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Plant These Edibles Once and Eat Them Forever

Perennial Foods<p>Edible Perennials That Will Bear Year After Year<p>Updated September 09, 2016<p>Want to enjoy home-grown food year after year without having …

Why You Should Plant Flowers With Your Vegetables

If you’re trying to grow a vegetable garden you might not think beyond planting the specific variety of desired vegetable, but it can be very …

Gardening

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Hydroponic Gardening - Grow Organic Plants Fast

Hydroponic Gardening<p>In this video we talk about hydroponics and how you can grow crops such as lettuce fast and easy. This gardening method is …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

How to Make Compost: Homemade Fertilizer Made Easy

If you're wondering how to make compost and <i>why</i> -- well, read on for all the dirt. As gardeners can attest, we grow very attached to the stuff. In fact, when I moved to my new house many years ago, I took the dirt from my previous place with me, shoveling it into huge bags and hauling it on the …

10 Deer-Resistant Plants for Your Garden

These varieties are as close to Bambi-proof as you can get.<p>Apparently, they don't like certain textures, scents, and flavors.

Many drought-resistant plants also draw pollinators

Denver Post fileXeriscaping is an important gardening approach for the more arid western half of the countryWater-wise gardens don’t have to resemble …

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8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water

1<p>Yarrow (<i>Achillea millefolium</i>)<p>“This plant flowers most actively in May and June, so use it in your garden as a seasonal color accent since they come …

Weather

Bored of movie night? Try these five fun family projects

<i>Vogue</i> rounds up five projects that will keep your family entertained when the monsoon has you cooped up at home:

Want to Be Happier? Stop Doing These 7 Things Today

Train your mind to move away from these behaviors to make your life easier.<p>There are plenty of things you can, theoretically, add to your life to be happier.<p>Exercise! Gratitude! Spending time with friends! Hooray!<p>What's more surprising is that there are plenty of things you can take <i>out</i> of your life …

Self-help

Our Kids Are Watching, So Don't Be An A**hole

I have learned during this whole parenting journey that your kids are always watching you, and as the adults, we should stop being masters of …

Self Control

Kidlash: When The Highs And Lows Of Parenting Steal Sanity

Last week my toddler hit a new high in the sleep department, making it through three nights with nary a peep. Energized, I picked my 6- and …

Parenting

35 Wonderful Ideas How To Organize A Pretty Small Garden Space

Gardens are a great way to spend extra time. They can bring both life and curb appeal to your home. If you are a green thumb you may feel at a loss …

Curb Appeal

13 Tips to Create a Fairy Garden Your Kids Will Love

At some point in a child’s life, after they’ve been introduced to stories like Peter Pan and Sleeping Beauty, they wonder about fairies. Are the …

7 fruit trees you can grow in your living room

There are decorative house plants and then there are edible plants that you tend to in a tiny kitchen garden. But what about in between?<p>If you're …

Solar powering your home? An accountant and an economist weigh in

This past year, our family's combined monthly electric and gas utility bill hit $500 for the first time. It wouldn't be the last. In fact, even though we use roughly the same amount of energy we always have — perhaps even less — exorbitant energy costs appear to be the new normal for us.<p>This …

Solar Power

But What If Instead You Didn’t Read Yet Another White Dude

So it’s Women’s History Month, and you’d like to get your #ReadWomen on. “But where do I <i>start</i>?” You cry. Your high school reading list was a long …

Literature

HAY-BALE-GARDENING-POTATOES:You'll NEVER Grow Potatoes Any Other Way Again ! Step By Step Full Guide

Potato harvest from bales is easy, with no fork or shovel, simply cut the strings and kick over the bales, and pick up the potatoes. No marks on the …

Organic Garden Weed Killer, Easy for the Cheap & Lazy

Why use organic methods?<p>Many gardeners are extremely passionate about doing things the natural, organic way. It's often cheaper and just as effective …

AMC's next show is based on a comic much more violent than 'The Walking Dead'

AMC's newest comic adaptation may be even more shocking (and possibly offensive) than even the most violent parts of "The Walking Dead."<p>"Preacher," the 1995 cult classic graphic novel created by Garth Ennis, follows Jesse Custer, a fallen man of faith, on his journey to enter Heaven and literally …

This Is the Key to Happiness, According to Psychotherapists

The story you tell yourself about your life.<p>When your vision of your life story is inadequate, depression can result.<p>Psychotherapists actually help …

Psychology

Smarter, Faster, Thriftier Composting

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>Ideas | More in Yard<p>Smarter, Faster, Thriftier Composting<p>Too busy or too …

This Girl Whose Entire Family Got Killed In An Act Of Arson Just Wants Cards For Christmas

After losing her entire family in a suspected arson fire, her supporters are hoping a few letters can go a long way.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>P.O. Box 6126<p>Schenectady, NY 12306, USA

The Science of Happiness: Why Complaining is Literally Killing You

Sometimes in life, all the experience and knowledge simmering around in that ol’ consciousness of ours combines itself in a way that suddenly causes …

Happiness