Dameila Thompson

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Plants for free: take cuttings now to barter in spring

Bartering plants is a great way to save money, but it’s also a great way to get to know other gardeners. And now is the perfect time to prepare plants to swap come spring<p>Gardening is much more fun if you have like-minded people you can collaborate with. Whether it’s bouncing around time-saving …

Gardening

New Study Reveals The Many Benefits Of Urban Rooftop Gardens - The Open Mind

Thanks to Natural Blaze for this article<p>by Robin Powell<p><i>In summary:</i><p>– Growing vegetables and herbs on the roof of a private or commercial building …

Lemon Rosemary Scones - Taste of Britain

<i>Scones</i> are a quintessential part of both British and Irish cooking. They have been popular in these islands for centuries and are as popular today as …

Canada’s New Prime Minister to Open Doors for Syrian Refugees

Refugees fleeing conflict and poverty in the Middle East and Africa may have the most to gain from Canada’s new liberal leadership, given that Prime …

Syrian refugees to get free meals from Auckland restaurant

A light rail commute to Auckland Airport would be one of world's slowest, opponents say.<p>Auckland University students told their HOP card bus …

India's mysterious glowing forests

During monsoon season, the rain-drenched jungles of the Western Ghats can give off an eerie glow, allowing a rare glimpse into one of nature’s spectacular eccentricities.<p>Dark storm clouds gathered above the craggy pinnacles in front of us as we readied ourselves to hike through the jungles of …

Nature

CHERRAPUNJI - you wont beleive if i say it is in India

aparajithaa <i>Bronze IL'ite</i><p>Messages:904<p>Likes Received:5<p>Trophy Points:35<p>Gender:Female<p>here are all the details of chirpunji including where to stay and …

Kadmat Island – LakshwadeepIndia Travel Guide | India Travel Guide

Kadmat Island is one of the many exotic Lakshwadeep islands in the Indian Ocean and is a desirable destination to visit for a holiday. Also known as …

Travel

Khimsar Travel GuideIndia Travel Guide | India Travel Guide

The destination of Khimsar is one of the most beautiful places that you can possibly visit in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is a place that is …

Travel

Nanda Devi National ParkIndia Travel Guide | India Travel Guide

Nanda Devi national park spread over a large area of 630 square kilometer, just next to spectacular Nanda Devi peak. Nanda Devi national park is …

National Parks

Mumbai travel guideIndia Travel Guide | India Travel Guide

<b>Mumbai travel guide – tourist places in Mumbai</b><br>Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay is located in the state of Maharashtra. Mumbai is the capital city of …

Rameshwaram Trip 2013 166

Good morning everyone! Here is beautiful and exotic Kerala to start your day. India Community Digest

Doorway to heaven

Radhanagar Beach, Havelock - Picture of Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island

Long beach with nice waves with good scenery. Less crowded, not very deep waters till quite far inside. and clean blue water.

11 things that could be slowing your Mac down

But your machine slowing to a crawl isn't necessarily a sign that you need a new computer. There are many reasons apps may fail to open.<p>Here are nearly a dozen things that could be slowing down your Mac, and how to fix them.

Apps

8 Ways to Collect Rainwater in Your Garden

Let it rain<p>It took a long-awaited rainy day to put this backyard in Lafayette, California, to the test. As it poured, the designer, landscape …

Gardening

21 Vegan Pumpkin Recipes

Autumn...a time to lavish in one too many plaid sweaters, apple picking (and more importantly, the post-picking donut holes), hot apple cider, and last but so not least...pumpkins.<p>How could you not be in love with a time of year that revolves around a VEGETABLE?! Or are they fruits. These thing …

Vegan

10 Easy Ways to Make Your Outdoors More Enjoyable

With the longer nights and the warmer weather, it's time to get your outdoor areas ready for entertaining and relaxing. Upgrading your backyard isn't as tough as it sounds, with these fun and easy DIY's to inspire your decorating spirit.<p><b>1. Bring on the birds</b><p>Project via Jessi @Practically …

Tend to Your Garden and It Will Tend to You

Tend to your garden, and in turn, it will tend to you.<p>The taste of the tomatoes from my mother's garden burns bright in my memory, and in each tomato I enjoy today. In Detroit, the start of our growing season was marked by a visit to Eastern Market. We selected plants and conferred with the farmers …

Columbia University

The 10 Best Countries In The World For Living Abroad

Ever think of moving abroad? Leaving your whole life behind for an island paradise or a vibrant city halfway around the world might sound like a dream, but for millions of expatriates, life abroad is a reality. Whether it's for a job, a better quality of life, or for love, there are plenty of …

Work-life Balance

10 Popcorn Ball Recipes for Your Halloween Party

From candy corn to candy apples, tasty treats are a Halloween party must. One oldie-but-goodie dessert we wouldn’t even think about overlooking is the classic popcorn ball. Easy to make and even tastier to sink your teeth into, these mouthwatering morsels are always chock-full of marshmallows, nuts …

Articles about rustic shipping container home built budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless solutions in South Africa, to...<p>Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for …

Shipping Containers

Cityscapes Wednesday: The Last Days of Summer

Camogli is a fantastic little town nested between the mountains and the sea and, with the right light, its colors can be awe inspiring. I was lucky …

Look Around (Not at Your Phone) and Be Present in Your Life

<b>“Enjoy the little things because one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” ~Robert Brault</b><p>Ten years ago I moved from the urban …

Missing in Action

The 2015 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition: The winning pictures - Telegraph

Architizer

So You Want Sustainable Housing? Try Shipping Containers

Meet the startup converting used shipping containers into off-the-shelf, off-the-grid dwellings.<p>The idea of off-the-grid living has a romantic, back-to-nature feel to it—but the reality is significantly more complicated if you want anything more than the most basic amenities. Dutch startup …