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Starting Seed Indoors: A Personal Seed Starting Planner - Organic Gardening

<i>Learn about this personal seed starting planner you'll need when starting seed indoors for early blooms and cropping.</i><p>Your Personal Seed-Starting …

Palm oil is destroying the planet and killing animals – and it’s in almost everything

Have you ever heard of palm oil?<p>If not, you’re guaranteed to have tried it – because it’s used in almost everything you eat, drink and use.<p>For …

7 Must Read Parenting Books, According to the Experts

If you are anything like me, you want to be the best parent you can be. There is so much parenting advice available in books and blog posts that it …

Using a Tree as a Hedge Plant

Tree Species That Work Well With Low Maintenance<p>Hedges provide privacy and beauty in landscape design. Many trees are well suited for hedges, but …

Landscaping

16 non-boring salad recipes to whip up this spring

As warmer weather and fresher produce start sprouting up, so do salad cravings. Tempting greens and veggies at the farmers market may once again make …

Healthy Eating

8 reasons your pain won't go away

One of only a handful of physicians in the country who is board-certified in Family Medicine and Pain Medicine, Gary Kaplan, DO, author of <i>Total Recovery</i> and founder of The Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine, was able to apply his pioneering perspective to help answer one of the most difficult …

Pain

Hydroponic Garden Jar Cilantro

The perfect way to top off taco night? <b>Fresh cilantro picked from your windowsill!</b> This Garden Jar kit from Modern Sprout has everything you need to <b>grow</b> <b>a thriving cilantro plant at home</b>. The jar is equipped with a hydroponic system that brings water into the roots through a process known as …

Curries

The Main Attraction: Focal Plants

Awesome Agave<p>Agaves are exotic, drought tolerant plants with amazing garden structure. Native to the Southwest, agave is known for its architectural …

A thirsty Pasadena lawn morphs into a stunning, drought-tolerant habitat for hummingbirds

We're asking Southern California readers to share photos of their lawn-to-drought-garden makeovers. Here's how one Pasadena homeowner did it:<p>Thirst is a relative term when it comes to David Rose's Pasadena yard, as he exchanged water-hungry St. Augustine grass for a hummingbird habitat filled with …

Creative Garden Hacks And Tips - Sketchy Sloth | The one and only portal for Sloths

While some of the tips will help you enhance your space, some will teach you how to plant your own herbs indoors. So, let’s check these garden hacks …

Got 40 inches of space? You can have a vertical garden.

<b>Are you a gardener</b> who is short on space or time? Take your plants vertical.<p>Ben Fritonfounded Can YA Love, a D.C.-based company that gives vertical-gardening classes around the world. (Locally, he teaches through the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation. His next class is July 13. Register here.)<p>…

Gardening

How Your Metabolism Changes in Your 20s, 30s and 40s

<i>By Samantha Lefave for Life by Daily Burn</i><p><i>Photo: Pond5</i><p>You remember the moment it hit you: When you realize that, even though you've been eating about the same and exercising a fair amount, you've put on a few pounds. Or, you came back from vacation only to realize you weren't bouncing back as …

Fitness

A Gallery of Leafy Plant Wallpapers, Fabrics & Prints

Boisterous plant prints debuted decades ago, but these lively leaves have endured. They've become a classic way to add eye-catching glamour. Easier …

Framing

Trees and Plants to Grow for an All-Year Fruit Garden

If you have a little space for a garden, you’re probably growing seasonal vegetables—but there’s never a bad time of year to grow fruit, either. This …

Woodworking

5 Superfood Snack Recipes You Can Make at Home

Get energized and stave off the munchies deliciously with easy-to-make whole-food snacks.

Healthy Eating

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Stephanie Schrader, curator of a new Getty Museum exhibition, says the Dutch master was inspired ...

Society

The Artist Who Painted With Land

Roberto Burle Marx’s abstract gardens are legendary. But the landscape architect considered himself first and foremost a painter.<p>One of landscape architect Roberto Burle Marx’s most celebrated works is the patterned Copacabana sidewalk that runs along the Avenida Atlântica in Rio de Janeiro. From …

Art

$15.5M plans to revitalize Vancouver Public Library include rooftop garden and theatre

The Vancouver Public Library plans to revitalize the top two floors of its central branch with a $15.5 million project that includes an expanded …

Libraries

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture Announces 2016 Shortlist

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture has announced a shortlist of 19 projects selected from 348 entries received from 69 countries. Presented once …

Avocado Quinoa Salad With Blood Orange [Vegan] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Cider

Baba Ghanoush Recipe

"This wonderful dip is made with roasted eggplant, tahini, lemon and lots of roasted garlic. Even if you don't usually like eggplant, you just may …

Eggplant

Turn This Kitchen Accessory into a Small Space Indoor Garden

As someone who grew up on farm land in New Jersey and now lives in a room that’s 11 ft by 11 ft, I am slowly getting used to small space living. It wasn’t until I started living on my own in an apartment with roommates that I realized it’s hard to find space for indoor floor plants, let alone room …

Small Spaces

20 Crazy Ideas for Adventurous Home Decor

If you’re not having fun with decorating your home, you’re not doing it right. You should have to enjoy everything you do for your home and if …

10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

You're reading 10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

UX Design

How to Master Microsoft Office Excel

Spreadsheets are a nerd’s data-driven dream. For most regular people, though, they’re a complicated mess. Fortunately, they don’t need to be. Here’s …

Analytics

Brown Rice Khichdi | Goop

Brown rice and lentils pack a serious nutritional punch and the addition of veggies, spices, ginger and cilantro make this healthy recipe one that …

Food