Spray your weeds with diluted vinegar.not only will it kill them, but the plants and soil love it. Read how here, and see the before and after pictures. I just learned about this in my winter gardening class the other day and the teacher has done it for
Do-It-Yourself Food Scrap Digester/Composter. Properly composted food scraps can be turned into an excellent fertilizer for gardens. Learn how to put this easy system together. I have always wanted to try composting.
This summer -- Make a container garden for growing cucumbers, tomatoes, etc. in rubbermaid tubs. Great idea if you live in an apartment or just don't have the yard space, or you have a ton of extra containers sitting around like I do