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Best ways to store lettuce in the fridge.

How to store veggies from my garden?

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"How to root roses- start a rose bush from the wilted roses you have received."

Hartwood Roses: How to Root Roses from Cuttings

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All of these refer to great books - worth reading. This would be cool in a garden or backyard for children.

How to Propagate Basil from Cuttings (via Garden Therapy)

These would be so fun to harvest! Rainbow Carrot Mix six crazy colors 250 heirloom by SmartSeeds, $2.99

How to grow Violet Flowers step by step DIY tutorial instructions, How to, how to do, diy instructions, crafts, do it yourself, diy website, art project ideas

Freezing corn on the cob the quick & easy way. (And it does retain all of it's fresh corn taste too!)

for the Chickens! Cinder block heater & water warmer - light bulb inside cinder bock covered with a stepping stone & water container set on top won't freeze......very clever idea!

Pin seed packets to a ribbon on the garden shed wall that tells what month to plant.

A gnome home. Such a cute garden idea#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.

100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel

Fire pit area...

Dos & Dont When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection by @FunHouseHome The Fun Times Guide to Household Tips

Upcycle some old windows over your raised beds and you have great little greenhouses!- What a super idea!

Killing Aphids with Soap. HOMEMADE INSECTICIDAL SOAP CONCENTRATE 1/4 cup grated soap (I use Fels-Naptha, but Ivory or other real soap - see above - will work) 4 cups hot water Stir soap into water until dissolved. Store in a jar until ready to use. To dilute for plant use: Add 1 tsp. concentrate per 4 cups (32 oz.) of water. Pour solution into a spray bottle. This soap is a contact poison - spray directly onto the aphids. It will not harm your plants.

Alternative Gardning: Getting Rid of Aphids

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Household plants need nourishment, particularly in the dead of winter when sunlight is limited. Plants love starch, save the water you boiled your potatoes in, let it cool and use it to water your household plants.

Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in 1/2 a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent. Cut off the ends so they sit flat.