Anne Francis

Anne Francis

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South Western Ontario, Canada / I am addicted to Pinterest! I lost myself the day my daughter showed me her boards. Some day I have to actually do some of the things I've saved.
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Author Joan Kelley and Canadian country superstar Michelle Wright have something in common: in the midst of busy lives in the public eye, both women volunteer with World Vision Canada.

All hail the great Rachel Maddow!

KEEP CALM AND WATCH RACHEL. Another original poster design created with the Keep Calm-o-matic. Buy this design or create your own original Keep Calm design now.

In early spring, when hostas are coming up, mix 10 parts water to 1 part ammonia, and pour over plant and soil. This will kill the 60,000 eggs each slug lays per year - Yuck! When the plants are grown, you can continue to put some of this mix in the ground, or spray directly onto slugs

This guide is about keeping slugs off hostas. Slugs are a common pest to Hostas and can munch large holes in their leaves. To protect your hostas, especially those growing in pots, cover the soil with used coffee grounds. Not a slug in sight!

Orange marigolds draw pollinators such as bees, as well as other "good" insects (ladybugs and lacewings) that help control the "bad" ones (aphids and caterpillars).

Zucchini and orange marigolds draw pollinators such as bees, as well as other "good" insects (ladybugs and lacewings) that help control the "bad" ones (aphids and caterpillars). It's a better way to boost plant health than using chemical pesticides,