Diane Ferras

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Think no-dig gardening is nonsense? Please watch this

I am a committed Lazivore, and have been known to share (decidedly inexpert!) tips on how to avoid work in the garden. One of my favorite tips is to …

Gardening

Thousands miss out on marriage tax breaks due to 'confusing' computer system

Government accused of 'cutting corners' over flagship tax break<p>Thousands have missed out on a new <b>tax break for married couples</b> because of computer glitches, it has been claimed.<p>Elderly and low-income families are among those said to have been unable to claim the £212 perk.<p>The problems have been …

Taxes

64 things you can do with a simple mason jar that will transform your daily life

When it comes to Pinterest crafts, the mason jar reigns supreme.<p>That's probably because there's just so much you can do with it, from making beautiful wedding centerpieces to prepping to-go salads in a jar.<p>Plus, most of the crafts we discovered are simple to do too, since they only require a few …

DIY

House maintenance - 10 ways to maintain your biggest investment

Your home is probably one of the most expensive things you’ve ever bought, so it’s important to keep it in tip-top shape. A little revamp here and …

Home Improvement

US approves first ferry service to Cuba

Ferries look set to run between Florida and Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years<p>The <b>Obama</b> administration approved the first ferry service in decades between the <b>United States</b> and <b>Cuba</b> on Tuesday, potentially opening a new path for the hundreds of thousands of people and hundreds of millions …