Replace seasonal plants!! (this method is used in many public gardens).

pot-in-pot method. makes it easy to replace seasonal plants. this method is used in many public gardens.

Glass stovetop cleaning! ...definitely trying this!!

Cleaning Glass Cooktop: hot/soapy water rag baking soda sprinkle baking soda on stove top liberally. Get rag wet in hot/soapy water, squeeze out some water. Let rage lay on stove 15 min then scrub clean.

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET.

Build a Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug - Build a Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET.

I love this girl's blog about thrifty living :) here's a quote from her blog: "Oh yes ladies and gents you did not read wrong. I am 100% serious. My family of 4 lives on about $14,000 a year. We are not in debt, and own our home and both our cars. Want to know how we do this all and still save money? Well I am going to share some tips that have helped us along the way."

Well I am going to share some tips that have helped us along the way.

old galvanized garden

Wish i could find this many washtubs! Container garden- I love this. Great use for old washtubs.

DIY:   Dividing Perennials - link lists what plants to divide, how to divide & how often.

Dividing Perennials

DIY: Dividing Perennials - link lists what plants to divide, how to divide & how often. So could have used this when I was dividing my hostas and lillies.

Tips- removing permanent marker

Tips #2

How to remove permanent marker from everything! How to remove ‘permanent’ marker! Clothes –hand sanitizer Walls –toothpaste or hairspray* Carpet –white vinegar Wood –rubbing alcohol don’t scrub too hard with hairspray, you don’t want to remove the paint!

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!

To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. 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!

The secret to updating old brass doorknobs! Great tips!

10 DIY Home Improvement Ideas: How to make the most of what you have (like spray painting old doorknobs!Spray paint all brass door knobs.

Soak a paper towel in vinegar and wrap around sink fixtures for about an hour to remove hard water stains.

10 Tricks for a Clean House

DIY Natural Window Screen Spray - Dissolves Dust!;-)

DIY Natural Window Screen Spray - 4 tsp Baking Soda - it's great for dissolving all the dirt that builds up on the screens plus it deodorizes them cups Water - distilled water would be even better --a few drops Antimicrobial Essential Oil

"I was in Ulta today and a sales lady dropped nail polish. They immediately began pouring sugar on it. Did you know sugar makes nail polish clump up and you can sweep it right off the floor? No scrubbing needed."

Nail Polish off of floor. A sales lady dropped nail polish on the floor. They immediately began pouring sugar on it. Did you know sugar makes nail polish clump up and you can sweep it right off the floor? No scrubbing at all!

Boxwood and Hosta...great texture changes.

A great shade or part shade combo for Missouri: wild ginger, hosta gold standard and boxwood.

Spray Garden stones that catch the sun and they will glow at night! I want a case of this!!!

Krylon Glowz Spray Paint is a glow in the dark spray paint from Krylon. Krylon Glowz will make any object glow in the dark. Use this craft paint to spray paint any craft project with a glow in the dark finish. Krylon Spray Paints are easy to use!

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