Amanda D Reyes

19 Added | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | 42 Following | 23 Followers | @AmandaDReyes | Building Today to make a great future for my sons and I! Single mother of two, had worked hard all my life, so far. Handle all business with class and a little sass.

New Pygmy Slow Loris Baby in Cleveland

The Primate, Cat & Aquatics Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is home to some pretty amazing creatures, especially the unique prosimians housed in …

South-east Asia

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

21 Smart Gardening Tips and Tricks

<b>Be a wiser gardener this summer with these green-thumb tips.</b><p>Knee Pads<p>A waterproof cushion -- like this Sunbrella acrylic one -- will spare your knees while gardening.

Container Vegetable Gardening To Feed 6 | Gardening Tips ‘n Ideas

While everyone may not have room for full-sized vegetable gardening, many can find a spot in a patio, balcony or rooftop for container vegetable …

The secrets of color-changing chameleons revealed

Scientists studying chameleon skin have discovered the secret to the lizards' color-changing prowess: Rather than relying purely on pigments, the animals use photonic nanocrystals in their skin to manipulate light with exquisite precision.<p>The findings, described in the journal Nature …

Systemic Pesticides and Food Health

When, exactly, did a bowl of grapes on a buffet table become cause for suspicion, rather than delight? Increasingly, we’re not afraid to ask “are …

Hidden Valley Hibiscus - Hibiscus Ancestor & Species Plants

<b>Hibiscus Rosa-Sinensis</b><p>Species hibiscus native to China. Red 5-6" double. More Info<p><b>Hibiscus Liliiflorus</b><p>Species hibiscus native to Mauritius. Pink 3-5" …

How to Host a Hibiscus

Once exotic and rare, tropical hibiscus are now practically as common as petunias on northern patios. Along with cannas, palms and elephant ears, …

7 Edible Plants You Wouldn't Think You Could Grow Inside in the Winter

Maybe you're lying on your couch right now, flipping through seed catalogs and wondering when the guy who plows your driveway is going to arrive. You …

Gardening

The Beauty and Sensuality of Orchids

Human Journey<p>Orchids are fascinating flowers. Shapes and colors in “packages” of different sizes, which resemble animals, birds and insects. Some are small, a few millimeters, as the Falacte Trizeuxis. or much larger, up to 70 cm, as the Phragmipedium Caudatum.<p>A while ago, the Magazine “Natur” …

7 Spectacular and Practical Spring-Flowering Trees

The flowering cherries of Washington, D.C., the redbuds around Lake Michigan, the saucer magnolias of the San Francisco Bay Area — wherever you live, …

San Francisco

11 Landscape Design Mistakes to Avoid in 2017

Early spring is the season of hope: for the most beautiful garden ever. And you can have that. You also can lay the most charming front path in the …

Hardscaping 101: Edible Gardens

There’s a reason more than half of all gardeners plan to grow edibles this year. Food you grow tastes better, is healthier for you, and fills you …

10 exotic house plants

A wide variety of tender exotics can be grown as house plants. To grow them successfully indoors, it’s important to understand a little about their …

2 Small Backyard Ideas Creating Outdoor Living Spaces with Style

Share:<p>Charming and cozy small backyard design with wooden deck and outdoor seating area<p>Small backyard ideas are simple, functional and comfortable, …