Repurposed Coffee Can Birdfeeders

Repurposed Coffee Can Birdfeeders

This simple looking bird feeder craft caught my attention immediately. It’s so adorable and is a great spring time project. I think my daughter will want to make both the bee and the ladybug.

Eliminate insects around the garden

Eliminate insects around the garden

If the bugs are feasting on the fruits and vegetables in your garden, give them the boot with this simple, nonpoisonous trap. Fill a 2-liter soda bottle with 1 cup apple cider vinegar and 1 cup sugar. Next, slice up a banana peel into small pieces, put them in the bottle, add 1 cup cold [...]
Wipe away mealybugs

Wipe away mealybugs

They’re among the most insidious and common pests on both houseplants and in the garden. But you can nip a mealybug invasion in the bud by dabbing the insects with a cotton swab dipped in full-strength white vinegar. You may need to use a handful of swabs, but the vinegar will kill the fluffy monsters [...]