Gomestic comes through again with another list of additional uses for a household item: Fifteen Wonderful Uses for Tea.Soothe razor burn.Refresh tired eyes.Ease pain and bleeding of a lost tooth.De-stink your feet.Relieve pain from shots and injections.Reduce pain from sunburn.Salve poison ivy rash.Gargle to reduce toothache. Wash your hair. Clean wood furniture. Nourish your roses. Clean a mirror.Keep potted plants healthierUse as potpourri.Feed your compost bin. [Photo from JupiterImages]
Well-written, comprehensive article on poisonous and irritating plants commonly encountered in woods and home gardens. Includes photos of the plants, description of the parts of the plant, usual skin reactions, and local care/treatment !
DIY Faux Kintsugi. Kintsugi is a Japanese art in which broken ceramics and pottery are fixed with resin and powdered gold dating back to the 15th century. It is the process of taking something that is broken and, to many, now worthless and transforming it into a work of art. It is both beautiful and broken.