Big mistake, big lesson

Since every mistake is a lesson our biggest blunders may be our greatest treasures. If only we didn't have to pay the price!

Can we avoid the cost and advance as a group by pooling our bloopers?

That's the idea!

Here in this department are

Worst mistakes from those-who-will-remain-anonymous

Choose from the list below "Big Mistake" on our site directory, or search our site for the word "mistake" to read articles like:

Pretty Rocky Path, Growing Concerns #647: What's pretty is not always practical. Before you spend the time and money to lay that cobblestone path, listen to the voice of experience.

 Poison Pen, Growing Concerns #647: Sure, poison ivy produces wood and a person might make things with that wood. But sometimes a novelty item is not worth the risk!

Killer Holiday Lights can make you smile during winter but don't fall for the idea that it's practical to leave the wires and bulbs in place for a year or three.

Impostor Arborists. Saws and trucks do not a tree cutter make. Beware the costly lessons involved in cutting corners rather than hiring a certified arborist.

Allowed a Volunteer Tree, for those who may think it's cool when a tree seeds itself into your yard.... until the day comes when you have to dig the tree out.

It was such an itty bitty plant, how could it have caused so much trouble?!

It was such an itty bitty plant, how could it have caused so much trouble?!