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Treating Plants With Powdery Mildew
What are the measurements for this solution? Powder vs water ratio?


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Choosing Long Blooming Flowers for Hanging Baskets?
Portulaca. This is my second year of having portulcaca in a hanging basket on my deck. Bloomed well into fall last year. Loves the sun, so would do well in your morning and noon sun spot. Portulaca comes in numerous colors, solid and dual colors.


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Homemade Exfoliator
May I have your recipe for the sea salt/olive oil mixture? Measurements, and if you mix it only before use? How often do you use it? You look great!


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Homemade Exfoliator
May I have your recipe for the baking soda/honey mixture? Measurements, and if you mix it only before use? How often do you use it? I need to try something soon. Thanks!


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Use Arches in Gardening
Would love to see a picture. My neighbor & I are going into our 2nd year with vegetable gardening. We had a bumper crop of squash & cucumbers last year and could have used this arches idea. We want to do beans this year. If you have pictures would love to see...


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Use Microwave To Refresh Masking Tape
I was putting away my Christmas decorations & needed to seal a box. Got my masking tape & sure enough it pulled off in pieces. Then I remembered your microwave tip. I thought what have I got to lose? If it works I am saved, if it doesnt I would be tossing the...


Cardinal and Woodpecker

Wildlife: Backyard Birds (Cardinal and Woodpecker)
Great picture! Isnt wildlife entertaining.


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Paper Towel Tube to Prevent Creases from Hanger
Great idea! Not only good for garments but for table clothes after ironing so they dont get a crease until the next time you use them. Thanks!


Papa's Hands

Photo: Papa's Hands
Fantastic photo. What a keepsake for when Alyssa is grown up to see her hands as a child helping papa. Black and white photo is perfect!


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Plantable Wedding Invitations
Ditto on everything everyone has posted so far! I too would like to know how you made the paper. Remember, a lot of patience, understanding and love can make a marriage partnership work. Best Wishes!


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Cleaning Different Stains from Pillow Top Mattress
There really is a product called Spray 9: There are several Spray9 products, which Spray9 product did you use to take the pee smell out?


Scenery: At Day's End
Ditto what Deeli wrote. Enlarge and frame it. Great in black and white, just like a seasoned professional!


Tera cotta birdbath.

Terra Cotta Garden Birdbath
Super! I love it. Joan E. is right, what a wonderful project for older kids ...perfect for up coming Mothers day. Thanks so much for the picture! I cant wait to get home, into my shed. I know I have lots of pots just waiting to be discovered. Good question...


Tera cotta birdbath.

Terra Cotta Garden Birdbath
What sealer did you use? Still love the idea!


Pop tabs attached to shower curtain hooks.

Pop Can Tabs for Shower Curtain Grommets
Super idea...and they dont rust either!


Sara (Chow Mix?)

Sara (Chow Mix?)
You will be blessed with unconditional love from Sara as she has been blessed with your rescuing her. With Saras eye and facial markings, she could be part Keeshond. Corky our rescued child is a Keeshond; they have distinct markings that look like glasses around...


Christmas Mailbox

Christmas Mailbox
What a wonderful idea, and how nice it looks. You are right you could create this for any occasion. You have inspired me to make one for Easter. When my mom passed away I couldnt part with her garden ducks...same ones you have. So they are going front and center...


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Food Ideas for 16th Birthday Party?
Thanks everyone for your ideas. We went with a semi-Hawaiian theme. Fruit kabobs were a big hit because all the girls are so weight conscience even some of the young men. Teriyaki chicken kabobs. Cup cakes arranged in the number 16, instead of a traditional...


Origami Lights

Origami LED Light Embellishments
I have never done Origami in my life, but with these thorough and easy to follow instructions (w/pictures helped) I made my first box on the FIRST try! Thanks for this great decorative idea. Forth of July will have an added feature on our deck! Red, White and...


Mother's Day Hat Cake

Mother's Day Hat Cake
LOVE IT! How wonderfully creative and simple, with so many decorative possibilities. Thanks for sharing.


An RV out in a mountainous area.

Ways To Save Money While RV-ing
This is a wonderful, comprehensive, informative how to list. Thanks. Is that your RV in the picture, if so what make is it? Looks like it has a bump out on the side, right?


Name painted on rock.

Welcome Rock
What kind of sealer did you use?


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Landscaping Ideas with Recycled Clay Roof Tiles?
I wish you lived near me! I would take them off your hands and use them for garden edging.


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Beverages for the Christmas Cactus
Thanks for the tip, I am going to try it. I have a Christmas Cactus that was my moms. She always was able to make it bloom. But in the last 9 years since shes been gone, it has only bloomed once and then only had about 3 blossoms. The greenery is very healty...


Ginger (Cocker Spaniel Mix)
Precious, simply precious. Those eyes steal your heart. Who could resist? Treasure her unconditional love. thanks for share the photo.


Reuse Plate Holder for Towels
Great idea, thanks for sharing! I too wanted something out of the ordinary for my guest bath -towel holder. When we were in a small shop in Lexington, VA I found an old wrought iron rolling pin (rack) holder. It too fit my desire for something unique, it is...



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