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Ontwerpduo Rockid resting space lets parents and baby rock together

Here’s a clever idea we wish was available on a mass market scale – a dreamy and restful rocking chair and cradle all in one. Baby sleeps while mama …

How to Plant Bare Root Strawberries in Hanging Baskets : Grow Guru

5 Favorites: Backyard Play Structures

When we were little, the distance you could “fly” across the backyard after jumping from a swing was the measure of your superhero powers. It still …

New York State

How To Make A Rainbow Cake Roll - with yoyomax12

Great tools for data visualization

Most data is meaningless to most people — unless it is visualized. Stepping beyond familiar visualizations like bar charts and pie charts, there are …

Kid-Friendly Annuals - Plant Talk

Posted in Gardening Tips on May 28 2013, by Sonia Uyterhoeven<p><i>Sonia Uyterhoeven is the NYBG‘s Gardener for Public Education.</i><p>This winter I attended a …

Bamboo Box Knife Holders

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Mast Humidifier

If you hadn’t seen the title, would you have known what this was? This guy is probably one of the more elegant humidifiers out there, as it allows …

DIY Hacks & How To’s: Swiss Army Key Ring

Most people have to keep track of at least a few keys. The easiest way to do that is to just keep them all on one key ring. But the more keys you have, the more they fan out on the ring. If you have a lot of keys, then your key ring can get pretty bulky and impractical to carry in your pocket. Here …

Escher Reptile Flooring: Lizards Under Foot! - Technabob

If M.C. Escher were still alive today, I’m betting he’d redo all of the floors in his house with these wood tiles…<p>Madrid, Spain flooring contractor …

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Qubis - Amy Whitworth's Modern Doll Houses That Double As Furniture.

Wooden modular furniture that functions as dollhouses are the hallmark of Qubis design. The QUBIS HAUS, C Shape Qubis, S Shape Qubis, Qubis Box Haus, …

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building raised beds, and choosing crabapples: radio q&a

Shares 7<p>AS PROMISED: On this week’s public-radio show (available anytime as a podcast, too), I answered some of your recent Urgent Garden Questions. …

Chelsea Flower Show 2013 diary: from Koyto to SW3, how the charred wood cladding was created

Christopher Bradley-Hole's design for The Telegraph garden features walls clad in charred oak. Joiner Tom Sims explains how he adapted an ancient Japanese technique for blackening the timber to produce a shimmering charcoal effect.<p>The charred oak walls, which run around two sides of <i>The Telegraph</i>'s …

Refugee Statistics

A refugee is a person who is forced to leave their home country for various reasons and seek refuge or protection in another. This infographic …

How to Create an Epic Fantasy Story

Fantasy fiction is part of a popular genre called speculative fiction, which continues to grow every year. Fantasy is often filled with mythical …

Entypo

All pictograms has been tested and approved by Leah (6 y/o) and Zoe (4 y/o). Crafted in Stockholm, Sweden 2015 — CC BY-SA 4.0. Thank you for support. …

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How to grow: figs

<b>John Cushnie offers his tips on growing figs</b><p>Adam and Eve may have found that the leaves of the fig spared their blushes, but it's the fruit that gets me excited.<p>There is little better than the fig tree's produce, so fresh it is still warm from the sun, straight from your garden. Dried figs are …

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Tag: Landscaping 101

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Six unusual herbs to sow in your garden

These six herbs are a good investment for flavour – whatever the weather throws at us .<p>I am an almost tediously optimistic grower – I’ve planted orchards of pecans and almonds, for heaven’s sake – but this long winter has tested my positivity. Last March, for a week and a half, I dug the veg plot …

Plant of the week: Delosperma 'Hardy Mixed'

<b>What is it?</b> These super-tough ice plants with daisy-like flowers in candy-cane shades are perfect for hot, dry spots where nothing else will grow. …

Tag: Garden Visits

The Cult of the Courtyard: 10 Backyard Ideas for Small Spaces<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Landscape Revival: A Secluded, Historic 1920s Estate in Santa …

Landscaping

Give your garden a lift with an arch or pergola

There’s nothing like a pergola or other arched structure to create fresh perspective in your garden.<p>We’ve always had to borrow names from foreign languages for our finer garden structures. The Italians have the pergola and belvedere, the Greeks have gazebos, and the French have the brise-soleil. <b>We</b> …

Landscaping

The best spring flowers and plants to attract bees - Telegraph