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Stumped by gardening? Here's ten easy things to try this weekend

As this year’s Chelsea Flower Show draws to a close, and the Bank Holiday weekend begins, we are all full of inspiration and renewed conviction that this is going to be the year when we make our garden gorgeous. For many of us, though, gardening can feel a little daunting.<p>This week, Sue Biggs, …

DIY - Cheap Cedar Raised Beds - Quiet Corner

Cedar raised beds make gardening easier, more accessible, more economical, and more efficient. But often a cedar raised beds can cost hundreds of …

4 Tips for Planting a Spring Flower Bed!

Yesterday it snowed here. Luckily, the snow did not stick around! I am grateful that I have a spring flowerbed that still gives me color and reminds …

Simple Soil Tests

Lawn To Garden In A Single Weekend: 6 Easy Steps

Just because gardening is an exercise in patience doesn’t mean gardeners are patient. If you want to join the grow-it-yourself club, and you don’t …

Gardening

Every Garden Should Have These Herbs!

<b>It is gardening season and as we are planning our Spring garden, it is time to figure out just what should be growing this year</b>. Maybe you have your …

DIY Brick Raised Garden Beds #DIHWorkshop

<i>This post is sponsored by The Home Depot.</i>A few years back, we decided to create our own <b>DIY brick raised garden beds</b>. We wanted to give gardening a …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

WATCH THIS!<p>From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the …

The Surprising Cost of Renting a House in Eight Popular Houston Hoods

<b>Oak Forest</b> <b>Price Range:</b> $1,500-$3,000 <b>Median:</b> $1,750<p>One of the fastest selling neighborhoods in Houston is also its largest. The near north side …

7 Endangered NYC Foods You Should Eat Before They Disappear Forever

Hurry, eat everything now, before it's too late. Especially the bagels.<p>Robin Raisfeld and Rob Patronite issue a sobering reminder in the latest issue of <i>New York</i> magazine that "Today's Cronut could be tomorrow's Charlotte Russe." No food, no matter how traditional or locally beloved, is ever really …

5 Aromatherapy Recipes For Your Home!

Visual style isn’t the only component in a trendy, beautifully decorated home. Imagine setting your eyes on the most gorgeous and perfectly designed …

Bon Appétit Staffers You Should Follow on Instagram This Thanksgiving (and Beyond)

The Bon Appétit staffers you should follow on Instagram.<p>It's no secret that we love Instagram. Our feed is filled with gorgeous overhead shots of food, instructional videos, handsome chefs, and even a celebrity or two. But who do you think is taking all those photos and videos? BA staffers! Having …

Cheap & Good Eats: Top 5 Budget Lunch Spots in the Galleria

<b>Honorable Mention:</b> Fountain View Fish Market, for their fresh fried fish and shrimp baskets; Argentina Cafe, for their hand-formed empanadas and</i> …

Avocado Tuna Salad (Paleo, Keto, Whole30)

Cook Eat Paleo - Paleo recipes for healthy gluten-free livingThis avocado tuna salad recipe is an easy healthy lunch or snack that's ready in 5 …

Healthy Eating

How China Profits From Our Junk

In this excerpt from the forthcoming Junkyard Planet, author Adam Minter explores China's central role in the world's vast global recycling trade.<p>China’s reputation as the “world's factory” is well-established. But what happens to everything the world throws away? Since 2002, the Shanghai-based …

Reed's Kombucha Drinks Are Perfect for Your Hangover, and Even Better If You Like Ginger

87.5% of the flavors of Reed's Kombucha are excellent.<p>Photo from Reedsinc.com<p>What is interesting and rather appealing to me about Reed's kombucha is …

Associated Press News

Ten Houston Dudes You've Probably Dated

<b>Mr. Big Shot Oil Guy</b> It's Houston, y'all. The city is crawling with oil folks, from the outskirts of the city to the heart of downtown. And the thing …

Mississippi man, who shunned spotlight, recalls alleged 1973 incident with UFO

Charles Hickson never regretted the notoriety that came his way after he told authorities he encountered an unidentified flying object and its occupants 40 years ago on the banks of the Pascagoula River. Until his death in 2011, Hickson told his story to anyone who would listen.<p>But Calvin Parker …

FBI struggles to seize 600,000 Bitcoins from alleged Silk Road founder

The FBI has found that seizing an anonymous decentralised peer-to-peer currency was trickier than it seemed, following the Bureau’s bust of the international drugs marketplace, Silk Road.<p>When Ross Ulbricht, known as Dread Pirate Roberts to users of the site, was arrested last week, the FBI seized …

Family turns canceled wedding into dinner for homeless

Carol and Willie Fowler had planned an elaborate, sophisticated wedding reception for their daughter, only to have it canceled six weeks before the ceremony. So the Atlanta couple turned their heartbreak into an occasion for celebration — throwing a party for more than 200 homeless people …

Homelessness

Elon Musk reveals plans for high-speed Hyperloop

In a blog post today, Elon Musk revealed plans for an alpha version of his much-anticipated Hyperloop, an innovative transportation system that would move passengers from Los Angeles to San Francisco in less than 30 minutes. According to the plans (PDF), the Hyperloop would transport passengers in …

Fake Service Dogs; Addiction to Caffeine

· Why the Hell Doesn't McDonald's Serve Breakfast All Day? [Gizmodo]<br>· Experience: I Was a Bartender in Antarctica [Guardian]<br>· Liars Get Fake Service Dogs Into Posh Restaurants [NYP]<br>· Chefs Rediscover Buttermilk [WSJ]<br>· This Is How Your Brain Becomes Addicted to Caffeine [Smithsonian]<br>· Eater …

Breakfast on the beach!

Energy execs sweep list of Houston’s top 10 highest paid

Golden Corral buffet chain responds to gross-out footage

The latest gross-out viral video on YouTube comes from a young man who identifies himself as a longtime employee of a Golden Corral franchise restaurant in Port Orange, Fla., who says he's disgusted with his company's actions.<p>A video taken by the employee, Brandon Huber, shows raw burger patties on …

Sure, 'True Blood' needs to kill Bill, but why stop there?

It's only three episodes into the new season of "True Blood," and most of the upcoming drama is still a complete mystery. But a couple points are already crystal clear.<p>Firstly, big bad Bill Compton really needs to get his comeuppance as soon as possible (and permanently). Secondly, he's not the …

Kill Bill