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The Ultimate Guide to Raised Bed Gardening for Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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If you're looking for something space efficient but can produce high yields, raised bed gardening would be the best option for you to try. Besides being efficient when it comes to space, it also... More > solves a number of other issues such as dealing with difficult soil as well as your garden's accessibility. Raised bed gardens are basically made up of mounded soil that's surrounded by a frame to make sure it doesn't fall apart. They are usually at least 3 to 4 inches above the ground itself and each “bed” is typically separated by a pathway. Plants would cover the entire surface of these beds and the paths would provide the gardener with ample space to work in, making sure that they don't end up stepping on the soil in the process. A raised bed can be 3 to 5 feet across and the length can vary depending on the need. You'll be able to grow a wide variety of crops vegetables on it as well as herbs. Perennial and annual flowers also thrive in this type of gardening along with roses, shrubs and even berry bushes.< Less
Winter Gardening for Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Regardless of whether your region’s winters are a perpetual chill or pleasantly moderate, gardening can have a lot of difficulties, but it also provides opportunities. Whether you are planning... More > for your summer or spring planting, looking to grow fresh herbs and vegetables, or simply want to keep your favorite plants alive during the colder months, winter gardening provides a lot more options that you probably ever realized. There really is no reason for you not to keep your thumb green throughout the entire year. A lot of gardeners just hang up their gardening tools for the winter and wait until the weather becomes warmer, but this should not be the case. Depending on your local weather, gardening during the winter may simply be less than the ideal, or you may be working with frozen soil which can remain rock solid for several months. Winter is also the best time to stock up on gardening supplies as most gardening centers usually offer great discounts to boost their winter sales.< Less
The Ultimate Guide to Vegetable Gardening for Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Want to concentrate on specific vegetables that are easy to grow and are favourites in most cook books? The author would like to stress the importance of growing the right type and mix of veggies.... More > This way you get a better crop, and useful veggies that usually go hand in hand with each other. Don’t try to do too much too soon. Don’t try to start planting when it’s too cold outside. The lowest soil temperature for planting is 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The best soil temperature is around 50 degrees to 60 degrees. Every successful farmer/gardener has a mentality that considers nature first, before spur of the moment decisions. As an added bonus, planting veggies will turn you into a very observant person.< Less
The Ultimate Guide to Companion Gardening for Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Companion gardening is just planting certain plants together because they will help each other grow and become healthier. It is said that companion gardening is even better than using fertilizers or... More > artificial ways of letting plants grow because the plants can benefit from each other and it’s all a natural process. Some of the basics of Companion Gardening: • Tall plants are planted near shorter plants so they could some shade for the shorter plants. This works best between sunflowers and corn. • Companion Plants can lure away pests from green leafy vegetables, and they can also attract beneficial insects to help in the pollination of flowers. For instance, aphids are attracted to plants like Nasturtium, this lures them away from the other plants in the garden. • You can plant two plants on the same patch which will save you space and time.< Less
Container Gardening For Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Lack of space to plant your favorite fruit trees, vegetables, and/or herbs should not prevent you from having a garden that will yield fresh produce for you and your family to enjoy. Most families... More > that live in apartments, condominium units, or places that don’t offer a big enough space to create a regular garden turn to container gardening. Although a container garden has many similarities with a regular garden, you may need to exert some extra work in terms of proper care and maintenance. If you can choose the plants that blend well together, then your container garden can provide added aesthetic appeal to the interior of your home while providing fresh and organic produce on your table. Let’s face the truth; it is absurd to believe that commercially bought fruits, vegetables, and herbs are not without pesticides even if the store boasts that they only sell organic produce.< Less
Walk Your Way To Weight Loss By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Walking is amazingly one of the easiest, cheapest, and safest ways for you and everyone else to get up and start exercising. Health experts all agree that a 30-minute, moderate physical activity on... More > most days in a week is a must, and walking is one of the best examples around. There have been so many reported health benefits of walking, like reducing the risks for certain medical conditions (heart disease and high blood pressure), reducing depression, making us much happier and livelier instead, helping us all to sleep better at night (which is simply what everyone wants these days), and of course WEIGHT LOSS. Better yet, think of walking as an all-in-one package program with all the amazing health benefits. Nothing could be better than this.< Less
Beauty Products for Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Basically, an essential oil contains aroma compounds found in plants. They are extracted from plants and are often fragrant or have distinctive scents that set them apart from artificial oils and... More > products. Distillation is often the process done in order to extract oils from plants. Steam is essential in being able to get the oils out of the plants and in being able to preserve them well. Throughout history, essential oils have been used for a variety of reasons, such as for medicinal and aesthetic purposes. Using essential oils in beauty products is ideal because they come from plants, which means that they are natural and there are no side effects to using them. Using essential oils is also a form of aromatherapy. Plus, being able to create your own beauty products with the help of different essential oils would be so much fun. Aside from being able to use the products on your own, you may also sell them to your friends and colleagues.< Less
Body Lotions For Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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The skin is more than just the covering of our body. It is the body’s largest organ, and it has important roles in ensuring the healthy functioning of the entire body. One of the skin’s... More > major attributes is that it is semi-permeable. Because of this feature, certain substances can penetrate the skin while other substances are blocked. Therefore, the skin both protects and nourishes the body. To explain, several toxins are sweated out through the skin and there are lots of nutrients that are absorbed in the body through the skin. Bacteria are blocked from entry in the body, and essential body fluids are contained. This fact indicates that what you apply to your face and skin is as essential as what you eat. In other words, natural cosmetics are as good as the natural food you eat. Most of the ingredients used in making natural products for your skin are usually found in your kitchen while other ingredients can be purchased from specialty shops selling natural, organic products.< Less
Quick, Easy, Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids By Lindsey Pylarinos
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This book details how to create appetizing snacks for your kids day after day. The steps are easy and the ingredients are common and inexpensive. The featured recipes are versatile, diverse, and... More > perfect for even the pickiest and discriminating eaters. These snack recipes (except for the smoothies) can also be made in bulk and in advance to save more time in food preparation. Just place them in the freezer and reheat (or serve cold!) when needed. It’s perfect for busy parents like you! Now that you aren’t spending hours slaving away in the kitchen, you’ll have plenty of time for your family.< Less
Oil Pulling Therapy For Beginners By Lindsey Pylarinos
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Did you know oil pulling process literarily heals every working part of your body, eventually making you fit and healthy in the long run? Nutritionists and functional medicine specialists have seen... More > positive results. Although the oil pulling concept has already started to gain steam in the Western World in recent years, dental professionals are still confused when it comes to proper responses to patient cases who have already adopted this particular alternative therapy. The thing is the longer you do the swishing of oil into your mouth (specifically the teeth and gums), the more microbes will be dug and taken away. You have to swish the oil enough until it turns into milky white. When this happens you can be certain that harmful bacteria has been removed.< Less

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