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[5 Jul 2013 | One Comment | ]
Flower Arrangements You Can Do Yourself

Home decor expert Baroness Monica von Neumann shares sophisticatedflower arrangements that you can do yourself for an elegant wedding. Calla Lily Arrangement Vase: Tall white glass cylinder Flowers: Calla lilies and bear grass Instructions 1. Cut the calla lilies at an angle so that the flowers will rest dramatically in the vase and can more easily absorb […]

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[21 Jun 2013 | One Comment | ]
Non-Toxic Kitchen Cleaners

Ditch the chemicals and try these green solutions for a spotless (and healthier) house. Orange peel naturally cleans water spots Next time you peel an orange, don’t chuck the skin. The peel erases water spots on metal faucets, and dissolves light gunk build-up in sinks. You can also shine up dull wood with the white-membrane […]

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[18 Jun 2013 | One Comment | ]
Front Door Feng Shui

Increase your chances of bringing love and opportunities into your home with these fast, positive feng shui changes. The area in front of the house and the door should be uncluttered. This way, the energy isn’t blocked. Other good feng shui tips include keeping the door natural, or painting your door red (helps with abundance) […]

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[7 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Simple Organic Gardening Tips

Learning the essentials behind organic gardening can help you reach the right path to making your very own “Garden of Eden”. The key to a success is patience and the willingness to get “muddy” along with these five simple tips. 1. Create a Plan Creating a plan is very important if you want to have a […]

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[26 May 2013 | One Comment | ]
Surprisingly Germy Kitchen Items You Never Even Thought to Clean

The sponge and the sink are obvious culprits, but new research shows that other everyday kitchen objects can also harbor germs that can cause foodborne illnesses or worse. Even the cleanest kitchen has germs. In a new study from NSF International, a non-profit public health and safety organization, when 20 families swabbed 14 different kitchen items […]

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[29 Mar 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Easy Care Flowering Houseplants

Houseplants bring life into a room. As ornamental as houseplants are, many also provide health benefits by purifying the air and increasing humidity. Flowering houseplants add another layer of enjoyment, bringing color and maybe even scent into your decor. And you’d be surprised how some can survive on the most minimal attention. Try your hand at […]

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[26 Mar 2013 | One Comment | ]
Tips for Bringing Outdoor Plants Indoors

Whether you set your house plants out last spring, for a summer vacation, or you got carried away with container gardening until pots competed with the cat for every sunny nook of patio space, the cool night temperatures mean it’s time to think about bringing tender plants back indoors. Chances are you have even less sunny […]

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[12 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Ways you can kill a Houseplant

No one sets out to kill a houseplant, yet most dead houseplants were killed by kindness. Gardening indoors is an artificial climate and all plants will need a period of adjustment. Expect to see a few leaves drop at first. The best thing you can do for indoor plants is to learn something about their growing conditions […]

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[26 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Smart Uses for Clothespins

These expert tricks and surprising uses for clothespins will simplify your life in one simple clamp. 1. Keep fingers safe. Pinch a match with a spring-type clothespin to light fireplaces and tricky candle votives. 2. Light-proof your hotel room. Clip hotel drapes together to keep out glaring rays (and eyes). 3. Separate these cords. Label […]

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[21 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Tips on how to keep flowers from wilting

The perfect bouquet of flowers can lighten up any woman’s day. Flowers do have the ability to make you feel special and just a little more cheerful on a dull day. Research shows that smells and scents can impact almost everything, from dreams and emotions, driving and stress, to pain, concentration, memory and romance. While […]