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Field Guide: Sunflowers

Sunflower, Helianthus annuus: <i>“Van Gogh’s Muse”</i><p>For the gardener, sunflowers are a mixed blessing. They love sun and heat, and provide statuesque …

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 …

Watch Samantha Bee embarrass a Texas lawmaker who doesn’t know how abortion works

Ahead of the biggest Supreme Court abortion case in decades, Samantha Bee's <i>Full Frontal</i> on Monday night featured an interview with Texas state Rep. Dan Flynn (R), one of the architects of the Texas anti-abortion law that the justices will rule on.<p>And Bee showed that Flynn doesn't know the basic …

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Gardening Feeds Your Body and Spirit

It’s March, time to get your spring garden going so that you can soon reap the nutritional boon of fresh-from-the-yard veggies. The health benefits …

7 Types of 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 looking for an indoor plant that's both decorative <i>and</i> edible, look to the world of fruit trees! <b>While many grow to be enormous in the wild and are native</b> …

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ModernFarmer_SpringGarden_lead.jpg<p><i>This post by Brian Barth originally appeared on Modern Farmer.</i><p>The weather is wild and wooly in early March, on the …

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Farmer Appropriately Uses Manure To Spell Out 'No Trump'

An Ohio farmer made his feelings about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump <i>very</i> clear last week, using cow manure to spell out the words “NO TRUMP” in letters large enough for planes overhead to see them.<p>"It’s just, [Trump] doesn’t have any political experience -- not to mention, he’s a …

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10 Misconceptions About Mindfulness Meditation

The rising popularity of mindfulness meditation in recent years has sparked a great deal of interest by the general population. As with any innovation, there are bound to be some misconceptions. Though mindfulness meditation is an ancient practice, it is relatively new to Westerners.<p>Whenever I …

Meditation

Report: Teen says mom killed her siblings found in Detroit freezer

A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew.<p>Details of death and extreme abuse emerged Thursday as Mitchelle Blair appeared in court, two days after the bodies …

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Life With SarahB

Growing succulents is very easy! These tiny hardy plants multiply like rabbits, but some tips to encourage the multiplication process can't …

Puget Sound

Marijuana Is Officially Legal In Alaska

Marijuana is now legal for adults in Alaska.<p>Alaska on Tuesday becomes the third U.S. state to end prohibition of marijuana, officially putting into effect Ballot Measure 2, approved by 53 percent of state voters in November.<p>Alaskans age 21 and older may now legally possess up to one ounce of …

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Africa

Pug Puppy Recreates 2015 Oscar Best Picture Nominees

<b>Game of Pugs</b><p>Watch these flat-nosed friends recreate the popular HBO series.<p>MORE >><p>With the 87th Academy Awards just days away, the folks at The Pet …

The Oscars

How to make the most of house plants

As the late winter sun sets, I watch the shadows play out over the living room wall. A set of car headlights illuminates the never-never plant (<i>Ctenanthe oppenheimiana</i>) and it flexes a leaf. It often stretches out its stalk and flips a leaf at the TV: I like to imagine it’s a response to a …

Plants

5 Best Herbs to Grow in a Shade Garden

01 of 05<p>Parsley<p>Parsley is one of those herbs that can tolerate most any condition. Like any herb that will be spending much of its time in the shade, …

Czech Soup

Introduction: Czech Soup<p>Very old recipe to great soup from Czech cuisine !<br>It is great for Sunday lunch and especialy when is winter and cold outside. …

Food Preservation

Abandoned puppy gets new home at Hutto fire station

HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) -- Firefighters must be prepared to handle all sorts of situations, and on Friday morning, Hutto Fire and Rescue encountered a …

Pets

14 DIY Coasters To Cheer Up Your Coffee Table

These 14 easy-to-make coasters are great for gifting (or for yourself!). This article originally appeared on HouseBeautiful.com<p><b>1. Geometric Clay</b><p><i>Pretty Nice</i><p>These black-and-white geometric clay coasters from Pretty Nice can be decorated however you'd like to fit into your living room decor—but we …

Living Rooms

How to Design a Window Garden

Subscribe Preview The Magazine Free Newsletter<p>Shipping now! Subscribe Preview the magazine<p>Research Garden DesignBrowse photos, get design ideas & see …

Landscaping