps to create... read more
Here are some holiday cooking and cleaning tips, because at this time of year more than any other,... read more

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