Theresa Minichiello

Theresa Minichiello

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Nielsen-Massey Vanillas | Recipes | French Almond Macaroons

French Almond Macaroons recipe by Nielsen-Massey. Delectable but Zesty French Almond Macaroons. Serves Find more great Desserts, Macaroons recipes at Kitchen Goddess.

Get Rid of Ants: Put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it, take it 'home,' 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!

Get Rid of Ants: Put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it, take it 'home,' 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!

Regrow roses!!! "My neighbor has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, he pushes the bottom end into a small potato, which he believes keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots. It sounds crazy, but his row of allotment roses is proof it works." (quote from link)

Growing Rose From Cutting. Simply plunge the cuttings of roses into the ground. The secret of success is the humble potato! Before planting cuttings, push the bottom end into a small potato, which keeps the cuttings moist as they develop roots.

DIY Hanging Pallet Bed - Love This!

I love this idea of a hanging bed within the garden and even more as it is made from a repurposed pallet ! The tutorial to make this pallet swing bed is av

Attach short pieces of hose or plastic tubing to the metal rake, counting the tines so that the hoses are spaced equally. As you drag the rake across the prepared soil, you have an instant planting grid and row markers.

Instant Planting Grid: Attach short pieces of hose/plastic tubing to metal rake, counting tines so that hoses are spaced equally. Dragging rake across prepared soil, creates instant planting grid/row markers.

Flower Pot Drain Hole Cover: Just lay a coffee filter in the bottom of the pot covering the hole before filling the pot. The soil will stay in the pot and the water will still drain out because that is what coffee filters are designed to do; let water through. They last for a long time, too; by the time they fall apart, the potting soil is well packed and the plant has roots that hold the soil together.

Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!

Clean up lavender, easy trimming guide

Cleaning up lavender plants: Only remove a third of leafy growth. Cutting too late in the season, back to bare woody stems, or removing too much foliage stresses the plant and often kills it.

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!

Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn. Add 2 tablespoons of Epsom salt to a gallon of water and spray your lawn for a lusher, greener lawn.

The benefits of WOOD ASH in the garden.

Make lye water out of ash. You can boil spoons of ash (clean white/grey fluffy ash) with water and then filter it with a coffee - Alternative Gardning: The benefits of WOOD ASH in the garden