Jennifer Anderson

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Straightforward Natural and organic Gardening Guidelines From The Professionals

Gardening Can Be Easy With These Tips<p>Gardening is one of the most popular American hobbies and can be a great way to get some fresh air and exercise …

Decorating With Houseplants

For Simplicity's Sake<p>Lucky bamboo (Dracaena sanderiana) may be one of the easiest houseplants in the world. It requires little more than water to …

Plants

Small Trees For Modern Yards

‘Little Volunteer’ Tulip Tree<p>Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera) is a native tree known for its towering size (70 to 100 feet) and yellow, …

5 helpful ideas that will make your garden gorgeous

If you've learned anything while browsing through homify, it's that practicality and functionality go hand-in-hand with beauty and not all projects …

Landscaping

Architects’ Secrets: 10 Ideas to Create Privacy in the Garden

A fence is the obvious choice, but there are many other ways to design for privacy in the garden. We turned to members of the Remodelista + …

Landscaping

RHS advice: how to get the most out of your narrow borders

Although best avoided or replaced, narrow borders often have to be coped with. Frequently backed by fences or walls or bounded by paths, the resulting aridity, shade and hard appearance offer challenging planting opportunities.<p>Where a root run is limited, improve soil with organic matter and …

Birdscaping: Using Plants to Attract Birds in your Landscaping

Plant Recommendations for Special Conditions<p>Birdscaping: Creating Your Landscape to Attract Birds<p>Rosa 'Nearly Wild'<br>(Nearly Wild Shrub Rose)<p>Enticing …

4 Critters You Should Stop Killing Now!

Summer has finally arrived, and many of us have been anxiously awaiting the warmer weather that accompanies it. As you spend more time outside, <i>your</i> …

How to build a simple, smarter lawn sprinkler system for less

As any suburban homeowner knows, one of the biggest challenges to lawn care is proper lawn watering. Unless you're committed to spending hours each week on hose duty, tackling this chore is a tall order. You can splurge thousands on an underground irrigation system, but if that's out of the …

Home Renovations That Pay Off When it Comes Time to Sell

It is a question many homeowners wrestle with: is it worth making costly home renovations before putting your home up for sale? Real estate experts say renovations can help attract more potential buyers but there are not many renovations where homeowners can actually recoup all of the costs.<p>While …

Square Patchwork & Tufted Couch Cushion: Dritz Home Decor

<b></b><b></b>Round things that make me smile: baby thighs, ice scream scoops, rolling hills, tufted cushions. Creating undulating curves across a flat surface is …

Home

Frequently Asked Questions about Scientific Pantheism

/ Jun 19, 2016<p>There are several compelling reasons.<p>1. Most traditional religions have elements which are hard to believe or to reconcile with common …

#Gardening : Air Purifying House Plants

Gardening<p>The air in our homes is trapped by our walls, even if we keep the windows open at times, there is always going to a lingering toxin in our …

10 Great Plants for Shade Gardening

<b>Lamium maculatum</b> (Dead nettle). A low, spreading plant with silvery foliage and purple, pink, red or white blooms in early summer. In shady …

Stephen Hawking says escape from a black hole is possible — kind of

"They are not the eternal prisons they were once thought," Dr. Hawking said in a talk last year. "If you feel you are trapped in a black hole, don't give up. There is a way out."<p>He posted his paper on arXiv, a pre-peer review site, in January. This month, the paper was finally published in the …

Black Holes

8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers

These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden.<p>Brought to you by<p>Succulents, with their interesting shapes and colors, …

How to Plan a Low-Maintenance Landscape - Quiet Corner

Landscapes that require minimum time and money to maintain require thoughtful planning and installation. Choose structures, plants, ground-coverings …

Gardening

Tips for gardening in the shade

Layering, mass planting and a few surprises create a mood that makes up for a lack of sunlight.<p>Sunlight is overrated. Sure, lilacs and lavender need …

Landscaping

Gardens: let there be light

A few tricks to help you enjoy your garden in the evening<p>Long working hours and commutes can seriously eat into quality garden time for us planty types. But if you are often only home in time to see the sun dip over the horizon, a few design tricks can not only extend the amount of time you can …

21 steps to an amazing garden for beginners

Weed your paving<p>Nothing looks worse than weedy paths and paving. Get a wheeled stool or cushioned kneeler to save your back and replant really weed-prone spots with sweet alyssum (Lobularia maritima) or Mexican fleabane (Erigeron karvinskianus) to crowd out undesirables.<p>Tidy up boundaries<p>If they …

How to Fertilize Your Lawn

Image courtesy of Ben Rollins.<p>Fertilize during the lawn's most active growth periods: spring and fall in cool climates and early and late summer in …

Here’s A List Of Bedtime Books You Actually Won't Mind Reading 957 Times

Every parent has been through a time when the bedtime ritual starts to become a little tedious. If you are having a particularly busy day, week, …

Landscaping moves into the house

Robert Jimenez-McWilliams is a landscaper, but you won't find his work outdoors.<p>The Palm Springs designer specializes in interior plantscaping. He works with interior decorators and general landscapers to bring leafy greenery to interior spaces, paying artful consideration not just to what plant …

Celebrity Homes

Education-2025 - The Classroom of the Future

The Classroom of the Future<p>The Physical Space<p>The days of classrooms where a teacher desk sits at the front of the classroom and students’ desks are …

Welcome to the Future: Middle-Class Housing Projects

I spent the nineties growing up in San Francisco, which, like many cities in that decade, churned with swirls of startling change. Boulevards were beautified (although a shaggy indie scene managed to thrive on side streets). Coffee changed from canteen sludge to crisp black java, and still cost …

San Francisco

Native Perennials for a Shade Garden: 9 Favorites for Cold Climates

A walk in local woods, mountains, or native-conscious park can be inspirational for a gardener who has been dealt a shady hand. Indigenous American …

Inspirational writing advice from Louisa May Alcott and 26 other great women authors

Special Gifts for Your Favorite People, 2015

The staff at Wirecutter spend all year laser-focused on finding that delicate balance between practicality and quality for our recommendations. And …

10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

In Seattle, the rent is too damn high

Seattle is booming. The out-of-the-way Northwest city that used to be thought of — when it was thought of at all — primarily as the home of grunge …