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Ree Drummond Is Obsessed with These Instant Pot Carnitas

If you're looking for a change, you don't need to rush out and get bangs. Follow Ree Drummond's lead and make these Instant Pot carnitas instead — …

Cooking

14 Most Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Whether you like to get your hands dirty in the garden or not, it’s nice to have a few gardening tips and ideas up your sleeve. Here are some of my …

9 Plants You Can Get Away With Watering Just Once a Month

Water is essential to plants, but overwatering is also one of the biggest mistakes you can make. Many plants need a lot less than you think, and some …

The right way to water your garden and lawn

Your garden needs less water than you think. Whether there's a drought in your area or you just want to save on your water bill, there are there are plenty of ways use less water and still keep a healthy garden.<p>Here's a smart watering plan to get the most out of your garden without any waste.<p>Water …

Gardening

Spring is a great time to repot Christmas cactus

<b>Q: How do I know when it is time to repot a Christmas cactus into a larger pot?</b><i>Mary Wilson, email</i><p><b>A:</b> I have a Christmas cactus in a 12-inch-wide clay …

Plants

Here are nine common lawn-care mistakes to avoid

Now that spring is here, your thoughts might be shifting to lawn care.<p>If you don’t want to get your hands dirty, you can pay about $100 to $200 per month for a professional mowing service, HomeAdvisor reports. But that cost doesn’t cover lawn fertilization or watering — and those expenses can add …

Gardening

Love Plants But Hate Dirt? Check Out This Clever Pot

There’s a reason plant pots have saucers–they capture the extra water that your plant doesn’t need when you pour a gallon of water into its pot, anxious that it’s on the verge of death. Despite their usefulness, saucers aren’t the cutest, especially for indoor apartments where they can collect …

10 Outstanding Succulents

Succulents are the modern designer’s favorite freaks and geeks. They are a celebration of geometric form so rigid that the plants hardly seem to be …

Extreme Sports

How to Grow Plants from Cuttings

Grow. Food. Anywhere. (Hardie Grant, 2018) <i>by Mat Pember and Dillon Seitchik-Reardon goes through every fruit and veggie you can think of, giving you</i> …

Gardening

10 Easy Houseplants That Anyone Can Keep Alive, From a Total Lifelong Plant Mom

“I wonder how they’re doing,” I said nervously to Rahul on the plane. The bright city lights of New York had just started to appear below us, …

Meet a Low-Maintenance, Drought-Resistant Plant Wonder

The hot new trend in planting right now is: grass. Grass? — you may find yourself asking. How could anybody get excited about grass?

Landscaping

9 Gardening Tips for Beginners

1<p>Know Your Region<p>It may sound obvious, but not everything grows everywhere, so what you plant is determined by where you live. “Take a look at the …

Gardening

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The simple way to manifest your single succulent into a full-on garden

Once you’re set with the whole keeping-your-succulents-alive business, it’s time to expand your plant-lady horizons and transform your handful of …

Plants

The Real Reason You Keep Killing Your Succulents

This one's for my black-thumbed brethren. The folks, like me, who ran out to buy a dozen succulents once word got around about how easy they are to …

Plants

20 Low-Light Houseplants That Are Easy to Maintain and (Nearly) Impossible to Kill

It is important that the home is not just a place where we survive, but where we live. People don’t just like their home to be functional—some really …

Maple-Garlic Marinated Pork Tenderloin Recipe

"A delicious, sweet marinade using real maple syrup. Great on chicken or pork tenderloin."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons Dijon mustard<p>1 teaspoon sesame …

Instant Pot (Pressure Cooker) Kalua Pig

You gotta make my Instant Pot (Pressure Cooker) Kalua Pig!<p>After making the classic version of my Slow Cooker Kalua Pig recipe for years, I’ve …

What Your Instant Pot Buttons Mean

The Instant Pot is user friendly in so much as it is a very safe, self-contained, all-in-one multi-cooker, but its user interface is not exactly …

Cooking

Great Gift Idea: Memorable iPad Mini Cases

She was one of the first to snatch up the new iPad Mini, and it's about that time when she'll want to switch up the case. This holiday season, help protect her tech toy in covers as elegant as the paperback-size tablet. From handcrafted sleeves to multitasking hard-shell cases, here are some über …

15 'Secret' iPhone Hacks That Will Even Impress Siri

Want to know how to charge your phone super fast and correct Siri when she's wrong? These elusive shortcuts will help you save time.<p>While Apple products were created to be simple and easy-to-use tech tools for the everyday person, it turns out they’ve got a whole slew of their own hidden tricks and …

Apps

The 6 Settings to Change as Soon as You've Set Up Your New Phone

Congratulations! You’ve got yourself a shiny new smartphone, you’ve worked your way through the initial setup and login process, and you’re ready to …

Why I switched to Chrome on my iPhone

Yesterday my how-to cohort Matt Elliott extolled the virtues of Firefox for iOS, citing it as his preferred mobile browser. The big draw, at least for him? Firefox's screen-dimming Night Mode.<p>Um, yeah, cool -- but I can dim my iPhone 's screen pretty easily myself, and not just for browsing.<p>Me, I'm …

Software

10 iPhone texting tips you'll wish you'd known all along

If your iPhone ($500 at Cricket Wireless) is constantly binging and buzzing and you are continually apologizing for missing texts and not responding in a timely fashion, then it might be time to dig in to some of the features in iMessage that can help prevent your texts from taking over your life. …

Text Messaging