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Sarah

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How to Make Spring Cleaning Easier

Spring has sprung! Time to remove the storm windows, put on the screen doors and start the Spring cleaning. Spring cleaning is a tedious...

Edible Flowers Decorate the Plate

Colorful flowers are admired for their beauty and fragrance. A vase, or arrangement, of garden flowers of the dinner table adds ambiance to the...

Fragrant Garden Design Ideas

Fragrant plants add a new dimension to the garden, enhancing both its color and textural schemes. This garden creates a soothing ambiance that integrates...

8 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Ants Now

Small Cracks The best way to keep ants out of your home is to caulk or seal any small cracks or crevices lading into your...

Creating a Flying Flower Garden

When my son was a toddler he loved butterflies which he called flying flowers. And indeed with their varied and bright colored wings they...

Top 10 Kitchen Remodeling Tips

When it comes to selling your house we all know that first impressions count, that old patch of damp in the corner or the...

11 Tips for Planting Shrubs

Shrubs are a wonderful addition to any home. They serve several purposes. If you live in a snowy area, shrubs can provide a great...

The Top 6 Drought-Tolerant Plants

Drought tolerant plants are those that do not require as much water as conventional plantings. They will easily survive long periods without any water;...

The Best Flowering Houseplants

Flowering houseplants are a great way to bring some green into your home, especially during the winter months when your outdoor garden is dormant....

Sanseveria Trifasciata: Hard to Kill Houseplants

Sanseveria trifasciata is a popular houseplant that even plant lovers with the brownest thumb will find hard to kill. This notoriously hardy houseplant will...

The 10 Best Houseplants for Beginners

Not everyone has a green thumb, and not all houseplants require one. Many houseplants are easy to grow and tolerant of those of us...

How to Remove Candle Wax Stains from Any Surface

Candles have long been considered romantic, but an accident can easily leave you with a mess to clean up. Using candles during the holidays...

How to Use the Flowering Quince Fruit

One of my favorite old fashioned shrubs is the flowering quince, which belongs to the genus Chaenomeles. This beautiful shrub is native to eastern...

Flowering Quince (Chaenomeles) Plant Profile

A very intriguing plant is flowering quince. You're not likely to find it in any landscaping, yet it's a favorite among many gardeners. Many people...

How to Frame an Existing Bathroom Mirror?

How do you Make a Plain Bathroom Mirror Look Better? A bathroom mirror is just something that hangs on the wall. It does little to...

Sponge Painting – Add Elegance to your Walls

Faux painting is a simple way to add elegance and sophistication to your walls, and sponge painting is the easiest way to do it....

Recycle Linoleum Scraps – Crafts for Home Decor

Linoleum has a soft, supple texture perfect for mimicking the effects of rubber stamps. Use some of your leftover linoleum scraps to make your...

3 Baby Shower Ideas for a Boy

Decorations are a big part of planning a baby shower. They help add to the excitement of having a new little baby on the...

Decorating with Bold Colors in Your Home’s Interior

People tend to avoid decorating their homes' interiors with dark or bold colors. Why is that? Dark colors and bold colors are, well, bold....

Unique and Creative Ways to Use Giant Silk Flowers

Stop in at Hobby Lobby or another major craft store that sells artificial blooms and you will find giant silk flowers. They are hundreds...