Sherri Tijerina

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Bugs and Bees

My allotment plot and garden welcome many species of beneficial wildlife, such as hoverflies, lacewings, bees, ladybirds, butterflies (yes, …

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Forager’s Guide: Are Those Mushrooms Edible?

Are those mushrooms edible? The weekend forager needs to know. Handing out life and death in equal measure, the fungi family is a fascinating one. So …

Gardening 101: How to Water an Air Plant

Pity the poor tillandsia. With its affable, low-maintenance personality, your little friend tends to get ignored on a bookshelf. Its nickname–air …

6 Stylish Systems to Keep Your Organic Vegetable Garden Growing Year-Round

If you're lamenting the imminent end of the growing season, don't fret—we've rounded up six systems to help you continue to grow fresh, organic …

Aquaponics

Grow Herbs Indoors: 5 Herbs that Thrive Inside

Even if you don’t have outdoor gardening space, there are plenty of herbs that you can grow indoors successfully on a sunny windowsill. If you do …

Gardening

Ask the Expert: 7 Tips for Making a Moss Checkerboard

In 1939, Japanese designer Mirei Shigemori was the bad boy of Zen gardens. His use of Western geometry in an ancient temple outraged the public, but …

Landscaping

Gardening 101: Sea Kelp for Healthy Houseplants

Sea kelp is a superfood for humans and plants too. It’s packed with 70 micronutrients and among them is cytokinin, a growth hormone that promotes …

Seed of fiction: how gardens inspire writers

A new book captures the unique inspiration that our best-loved authors have found in their gardens<p>All gardeners know how easy it is to “lose themselves” in their gardens. Though the work may be hard, gardening is a time for real relaxation and reflection with only half a mind on the job at hand. It …

Comment on great shrub: fothergilla, a multi-season star by Craig

Thank you for showing off this shrub. I just purchased 3 Blue Shadow and 1 Mnt. Airy. 3 are in full sun here in zone 6b, one in part sun near a …

Houses

Top 5 gardens to discover in Paris

One of the reasons why I am still so attached to our dear capital, like a limpet to its rock, is the abundance of gardens. Simply climbing up a …

The high-stakes world of rare-plant theft

<b>The theft of endangered and rare flowers has led botanical gardens to go to extreme measures to protect their plants, locking them down with cables and installing CCTV. But is this enough to preserve such species?</b><p>The gently swaying trees and luscious foliage of the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens in …

Postcard From NYC: Walking the High Line (Plus, How to Bring Home Two of Its Flowers)

I was back in Brooklyn and Manhattan earlier this month, which is my favorite month to be in/live in/visit the city. It was a quick trip, during …

Framing

The 40 Best Beaches on Earth

Let's face it...it ain't summertime without at least spending a few days at the beach soaking up the rays and relaxing with family and friends. In the spirit of summer, we've gone to the travelers community at minube.net travel community to find the best beaches from around the world, those drops …

Cuban Sandwich with Zucchini Pickles

8 Servings<p>Park 121 makes its own zucchini pickles for these messy (in a good way) sandwiches; substitute with thinly sliced dill or bread-and-butter pickles if you like.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>zucchini pickles<p>1 ½ cups apple cider vinegar<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon ground turmeric<p>1 teaspoon mustard powder<p>1 …

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: A Hip, Low-Key Kitchen in Topanga Canyon<p>by Annie Quigley<p>Steal This Look: A Courageously Colorful Kitchen for a New York Artist<p>by …

The 2014 Kitchen of the Year

For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.<p>For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.

A Gallery of Bohemian Bedrooms

(Image credit: Lantliv)<p>If you love the bohemian look — or you're just looking to add a little color or texture or pattern to your sleeping space — …

Casseroles for Every Taste

We're mad for anything that you can bake in one dish, so we found 23 recipes that will suit any cooking style, mood or craving.<p>The Casserole for a …

11 Best Kale Salads

Kale is back.<p>Here, 11 perfect kale salads that even the most jaded greens connoisseur will agree are delicious.<p>Making this super-easy kale salad is a …

Tuscan Kale + White Bean Spaghetti Squash Lasagna Bake

Maple Spiced Almond Milk with a hint of Pumpkin

Can you feel it, too? Can you feel ALL the feelings happening to us? Is it the giant full moon hanging over our heads? Is it something having to do …

Casserole Recipes | Slideshow

This easy shove-it-in-the-oven casserole is exactly what macaroni and cheese ought to be—cheesy, crumb-topped, and ridiculously indulgent.<p>Enchiladas …

Cooking

30 Rustic Living Room Ideas For A Cozy, Organic Home

When we talk of rustic-style interiors, many of our readers think of exposed wood, stone walls, a warm fireplace at the heart of the room and a …

24 Crazy Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

More room to buy more things!<p>If you're lacking on kitchen storage space but aren't feeling a huge reno, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days. No demo day required!

Shopping

A Rustic, Country Bathroom with Barn Wood Walls

Rustic never looked so chic<p>In this Southborough, Massachusetts, country bathroom by Andrew and Yvonne Pojani, the design is all about the warm, reclaimed barn wood on the walls. Rustic never looked so chic. Read on for more country bathroom decor ideas.

Landscaping Ideas: 8 Surprising Ways to Use Cor-ten Steel in a Garden

The more we see of Cor-ten steel in the garden, the more it appeals to us. To everybody else too, apparently–we’re suddenly seeing the handsome …

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle

Creamy Butternut, Bacon and Leek Pappardelle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 20, 2014 93<p>Somebody give me a gigantic fork.<p>Because this is my serving. Right …

12 Favorite Kale Salads (plus tips!)

I counted up the number of beloved kale salad recipes on this blog the other day and came up with an even twelve. Kale salads are my favorite so I …

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …