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Classic Safari Aluminum Pistol Case Brief Case SPPC

Classic Safari Aluminum Pistol Case Brief Case SPPC This aluminum brief case is the perfect pistol case with its pistol foam inserts that protects guns from movement and damage. It also makes an excellent carrying case for other valuables. Features an aluminum exterior, 2 combination locks and foam inserts to protect guns from damage. Measures 16-1/8

Can Safe - Dasani Water Bottle Hidden Safe BSD

Dasani Water Bottle Safe – the safe that’s safe in plain sight. Now with green cap to match the real thing. This is one of the most realistic diversion safes ever invented. Most burglars spend less than six minutes inside a victims home and only have time to check the most obvious places for valuables. This unique safe allows you to hide valuables inside a common bottle of Dasani water – one of the last places a thief would think to look. This is an actual 24 ounce water bottle which is about 9 and one-half inches tall. When the top part of the bottle is pulled upward a hidden area 1 and one-eighths inches tall by 2 and three-fourths inches wide will be revealed. The hidden area is behind the label.

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Kassel 3-1/4 Inch Light Blue Decorative World Globe Paper Weight HHGLBPW8

Kassel 3-1/4" (80mm) Diameter Decorative Globe Paper Weight Features light blue crushed mother-of-pearl oceans and semi-precious stone land masses. Comes in presentation box measuring 4-3/8" x 3-7/8" x 4-3/8". White box.

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All-Weather Elite Series 60 Inch Navy & White Auto Open Golf Umbrella GFUM60NWLT

All-Weather Elite Series 60" Navy and White Auto Open Golf Umbrella. Features fiberglass shaft and ribs, wood handle, nylon panels, and storage sleeve. Limited lifetime warranty.

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Biederlack Arctic Penguins Cuddlewrap for Kids 45 x 40 - B2331

Biederlack Arctic Penguins Kid Size Cuddlewrap Robe Blanket - B2331 Too cute for words! This beautiful soft, warm, and unique Biederlack cuddle wrap features penguins on an ice float with an iceberg background. Measures a child size blanket wrap size 45" by 40". 86% Acrylic / 7% Cotton / 7% Polyester Easy care: Machine washable, tumble dry.

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Strobe Security Remote Control for MA795DC

Strobe Security Remote control for MA795DC   This remote control works exclusively with our MA795DC. This IR remote control will only work with the MA795DC only. The extra remote control will allow an additional user to arm and disarm the alarm as long as the dip switches (programmable codes) are set the same on the remote and alarm.   With the included key ring you always will know where the remote is located.   The remote requires a 12 volt battery that is included.   Dimensions are 2.5 inches x 1 inches x 0.5 inches not including the key ring.

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Igia Clear Blemish Remover

The IGIA Ultra Clear Blemish Remover is a beauty system that has been used in European Salons for years. The IGIA Clear uses a non-invasive process that produces negative ions to destroy bacteria and remove unattractive blemishes within seconds! Once the bacteria is destroyed the natural healing process can occur through the pores. The IGIA clear works best on small raised spots and typical skin problems such as pimples, blemishes, blackheads, ingrown hairs and mild acne. The IGIA Ultra Clear is the safe, painless way to remove unsightly skin spots and let your natural beauty shine through. IGIA Ultra Clear comes in an attractive, slim, white plastic case. IGIA Ultra Clear requires one 9V battery (not included). Unit Dimensions: 9 x 3 x 7

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Maxam Stun Gun and Flashlight with Sheath ELSTUN

Maxam combination Stun Gun and Flashlight.  This versatile stun gun can be used as a flashlight.  Includes sheath.   Measures 5-1/2

GP Percussion 12" Brass Cymbal

GP Percussion 12" Brass Cymbal Features: – Special process hammered & spun brass cymbals – Produces a good sound for Crash as well as Hi-Hat

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Mix n Fix The Original Powerful Bonding Putty

Mix N Fix is a hand kneadable, fast setting putty that bonds to nearly anything! When mixed, Mix N Fix is the consistency of modeling clay and can be molded into shapes, wrapped around or used to build up and repair just about anything made from many rigid or semiflexible materials.

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Main Street Transparent Red Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar MA241

Main Street Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar in Transparent Red Features: – Size: 41" – Spruce Top – Nato back and sides – Rosewood bridge and fretboard – Sealed diecast tuners – Nickel silver frets – Transparent red finish

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Rocky Ranch Hides Rock Design Genuine Hog Leather Biker Vest with Snaps GFVLACE

Rocky Ranch Hides Rock Design Genuine Hog Leather Biker Vest with Snaps GFVLACE   Available in sizes medium, large, extra large, 2X, or 3X.   Features black snaps, laced sides and 2 front pockets.

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Pumpkin Cheese Bread
 

2 1/2 cups sugar
1 (8oz) pkg. cream cheese
1/2 cup butter
4 eggs
1 (16oz) can pumpkin
3 1/2 cups flour
2 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp ground cloves

Combine sugar, cream cheese and butter, mixing at med. speed on electric mixer until well blended. Add eggs, one at a time mixing well after each addition. Blend in pumpkin. Add combined dry ingredients, mixing just until moistened. Pour into 2 greased and floured 9×5 inch loaf pans. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until test done. cool on wire racks.
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Source: Susanna Freeman

Tasco Target 6-24X42 MM Illuminated Reticle Mil-Dot Matte Black Rifle Scope - TATG62442I

Tasco Target 6-24X42 MM Illuminated Reticle Mil-Dot Matte Black Rifle Scope – TATG62442I Our top-of-the-line riflescope delivers superior optical clarity and brightness in even the dimmest light. 100% waterproof, fogproof and shockproof, Titan riflescopes are engineered to stand up to both magnum recoil and the harsh terrain of high-country wilderness. The premium, multi-coated, SuperCon optics deliver impressive detail. And the finger-adjustable windage and elevation controls make sighting-in simple. Manufacturer Tasco Model Target Type Rifle Scope Power 6-24X Objective 42 Reticle Illuminated Mil-Dot Finish/Color Matte

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Calculated Industries Time Master II - 9130

For Pilots/Aviation Pro’s, Accounting, TV/Radio Broadcasting and Athletics* Free Armadillo Gear Protective Case! *If you’re a pilot or flight attendant, this calculator is extremely handy for tracking hours on duty–so you don’t exceed your maximum flight

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Maxam Liner Lock Knife Camo Coated with Fire Dept Badge SKCAMOFD

Maxam Liner Lock Knife Camo Coated with Fire Dept Badge SKCAMOFD Features stainless steel half-serrated blade, camo coated Leymar handle with fire department badge, thumbstud, and clip. Measures 4-3/4" closed. Limited lifetime warranty. Gift boxed.

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Maxam Lockback Knife with Decorative Black Bolsters SKBKWOOD

Maxam Lockback Knife with Decorative Black Bolsters SKBKWOOD   Features black honed blade, decorative black bolsters and laminated wood handle. Measures 3-1/16" closed, 5-1/4" open. Limited lifetime warranty. Gift boxed.

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This holiday is important to people everywhere because it celebrates the achievements of the American workers. So this holiday is celebrated everywhere in America. Lots of people decorate their homes for Labor Day. If you have kids you can get them involved in decorating by having them make decorations with crafts.

You can shake up your Labor Day with this fun craft. You will need two paper plates, scissors, zip lock bag, glitter, patriotic confetti, silver and red ribbon, dried beans or rice, stapler and markers. The first step is to cut out the center of one plate. Put glitter, silver ribbons and confetti into the zip lock bag. Make sure it is securely shut. You want to center the zip lock bag over the hole that you cut out of the paper plate. Staple it in place. You want to make sure it is secure so you need to put the staples close together around the circle. This is to make sure that nothing gets out of the bag. Now you need to put beans or rice in the center of the other plate. Put the plate that has the bag attached to it over the top of the other one so that there is a space in between that the rice or beans can move around, than staple it shut. It is important that you put the staples close together to keep everything in. Then you can add your own decorations with markers and red ribbon.

Another fun craft is a Patriotic Paper Chain. The supplies you will need are red, white and blue construction paper, stapler, tape, and misc. craft supplies to decorate with. The first step is to cut the all three colors of construction paper into 2 inch wide strips. Make a loop and then staple it together or tape it. Then put the next color paper through the first and make a loop. Then close it with tape or stapler. Repeat this until all of the paper is gone but be sure that you use alternating colors for your chain. Then decorate with stickers, glitter or makers. These two crafts will be a big hit with any kid on Labor Day.

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Do you have a little one who loves to play with 11 1/2″ tall fashion dolls? Does you little one need some new furniture to go along with her dolls? If so, I have an easy to make craft project to share with you today that involves using a skein of acrylic yarn, needle and some 7 count plastic canvas. This project is great for beginners and works up in just one afternoon.

You can make just about any type of fashion doll furniture that you would like by using standard plastic canvas and some yarn. To design your own patterns, simple sketch out what you would like to make on graph paper and then cut out your graph paper and use it as a template.

Supplies Needed:

2 sheets 7 count plastic canvas (clear or a color to match yarn)
1 skein acrylic yarn
plastic canvas sewing needle
sharp scissors

To Make The Chair:

1 seat – 19 holes by 19 holes
2 seat backs – 19 holes by 22 holes high
4 leg pieces – 19 holes by 18 holes high
note – you can leave your leg pieces in a solid block shape or cut them to resemble a block style letter A, the choice is up to you.

Stitching: I did a simple tent stitch but I did it over 3 holes at a time going top to bottom to make vertical rows. I used 4-ply Acrylic yarn. You will first stitch your seat, seat backs and then the legs, leaving all outer edges unfinished. Once done, place the two seat backs wrong sides together and stitch them together using a whip stitch but leave the bottom edge unfinished. Stitch three of the chair leg sections to the seat. Place the seat back and fourth leg section together and whip stitch to the remaining unfinished edge of the seat. Finish up by stitching around the legs and openings so that your chair has no unfinished edges.

To Make The Side Table:

table top – 19 holes by 19 holes squared
8 legs – 3 holes wide by 18 holes tall

Stitching: I simply used a tent stitch and stitched the top of the table and then the eight legs. Once done I stitched all eight legs to my table by joining two leg pieces at each of the table’s corners. After they are attached using a simple whip stitch, just go around and whip stitch all of your unfinished edges. When stitching the pieces together, just envision your standard look side table with a flat top and four legs.

To Make The Accent Rug:

rug piece measures 22 holes by 22 holes squared

Stitching: You can use a tent stitch or a scotch stitch to add texture and interest to the accent rug. Once you decide on the stitch you want to use, work the center first and then finish up by whip stitching around your outer edges. You can leave the edges plain or add a 1/2″ fringe to them, that choice is up to you.

Shelly Hill is a mother and grandmother living in Pennsylvania who enjoys scrapbooking, crafting, and needle crafts. Shelly owns the popular Passionate About Crafting blog at http://passionateaboutcrafting.blogspot.com where you can find free craft project ideas and tips. You can find a photo of this completed project on Shelly’s blog at http://passionateaboutcrafting.blogspot.com/2010/07/free-plastic-canvas-barbie-doll-chair.html

The first evidence of soap making dates from the ancient world, around 2800 B. C. Archaeologists found clay cylinders left by the Mesopotamian civilization that had been coated with a soap-like substance inside. Once the archeologists deciphered the inscriptions on the cylinders, they were surprised to find a description of fats being boiled with ashes–the basic method of making soap. Intriguingly, these early cylinders didn’t describe what this soap-like substance was used for, and so archeologists are left to guess.

As in Mesopotamia, so too did archaeologists find Pharaonic artifacts that attest to ways to make soap. A medical text written on papyrus, the Ebers Papyrus dating to 1500, outlines a method to combine animal and vegetable fats with alkaline salts. The resulting soap-like material could be used for bathing, or as a topical treatment for skin diseases. Biblical evidences suggest that a third ancient civilization, the Israelites, knew how to mix ashes and vegetable oils to produce something a great deal like hair gel. By the second century A.D., Alexandria’s famous physician, Galens, recommended that his patients use soap as a topical ointment, as well as to keep clean.

The Mediterranean civilizations–Greece and Rome–preferred to wash without soap, but they learned about soap form the people they colonized. Pompeii’s ruins included a soap factory, complete with a batch of soap. Both Greeks and Romans cleaned their bodies by rubbing them with oil, and then scraping the oil off with metal instruments or pumice stones. Ancient Germans and the Gauls made their own soap out from ashes mixed with animal fat, and they used it to decorate their hair.

Europeans started to use soap to clean their bodies in the Renaissance, and once soap came to be widely used for personal cleanliness, its chemical formula didn’t change much. The soap made by the American colonists (that you can watch made at any open-air museum) is much the same soap that has been made since the Renaissance. The person making soap would collect lye by dripping water through wood ashes, and then mix the resulting lye with animal or vegetable fat to make soap.

For more on homemade organic soap making as well as candle making and other do-it-yourself crafts visit the soap making resources center at Pure and Natural Soaps where you’ll find articles, recipes, instructions, ideas and tips.

To discuss these and other craft projects visit the Soap Making Message Board – a community forum for soap and candle making as well as other crafts and do-it-yourself projects. Discuss techniques, share ideas, learn new methods, post your favorite recipes and meet new friends.

Who doesn’t love bananas? Not only can they be eaten raw, some varieties can also be boiled, fried or slathered with caramelized sugar to make for a sweet dessert. They are a rich source of potassium, Vitamin C and fiber but have none of the sodium, fat or cholesterol. It’s a great fruit to have around since it helps the body to defend and heal against infections and aids in the synthesis of the connective tissue.

It also facilitates better iron absorption essential to the formation of blood. The good news does not stop there, however. Bananas help build muscles and synthesize protein even as it reduces the risk of hypertension, stroke and other cardiovascular illnesses. Sucrose, fructose and glucose are present in bananas which gives individuals an added boost of energy. It also helps in the formation of antibodies in the immune system even as it enhances normal central nervous system functioning. And because no other fruit known to man contains more digestible carbohydrates than bananas, this is one of the best snacks to have around for those on the road to weight loss. Bananas are also great for settling an upset stomach.

While most everyone loves to eat a ripe banana as is, turning them into great smoothies is another alternative to making the most of this tropical fruit. Even overripe bananas can still be frozen to make great smoothies that your children will love.

Here are some delicious banana smoothies that you can make at home. While the fruit is already sweet on its own and rarely need sweeteners, you can still add a bit of sugar for added sweetness. You can also try honey or maple syrup instead of sugar. Feel free to add on and expand on this recipe by combining bananas with other fruits.

Very Basic Banana Smoothie

For this very simple smoothie, all you need is 1 ½ frozen bananas, some ice and 8 ounces of milk. Pour everything into a blender or smoothie maker and blend to the desired consistency. If you want a thicker smoothie, simply add more bananas to your mixture.

Basic Banana Smoothie

You will need one ripe banana (peeled and sliced in half), a cup of ice, a cup of milk, a tablespoon of sugar or 4-5 tablespoons of honey to sweeten, a cup of yogurt and half a teaspoon of vanilla extract. Put in the sugar or honey, milk, yogurt and ice into the blender or smoothie maker and blend well until no ice chunks remain. Add the banana and the vanilla extract and blend some more to the desired consistency. Pour in a tall glass and drink immediately.

Tropical Banana Smoothie

This recipe calls for guava juice. Try to find a low calorie one from your grocery store. The ingredients are 2 frozen bananas, one cup of guava juice, one cup of orange juice (preferably freshly squeezed), one cup lowfat vanilla yogurt and some ice cubes. Pour all ingredients into a blender or smoothie maker and blend until well done. Pour into a tall glass and serve!

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