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Gardening Solutions: Pint-Size Vegetable Varieties

Pack a lot of food into your garden with vegetable varieties designed for small spaces. Most grow well in containers, too.   Growing your own food in a…

tool pegboard with hanging tools

Storage Solutions: Grab ‘N’ Go Tools

Shadow boards make it easy to find the tool you need and then return it to the right spot. These boards also make quick work of seeing which…

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Gardening Solutions: Attracting Pollinators

The U.S. grows more than 100 crops (with an annual value estimated at $3 billion) that need or benefit from pollinators. Help the hardworking critters that bring us…

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Garden Solutions: Tough Street-Savvy Plants

The space between the sidewalk and the curb is a tough place to live. Some even call it a hell strip. But you can beautify this prime real…

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Gardening Solutions: Spring Has Sprung

Winter doesn’t seem to want to let go in large parts of the country but despite what you’re seeing outside, this is the best time to start gearing…

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Weekend Getaways: Expert Tips for Flea Market Success

Flea market season is kicking off and we can’t wait! If you’re new to flea markets and mega-shows, get in the right frame of mind for the experience…

Easter bunny jars filled with candy

Entertaining Ideas: Easy Easter Decor & Sweets

Are you in need of inspiration for your Easter decorating and dining? We were, too, so we searched among our favorite blogs and websites to get ideas for…

Driftwood wall hanging

Easy DIY Ideas: Macramé Wall Hanging

Love the beach? Suspend an ombre-dyed macramé wall hanging from driftwood to suggest sand, surf, and sky.   What You’ll Need Driftwood stick Measuring tape White macramé cord…

Macramé plant hangers in window

Easy DIY Ideas: Macramé Plant Hangers

Show your favorite flora a little love by hanging them in front of a window—nestled within vibrant handmade macramé plant hangers. These adaptable holders will fit a variety…

Birdie and pom-pom packages

Easy Sweet Gift – Little Pom-Pom Birdie

A Blue Pom-Pom Birdie makes the perfect little gift or party favor for any holiday or springtime event. Stack two pom-poms to make a tweet-worthy birdie. (Don’t know…

Chair with pom-pom ottoman

Easy DIY Ideas: Decorate with Pom-Poms

Decorate pillows and a place to put your feet. Tack pom-poms onto a plain pillow cover. Treat your tootsies to a soft landing spot by covering an old…

Dining table with pom-pom garland

Easy DIY Ideas: Simple Pom-Pom Projects

Add a little sass to your decor with color-drenched tassels and pom-pom projects. They’re all crafted from yarn or cord; they’re all simple to make; and they’re all…