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The Tastiest Fruit You’ve Never Heard Of: Rambutan

If you’re like most people, you probably haven’t heard of rambutan before. That’s understandable; after all, this tropical fruit is native to Southeast Asia and isn’t commonly found in Western supermarkets. But trust us when we say that rambutan is … Read more

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Reasons to Be More Energy Efficient

Optimizing your energy consumption maximizes the way you utilize energy in the environment of your home. This isn’t just a decision to use less energy, it should include expanding on your current efficiency levels even in spaces where you’re already … Read more

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5 Brilliant Front Yard Landscaping Ideas on a Budget

Spring is just around the corner, and if you’re like most homeowners, landscaping to increase your home’s curb appeal probably tops your to-do list. When it comes to landscaping your front yard for a new look, there are endless possibilities … Read more

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10 Beach Cottage Coastal Living Room Ideas

Looking for coastal living room ideas? Whether you live by the beach or not, this look can be achieved with a few simple touches. Most of us spend most of our time in the living room. So, it’s important to … Read more

Fortunately, there are many natural ways to control aphid populations in your garden without using toxic chemicals!

5 Best ways how to get rid of aphids naturally

Many gardeners battle with aphids. These universally hated garden pests are small, but they can wreak havoc on a plant and turn the most beautiful garden into something that looks like it belongs in Dr. Seuss’s world! There are about … Read more

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Companion Plants that Repel Pests

These are all good companion plants for the gardener looking to make the most of their garden space and improve the overall production of the entire garden now and in future seasons. When you are choosing plants to grow in … Read more

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Best Ways to Improve Your Garden Soil

Every gardener desires a strong, healthy and bountiful garden, but sometimes it may seem hard to grow your garden the way you desire. Having healthy, fertile garden soil is just one thing that can help you do just that. Proper … Read more

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Small Space Gardening Ideas: Go Vertical!

I’ve always loved the “idea” of gardening, but never really put too much effort into it until we bought our first home. We had over a year’s worth of renovations to make to it, all of which were exciting and … Read more

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Clever Ways to Reuse and Recycle Detergent Bottles

Thunk, thunk, thunk…silence…”Oh come on!” I shout while tapping my laundry soap bottle and patiently watching as one tiny dribble slides out like a sad little tear. As usual, I am desperately trying to wash one more load of laundry which conveniently contains … Read more