This really works - we did it for our raised beds and regular garden, no weeds for two years!! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass and weed seeds that were present in the soil on planting will be dead. It’s green, it’s cheaper than fabric, and when you decide to remove or redesign the bed later on, you will not have the headache you would with fabric. (another pinner said)

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Put newspaper over the dirt pages thick & then cover it with mulch. The newspaper will prevent any grass & weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months. By that time, any grass & weed seeds that had been pres

Parts of the Newspaper…I couldn't get to the blog…but what a great bulletin board!

Parts of the Newspaper - Have the students work on the different parts in order to create a classroom newsletter. Something simpler but this idea.

I originally did this tutorial for 100LayerCake.com, and it remains one of my favorite projects.  Here I’ll share the original post, plus some extra photos and details about how I make paper roses. These unique flowers can be bound into bouquets, or worked into creative centerpieces and decorations.   I use [...]

Paper Flower Tutorial: Storybook Paper Roses

The original tutorial for for Storybook paper roses, as seen on 100 Layer Cake. This is my technique for making roses out of book pages or sheet music.

A older man reading the newspaper on the subway. | 32 Revealing Photos Of New York City In The 1970s

32 Revealing Photos Of New York City In The 1970s

The caption of the newspaper reads "John Watson clears Sherlock Holmes name" :'(

The caption of the newspaper reads "John Watson clears Sherlock Holmes name" oh gosh im crying now. *hugs sherlock*THIS IS NNNOOOTTT OKAY!

Looking for ways to work news into your classroom curriculum? Check out these great ideas for connecting current events to all subjects.

25 ideas for teaching current events - I like the "create historical newspaper" one utilizing 5 Ws especially when I run out of warm ups and bell ringers.

Very good step-by-step to make #Papercrete. A mix of about 3 parts paper pulp, 2 parts Portland cement and 1 part perlite. Lighter than hyperturfa and perfect newspaper recycling. Should also be good to make #raised beds and #retaining walls.

Very good step-by-step to make Papercrete. A mix of about 3 parts paper pulp, 2 parts Portland cement and 1 part perlite. Lighter than hyperturfa and perfect newspaper recycling. Should also be good to make raised beds and retaining walls.

Remember looking at the "movie page" in the newspaper for show times?  I love the titles that were showing at that time and THE PRICES!!!!

Remember looking at the "movie page" in the newspaper for show times? Not only do I remember it but I also saw Star Wars as a tiny kid in this exact theater listed. bloooows my mind!

The Newspaper Nails Manicure

The Newspaper Nails Manicure - tried this out on nude colour and it worked like magic. Awesome for girls who are a little bit quirky :)

How to make a basket from newspaper! --Awesome way to recycle the tons of newspaper you accumulate after moving!

How to make a basket from newspaper! --Awesome way to recycle the tons of newspaper. Fun activity for Earth day and recycling activity.

A series of infographics dashboards produced for Raconteur, a weekly special interest report supplement featured in The Times and The Sunday Times newspaper.  Each dashboard is used as a centre spread within the newspaper to summarise the report.  A simplified approach to complex data sets make the content engaging and easy to digest.  Illustrated, designed and visualised by London design agency The Surgery, these reports provides companies and organisations with an effective, informative…

A series of infographics dashboards produced for Raconteur, a weekly special interest report supplement featured in The Times and The Sunday Times newspaper. Each dashboard is used as a centre spread within the newspaper to summarise the report. A simpli…

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