Angela Martins

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The Week in Review: Why Millennials Matter

Ranging in age from 14 to 34, the millennial generation is a study in contrasts. In spite of their technological savvy, liberal politics and college …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Homemade Natural Dog Treats

We have been thinking lately that our furry four-legged friends deserve a little DIY love… do they not? Matt and I don’t have pets – yet – but would …

Uses For Aloe Vera

What do sunburns, itchy insect bites, and heartburn all have in common?<p>Totally stumped? (Probably not, since the answer is in the title.) They can …

Growing Fabulous Lettuce and Greens - Organic Gardening

We love eating a salad every day. It is fresh, crunchy, and delicious. You can dress it up in so many different ways. The variety available for the …

Gardening

Everything You Need To Know About Adding Solar Panels At Home

<i>Christine Tusher, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Solar-powered homes were a rarity as recently as a decade ago. But a plethora of federal and local tax incentives along with increasing worries about climate change have made them commonplace.<p>Installing solar panels can decrease your household’s carbon footprint …

Outdoor Rooms

Landscaping

Options for an Affordable Outdoor Kitchen

Home Improvement

Rooms We Can't Believe Are Outdoors

The epitome of indoor-outdoor living.<p>These spaces are the epitome of indoor-outdoor living. If you moved them inside, you wouldn't have to change a thing.

Turn a Wine Bottle into an Automatic Plant Waterer

Gardening centers sell glass globes designed to water your plants for you, but a better solution may be this attractive wine-bottle-to-plant-waterer …

Five Tips For Making Your Produce Last Longer

<i>After the popularity of my Five Things You Should Never Throw Away & How to Reuse Them post, I knew I had to write another informative article on</i> …

5 Quick Tips for Perfect Grilling

This Memorial Day weekend, get smart and dominate the grill.<p><b>1. Clean your grill after every use.</b><p>Scraping it clean becomes a burden only when you do it too infrequently. A quick scrub with a brush while the grill's still hot brush should do the trick.<p><b>2. Properly preheat the coals.</b><p>You shouldn't be …

20 Easy Reclaimed Wood DIY Garden Projects

Hello and welcome back to another eco-friendly collection.<br>This time, we greet you with a collection of <b>20 easy reclaimed wood DIY garden projects</b> …

DIY Natural Garden Planters

Looking at most of gardens, it’s common to find that traditional planters made of plastic, ceramic, concrete or any other artificial material. In …

15 Creative Water Projects For The Garden

Water features in the garden are beautiful as well as calming and peaceful. Including a fountain in your garden landscape is one of the best ways of …

18 DIY Outdoor Furniture Projects That Will Transform Your Garden

Relax in style this summer with these amazing outdoor furniture projects.<p>Get in the garden and enjoy the sun in ultimate comfort with a homemade …

Best Vegetables to Grow in the Shade

For many gardeners, the optimum conditions most vegetables prefer — eight to 10 hours of full sun — just aren’t possible. Whether it’s from trees or …

Lazy Gardeners Tomato Sauce Recipe - Real Food

I admit it, I am a lazy gardener. The weeds take over, we knock them back, they regroup and attack again and so it goes: the never-ending battle … I …

Tomatoes

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Here's an easy-grow collection of the best, most beautiful perennial flowers that are perfect for any garden—especially if you're a beginner!<p>1 of …

Flowers

Porches & Outdoor Rooms

Try these ideas to turn your backyard into a relaxing outdoor oasis.<p>Stretch a little square footage into a lot of room for outdoor living …

Landscaping

15 Genius Ways To Use Champagne

Champagne's not just for drinking anymore. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p>Next time you pop open a bottle of bubbly, don't just grab a couple of flutes and chug it down. There are just too many fabulous things you can do with that champagne! From fantastic cocktails to …

Sublime sunsets around the world

From New Zealand to Kansas, see dramatic colours paint the horizon as the landscape transitions from day to night.