A great tip for keeping flies at bay, cut a lemon in half and add cloves to it. Set out in bowls about 30 min before food will be going on the table. The smell with leave your party pest free (at least the little kinds).
What a beautiful way to preserve all of those autumn leaves that your child brings to you in the fall! Rather than throwing them away, you can make this beautiful fall wreath together and keep it all season long!
Two goldfinches have a mid-air fight after struggling to get enough space on a bird feeder in a British back garden. Photographer Laurie Campbell snapped away from a hide in his garden for 30 hours to get a picture he was happy with. Laurie, from Berwick-on-Tweed, Northumberland, said: "It can take weeks for the goldfinches to find this bait but once they do, they are hooked."
butterflies fly, fly away: this sort of paper cutting project with the exacto knife we were looking at last class. once again, a 3d project that pops out from the usual typicality of artwork would be so cool to encompass in our visual art 1 class. i especially like these colorful, patterned paper butterflies. they form a rainbow value scale and come out three dimensionally from a 2d book.