Feeling powerless and being powerless are two very different things. As you take small steps towards your goal,s (no matter how you're feeling) you will discover that powerless is not who you are at all!
What a clever and easy idea. Mom's gone now and it would be a fun way to share her favorite Rose bushes with my Sibs. Grow Beautiful Rose Bushes from Trimmings with the Help of Potatoes (from Insanely Clever Gardening Tips Ideas")