Royal Empress Tree...grows 10-15 ft per year. Explodes with rich lavender flowers that look like Orchids but smell like Jasmine. Grows as far north as Canada and as far south as Mexico.
So remembering this for whenever I have to caulk anything again: using an ice cube: The caulk will not stick to the ice, and the ice will melt to the shape of the joint to become the perfect shaped tool. Thanks Apartment Therapy!
Secret Plumber's Trick to Unclog a Toilet without using a plunger!
Great tips in this lilblueboo article about creating a yearly photo book for your family. Too many of us have all these digital images stuck on our computers. Many of us do not even back them up regularly. Scrapbooking is time-consuming and can be quite expensive. Making one book for the family seems doable. ~ Michelle McLeod
Tips on what to put in your photo book.
Old wine bottles
Homemade Mosquito Repellent - This super easy recipe is non-toxic and it works
3 ingredient spray: 15 drops of lavender oil, 3-4 Tbsp of vanilla extract, & 4-5 Tbsp lemon juice. Put in a bottle and spray away!
Wood Butter...a recipe for your wooden utensils, cutting board, and bowls! Make your own and shine that wood!
Paying off the mortgage early! I already knew these ideas, but seeing it applied to real numbers is very eye opening!
daily, weekly, monthly, and seasonal cleaning checklists from Martha.
Easy tutorial how to build your own frame for any boring ol' mirror
Made it for 35 dollars :) it has great instructions - could do in a fun color.