A no-fuss recycled windowsill herb garden. Self-watering planters like these aren’t a new idea. This version looks nice & works great for small herbs and plants. Empty beer bottles or make a larger garden with wine bottles.
Keep egg shells in open container in fridge. When the container is full, crush shells into small bits and sprinkle them around base of your plants. Sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails other bugs & adds touch of calcium to soil.
How to Grow an Avocado Tree : Eat an avocado (fun part) - Clean-off the pit - Suspend it over a dish of water with toothpicks (half-submerged) - Wait 3 to 6 weeks for it to sprout. Seriously going to try this