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Vegetable Garden Companion Plants Guide

Vegetable Garden Companion Plants Guide<p>Updated on January 16, 2018<p>Companion Planting can Help You be a Better Gardener<p>Growing your own vegetables is …

Attracting Ladybugs to Your Vegetable Garden and Keeping Them There

Attracting ladybugs to your vegetable garden is a very good thing. They provide wonderful, natural, pest control – eating 50 or more aphids each day …

This Scottish Castle Is the Luxury Friendcation of Your Dreams

Think falconry, whisky, and epic dinner parties in royal style.<p>If you’re a <i>Ladies of London</i> fan with an eye for luxury travel, you’ve likely been …

Met Museum releases 375,000 images for free, unrestricted use

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's entire collection of public domain art is now available under the Creative Commons Zero license. You can download any one of the more than 375,000 high-resolution images of famous artworks and use it however your heart desires.<p>The Met's Open Access policy allows …

7 Things I’ve Learned From Making Pizza Every Sunday

It has recently become my mission to master the art of homemade pizza. Because if I’m going to be known for being really good at making something, …

This Epic Game of Thrones Bar Should Be on Every Superfan's Bucket List

If you love drinking wine as much as the Lannisters do, this <b>Game of Thrones</b>-themed pop-up bar needs to be on your bucket list. The Daylight Robbery bar in Edinburgh, Scotland, transforms its basement into a candlelit medieval pop-up bar called The Blood & Wine and is filled with <b>Game of …

​8 DIY fixes for your most common kitchen problems

Thanks to Murphy’s Law, your picture-perfect kitchen that you just finished cleaning and packing will not remain that way, especially if you have …

Our attitude towards wealth played a crucial role in Brexit. We need a rethink | Stephen Hawking

Money was a key factor in the outcome of the EU referendum. We will now have to learn to collaborate and to share<p>Does money matter? Does wealth make us rich any more? These might seem like odd questions for a physicist to try to answer, but Britain’s referendum decision is a reminder that …

Want To Be More Marketable? Add These 11 In-Demand Tech Skills To Your Resume

Tech skills pay more. According to a labor-market analysis by Burning Glass Technologies, 78% of well-paying “middle-skill” positions call for basic proficiency with technology.<p>But I get it: you have a full-time job, volunteering every other weekend, a puppy to train, plans with friends…you’re …

Wireframing

Make a Small Kitchen Look Larger

Stretch a small kitchen space without a major remodel. Check out these tricks for cabinetry, color schemes, countertops, and more that make a little …

Kitchens

5 Things to Know Before You Renovate Your Kitchen

Relax, you have options.<p>If you sometimes have trouble deciding what to make for dinner, a kitchen renovation can feel paralyzing. But take heart: It …

9 Traits of a Highly Sensitive Person

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sensitive people get a bad rap. Research suggests that genes are responsible for the 15-20% of people who qualify as “highly sensitive.” Psychologist Elain Aron has studied this phenomenon extensively, and using MRI scans of highly …

Hidden Kitchen Storage Solutions : kitchen storage solution

The 'Cabinet Plus' kitchen storage solution is a new offering from the UK-based retailer to ensure that previously unused space can be utilized in …

10 of the best alternative city breaks in Europe

If you’re after a fresh spin on the city break look beyond the usual big names for more cool culture and great sights. Here’s our list for 2016<p>• <b>Alt. city breaks 2015</b><p><b>Why go?</b> The island of Malta itself is a sight to behold but within the walled city of its capital, Valletta, built by the Knights of …

Best views of San Francisco, and some offbeat spots to get them

We've all seen it. It's a beautiful weekend afternoon, the San Francisco fog burns off, and "wham!"– the northbound lanes on the Golden Gate Bridge are packed with a string of sightseers desperate to get the views from the vista point on the Marin side.<p>Why do people battle traffic to fight for a …

The answer to that controversial death on The Walking Dead is 'right around the corner'

Despite another week of a major actor's name being left out of <i>The Walking Dead</i>'s opening credits, cast members and fans caught up with the series are holding out hope his character isn't actually dead.<p>According to another star on the show, audiences won't have to wait much longer to know for</b> …

How to actually work a four-day week

A few years back, I started obsessing over productivity. Things like sleeping more than seven hours or getting up late and getting stuck in traffic seemed like wasted time. These situations could be controlled, but instead they were reducing my productivity.<p>The problem was that I was pretty sure I …

Jon Stewart’s secret White House visits

Obama, aides took unusual steps to cultivate “Daily Show” comic.<p>Jon Stewart slipped unnoticed into the White House in the midst of the October 2011 budget fight, summoned to an Oval Office coffee with President Barack Obama that he jokingly told his escort felt like being called into the …