Japanese have the concepts of Goshiki - five colors Goho - five methods Gomi - five flavors Gokan - five senses gokan no mon - five outlooks and viewpoints It may be worthwhile to try to achieve these 5 5s in your meals. To please the palate the eye and more. From Realfood University
A DIY Life: Part 1- Picking Plantain – An awesome medicinal yard weed.
A DIY Life: Picking Plantain, An awesome medicinal yard weed. - We've been using plantain a lot at our house this summer. Pick a leaf, crush it between your fingers, then rub on a mosquito bite for instant relief. I'll have to try some of these recipes.
20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (with pictures!)
Whether you have a vegetable garden, rose garden or weed garden, here is the best round up of gardening tips and ideas that you've probably never tried! All of these little tricks are resourceful ideas for a beginner or even the novice green thumb.
How to Kill Poison Ivy Combine 1 gallon white vinegar with 1 cup salt and 2 TBSP blue dawn dish soap. * Once all the ingredients have been mixed well pour mixture into a spray bottle. * Spray poison ivy. Be careful not to get it on your other plants because this mixture will kill anything you spray. Going to try this! It's everywhere:(
another pinner said : Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. 1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar 1/4 c table salt 1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes 1/2 gallon for around $6.40 It worked better than Round Up @ Interior Design Ideas
Who hasn’t seen those pesky yellow weeds pop up in the garden from time to time? Yet try as you might – from picking them to poisoning them – nothing keeps them at bay for too long. Perhaps it’s time you embraced the tenacious dandelion and all the benefits it can bring? The Health Benefits of Dandelions Dandelion has been used throughout history to treat… [read more]