outdoors and such
Lavender Hidcote - This easy-to-grow sun perennial thrives in full sun normal garden soil. Plants vigorously grow to form mounds of fragrant, silvery foliage 18 tall 24 wide. This drought-tolerant hardy perennial has extremely fragrant foliage flowers
How to Attract Hummingbirds
Container gardening Pots of flowers on your fence..
Will you just look at that. It's a swing and a hammock and a comfy couch all wrapped into one. Then they added in lots of pillows, candles, and a table for tea and snacks. And greenery. There's also a zen little water feature, so you can zone out and stare at lily pads in between chapters. Someone, somewhere is serious about relaxation. And reading. // Found by @RandomMagicTour - Sasha Soren
You want pancakes when you camp... But it's messy, you have to take milk and eggs... What if you pre-made it before you left and stored them in bags. Freeze it, pack it, and just cut the tip off when you are ready to cook. Easy clean up! - @leann dolan so that eric can make pancakes when you camp!!
A very cool site called 'old fashioned families' with all you need to know about gardening, canning, preserving, saving tons of money and general homesteading.
DIY walkway: use a picture frame with multiple spaces, and a $4.00 bag of cement.
Genius! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow..
Without a doubt its SO much nicer to have a roll of toilet paper on your camping trip... But one of the inherent downfalls for a roll of toilet paper is it acts like a huge blotter absorbing the humidity from the air and making it almost useless. And too, that unexpected rain shower can turn that roll hanging on a stick to a blob of mush in short order. Coffee cans are wonderful for keeping your important papers dry and ready for use under any outdoors weather condition.
Peppermint oil: homemade insect repellent. Smells great, it's easy, cheap, green and you can use on pets too.