The Real Seed Company - an independent seed company that sells heirloom and rare varieties of seeds. They don't sell hybrids that are sterile, and give you advice on how to collect the seed so that you can keep the varieties going and not buy seed in future years!
Bling Out Your Backyard. I didn't even know which board to put this on. GLASS MARBLES: What cheap children’s toy shines like a jewel? Marbles! To add a little personality to your fence, drill small holes in the fence and insert marbles. For a unique feel, search for vintage marbles that vary in size. For step-by-step instructions on bedazzling your fence, visit: Garden Drama.
To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. They can’t digest it so it kills them. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you don’t have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!