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Italian Tomato-Basil Stuffed Zucchini

Italian Tomato-Basil Stuffed Zucchini is a light and low-carb, gluten-free summer dinner recipe. Simple and satisfying.<p>You can hardly stand outside …

Rich and Creamy Tiramisu Recipe

Creamy, rich, and bursting with bold coffee flavors, tiramisu is one of my all-time favorite desserts (especially with homemade ladyfingers, though I'm not one to judge if you choose store-bought instead). My version is less eggy than typical recipes, putting the mellow flavor of mascarpone front …

How to Grill Veggies | The Art of Manliness

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How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

DIY Natural Garden Planters

Looking at most of gardens, it’s common to find that traditional planters made of plastic, ceramic, concrete or any other artificial material. In …

The Right Path: 15 Wonderful Walkway Designs

From gravel to brick, bluestone to concrete, these gorgeous walkway ideas can take you wherever you want to go in your landscaping.<p>Stepping Stones<p>1/16<p>…

10 Garden Crafts for Spring

It’s been really cold in the midwest, and the weather is finally beginning to turn. My tulips have begun to surface and the snow is finally, finally …

Grow your own spinach | Grow your own

Plant some spinach in late April and you'll have the first baby leaves in June, ready for steaming, stir-fries or for use in gratins.<p>I grew up believing that spinach was a slimy, tasteless abomination that came into the world in tins, like soup or ravioli. For the first misconception, I blame …

Alys Fowler: the lowdown on dwarf beans

I love the look of a row or teepee of beans, a thousand green handkerchiefs waving in the wind, flowers peeking out, and all those wonderful beans hidden in the recesses.<p>Until, that is, the wind topples my "I'm sure they are strong enough this year" structures. Then I curse the leaves that act like …

10 Incredible Epsom Salt Uses For Plants & The Garden

93K Shares<p>Epsom salt is comprised of hydrated magnesium sulfate, a naturally occurring mineral first found in the well waters of Epsom, England. …