1. Feed the hummingbirds.
2. Help the bees.
You can give bees an energy boost by placing a small cup of sugar water in your garden near the plants they normally visit. Mix 1:2 water and sugar until dissolved. Use an egg cup and only put out 2 – 3 Tablespoons of sugar water at a time. You don’t want birds trying to bathe in it.
3. Cure your boo-boos.
4. Cure a tongue burn.
5. Make your own sugar scrub.
6. Make your cut flowers last longer.
“Add three teaspoons of sugar and two tablespoons of white vinegar per quart of warm water for fresh-cut flowers. The sugar feeds the stems and the vinegar restricts the growth of bacteria.” (Read more about sugar uses.)