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Summer Bulbs

Squeeze a few summer-flowering bulbs into your garden, they take up very little space and reward you with bursts of colour until autumn! Begin to plant summer flowering bulbs in borders and…


How to choose, store & cook asparagus

Choose asparagus: Look for bright green or violet-tinged spears with firm (not limp) stems. Make sure the tips are closed and compact. When the bunch is squeezed, it should squeak. Also, be sure to…


10 Reasons why you should eat asparagus!

Asparagus season just started! Try to eat fresh asparagus keeping in mind they're not only delicious but also super good for you: Low in fat and calories, asparagus contains lots of fibre making it…


Soft feet in 3 easy steps!

Step #1 Soak your feet You will need: 1 Cup of milk 2 Tbsp olive oil Directions: Fill up a container with warm water. Add the milk and olive oil. Mix all together. Relax and soak your feet for…


DIY Vertical Garden

Not enough space in your place to grow some herbs? Turn an old shoe organiser into a vertical garden! Here are some easy steps to follow to have a thriving spread of herbs to flavour your favourite…


Household items to reuse in your garden

Old jars: in the garden, old Four Seasons Jars can hold plants, serve as seed starters or be used to organise smaller tools. Old cans: you can use your old coffee/tomato cans to grow some of your…


Easter table decor

How to create a fresh flower arrangement to display in the house or to decorate the Easter table? You will need only a few items: A bunch of fresh carrots with top A bunch of your favourite flowers…


Homemade Chocolate Easter Eggs

Easy and fun Easter creations to make with you kids! Ingredients ½ cup chopped chocolate bar/chips (per each balloon) piping bag candies Method In a microwave, melt the chopped chocolate in short…


Eggshell sidewalk chalks

Calcium carbonate (CaCO3) is the chemical that lets us draw on the sidewalk with a piece of chalk. Do you know what else contains calcium carbonate? Eggshells! This makes them a great alternative to…


Never waste egg cartons!

You can give egg carton another life by reusing them in these resourceful ways. Grow seedlings in egg cartons. Give them to your chicken-owning friends. Use egg cartons as paint cups (especially if…