Sandra Bell

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‘It’s more than just a dot’

IF you were staring up at the stars last night you may have witnessed a rare event.<p>If you spotted a bright dot and thought ‘what’s that?’ you were …

Astronomy

These are the dates of all the best meteor showers, supermoons and cosmic events in 2018

Every year people make all kinds of new year’s resolutions – but often they all share a theme of aiming high in the year ahead.<p>This could be higher …

The Best Trees And Plants For Drought Tolerant Landscaping Ideas

Home » Decoration » The Best Trees And Plants For Drought Tolerant Landscaping Ideas<p>We have to be patient when treating the backyard and front yard …

Landscaping

Sheet Mulching: How to Smother Weeds, Build Soil & Conserve Water the Easy Way

Sheet mulching is a fancy phrase for building a massive compost pile across the surface of a field or garden. Rather than pile up your manure, …

Gardening

A 15-Minute Yoga Routine that Will Give Your Metabolism a Big Boost

Yes, yoga is one of the more gentle forms of exercise, but that doesn’t mean it can’t offer a considerable calorie burn and even a big metabolism …

Exercise

10 Ultimate Signs Of A Spiritual Awakening

Sooner or later, we all get the feeling.<p>We become particularly pensive, or look back and think, was that really me ten years ago, three years, or …

Spirituality

Gardens: want a burst of colour in autumn? Try these plants

There’s a distinct chill to the air and a softer, golden quality to the morning light, which can mean only one thing: autumn is on its way. But it is possible to hold shorter days at bay with these late-season flowering plants. They are all recommended by the RHS on its list of plants for …

Plants

Are You Making One of These 7 Landscaping Mistakes?

You can just picture it: a pretty cottage garden overflowing your front yard, with tons of heavy, scented blooms.<p>You need some color, stat.<p>That …

Gardening

Beautiful solar-powered Aiyyer Residence blurs the line between indoor and outdoor living

1/13<p>Aiyyer Residence by CUBE design + research<p>Fans of natural lighting will love the warm and welcoming light-filled Aiyyer Residence in North …

North Carolina

Aaron D'Innocenzo Built this Green Desert Home by Himself in Eight Years

1/7<p>Jackrabbit Wash by Aaron D'Innocenzo<p>It's always so inspiring to learn about people who build their own homes, but it's rare to hear about a person …

Architecture

Mission Chinese Just Reinvented the Tiki Cocktail (Hint: It Changes Colors)

Sam Anderson of New York's Mission Chinese Food set out to make a blue tiki cocktail with natural ingredients. He ended up creating one of the coolest cocktails we've ever seen: the Mood Ring.<p>Spoiler alert: the vibrant hue of blue curaçao comes from artificial additives. The liqueur itself is …

Cocktails

Do-It-Yourself Solar-Powered Everyday Machines

DIY Solar Projects<p><b>Solar-Powered Do-it-Yourself Projects (Photo Credits)</b><p>At this day and age when energy efficiency is becoming a priority, knowing how …

The Perfect Breakfast Cocktail Is Cereal, Milk, and Bourbon

What should you drink for breakfast? You can guzzle down coffee. But that gets old after a while and stimulants are not necessarily a good idea in …

Breakfast

The Secret to Creating Your Own "She Shed"

Your backyard storage can do so much more than shelter old lawnmowers.<p>Wouldn't it be nice to have a getaway that didn't involve any travel? It's possible, thanks to customizable "she sheds." Despite the somewhat tongue-twisting name, these pint-sized backyard escapes have proven to be a big trend. …