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Gardening 101: Cherry Trees

Cherry Tree, <i>Prunus:</i> “Symbol of Spring”<p>Of all the spring-flowering trees, cherries are among the most evocative, and symbolic of a new season. <i></i>Cherry …

Gardening 101: Peony

Peony; <i>Paeonia</i>: “The Mistress”<p>Peonies can be shrubs or they can be trees, and one of the only sad things about living in a warm climate is it’s …

Cuidado Natural: 11 plantas medicinais para cultivar em casa

Vá além da beleza e opte por espécies funcionais. Aquelas listadas a seguir possuem propriedades medicinais capazes de ajudar na digestão, de aliviar …

Urban Gardening: Shade-Tolerant Herbs to Grow in Your Apartment

Buttermilk biscuits with chive butter, egg salad with ribbons of tarragon, iced tea with fresh mint. There are many reasons to love fresh herbs. …

Ten Mistakes New Herb Gardeners Make (and How to Avoid Them)

Growing your own herbs can be very rewarding and enjoyable, but a few little things can make it frustrating as well. Learn ten mistakes new herb …

Gardening 101: Asparagus Ferns

Asparagus Fern, <i>Asparagus Aethiopicus:</i> “Emerald Feather”<p>Asparagus Fern is the “insert houseplant here” houseplant. Need a pop of green? Easy-to-grow …

5 Marie Kondo–approved hacks to spark joy in your life through organization

Are you ready to get organized? Well, there’s really no better person to look to for advice than the queen of tidy: Marie Kondo.<p>The guru often posts …

This Might Be IKEA's Most Versatile Organizing System

IKEA's Algot collection is a closet system, a modular, budget-friendly alternative to something like the Container Store's Elfa. But like a lot of …

Laundry Rooms

10 New Year’s Resolutions for the Gardener

New Year’s resolutions for gardeners are a lot more fun than New Year’s resolutions in general. For a gardener, the year ahead is a chance to do …

5 Quick Fixes: Easy Weekend Storage Projects

We’re not carpenters here at Remodelista, but we tackled each of these DIYs ourselves in response to a niggling problem, such as a front-entry shoe …

Professional Organizers Share Their Ultimate Speed-Cleaning Routines

Keeping up with an ever-expanding list of cleaning chores can get overwhelming. So, what’s the secret to making it more manageable? Breaking your …

Steal This Look: A Scandi-Style Kitchen in a Canadian Cabin

One of our all-time-favorite projects is the Lake Huron cabin of Juli and John Baker, the owners of Toronto housewares shop Mjölk. The kitchen, …

Poinsettias: Rethinking a Christmas Cliché

The poinsettia revolution was a long time coming. But worth waiting for.<p>It’s been nearly 200 years since Joel Roberts Poinsett, <b></b>the first U.S. …

Amazon Just Launched a Super Affordable Plant Shop for All the Jungalow Queens Out There

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

DIY: Pressed Seaweed Prints

As a native Cape Codder, I’ve always been fond of seaweed. So when I ran across designer Karen Robertson‘s pressed seaweed DIY on Garden Design, I …

DIY: Sunny Citrus Votives

Peeling a clementine, or any of the small breeds of bright orange tropical citrus, can inspire a certain kind of competitive edge. Can you get the …

DIY: Braided Leather Drawer Pulls for $1.25 Each

In just a few weeks, my husband and I will be welcoming a new arrival into our home. As we prepare to carve a little space for the baby, we undertook …

Travel Bag from The Minimalists' Documentary

Is Minimalism for Black People?

Just a few years ago, "minimalism" meant something different than it does today. Some people simply liked the look of less clutter in their house; …

How Swedish Death Cleaning Will Organize Your Life Once and for All

Move over Marie Kondo, there’s a new decluttering guru in town. Margareta Magnusson, a Swedish woman self-described as “somewhere between 80 and …

3 Myths About The KonMari Method According to Marie Kondo Herself

YOU’VE HEARD the name, you've read the book, and you’ve been witness to countless testimonies of life and home transformation in equal measure. We’re …

Minimalism

Nocturne Chopin 40 Series Contemporary Minimalist Watch

Editor's Rating<p>4.9?<p>Discovered on 2017-12-14<p>Keep track of your valuable time with the Nocturne Chopin 40 Series Contemporary Minimalist Watch. …

Christ-Centered Silence for the Noisy Advent Season

I’m a church music director, so during Advent season I regularly receive comments like “How you holding up this season?” and “I know you must be so …

10 Favorite Reads of 2017

Books are companions during specific seasons of life. As I look back over the past decade of top 10 “favorite reads,” I can see myself in particular …

Books

Just Drop the Blanket

This month “A Charlie Brown Christmas” aired on national primetime television for the 50th time. In a world where the latest greatest technology is …

Why History Says Jerusalem Belongs to the Jews

It is the most controversial piece of real estate in the world -- Jerusalem's Temple Mount. It is the holiest site in Judaism and the third holiest …

5 Tips for Establishing a Devotional Routine with Your Toddler

When our daughters were toddlers, we had a regular bedtime routine. It usually involved reading a story, saying prayers, giving hugs and kisses, and …

Why God Delays in Answering Prayer

I was blessed to read this short article from Charles Spurgeon. He explains why God sometimes delays in answering prayer. Here goes…God often delays …

Theology