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5 Bulbs to Plant in Spring

Including when to plant bulbs in Spring Knowing when to plant in spring is half the battle of successful gardening. Gardeners who plant too early end up with dead or damaged crops while gardeners who plant too late wait longer to get harvests. Timing is important and the best way to get the timing down […] Read more…

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Smart Home Appliances for an Energy-Conscious Family

Smart Home Appliances for an Energy-Conscious Family Living a green, eco-friendly life in the modern world is not easy, especially not for a busy, functional family. Living an eco-friendly life is all about saving resources, protecting the planet and ensuring our lifestyle does not impact severely on the world around us. As we explored in […] Read more…

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How to Host the Perfect Wine Tasting at Home

How to Host the Perfect Wine Tasting at Home Looking for a date night with a difference? Then how about home wine tasting that means you can still have the same experience but without having to go out! Wine tasting is a great way to really get a feel for wine and can be great […] Read more…

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How to Winterize a Pond

Including pond and fish care If you have a pond in your lawn or garden, then, just like most other things, it needs to be prepared to survive the upcoming frigid winter months. This article will teach you how to winterize a pond in your lawn or garden! Your pond over winter can still survive […] Read more…

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How To Attract Birds To Your Garden

Including bird watching tips and homemade bird feeders Many people enjoy the pastime of bird watching, and others simply like to feed the birds during the cold winter months. Enjoy sitting down with a cup of coffee in the morning, look out the window and see how many diverse birds are in your garden. Bird […] Read more…

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Feng Shui in the Living Room Tips

Including location, design, and furniture rules Whether one calls it the living room, the den, or the great room, according to Man-Ho Kwok, the foremost feng shui master in Europe, the main living area of a home, where family and friends most often gather, is among the most important sites for creating positive feng shui. […] Read more…

Potted trees and plants

How To Keep Potted Trees In Winter

If you have patio trees or any small trees that you are worried won’t survive the winter that this post is for you. Potted trees really can survive all year round. Potted trees make wonderful accents for the patio and may be the only trees many city dwellers can have.   Most trees need a […] Read more…

Colourful plants

9 Best Plants For Pots All Year Round

If you want a low maintenance garden that looks great all year round then have a think about container gardening. Container gardening means putting all your shrubs into pots to contain them. It also means that you can move them around your garden as you see fit. This includes hanging baskets and potted plants. Plants […] Read more…

How to Create a Winter Flower Garden

7 Winter Flowering Shrubs and Plants That Are Easy to Grow

Here’s how to grow colourful plants in the Winter months Brighten up your garden by planting winter-flowering shrubs and perennials. Add scent and colour by using shrubs, perennials and climbers with winter interest. Once the fairy lights have been put away, what is there to look forward to until spring? January and February can seem […] Read more…

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