This is definitely one of the quickest and easiest DIY projects we've done that provided almost instant gratification.  We now no longer have to fumble through a drawer filled with knives... Read More
Here are a few variations of Do It Yourself pasta drying racks.  The goal of each of these racks is to use as little space as possible, and requiring as little setup time as possible prior to... Read More
I can't say I'm a huge fan of traditional marigolds.  But this larger version with full, delicate foilage and large, showy blooms caught my attention.  The seeds I bought were labeled "... Read More
We have always loved growing and harvesting squash, zucchini, pumkin, and watermelon.  But for the past 2 years, by mid-June through July, our beautiful plants would suddenly wilt and die.... Read More
It's so disappointing when you realize that the reason your beautiful tomato plant has wilted overnight is because a vole ate its roots.  And it's equally frustrating when small trees and... Read More
There are plenty of articles and websites that say rabbits can be deterred by dogs.  Apparently the rabbits on our property do not read. We have a bull mastiff and a great pyrenees that... Read More
Keep An Opened Tube Of Caulk From Drying Out Apply a generous amount of hot glue to the opening of the caulk tube.  Keep adding layers to create a plug, which you can easily remove the... Read More
DIY Plant Fertilizer

DIY Plant Fertilizer

After a few Pinterest project fails, I was a little nervous about using the DIY plant fertilizers that were being posted.  Without knowing why different amounts of ingredients were being added,... Read More
Sprouting Seeds - Transplant Made Easy

Sprouting Seeds - Transplant Made Easy

The Problem I've tried virtually all the seed sprouting tricks posted on Pinterest and elsewhere on the internet.  I sprout a lot of seeds, so I wanted to find a quick and efficient process... Read More