Homemade Biscuits

Homemade Biscuits
There’s no need to settle for those tasteless cookies you get in stores. With a little patience and lots of enthusiasm, whipping out your very own homemade biscuits will be easy and fun. Milk Cookies Ingredients Sifted flour (2 cups) A cup of milk Butter (4 tbsp) Baking powder (3 tsp) Salt (half a teaspoon) Instructions put the flour in a bowl. Sift it and add salt with baking powder. Sift it. Add some butter. Use your hands to mix the butter with the flour. Pour the milk slowly while stirring the mix. Keep mixing until it resembles dough. Add some flour on the cooking area. Put the dough there and shape in a rough ball. Cut these shapes with a cookie cutter. Before baking the homemade biscuits, put the dough on a baking sheet. Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes. You can add some jam on the cookie when it’s baked. Cheese Biscuits Ingredients Rosemary (1 tsp) Fresh parsley (half a tsp) Baking powder (3 tsp) Flour (2 cups) Thyme (1 tsp) Milk (1 cup) Cheddar cheese (1 cup) Butter...

Homemade Wifi Antenna

Homemade Wifi Antenna
You don’t need to hire an engineer to setup a homemade wifi antenna. With the right equipment, it will only take about an hour at most to finish the job. Required Tools and Materials Duct tape Bowl (must be made of aluminum) Soldering tools Wifi antenna Drill (optional) Wifi antenna node Instructions First decide on what antenna to use. The directional ones are good for great distances. However their deflection angles have limitations. The width cannot go beyond 30 degrees. What this means is that it’s good for long distance but poor for local transmission. If you want local transmission, use an omnidirectional antenna. After you have decided what antenna to use, take off the handle from the pan’s cover. Use the hole to pass the homemade wifi antenna’s cable. If there isn’t, make one in the middle. Use a drill to make the hole. Set the wifi node in the middle of the lid. This setup will force the emanating wave to focus in one direction. There are also other reflectors you...

Homemade Beef Stew

Homemade Beef Stew
There are many ways you can cook up homemade beef stew. Try the following recipes for the next family gathering. Beef Stew with Creamed Corn Ingredients Kernel (1 can) Limas (frozen, 20 oz) Tomato juice (1 can) Sugar (a cup) Creamed corn (1 can) 2 onions (sliced) Celery (2 tbsp) Corn oil (2 tbsp) Beef 3 Carrots A can of beef broth Instructions Combine the beef with onions and the broth. Boil the meat until it softens. The duration will depend on what method you use. A 3 quart pressure cooker will cook the mix in half an hour. Get the tomato juice, onions, potatoes and sugar. Add salt, pepper and other seasonings. Boil it. Allow the mix to simmer for 60 minutes. Add the creamed corn to your homemade beef stew. Cook for another 15 minutes. When it’s cooked, pour the mixture into a serving bowl. Serve with rice and cool drinks. Beef Stew with Tomato Juice Ingredients Pepper (1 tbsp) Salt (1/2 tsp) Onion (1 piece, sliced) Tomato juice (3 cans) Beef (2 lbs) Peas (1 cup) Hot water (1...

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe
Pumpkin pie is one of the sweet desserts that are usually served for Thanksgiving and Christmas in some parts of the world such as in North America. The ingredients commonly included when making this dessert are pumpkins, cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger. If you are planning to make and serve this savory and delicious pie for your loved ones, then you can always look at some of the most popular and easy-to-follow homemade pumpkin pie recipes. Homemade Yogurt Pumpkin Pie To prepare the pie, you need three beaten eggs, two cups of cooked pumpkin, 1 ½ cups yogurt and ¾ cup maple syrup. Aside from these ingredients, you will use two tablespoons of dark rum, a teaspoon of pumpkin pie spice, ½ teaspoon vanilla, ¼ teaspoon salt and a pie crust. Put all the ingredients except for the pie crust in a large bowl. Mix the ingredients using an electric mixer. Wash and dry an 8-inch baking pan. Place the pie crust on the pan. Top the crust with the mixture. Preheat oven to 425 degrees Fahrenheit. Place...

Homemade Wind Generator

Homemade Wind Generator
Using a few simple tools, you can set up a homemade wind generator. This device will help in reducing your dependence on other energy sources. This in turn means more savings down the line. Required Tools and Materials Treadmill motor Hose clamp Hacksaw 6 bottles (2 liter) 1 inch pipe Scissors Zip ties Metal bicycle frame Welding tools Instructions Use the welding tools to modify the motor so it is centered on the bicycle pedal’s axle. Before you do this, remove the pedal. Use scaffolding if necessary. Put the motor housing in place by welding a pipe. Make sure the welded material connects the frame section up to the motor housing. To ensure this homemade wind generator works, double check the motor housing. Make certain the motor is fastened. If it isn’t, the housing will spin along with the axle. Create the Blades Get the bottles and secure plastic with the zip ties. Set the spokes so the wheel will spin when the wind blows. Make a cut on the bottle (2 inches) in a spiral manner....
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