Going on vacation but don't want to have to arrange to have someone come over just to water your plants? If so, we're got a great idea for you - use some paper towels and a large glass of water. Thanks to www.lifehacker.com, this tip should keep your plants sufficiently watered until you come home. Not only do the paper towels absorb the water from the glass but they will spread it evenly over the soil. Click on the link below to learn more about using paper towels to water your plants.