Prinesha Patel

82 Flips | 2 Magazines | 6 Likes | @prineshapatel33 | Keep up with Prinesha Patel on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Prinesha Patel”

Found: An Orchid With Large Flowers and a Scent Like Champagne

What a beaut!<p>Humans are obsessed enough with flowers that you’d think all the good ones would already be widely known. But on a trip to Northern …

The peony makes a comeback as best-selling summer flower following Pinterest popularity

For years the humble peony has graced the herbaceous borders and table-top vases of horticulturalists of a certain age.<p>But now the brightly coloured bloom has been crowned the nation’s best-selling summer flower, after its photogenic appearance led to it becoming an unlikely star of social …

Flowering Vines for Your Garden

Flowering Vines that Go Beyond the Norm<p>Take a close-up look at 12 vines that can fill a garden with stunning flower forms and prolific blooms By …

18 Totally Chic Planters You Can Buy Right Now

Planters are so in for spring/summer.<p>Whether you're looking for a planter that's beautiful, quirky, or even tech-savvy, we've got it all. Your plants will never crave sunlight, drown in water, or look bland again in these containers. And don't worry if you have trouble keeping plants alive — we've …

9 Gardening Diagrams Every Gardener Needs to Pin

We predict beautiful blooms in your future.<p>As soothing, rewarding, and therapeutic as gardening can be, it can also be challenging. This plant needs <i>how much</i> sun? Tomatoes can't be planted next to <i>what</i> vegetable? Thankfully, there are tons of gardeners on Pinterest who are here to save the day with …

How to Care for Flowers and Make Them Last Longer

Photo Mary at Easy Flower Store, at Delhi, India<p>Ever wondered why most freshly cut flowers you received during special occasions ended up in the trash early? Well, it's simply because, they don't receive proper care. Just like other living things, flowers also need nourishment to live.<p>Flowers …

Cut Flowers

How To Grow Gladiolus In Your Garden - Quiet Corner

Care Of Gladiolus – How To Grow Gladiolus In Your Garden<p>Gladiolus plants grow wonderfully in the warm weather of summer. You can produce these …

Gardening

Gorgeous Annuals to Grow in the Shade

1 of 15<p>Fuchsia<p>Bring elegance to your garden with fuchsias. These shade flowers bear gorgeous pendulous flowers, making them ideal for hanging …

How to Keep Flowers Fresh

Plunking a penny into a vase of water won’t help your blooms last longer. But here’s what will keep flowers fresh, according to Kristin Schleiter, …

19 Facts Every Tulip Lover Should Know

The quintessential spring bloom is more complex than you think.<p><b>1. T</b><b>here are over 150 species of tulips with over 3,000 different varieties.</b><p><b>2. Their flower buds are known for being almost perfectly symmetrical.</b><p><b>3.</b> <b>Most tulips sprout a single flower bud, but a few varieties have up to four on a single</b> …

Easy Gardening For Parents; These Plants Don't Even Need Much Water!

If you are looking for a fun and educational way to bond with your children, try gardening. Gardening can be fulfilling and rewarding, and it has …

Bird Of Paradise Flower On Smoky Background by Judy Whitton

Easy indoor plants to brighten even the driest, darkest rooms in winter

Right about now most of us could use a pop of green. Between the last poinsettia of December and the first daffodil of spring, things indoors are …

8 wonderfully fragrant flowers for your garden

1 of 8<p>Getty Images<p>Mock Orange<p>This plant captures the essence of a gloriously fragrant Mediterranean spring. <i>Philadelphus</i> 'Belle étoile' is a …

How to Make DIY Drink Umbrellas

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: Bring the spirit of Spring Break to your next party with DIY drink umbrellas.</i><p>Whether or not you’ve managed to fit a raucous sunny vacation into your year so far, you …

How to Make Homemade Pizza Dough

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With Amber Wilson from For the Love of the South's step by step instructions, making pizza dough no longer has to be reserved for special</i> …

Striped Frozen-Yogurt Terrine

Follow this recipe (and the variation that follows) to make terrines using different fruit-flavor combinations; just start with six ounces of each of three types of fruit. Berries and stone fruits (plums, peaches, and nectarines) need to be cooked before pureeing, while melons and mangoes do not.

Food

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

Cooking

Apricot Rice Pudding Pops

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole milk<p>3/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. canned unsweetened coconut milk<p>1/4 cup heavy cream<p>1 lemongrass stalk, tough outer layer removed, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon minced peeled ginger<p>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 tablespoons short-grain rice (such as …

Emeril's Anytime Yogurt Parfaits

"Hey, how could a parfait be anything less than a party waiting to happen? At my house, we turn something good for you into something fun by layering yogurt, granola, fresh berries, and honey in individual glasses. Whether for breakfast, a snack, or dessert, this simple, festive treat is a winning …

Flashback Recipe: Cilantro Walnut Pesto

<b>By Jessica Wilson</b><p>One of my most favorite scents in the whole world is cilantro. I know there are quite a few of you folk out there that have some sort of genetic makeup that causes cilantro to taste like soap, and for that I am quite sorry, as it is truly a delight in so many ways. I am also a …

Recipes

16 fruits you've probably never heard of

Rambutan<p>Native to the Malay Archipelago, the name of this fruit is derived from the Malay word meaning "hairy," and you can see why. But once the …

Bar Cookie Recipes

Streamline your baking with a pan of bar cookies -- just bake and slice. Choose from lemon bars, chocolate chip bars, oatmeal bars, and more.

Do-It Yourself: Homemade Pizza Dough Technique

Sure, you can buy suitable premade dough from your local pizzeria or supermarket. But you may be in it for the thrill, alchemy, and resulting texture of these five simple combined ingredients. The long, refrigerated rise requires no hand-holding, so a little work up front goes a long way (as an …

Quinoa Recipes For Breakfast, Brunch, or Just a Snack

<b>It's not just for salads or dinner! As these recipes prove, quinoa is an easy to cook, protein-rich and gluten-free alternative to other grains that's totally delicious for breakfast or brunch -- as a hot cereal, granola, in pancakes, muffins, and more.</b><p>Breakfast Quinoa<p>Tired of oatmeal? This hot …

20 of Our All-Time Best Brownie and Blondie Recipes

Chewy on the edges and fudgy in the center, this brownie offers a little for everyone.

Our Top 10 Most-Pinned Smoothie Recipes

You'll fill up fast with this strawberry-and-banana-based smoothie that adds oats for extra heartiness.

Top 10

Scone Recipes

When you want a baked treat for brunch or afternoon tea, our scone recipe fits the bill. Find our favorite sweet and savory scone recipes, including cheddar-and-chive scones, lemon-cream scones, and more.

Breakfast