Growing Green Peppers?I think these are green pepper plants, am I too late in the year to get peppers and shouldn't I have yellow flowers first?
Donating Used Greeting Cards?I have some really pretty used Christmas cards, birthday cards, and other greeting cards. I hate to throw them away, if I tear off the written part and just save the front of the card is there anywhere I can send them to be used for crafts. etc.?
Thinning Foundation Make-up?I have a favorite well known brand of make-up that seems to have gotten thicker than I like, is there any thing you can add to it to thin it out?
Identifying a Garden Plant?This bush was given to me by a friend who did not know the name of the plant or anything about it. I would like to know what it is and any growing information.
What Kind of Snake Was This?I had a snake come into my garage, fortunately my husband was able to kill it (while I freaked out). Can anyone identify it?
Making Microwavable Heating Pads?I plan to make small cloth heating pads out of left over material and warm them up in the microwave. Does any one have any ideas on what to put in it to hold the heat?
Using Red Pepper in Homemade Suet?I make my own suet and usually put a tablespoon of cayenne pepper in the mixture to ward off squirrels from eating it. Unfortunately I bought red pepper by mistake, can anyone tell me if I use it instead will it make any difference?
Identifying Trees?I have 6 little trees growing in my front lawn, even though we have not had rain in Raleigh NC in quite some time, they are still nice and green. I plan to offer local persons the opportunity to come and dig them up for free. Can any one tell me what these little trees are?
Growing Cherry Tomatoes?I live in Raleigh, North Carolina. My cherry tomato plants are nice and green, but so are the cherry tomatoes. Is it too late in the year for them to turn red before we get the first frost?
When to Start Feeding Hummingbirds?Can any one tell me when to put out my hummingbird feeders in Raleigh, North Carolina?
Homemade Snake Repellant Using Mothballs?I have read that a snake will not come anywhere near if they can smell moth balls. I had a poisonous snake come into my kitchen thru the open door of my garage. And I would like to know if it would be any help to hang a bag of moth balls by my kitchen door?
Identifying a Bird (Towhee)?Can anyone tell me what kind of bird this is?
Growing Mimosa Trees in New Hampshire?I have several mimosa trees growing in my yard. They are small enough that I plan to dig up a few and take them to my daughter in New Hampshire. Does anyone know if that kind of tree will survive the harsh winters, my daughter always gets a foot or more of snow?
Thinning Acrylic Paint?What can I mix with acrylic paint to make it thinner?
Removing Gorilla Glue from Skin?Does anyone know how to get Gorilla Glue off of my finger tips?
Starting a Rose Cutting in a Potato?Does any one know if putting the stem of a rose in a potato and then burying it in dirt really works and how long does it take to grow roots?
Getting Rid of Condensation Between Glass on Sliding Door?I have a double glass sliding door that has condensation collect in between the glass. Sometimes it is to the point where you cannot see out of it. Does any one know a way of getting rid of this besides replacing the glass?
Squirrels Eating from Suet Feeder?How can I stop squirrels from eating out of my hanging suet bird feeder?
Cleaning White Substance Off Brick Patio?I have a patio that is made of bricks, now I am getting a white substance on some of these. How can I get rid of it and what is making it that color?
Growing a Weeping Willow for a Cutting?I am trying to grow a weeping willow tree from a branch. I understand you can boil a branch in water to make a rooting hormone for other plants, if I boil my branch in water will it help the branch itself to grow?
Potted Avocado Tree Wilted in the Sun?I have grown an avocado tree from the pit. I would say it is over 2 years old. It is 3 1/2 feet tall. I know it needs to go in a bigger pot, but I put it out in the sun (hot day 90+ degrees) and it wilted; have I killed it?
Keeping Yellow Jackets Away from Hummingbird Feeder?How can I stop yellow jackets from flying around the "port hole" of my hummingbird feeder?
Finding Mail-in Rebates?Is there a site where you can print out mail-in rebate forms for any and all products? I am looking for a list of all the companies that offer mail-in rebates.
Growing an Avocado Tree from Seed?I watched a "how to grow" video and it suggested that you peel off the brown outed layer of the avocado seed and then place it in water. I was really surprised to find next day that the seed was almost covered in a brown layer again. Is this unusual, has anyone had that happen?
Keeping Squirrels from Eating Homemade Suet?I plan to make my own suet for the birds. What can I also include to keep the squirrels from eating it? I have a pair of woodpeckers that come daily, and now I have baby ones coming, but the squirrels keep eating most of the suet. Can I mix cayenne pepper in and how much or chopped up regular hot peppers?
Planting an Avocado Tree Outside?My avocado tree has grown to about 3 1/2 feet from the pit. I have had it in the house in a window since starting it, probably 2 or 3 years ago. I want to move it outside either in a larger pot or in the ground. I am in zone 7 or 8 in North Carolina. Can it survive being out doors?
Stubborn Toilet Stain?I have a brown stain at the bottom of a toilet (it looks like someone had not flushed) that I cannot get it off with a regular brush and Ajax. Can any one tell me how to remove this stain?
Feeding Wild Birds Suet?Should I continue putting suet out in a suet cage during the winter?
Rehydrating Dried Out Acrylic Craft Paint?I have about 50 bottles of acrylic paint, all different colors, that I have not used for several years. Some have just about dried up and in some the paint has gotten thick. Any suggestions on what I can add to make them useable again?
Is the Red Dye in Hummingbird Nectar Safe?I have always made my own sugar water for my hummingbird feeders. But a friend gave me a box of powder called "Instant Nectar" is says "the bright red tone is non-toxic and harmless to hummingbirds", but I have heard that the red is harmful, can any one tell me if this is true?
Does the Medicine Man Hearing Remedy Work?Can any one give me any information on the book "The Medicine Man Hearing Remedy That Will Reverse Your Hearing Loss"? Does any one know if by reading and following directions, that it will actually work or is it a scam?