May
16
2009

DIY: Paint Bucket Tomatoes

The lowly paint bucket.  It’s interesting how something so simple can have so many uses.  We haven’t had the time to set up a proper garden this year, but figured it would be nice to grow some tomatoes.  We’ve tried growing them in pots before, but it just didn’t work. Looking around on the intarwebs, I [...]

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Apr
23
2009

Saving the planet…or at least trying!

For the most part, we are all trying to do our best to lessen our effect on the environment.  Even simple things like switching to compact fluorescent lights, using re-usable bags at grocery stores, etc… make a difference.  One big thing I always see on TV and magazines is a water collection system.  Why use [...]

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