• HOME & GARDEN
    Ottawa Home & Garden Show

    The Ottawa Home and Garden Show is this weekend at the EY Centre. Email [email protected] for your chance to win a four-pack of tickets to the Ottawa Home and Garden Show. Contest runs from Monday, March 19 at 5 a.m. to Friday, March 23 at 9 a.m.  The Ottawa Home and Garden Show is March 22 to […]

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    East Alabama Home & Garden Show this weekend

    Photo From right, Kaitlyn Gomez, 13, and Cody Lilly, 4, pot flowers at the Lee County Master Gardeners booth during a past East Alabama Home & Garden Show. The fourth annual event will take place Saturday, March 24. Opelika-Auburn News File Find everything you need for those upcoming home projects at the fourth annual East […]

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    Live grenade found at garden on NIBM-Undri road in Kondhwa

    The grenade was discovered by residents of the area in a mound of mud inside the garden.(HT REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO) A ‘live’ hand grenade was found at a garden under development on the NIBM-Undri road in Kondhwa on Thursday. The grenade was discovered in the garden next to Konark Indrayu, a residential society less than a […]

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    How to humanely keep wildlife out of the garden

    Some types of catnip can deter backyard visitors like deer, but the neighbor’s cat is sure to want to hang out, too. As with many things, in the garden, you pick your battles. (Illustration: Bill Kersey) You’ve no doubt heard the saying “she wouldn’t harm a fly.” It’s a phrase that could easily be applied […]

  • Growing trends in gardening

    It’s only 59 days until March 20, the first day of spring. Have you examined your garden yet to begin plans for improvement? Or, have you considered how your landscape might be updated to enhance your life? If not, then let me share what I’m reading about garden trends for 2018. First, gardening is on […]

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    Micro-Garden Lists You Need For Kids’ Fun In The Kitchen

    The culinary science lab takes over our kitchen table. Credit: Copyright 2016 Susan Lutz My adventures in the world of micro-gardening started innocently enough when I picked up a stray forsythia branch from our neighbor’s yard waste bin while walking my daughters home from school on a cold winter afternoon. I shocked my girls, ages […]

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    How to Start Your Little Kitchen Garden

    Highlights What better way to connect with nature than to start your own garden You can easily grow some herbs and veggies at home Try sprouts. mint, rosemary, lemongrass and more The kitchen is the holy space where all the treats for our tongue originate. Kitchens are designed in a way that the experience of […]

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    Test-Drive Tiny Living in This Tiny Home Village

    In case you haven’t heard, downsizing is the new black (or should I say green?). We’re living in an age where less is more. With increased urban populations and depletion of our earth’s resources, it’s becoming imperative that we start to live with more consciousness around our choices and actions. While residing in a mansion […]