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Don't throw out the water your boil your eggs in. This water contains tons of calcium that your plants will love. Just let the water cool and dump it on your plants. I also save my egg shells, rinse them out real well, smash them up then mix them with dirt and/or potting soil before planting any plants. For someone who doesn't have a green thumb, I have had great success with this

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Boiled Eggs: Don't throw out the water you boil your eggs in. It contains tons of calcium plants love. Let water cool and dump it on plants. Save egg shells, rinse them out really well, crumble, then mix in with dirt and/or potting soil before planting.

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Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Plants Blooming

DIY of the day! Did you know that you can simply plant the top of a pineapple in a pot and grow another?  (via Planting A Pineapple — Tickled Red - StumbleUpon)

Did you know that you can simply plant the top of a pineapple in a pot and grow another? Coolest house plant ever! I want to do this :)DIY of the day! Did you know that you can simply plant the top of a pineapple in a pot and grow another?

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

keep shells in open container in fridge. When full, crush shells into small bits and sprinkle around base of plants. Sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on garden and add touch of calcium to soil.

DIY Miracle Grow: 1 gallon of water, 1 tbsp epsom salt, 1 tsp baking soda, 1/2 tsp of Household ammonia. Mix all ingredients together and use once a month on your plants.

Make natural fertilizer/DIY Miracle Grow: 1 gallon of water, 1 tbsp epsom salt, 1 tsp baking soda, tsp of Household ammonia. Mix all ingredients together and use once a month on your plants.

Putting a sponge at the bottom of your potted plant.   RETAINS MOISTURE during hot dry weather.  And blocks soil leakage from the holes.

10 Clever Gardening Tips and Tricks for Beginners

Use Sponges to Keep Water-Loving Plants Moist. "Nice way to cover the drain hole, too, so dirt doesn't escape.

Eggshells ~Weed killer~ Each time you creak an egg collect in the plastic container, egg shell and put in the fridge. Crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

"Don't throw your eggshells away. They are great for the garden in so many ways! And they're a cheap way to make diatomaceous earth. (Bugs don't like it)" Small Garden Ideas garden gardening

Use Old Coffee Grinds in your garden. Tomatoes love it!! They add nitrogen to the soil, boost foliage growth and deter pests. If you don't drink much coffee,

How to Reuse Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Mix used coffee grounds with crushed dry egg shells and tomato plant blossoms won't rot. We use to own a restaurant, and saved coffee grounds and egg shells for my Father.

Homemade Earth-Friendly Insecticidal Soap (Repels pests, deer and bunnies from your garden plants!)

Sweet Peas and Pumpkins: Homemade Earth-Friendly Insecticidal Soap (Repels Deer and Bunnies too) - 1 head of garlic, 1 tablespoon red pepper flakes, 1 cup water

6 Things that'll keep bad bugs out of your garden

There are some plants that give off a scent that repels those bugs and keeps them away from your precious produce. Such plants – like marigolds and the borage herb plant – are very effective at keeping those pests away from your tomato plants. Plant th

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Rosina’s way to MAKE YOUR OWN SOIL!

How to layer material for a raised bed garden without importing expensive potting mix & topsoil: Layer: Straw mulch Compost Newspaper/ cardboard Grass clippings Rough mulch Branches Lasagne gardening?

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Rootvue Farm® Garden Laboratory Kit - Get an underground view of vegetables as they grow from seed to harvest. Great for kids and adults!

Planting Seeds in Eggshells

Planting seeds in Eggshells

Save your large egg shells next time and plant with seeds. Once plants are large enough, just transfer the whole egg into the ground. The shell is actually a great fertilizer and the roots will be able to break right through.

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Alternative Gardning: Homemade Fertilizer For Lawns. supposed to be really great for your grass - growth, green, and killing bugs that ruin your lawn! 'm going to try this on part of the backyard lawn that isn't doing that great anyway

In Japan they have square watermelons.They get square watermelons by growing them inside of square glass cases. That way they can fit easily into a refrigerator, and you can stack things on them. Square watermelons are expensive though (10,000 yen or about $82). Compare that to regular round watermelons which cost about $15-20 in Japan.

Want to grow square Watermelon. Yep you read it right. If you do, find a waterproof box and use it to put a small watermelon in with the lid open so the vines can grow out, takes all season but keeps pests away and makes a great square watermelon!

John Krasinski Walks Like a Marionette on Conan O'Brien

John Krasinski Walks Like a Marionette on Conan O'Brien

Victoria's Secret Model Workout- 10 Minute Fat Blasting Circuit- This is one of my favorites!

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