Okay, so these two topics don't really have much to do with each other, but they do have to do with gardening in the big scheme of things. And I have pictures.
Lasagna gardening has grown in popularity over the past few years. I love it because I can get rid of the grass and weeds without having to break a sweat. Check out the simple 'how to' details here.
Below are a couple pictures of the process in one of my border beds. I believe that 'more is better' when it comes to layers of newspaper.
Below are two pictures of my hoya plant in bloom. It is such a fun and easy plant to grow--mine thrives with neglect. Now that's my kind of plant.