February 26, 2016

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Blooming Spirea

Pruning Spirea?This is a page about pruning spirea. Pruning spirea is actually fairly easy to do, whether you are pruning for shape or to rejuvenate a mature plant.


Pill Bottle First Aid Kit

Making a Pill Bottle First Aid KitThis is a page about making a pill bottle first aid kit. Having a mini first aid kit in your purse or backpack can come in handy.



Drying Flowers With Cat LitterThis is a page about drying flowers with cat litter. Clay based cat litter can be used to dry flowers.


Germinating seeds

Tips for Germinating SeedsThis is a page about tips for germinating seeds. It is not only less expensive to start your garden from seed, but often you can plant a wider variety of veggies and flowers.


Drying Flowers in a Bridal Bouquet

Drying Flowers in a Bridal Bouquet?This is a page about drying flowers in a bridal bouquet. One way to preserve your bridal bouquet is by drying the flowers.


A photo of seedlings in a germinating tray with garden tools.

Pre-treating Seeds to Speed GerminationThis is a page about pre-treating seeds to speed germination. Some seeds need special treatment before they will germinate.


Uses for Worn Out Rags

Uses for Worn Out Rags?This is a page about uses for worn out rags. Even rags that seem too worn out may still have a final use in them. Be creative.


A fenced vegetable and flower garden.

Fencing Your Vegetable GardenThis is a page about fencing your vegetable garden. Keeping pests such as dogs and rabbits out of your garden can often be accomplished by putting up a fence.


Seeds preparing to germinate.

Why Seeds Fail To GerminateThis is a page about why seeds fail to germinate. There can be a number of reasons that seeds don't germinate.


Visiting Knott's Berry Farm Marketplace

Visiting Knott's Berry Farm Marketplace...This is a page about Knott's Berry Farm Marketplace (Buena Park, CA). You can have a fun outing without the expense of the theme park by limiting your visit to the Knott's Berry Farm Marketplace.


Multicolored Alpine flowers.

Growing Alpine PlantsThis is a page about how to grow alpine plants. Because of the rather harsh climate that they grow in, alpine plants have made adaptions that can have a definite appeal for the home gardener.


Pressed plum blossoms

How to Press FlowersThis is a page about how to press flowers. Pressed flowers can be used in many craft projects. Pressing them is also a way to preserve special blooms.


Digging Tips for Gardeners

Digging Tips for GardenersThis is a page about digging tips for gardeners. Digging in your garden doesn't have to be simple drudgery and leave you with a backache.


Glue Sticks

Storing Glue SticksThis is a page about storing glue sticks. Some crafters use a lot of glue sticks for their projects.


Tools to Make Planting and Sowing Easier

Tools to Make Planting and Sowing EasierThis is a page about tools to make planting and sowing easier. Having the right tools for the job is always a good idea. This is no less true of gardening.


Christmas Birthday Party Ideas

Christmas Birthday Party IdeasThis is a page about Christmas birthday party ideas. It is sometimes difficult to plan a birthday party so close to, or on, a big holiday such as Christmas.


Cleaning Matte Finish Vinyl Flooring

Cleaning Matte Finish Vinyl Flooring?This is a page about cleaning matte finish vinyl flooring. When cleaning matte finish vinyl flooring be sure to use the right products for this flooring to keep it clean and looking new.


Cornmeal Roll Recipes

Cornmeal Roll RecipesThis page contains cornmeal roll recipes. Make these delicious rolls that have cornmeal and flour as their base.


mini hangers

DIY Paper Clip Barbie Clothes HangersThis is a page about DIY paper clip Barbie clothes hangers. Save money and have fun making your own hangers for your Barbie doll's clothes.


attach face

Making a Paper Plate Jack-O'-LanternThis is a page about making a paper plate Jack-o-lantern. Plan on making this cute kids' Halloween craft. It would make a nice alternative to carving a pumpkin for your little ones.



Fresh Asparagus with Garlic and Olive Oil

Fresh Asparagus with Garlic and Olive OilAh, what a flavorful vegetable dish this makes. Aromas fill the air and your palate. You may not want to get romantic and kiss anyone after all this garlic! Have a mint ready! :)


Spinach and Cheddar Quiche

Spinach and Cheddar QuicheI love quiche, it is one of my favorite light meals.



finished frame made from multicolor sticks

Popsicle Stick Picture FrameThis little frame is amazingly easy and quick to assemble. You can tie ribbon to it to hang on a wall, or you can make the optional stand to display it on a shelf.



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Selling Soda Pop Tabs?I live in east Los Angeles, California. My husband, for quite some time now, has been saving the soda tabs because he found out they are worth money. Where can I exchange them for cash?


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House Trained Dog Pooping Inside at Night?I have a Jack Russel who sleeps in the bathroom at night. She is 7 years old. She is trained to do her business outside and I stay with her until she goes. It is also routine to go straight before bed. However, occasionally in the mornings we wake up to poo in the bathroom, never pee.


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Finding Help After a House Fire?I had a bad house fire yesterday, 2-25-2016. I was at the doctor's office and got a call from the fire department. When I returned home my kitchen and everything was destroyed. I am looking for advice on where I might find help.


Fixing a Bad Perm?I got a perm about a week ago. After a few hours the curls dropped. I went back the next day and she said I probably slept on it funny. She noted she used a waving solution to try keep my hair soft. And, I felt like she was rushing through the rollers.


Asking Mom for a Bra?I'm 13 years old. I started wearing sports bras when I was around nine as my breasts are huge. Recently, I feel the need of a bra. I feel really embarrassed to talk to my mom about it, I've tried giving her a few hints, but she doesn't notice.


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Re-Dying Hair?I dyed my hair a reddish-orange color yesterday with a dark and lovely permanent hair dye. My natural hair is almost black with some grey. My hair color turned completely orange where the grey was and the darkest brown where my black hair is. I need to dye it again. Is it okay to dye it again 1 day later.


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Homemade Chili Seasoning Mix?I make a lot of chili and often use the little packets of chili seasoning for a quick seasoning. I would like a recipe to make up a large batch to have at hand to quickly season a pot of chili. When I have to pull out a dozen ingredients to season something I tend to just go with a mix.


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Best Litter for Controlling Cat Urine Odor?What cat litter is the best to remove the cat urine smell?


dark green leathery leafed plant

What Is This Houseplant?What type of plant is this?


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