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DIY Outdoor Mud Pie Kitchen Set -- hours of pretend play fun!!

I loved making mud pies as a kid! Ah, who am I kidding? I still do! Using a few old crates, some old muffin tins, bowls and spoons, you have an instant outdoor kitchen

planters

What a cute idea. Just turn an appropriately sized cheap plastic pot upside down inside the large- and medium-sized pots and pour soil around them. This creates a platform for the next tier and saves money on potting soil.

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TIPSY POTS isn't this a real space saver! I could see this as an herb 'garden'--even on a back porch rooted in a large pot/planter with rocks to weigh it down and smaller pots for herbs.

How to keep pests out of your garden...including: Cutworms destroying your tomato plants? Cut a toilet paper roll in half and press half-way into the soil around each seedling as you plant them. It will serve as a barrier and is biodegradable to boot.

How to get rid of snails and slugs. 101 Gardening Secrets Experts Never Tell You>You can also deter slugs by using sand or gravel around the garden. They can't move around without a moist surface. Coffee (caffeine) will kill slugs and snails.

10 *Brilliant* Frugal Gardening Tricks!  I've used the tp roll trick for a few years now. When I plant the roll I leave a bit of it exposed. It not only helps to guide the plant upright but more importantly keeps the bugs away.  And I label each roll w the variety of seed so when I finally get around to marking the plants I have a quick reminder of what's what!

10 *Brilliant* Frugal Gardening Tricks When planting, leave the tp roll a bit of it exposed. It not only helps to guide the plant upright but more importantly keeps the bugs away + label each roll with see variety to know what's what

""This is a MUST READ for anyone growing tomatoes. There's LOTS of science behind this planting plan that makes super healthy plants. Links give even more advice/ with pictures.""

This is a MUST READ for anyone growing tomatoes. There's LOTS of science behind this planting plan that makes super healthy plants. Links give even more advice/ with pictures. -awesome article on tomato growing