Pinner says: Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a try...

interesting idea for Mosquito Spray.spray the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well.

Remember for Spring ~ Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn.  Epsom salt is loaded with magnesium!

For a lush, super-green lawn.remember for Spring ~ Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn. Epsom salt is loaded with magnesium!

Best Dill Pickles EVER (Just like Clausen) (Easy - No Canning!)

At Home My Way: Best Dill Pickles EVER! (Just like Clausen) (Easy - no canning!) If this is truly like Clausen, I might have to try it. My hubby eats Clausen pickles like crazy!

For gorgeous containers, use the Thriller/Spiller/Filler method.

For gorgeous containers, use the Thriller/Spiller/Filler method. Gorgeous potted plants at this link

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and nothing will grow there. use baking soda around all of the edges of flower beds to keep the grass and weeds from growing into beds. Just sprinkle it onto the soil so that it covers it lightly. Do this twice a year – spring and fall.

Baking soda neutralizes the ph in the soil and is a natural weed killer. Sprinkle baking soda around all of the edges of garden areas to keep the grass and weeds from growing into flower beds. Just lightly cover the soil twice a year – spring and fall.

Cucumbers love hot, lettuce loves cool, everybody is happy.

Cucumbers like it hot ~~ Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with a trellis, they're perfect companions! Use a slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun, or spinach in the shady a

Dutch Oven University - The only site you will need to have fantastic food while you camp.

Dutch Oven University - The only site you will need to have fantastic food while you camp. Bought a cook book for the castiron dutch oven I got but have yet to use it.

"The Three Sisters" Growing green beans up corn stalks, with squash trailing underneath, conserving water and suppressing weeds.

Three sisters: Plant corn, beans and squash together. Corn takes nitrogen, beans replace and grow up the corn stalks, squash is a natural "mulch" moisture barrier. Native American method I'm trying this this year!

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