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10 Best Backpacking Sleeping Bags

REI Co-op Joule<p><i>REI, from $299</i><p>A little rain won’t ruin your night in the woods when you snuggle up in the water-resistant REI Joule 3-season bag. A …

Seed-Starting FAQs, How to Start Seeds

Why start seeds indoors?<p>Three for the price of one! This packet contains three varieties of chile peppers.<p>Gardeners start their own seeds for all …

Gardening

Bucket list travel: The most beautiful lake in the world lives up to its name with spectacular views

Lago de Atitlán has been called the “most beautiful lake in the world” and after we finally laid eyes on it ourselves, we wholly agreed. This …

Hiking

How to Grow Cucumbers, Including Small Space Varieties

Whether you call them cucumbers, cukes or gherkins, cucumbers are one of the most popular home garden vegetables. A few years ago, cucumbers weren’t …

James Wong: how to grow the best tasting strawberries

Growing the best-flavoured strawberries is really very simple. Give them loads of light, don’t overwater or fertilise them, and keep on top of pruning. Of course, for true taste geeks I have one or two further tricks up my sleeve to help you create flavoursome strawbs the mere memory of which will …

Best outdoor activities in Seattle

In most US metropolises, you have to venture miles outside the city limits to enjoy anything remotely resembling an ‘outdoor’ experience. But, in Seattle, the urban-rural juxtaposition is a little less demarcated. Here are our top picks for outdoor activities in Seattle.<p>Often referred to as the …

5 Tips Before You Build A Raised Garden Bed

Everybody’s putting in raised beds these days and there is a reason for that. Raised garden beds are easy to make and easy to care for, making them …

How to Maximize Your Garden through Small Space Gardening

In our society, growing food yourself has become the most radical of acts. It is truly the only effective protest, one that can—and will—overturn the …

One Man’s Genius Idea To Grow Tomatoes

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Wellness