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. Awesome! | Craft ~ Your ~ HomeCraft ~ Your ~ Home
Just because it’s snowing outside doesn’t mean you can’t get a head start on your garden for next year. Countertop greenhouses are one of my favorite projects for Spring Break when the kids are out of school. They love to help with the planting and it’s a fun activity to do
Simple Green is truly a versatile all-purpose cleaner. Use it in the laundry, spot clean clothes, mop with it, clean wood or use it just about anywhere to clean any washable surface including dirt, grease and much more!
I don’t know if I’ve ever been so happy that warmer days are just around the corner. I’m almost giddy over the daffodils in the back yard and the green on my spring mantle! Isn’t it just amazing how a hard winter can make for a sweeter spring? Maybe our bodies crave the warmth of... Read More »
Inspired by the colors and aromas of nature, cut fruit makes a very appealing centerpiece when it's done right. Just be sure to use a variety of fruits that will stay firm for the duration -- melon, pineapple, peaches, apricots and grapes would all be good choices. You'll also need wooden skewers of varying lengths and a stable base. If the idea of cut fruit displayed on skewers is too casual for you, try slicing lemons, limes or oranges into ice water and adding the mixture to a crystal…