Deborah Dobbin

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Everything You Need to Know About Shrubs

Shrubs define a garden. You can rely on them to frame a garden bed, to be the “walls” of an outdoor room, to create curb appeal, or for privacy.<p>Use …

The Truth About Sugar

What’s good? What’s bad? How much sugar is too much? Here’s what the latest science says.<p>On a steep, wet hillside near the equator, two hands place …

Simple Gardening Tips and Tricks - Quiet Corner

Here, the latest simple gardening tips from Paul James<p>From using leftover coffee beans to preventing dirt from getting underneath fingernails, master …

Flowers

40 Summer Living Room Decor Pieces To Brighten Your Home

Summer has definitely sprung and if you haven’t started sprucing up for the season yet, it’s time! Gather all of your beautiful, lively colors, …

8 Simple Ways to Soundproof Your Home

Because we could all use a little extra peace and quiet.<p>You already know that a peaceful home is a happy home. While that likely means choosing your furniture, lighting, and home fabrics based on their comfort quotient, there's one thing that's easy to overlook — soundproofing.<p>Nothing zaps your zen …

Home Improvement

13 Cheerful Comics For When You're Having The Worst Day Ever

This goes out to anyone who is just <i>so over</i> their day.<p>You know what we mean: The spilled coffee, the tough work presentation, the fight with a significant other. What's worse is your mind tends to replay it on a loop, thanks to your brain's negativity bias, making your tough time feel infinitely …

Happiness

9 Ways to Create Curb Appeal with Flowering Vines and Climbers

Short of standing in front of the house with a plate of chocolate chip cookies fresh from the oven, there is no more welcoming way to greet visitors …

30 Great Kitchen Design Ideas

Fabulous ideas for any kitchen.<p>If you're ready to design a kitchen but don't know where to start, we've got just the thing to help. From the simple to the sublime, our collection of 30 fabulous kitchen ideas — gathered from some of the nation's best designers — is sure to inspire. Plus: 60 …

UN climate change report offers stark warnings, hope

Climate change is happening, it's almost entirely man's fault and limiting its impacts may require reducing greenhouse gas emissions to zero this …

Climate