#426 Never buy beautiful plants the day before you go on vacation without having someone to water them. They will wither. Your husband will think you are crazy for paying good money for them. So far we have only lost twp–er- three– mint, dill and cilantro, but the flowers– the names of which escaped me– have sustained heavy damage.
#427 Never put bananas on the stovetop when you are heating the oven to 450. It will turn them black. Almost instantly.