How Safe Is Your Garden? Tips to Make It Safer

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
It's wonderful to be able to spend time in your yard or garden. However, when you're outside, there can often be hazards that might cause injury if you're not careful. Just as you would make sure that the inside of your home is safe for your family, you should do...

Crafting A Child's Bedroom To Be Beautiful, Memorable & Envied

Parenting, Home & garden, DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
Flickr (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Designing a child’s bedroom is the perfect place to exercise your creative talents. Not only is this the exact location where you’re going to get away with our flights into decors fantasy without even raising an eyebrow, but it’s a great way to encourage...

So, I Visited Monsanto

Lifestyle, Home & garden
A group of influencers in media and nutrition were invited by Illinois Farm Families to visit Monsanto facilities in the midwest. I wanted to attend the day trip to learn and see for myself about what Monsanto is up to. I know what I know from what I have read...

Explore An Unknown World In Your Own Backyard

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
You might be thinking about heading somewhere tropical and exotic on vacation this summer, but I have a better idea. Rather than heading somewhere on holiday, why not explore somewhere a lot closer to home. I’m talking about your back garden. You know, the place on your property that you...

Create the Ultimate Outdoor Dining Experience

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Eating outdoors is almost always better than eating indoors if the weather is fine. And cooking outdoors can be a whole lot of fun too, especially if you love to fire up the grill. Getting outside to eat mixes things up a bit and gives any meal more of a...

Protecting Your Family From Burglars

DIY & Tips, Home & garden, Parenting
Being burgled is awful, I wouldn’t wish it on anybody. It can leave you feeling vulnerable and afraid in your home, not to mention the financial cost of replacing everything that is taken. We all think that it will never happen to us, but burglaries are a lot more common...

Great Outdoor Food Doesn't Require Greenery

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
With summer comes barbecues. The two go together hand in hand. We all love the smell of barbecue in the air of a summer evening, and we all love to get our own grills going. But, for those without a garden, grilling becomes a lot more difficult. The good news...

Tips on Making Time for Cooking

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
So, it’s been on your mind lately that you want to cook certain recipes or improve your family’s diet. But, who has time for that? Everyone has a to-do list but making the time to get it all done is usually what stops us. If you’re looking for tips on...

Genius Kitchen Hacks To Save Time and Money

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
You think that you might have the kitchen all figured out. But the thing is, there are always lots of new little tricks or hacks that we can learn in the kitchen. When we cook after day after day, a couple of hacks here or there to make things simpler,...

Tackle Any Recipe With These Cooking Essentials For Your Kitchen

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Lots of people wonder if they should purchase the latest gizmos and gadgets for their kitchen. Many of them certainly do have a place in our homes, but some are just fad items or double up on the capability of something else we already have. Some of your favorite dishes...

5 Sections For The Perfect Garden

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
If you’re planning a garden that is designed for use rather than just the look and pleasure usage, then you have to make sure you use all the space available as efficiently as possible. Working gardens can be a joy at any time of year, giving you plenty to work...

Pests: Unwanted Guests!

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
Today, we'll be speaking about a wide range of unwanted house guests - namely pests. There are many varieties of pest, and while some can in truth be ignored, there are plenty out there that are truly harmful and in some cases deadly. Pests can come about for many reasons,...

Signs Your Family Might Have Outgrown Its Home

Home & garden, Lifestyle
As time goes by, families grow, both literally and figuratively. As a consequence, the time inevitably comes when you start wondering whether your current home is really meeting your needs. Are the kids, for instance, going to be willing to sleep in bunk beds when they’re teenagers? Probably not. (adsbygoogle...

How Healthy Is Your Summer Garden?

Home & garden
Finding the time to make your garden bloom in time for the summer isn’t easy. Life gets busy and the maintenance of a garden that has a large grassy lawn, plus flower borders, vegetables and patio furniture is hard! Keeping your garden looking beautiful all year round takes some work...

Is a House Move on The Horizon?

Home & garden
Credit: Pexels Your house might have been perfect when you first moved in, but as your lifestyle has changed and evolved, you might find yourself wishing you were somewhere more suitable. Maybe you’ve had children, added pets to your home or are caring for an elderly relative? Either way, it’s...

Getting Your Home Cozy In The Cold

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
When the weather gets chilly, we do what we can to avoid cranking up the thermostat unless it is absolutely necessary. Chunky sweaters, knitted blankets and extra comforters are all on the menu for you when you get too chilly and don’t want to switch the heat on, but what...

The Landscape Designer

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Image credit There are a collection of men and women who we used to call gardeners that will now seeth at the word.  They are not a gardener, they are the landscape designers.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Gone are the days where it was simply our neighbours who...

3 Kitchen Must-Haves For Your New Home

Home & garden, DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
  Image Source Moving into a brand-new house is exciting, whether you’ve had one built to your specifications or you’ve bought one ready-made to move into. You have a blank canvas to move into that you can splash your personality all over, and if there’s one room most people are...

5 Key Pieces for Setting a Fabulous Table on a Budget

Lifestyle, Home & garden
Holiday season is here and the joy of sharing meals with family and friends makes the season bright! Hosting guests is the most heartfelt way to say “thanks” to those you love and this is the day when you want to give it your best. With so much to do,...

Grill Buying Guide

Home & garden
Shhhh. You hear that? Maybe not just yet, but now that spring has arrived the beautiful sounds of meats and veggies sizzling on the grill are right around the corner. If you’re in the market for new grill, there’s no better time than now to make sure you’re prepped, educated...