Spray the plant with Epsom salts (1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups).    That gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit.    Spray them again 10 days later and in a few weeks, our expert friends report, you will have more peppers than you can eat.

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spray the plant with epsom salts 1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). that gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. spray them again 10 days later.

The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric.

weed prevention for two years: newspaper will prevent any grass/weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after ~ 18 months. By that time, any grass/weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead.

"My husband owned his own A/C business for a long time....he said everything on here is the PROPER way to do this.....do it yourself,  will make unit not work so hard and you save $ by not paying the A/C company!"

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AC Repair- "My husband owned his own A/C business for a long time.he said everything on here is the PROPER way to do this.do it yourself, will make unit not work so hard and you save money by not paying the A/C company!

A laundry room island!

Our Best Tips for Laundry Room Organization

DREAM HOME Laundry room island. Place to fold on top, baskets to put folded laundry in (a basket for each member of the family). My mother has one of these.I WISH I had a laundry room I could do this in!

Keep papers off of the counter in the kitchen. Must do this!!

Homework Center-- pottery barn filers Beautifully organized Family Command Center -- organize each child's school papers, artwork, homework assignments, and forms. TIP: Each week's end, go through each box; discard and file away as needed.

Great solution for  bottles and travel mugs!

Avoid the pile up of water bottles, coffee travel mugs, and lids in your cabinets by storing them in a hanging shoe organizer! I like this idea if it were inside a pantry cabinet door to keep dust off the travel mugs and water bottles.

25 clever ideas to make life easier via www.thedailybuzz.com.au

24 Clever Ideas to Make Life Easier Why didn’t I think of that? We guarantee you’ll be uttering those words more than once at these ingenious little tips, tricks and ideas that solve everyday problems. Hull strawberries easily using a straw.

For the Deck-  Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes | the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away--very functional patio plant, plus, the leaves make a great healthy tea, and the cut up stems are great in Thai dishes, like Tom Lum (coconut milk) soup.

must try.Mosquito grass (a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away. In addition to being a very functional patio plant, Lemon Grass is used in cooking Asian Cuisine, adding a light lemony taste

Clean, clean,clean

10 Remarkable DIY Cleaning Solutions From simple shower cleaners, to carpet stain removers, to wrinkle release spray, not only were these DIY solutions much cheaper, but they work SO MUCH BETTER too! i-can-do-that

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How to: Clean Window Tracks

Sprinkle a bit of baking soda into the corners, pour a bit of vinegar into a cup and pour it into the tracks. Quick and easy way to clean window or sliding door tracks!

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