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Why You Should Think Twice Before Buying Grocery Store Honey

If you’re doing your best to eat clean, certain things seem like safe bets. Fresh produce, legumes and unprocessed whole grains may all make the …

Country Lifestyle

How to Care for Potted Orchids Indoors

Potted orchids make beautiful, exotic houseplants.<p>Step 1<p>Hang grow lights 6 inches above the top of your orchids to provide the necessary supplemental …

Gardening

How to Freeze and Thaw Every Kind of Meat

Whether it’s surplus ground beef, chicken breasts, or fish fillets, the freezer can be an extremely useful tool for saving time and money when you …

Country Lifestyle

How to Fertilize Right to Have More Blossoms on Your Plants

For example, 12-12-12 is a typical garden fertiliser that would contain 12% nitrogen, 12%phosphorous, and 12% potassium. The quick explanation is; …

Surprising Indoor Plant Trends for 2018

Plants have exploded in popularity in the past couple of years, and monstera and sansevieria are now household names. At various times we've anointed …

Plants

Your Fried Food Has Been Missing One Ingredient

My cornstarch knowledge was until recently pretty basic. I’ve used it to thicken gravies and sauces, bind fruit in pies, and so forth. And I’ve used …

Shade-Loving Flowering Plants for a Woodland Garden

You Can Plant Flowers in the Shade<p>The shady areas around our homes are pleasant, but often they are bare spots devoid of flowering plants. Many …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Supplements You Should Try This Week To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

February 6, 2018 by Samantha Peters<p>They're better than eye creams!

Antiinflammatory

6 Reasons Why You Should Use Cinnamon In The Garden

Probably you have used <b>cinnamon</b> in your kitchen in many different ways, but this spice is equally useful in your garden. Those who have been using it …

Top 10 World’s Best Homemade Organic Fertilizers

The secret to a beautiful bountiful organic garden is in <b>the fertilizer</b> you use.All types of organic gardening are based on all-natural fertilizers, …

How to rescue your houseplants from overwatering

It’s the number one killer of houseplants. But there are ways to bring them back from the brink<p>Gardening can be intimidating for newbies – a daunting list of rules and regs and unpronounceable Latin names to memorise before you even get near a plant. Yet when it comes to the world of houseplants, …

I Found It: The Best Plant for My Dark Bathroom

I'm pretty obsessed with the look of plant-filled homes, unfortunately, every variety of greenery I'm ever interested in seems to require full …

17 Useful Hacks How To Use Baking Soda For The Garden & The Kitchen

Baking soda or the ‘wonder snow-white powder’ has a variety of uses in households. It battles powdery mildew on roses in the yard or patio, it helps …

Study lists 33 foods proven to relieve rheumatoid arthritis

A review of existing research, published in the journal <i>Frontiers in Nutrition</i>, lists foods that have been proven to relieve the symptoms of …

Arthritis

This all-in-one coffee maker costs less than most of us spend per month at the coffee shop

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Like most people who spend too little time asleep and too much time trying to stay focused on work, I tend to drink a fair amount of …

Coffee

This recipe takes roast chicken to the next level

This roast chicken is fairly miraculous all by itself. But combined with a rosemary potato pancake and mushroom sauce, it’s over the top — a hearty …

Kosher

Wolfgang Puck's Pizza Dough Recipe

Chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck is famous for creating a lot of great food, but one item for which he is particularly well known is his delicious …

5 common houseplant problems and how to fix them

From yellow leaves to a lack of flowers<p><b>Although we enjoy a variety of houseplants in the home - an ivy in the bathroom, an orchid in the bedroom and</b> …

How to Make An Orchid Bloom Again

You got a moth orchid as a holiday gift. Or as a birthday present. Maybe it came from your grandmother, who also informed you that the plant’s …

Easy indoor plants to brighten even the driest, darkest rooms in winter

Right about now most of us could use a pop of green. Between the last poinsettia of December and the first daffodil of spring, things indoors are …

Plants

5 Pretty Houseplants That Actually Thrive on Neglect

Forgot to water them? Fantastic!<p><b>Your Best Year Ever continues into 2016!</b> <b>Usher in spring all month long with the botanical duo behind enduringly of-the-moment garden company, Sprout Home.</b><p>Plant envy, (not-so scientific definition: the fervent desire to be surrounded by green things, often brought on …

6 Ways to Revive a Nearly Dead Houseplant

Don't give up hope just yet!<p>Nothing livens up a room more than the green leaves and colorful petals of a houseplant. But anyone who's owned one also knows that it's seriously depressing watching said plant shrink, turn brown, and die a slow painful death. Before you give up, try these tricks that …

Christmas Cactus: How to Grow and Care for Christmas Cactus

A Christmas Cactus is a tropical plant that does not naturally exist in nature. It was bred from two unique parent plants that both grow in the South …

Decorations

The eco guide to house plants

Plants help to purify the air and process out pollutants<p>Breathing is given remarkably little air time. But a comprehensive report on outdoor air quality worldwide emerged from the World Health Organisation recently, linking 3 million deaths a year to air pollution.<p>It’s enough to keep you indoors. …

17 Easy Flowering Indoor Plants

The gardening season is over in my neck of the woods, so my green thumb must move indoors. I find working with plants so pleasurable and relaxing, …

Plants

How to Grow a Coffee Plant - Quiet Corner

Growing coffee at home is not so difficult, learn everything you need to know on how to grow a coffee plant in this article.<p>We dedicated this article …

Coffee

With a little TLC (and these 7 simple steps), this winter beauty will be just as glorious next holiday season.

These colorful cacti have blooming periods corresponding to the holidays, hence their common name. They're pretty <b>stunning</b>, too: The hanging branches, …

How To Grow Your Own Turmeric Indoors (It's Easier Than You Think)

Late winter is the perfect time to plant this potent anti-inflammatory root.<p>Sure, you can buy turmeric powder from the spice department to whip up …