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Are you looking for a simple homemade weed killer that's safe for the environment, but also tough on weeds? Give this recipe a try. Recipe 1 gallon (4.5 liters) of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt 1/2 cup liquid dish soap (any brand) Funnel Pour 1 cup of vinegar from gallon bottle, set a...
When do you start planting your seeds? Some seeds germinate well in cooler temperatures and others need it warmer. Check out this handy list below. For the full size chart head to Roots Nursery. Let me know if you found this information helpful and write a comment.Marlies' blog |...
This simple graphic helps you figure out if your veggies need full sun or if they can do well in the shade. Full SunPlants grown in full sun need to be watered regularly or they will be parched. Fruit and roots:  tomato, peppers and squash Partial ShadePlants grown in partial shad...
Gardening season is just around the corner and your garden will grow much better if the soil has the correct PH level. Here is a simple test you can do yourself: Take two containers and put your garden soil in it to test Add ½ cup of vinegar to one container and stir If it fizzes our...
If you were an animal: dog, mouse, lion, cat, dove, turtle, panther or monkey, which one would you be? Find your birth date and then read the information about your animal … This zodiac showed up in my Facebook stream, … [Read more]Related Posts:February 2013 Numerology For...
Just came across this article that was written in 2009 by Shane Claiborne and just had to share it. It really makes you think. I found that Ghandi quote in the article very poignant: At one point Gandhi was asked … [Read more]Related Posts:Abraham Hicks Workshop – July 4, 2...
Just came across this helpful infographic at WP Template with the most popular WordPress plugins. If you are new to WordPress or long time user, it is always helpful to see what others are doing. The list with the links … [Read more]Related Posts:WordPress Multisite – Setup...
As an Internet marketer you get bombarded with so much information as to what’s the best wasy to create a landing page that works. This article is pretty comprehensive and helpful: 15 Steps to the Ultimate Lead Capture Landing Page … [Read more]Related Posts:The 100+ BEST A...
This article just arrived in my inbox and boy, do I agree with it. I haven't watched any news since the turn of the century and tell my husband that I am not interested in watching bad news and propaganda. Quote from the article: "News media have become a competitive blood sport...
Many times I have wondered what the best apps are Windows and now also for my  Android Nexus tablet. Here is a page with the 100 best apps for every platform. After reviewing thousands of software products, asking their readers for … [Read more]Related Posts:What Is The Best Way ...
Is it worth it to setup a WordPress Multisite Blog and how do you do it? The answer to the first part of the question is yes. I run my MCUniverse website as a multisite blog and am very happy … [Read more]Related Posts:What Do Successful Businesses and Blogs Have in Common?What&#...
To create a great tweet you only have 140 character, not much to play with. Here are a couple of tips to make your tweet stand out: The best way to get your message across is to style your tweet … [Read more]Related Posts:What Is The Best Way to Create a Lead Capture Landing Page...
Building a successful blog has the same building blocks as building a successful business as this article points out: 5 Powerful Steps to Building a 6-Figure Blog/     … [Read more]Related Posts:Where Do You Get Your Inspiration to Become Successful in…WordPress ...
I made this a long time ago in 2002, my how time flies. My son loves the Irish accent and always say ‘O, me lucky charms’. So one day I decided to create a CD with a leprechaun, a rainbow, … [Read more]Related Posts:Painting With Polymer Clay On CD – ValentinePa...
Is there a psychology of colors and why should you care? As a crafter, graphic and web designer color plays a big factor in my creations. Just take a peek at the Wikipedia entry to see what a big part … [Read more]Related Posts:Adding YouTube Video to Facebook PostInteresting Mar...
Is there a psychology of colors and why should you care? As a crafter, graphic and web designer color plays a big factor in our creations. Just take a peek at the Wikipedia entry to see what a big part color … [Read more]Related Posts:2013 Horizontal Monitor Strip CalendarsHow do...
Country singer Stompin Tom Connors died on March 6, 2013. Why would I want to write about this? Well, my first introduction to him was his song "Bud the Spud", when I got married in the mid seventies. I found his songs corny, but also folksy. To learn more about Stompin Tom listen t...
The universal March numerology forecast indicates that this month will be a month with the overwhelming feeling of completion, but the time is not right to attempt new ventures just yet. . . Read the rest for the #9 below. The … Continue reading →Related Posts:March 2011 Nu...
I have no idea what’s going on with the Internet browsers, but it is driving me crazy. I thought I had finally managed to get myself organized so that I could work without crashes and hickups. Well, it looks like … Continue reading →Related Posts:Tool to Check Your Fa...
How do you react when things don't go the way you had planned? Do you freak out, lash out and get upset or do you take it as a hint from the Universe that it had something better, different in store? I just spent some time in Europe with my mom to celebrate her 86th birthday. We mad...
The universal February numerology forecast indicates that this month will be a month of responsibility and hard work and you will feel very confident.... Read the rest for the #8 below. The number information in italics is for the current … Continue reading →Related Posts:F...
Originally posted on 25/09 2007 I came across this info in a newsgroup and with all the current interest in the movie ‘The Secret’ I found it gave a fuller picture of the process.       The Secret of … Continue reading →Related Posts:10 Secrets fo...
My main interest is in Numerology, but that does not mean I am not interested in Astrology. I have quite a bit of knowledge about it, but there are so many wonderful sites online that I am happy to use … Continue reading →Related Posts:Friday the Thirteenth – Is It Lu...
With 2013 just around the corner and it was time to update this calendar. It is simple and very handy. All you have to do is print it on card stock, score the marked lines and glue together. Originally I … Continue reading →Related Posts:My Printable 2010 Calendars Made It ...
The universal January numerology forecast indicates that we will are off to a slow start. If we try to go fast the universe will find a way slow us down. Make family an important part this month... Read the rest … Continue reading →Related Posts:January 2011 Numerology Fore...
Imagine my surprise when I discovered that there has now been a 5th Agreement added to the initial four. This one is a collaboration between don Miguel Ruiz and his son don Jose Ruiz BE SKEPTICAL, BUT LEARN TO LISTEN … Continue reading →Related Posts:Simple and Profound ...
After reading “the 4 Agreements” by Don Miguel Ruiz and being blows away by its content, I bought another of his books called “the Mastery of Love“. I loved it so much I just had to share some of the … Continue reading →Related Posts:There Is Now a 5...
A few years ago one of my daughter gave me this book as a gift: ‘the 4 Agreements‘ by don Miguel Ruiz. I was totally taken by the simplicity of the idea and the profound effect they had. BE IMPECCABLE … Continue reading →Related Posts:There Is Now a 5th AgreementInspiration...
The universal December numerology forecast indicates that we will be feeling strong and confident. Long-awaited change will help with business opportunities... Read the rest for the #7 below. The number information in italics is for the current month’s universal forecast. … Conti...
My next experiment was creating a quilt design with polymer clay on the CD. I had received some polymer clay for Christmas and was anxious to try it out. I found a quilt pattern I liked and played around with … Continue reading →
Now I was really into using polymer clay and started to make all kinds of canes. But what to do with them? I came across a cool design of the Chinese symbol for Courage and a design of stone steps. … Continue reading →
My daughter once sent me a photo of her cat and I traced it in my graphics program and now decided to use that for my polymer clay painting. I think this is one cool looking cat. I printed out … Continue reading →
I had come across this picture at a rubber stamping site and liked it. As I am not into rubber stamping I tried to come up with other uses of the image and decided it was perfect for my polymer … Continue reading →
Sometimes I want to change things up a bit, so instead of making printed cards I do paper embroidered one. Here are a few simple one one of Christmas trees. For paper embroidery instructions check out this page. Find a … Continue reading →
My Santa painting came about as a gift for our neighbors to hang on their Christmas tree. My next experiment came when I purchased a pasta machine to condition the clay. As it is a a regular pasta machine it … Continue reading →
My next experiment painting with polymer clay came when I purchased a pasta machine to condition the clay. As it is a a regular pasta machine it has also the option to cut the pasta into different widths. So I … Continue reading →
In the fall of 2001 I got involved with polymer clay. So when it was time to make Christmas gifts I had the idea of using CDs as canvas and polymer clay as the paint. The 2 cats is my … Continue reading →
Random quotes that just might have the message/inspiration you need at this time. “All is a miracle. The order of nature, the revolution of hundred million world around a million of suns, the activity of light, the life of animals, … Continue reading →
When it comes to social media it is very easy to get lost and spend way to much time there, but how do you solve that dilemma? When it comes to social media tips I like to follow Mari Smith … Continue reading →
May 2004 Over the last few months I have become aware of something called Pixel Painting. The result is usually a small picture that has an outline 1 pixel wide and then is colored in. A search in a search … Continue reading →