Teresa Dittemore

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Running Away From Your Problems Is a Race You'll Never Win

When it comes to getting things done – whether we’re talking about David Allen’s wildly popular methodology or just the act of doing stuff – the …

How To Grow Calla Lillies

Our Simple DIY Home Solar Power System

Our Simple DIY Home Solar Power System<p>This basic off-grid solar power system is simple to install and can be easily expanded…<p>Bringing some of the …

Letters to a Beekeeper: linking bees, plants and people - video

Gardening columnist Alys Fowler and London roof-top beekeeper Steve Benbow exchanged letters to each other over a year exploring the relationship between insect pollinators, plants and people. They're crowd-publishing a book with Unbound. Here, from Alys's verdant garden and Steve's rooftop hives …

Gardening 101: How to Plant a Bulb

October is the month to plant spring-blooming bulbs. Which end goes up and how deep should you plant a tulip? We explain the basics:<p>Photography by …

How to make your garden look glorious in autumn

Airy grasses, tall spikes and vivid hues make excellent seasonal planting.<p>A sunny autumn border makes this time of year much more enjoyable than a garden full of prematurely “tidy” brown soil. Rather than an early bedtime, think of this season as a planting opportunity to be grabbed with both …

How to Draw a Pig

This tutorial will teach you how to draw a realistic pig and a cute cartoon pig.<p>Method 1<p>Drawing A Realistic Pig<p>1<p><b>Draw an oval for the body, slightly</b> …

Cartoons

5 Winter Plants You Should Put in Now

For a little color during the drab days of winter, consider planting these hardy growers.<p>For a little color during the drab days of winter, consider planting these hardy growers. Check out your hardiness zone using this map from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

How to Make a Battery Powered, Gadget Charging Go Bag

Here's What The Marketing Organization Of The Future Should Look Like

2020 isn’t the future; the future is now. Every day, the look and feel and function of marketing is transforming radically—and so the means to keep up must be transforming too. Marketing organizations that aren’t restructuring to meet the demands of 2020—of today, for that matter—will be left by …

How to Improve Your Email Etiquette

Opening your email inbox can be like opening a Pandora’s box of inadequate grammar, poor spelling, and bad taste. Consider what impressions your …

30sec Tip: Do it Well or Not at All

I’m sure you’ve come across ‘morning routines‘ being talked about as something very important if you want to be healthy and successful. However, I’m …

Productivity

Daily Quote: You Have to Accept Whatever Comes

Sometimes it’s easier to focus on what we don’t have, rather than what we do have. It’s important to take time out and remember all of the things to …

Armed Forces

How to Pick the Perfect Color for Any Purpose

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

Coconut Dishes: The Taste of Paradise | Pinterest | Baked coconut shrimp, Coconut shrimp and Coconut

Dorothy's Coconut Cake Recipe from Alex Hitz

It took some work to re-create the dessert he remembered from his childhood, but the result does both his mothers proud. Get the recipe for this homemade dessert, and let us know what you think in the comments!<p>I had two mothers: Caroline and Dorothy. Caroline gave birth to me, and Dorothy helped …

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