Another great idea to start seeds! Make a greenhouse out of a plastic container like this spinach container. Cut toilet paper rolls and plant the seeds in them. Once the seeds grow into plants, you can just put the roll into the ground! Love this!
Learn about collecting, cleaning, and storing chicken eggs in this Raising Chicken's 101 beginner series from The Old Farmer's Almanac.
Plant these in the garden to repel mosquitoes - won't get rid of them completely, but every little bit helps! All these plants really need to have some direct sunlight on them during the day to get them to grow, even in Houston's tropical climate. ~ Houston Foodlovers