Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden. Growing annuals. Five easy to grow annual flowers to plant in your garden.

Annuals are a great addition to any garden. There are many varieties to choose from and many are easy to grow. Annuals flower all summer long, many until frost. Here are five of the most popular, long blooming annuals. Geraniums Technically a Pelargonium, geraniums are hugely popular in gardens. They are very easy to grow,…

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Unique bird feeders for every bird watcher. Find bird feeders for all types of birds, and even feeders that will keep the squirrels out! Unique bird feeders for every bird watcher. Find bird feeders for all types of birds, and even feeders that will keep the squirrels out!

I love attracting birds to my yard. Where we live we have lots of gold finches and hummingbirds that visit us in the summer time, as well as wrens and doves. They are really fun to watch, and I love setting out bird feeders for them. There are so many unique bird feeders to choose…

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Brew your own kombucha at home! Easy kombucha recipe for beginners. Brew your own kombucha at home! Easy kombucha recipe for beginners.

I first tasted kombucha a couple of years ago. I was skeptical about it at first, but wanted to see what all the hype was about. I was surprised how sour it was, almost like drinking vinegar! But after I gave it a couple of tries, it started to grow on me. A lotĀ of people…

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Expert cleaning tips for removing dog urine stains from carpet. Expert cleaning tips for removing dog urine stains from carpet.

Tip #1: If you can catch it while it is still wet this will work wonders. Salt. Plain old table salt. Cover the area of the carpet GENEROUSLY with salt and leave it alone for at least 2 hours. The salt will “draw” the moisture out of the carpet. Then you can just sweep/vacuum it…

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Are gnats bothering your houseplants? Easily rid your plants of them with these easy tips from our readers. Are gnats bothering your houseplants? Easily rid your plants of them with these easy tips from our readers.

Q: Does any one know how to get rid of gnats in my house plants? They are mostly in my small ones like ivy and herbs and there are lots of them. Tip #1: Put out small containers of cider vinegar. The gnats are attracted to the vinegar & drown in it. Hope this helps.…

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