What is This Plant?
From the photo it looks like a really large kanlanchoe...?
Uses for Prescription Bottles
In our area, a local vet uses them (tear your name off the label first) for animal prescriptions. He passes the savings on to his clients.
Growing Lavender in Texas
I live in the Texas Hill Country and have had trouble growing lavendar. Never had any luck at all from seeds, but a year ago I planted a lavendar plant I got at Walmart and it is thriving (right next to the rosemary). There is an herb farm over in Fredericksburg...
Uses for Leftover Fabric Scraps
I have a lot of scraps, too, and have been learning to crazy quilt. You can find instructions at There's www.caron-net.com/classes/classmayfiles/clasmay1.html and www.loopylace.com/crazyquiltstudio/lessons/gettingstart.htm There are lots of sites; these are...
Switch To Dollar Stores For Shopping
Our Dollar General takes coupons, so I collect coupons for shampoo, bath soap, cleansers, etc. and buy all that there--Suave, VO5, Palmolive. I do watch at both DG and Dollar Tree for "Made in China" on pet chews and snacks and avoid them. (Some are made in...