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5 cool off-grid prefabs to celebrate this Earth Day

Some are even tiny<p>With Earth Day just around the corner, we’ve rounded up our favorite off-grid tiny houses and prefab homes—even off-grid prefab tiny homes!—to inspire your fantasy of leaving it all behind and escaping to the wilderness for a while.<p>Whether designed to resemble cabins or mirrored …

Off-grid

The Biggest Garden Trends of 2018

Rejoice! The days are growing are longer and the air is getting warm again. In other words, it’s garden season. Here are the five backyard design …

Landscaping

Modern Japanese lake house comes with a twist

Climb on up<p>How do you make the most of a two-story home? Turn it into five stories. Sugawaradaisuke Architects recently did just that, transforming a house on the shore of Japan’s Lake Nojiri into a multi-story home with a clever use of platforms.<p>The timber house is outfitted with platforms that …

Architecture

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Gardening

Aquaforno II: World’s Most Versatile Outdoor Cooking Stove

With all the technologies taking over our time, it is high time that you go outside and get back to nature with your family and friends. The … Read …

Camping

Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

Gardening

How to Grow Plants from Cuttings - Organic Gardening

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

Here’s a First Look at Moshi Moshi Tacoma’s Noodle-Filled Menu

Yesterday Eater shared news about Moshi Moshi’s big debut to the public in Tacoma (110 N Tacoma Ave.), and today presents a very first look at the menu, filled with Japanese dishes made entirely on-site, from ramen noodles in vegan broth to miso, vinegar, and shoyu.<p>Chef Aaron Grissom, who’s leading …

Seattle

7 recipes for people who hate to cook

(And they work just fine for those who like to cook, too.)<p>My go-to food when I don't feel like cooking is flatbread. I grab leftover protein, veggies …

Cooking

11 Magnificent Middle Eastern Restaurants in Seattle

Seattle’s Middle Eastern restaurants give diners a wide range of riffs on a theme. Virtually every menu includes hummus, and most feature grilled meats, falafel, and baba ganoush. From there, the variety sets in. Some places concentrate on doing a few basics well, others offer esoteric explorations …

Seattle

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …

Gardening

Edible Edges: Landscaping That’s Good Enough to Eat!

Edible edges are a smart solution in the landscape if you have limited space or want to make your vegetable garden part of the ornamental garden. Pop …

Gardening

Create a No-Till Garden and Retire Your Tiller Forever

Sometimes the best way to improve something is to let it be. A no-till garden is a perfect example. And creating one also means less work for you. …

Gardening

Companion planting combinations

Companion planting – combining plants for the benefit of one or both of the companions – is an age-old gardening tradition.<p>Advertisement<p>Companion …

Gardening

10 vegetarian recipes you can make in the Instant Pot

Fun fact: eating vegetarian isn’t a life solely made of salad and devoid of flavor. In reality, it really opens your eyes to all the wondrous things …

Cooking

Two of Seattle’s Best Barbecue Joints Are Expanding

Two of Seattle’s best barbecue joints are in expansion mode: SoDo standout <b>Jack’s BBQ</b>, which just started serving brisket, hush puppies, and smoked sausage corn dogs at Safeco Field during Seattle Mariners games this season, is also adding a location at 234 9th Ave. N in South Lake Union, while the …

BBQ

10 Best Rooftop Tents

Front Runner Roof Top Tent<p><i>Frontrunneroutfitters.com, from $1307</i><p>You won’t notice this soft-topped 2+-person tent while driving–it has the lowest …

Outdoors

The One Thing I Wish I Knew Before Painting My Kitchen Cabinets

Anyone who’s drastically changed the wall color in a room knows how big of an impact paint alone can make in a space. And it’s a big impact for …

Kitchens

30 Ways to Use a Can of Chickpeas

Chickpeas are such a versatile ingredient. You can roast chickpeas and add them to salads, use them as a substitute for croutons in soups, or turn …

Chickpeas

A Lovely, Low-Maintenance Alternative to a Tile Backsplash

Tile backsplashes are nice, but if you don't fancy cleaning all those grout lines, or you're just looking for something a little more sleek and …

Home Improvement

Your Kids Will Obsess Over This Sneakily Healthy Sweet Snack — and It's Only 2 Ingredients!

Although I'm a grown, childless adult, I've already figured out how I'm going to keep my hungry kids at bay after school and virtually any other time of day — with a sneakily healthy but completely delicious "dessert" dip. This two-ingredient dip was introduced to me just under a week ago, and if I …

Healthy Eating

How to shrink the prostate naturally

Enlarged prostate or benign prostatic enlargement happens when cells in the prostate abnormally divide and multiply, causing the organ to increase in …

How This Mom Turned a Closet Into the Coolest Secret Room EVER For Her Daughter

There's something a little magical about having your own "secret" space as a kid, whether that's a favorite tree or a quiet hideaway in the house. One mom has created quite possibly the most magical space for her 11-year-old daughter, Sylvia, and it's straight out of Narnia. Denver-based interior …

Tutorials

Could this planting scheme transform urban gardens?

As the editor of Gardens Illustrated, Lucy Bellamy is no stranger to providing gardeners with aspirational planting advice. But as someone with a small garden behind a terraced house in a Lincolnshire town, she is all too aware of the limits of a more humble plot. Her book, Brilliant and Wild: A …

Gardening

20 Deliciously Healthy Recipes Featuring Brussels Sprouts

Whether you're meal prepping for the week or making a home-cooked meal on a given night, chances are you've got your go-to sides like rice or potatoes. But if you're looking for something slightly healthier yet equally satisfying, look no further than brussels sprouts. We've got you covered with a …

Healthy Eating

A 400-Square-Foot Liveaboard Yacht Shared by a D.C. Couple (& Their Pup!) — House Tour

<b>Name:</b> Abigail and Mark Hobbs and dog, Solo <b></b><b><br>Location:</b> Gangplank Marina — Washington, DC <b><br>Size:</b> 38 foot yacht, approximately 400 square feet <b><br>Years lived …

Craigslist

7 Foods That Improve Blood Circulation in Legs

Proper body’s blood circulation inside the body is very necessary for <b>optimum health</b>. It is through blood circulation that oxygen, minerals, and …

Bourdain’s Seattle Episode of ‘Parts Unknown,’ Mapped

Anthony Bourdain has long loved Seattle: Four years ago, the food celebrity toured the Emerald City and declared that it had “one of the best and most interesting food scenes in America” on the final season of his TV show <i>The Layover.</i> Last fall, Bourdain returned in the penultimate episode of CNN’s</i> …

Steve Areen's incredible DIY wagon home built with mostly recycled materials

Steve Areen is one of those people who turns everything into gold. And by gold, I mean magic. I mean soul. We saw it with his lovely dome home in …

Building a Portable Solar Powered Spot Welder: Charging Supercapacitors

Before Lunar New Year, I had ordered two 3000 F, 2.7 V supercapacitors from China for about $4 each. I don’t actually remember why, but they arrived …

Arduino