Audio samples of some of Don & Anne's recordings. We hope
you enjoy listening!
(Songs written by Don & Anne Powell)
Don & Anne's Bulletin Board
Attention All Artists: If you are interested in recording Don's & Anne's
original songs, please
contact them for more information.
Anne's Helpful Hint of the month is: May 2008
Want to have super clean windows in your house and car? Mix a little
dish detergent with water and about a half cup of vinegar in a quart
bottle. Shake to mix thoroughly and spray. Wipe dry with a paper towel or
newspaper. You'll have the cleanest windows in the neighborhood.
Put onions in the freezer for 15 minutes before you're ready to
slice them. The cold reduces the vapor released from the onions when you
cut them. So, no more tears.
If you accidentally over salt a recipe while it's still cooking, drop in a
peeled potato, it will absorb the excess salt for an instant "fix up".
Use the cheapest dish detergent available, but add a few tablespoons of
vinegar to the detergent. The vinegar will cut the grease and leave the
When you vacuum, put a few drops of lemon juice in the dust bag. It will
make the house smell oh so fresh.
Keep car windows frost free:
Coat the windows the night before with a solution of three parts vinegar
and one part water.
Dawn dish washing detergent kills fleas. Add a few drops of Dawn to your dog's
bath and shampoo the animal thoroughly. Rinse well to avoid skin irritations.
The fleas will flee.
To keep plastic from sticking together, keep the whole roll in the freezer until
you are ready to use.
When you need to clean the push buttons and control knobs on blenders and
food processors, saturate a cotton swab with white vinegar, use the swab
to clean the push buttons and control knobs.
Check in each month for more helpful hints. Tell your friends .