There is a big difference between that green paste that comes with your sushi and freshly grated wasabi. Read on to find out why.
This is how I got rid of bed bugs in my home, by myself, using common household appliances to kill the bugs and eggs with heat. No costly exterminator, no poisons. You can exterminate bed bugs too!
Looking to start a butterfly garden in Florida? Here are the 5 essential host plants for the Florida butterfly garden.
You can buy "ready made" plants in a store, but it can be much more fun to grow them yourself from seed. The magical phenomenon of seed germination is entertaining for both adults and children alike
A step-by-step guide to help remove and replace a broken floor tile without damaging the neighboring tile.
English ivy is an attractive plant that may be invasive in North America. It's both helpful and harmful for humans, other living things, and the environment.
Weeds are unsightly and spoil a neatly tended garden or yard. Fortunately there are lots of ways to deal with them, either with chemicals or in a natural, environmentally friendly way
Some of the drought-tolerant plants we've successfully grown in our southern California garden and a few tips for new xeriscapers.
Christmas or holiday plants are a wonderful addition to a home during the Christmas season. While some are harmless or have low toxicity, others are poisonous.
Rosemary is my all-time favorite herb. Here are some tips for growing and using rosemary. I love to use rosemary in many different ways, such as recipes, homemade beauty products, & potpourri.
I accidentally locked my poultry in their house with a hawk for a night, yet my chickens survived. Photos of the Brown Goshawk in the chicken run.
Find out how to identify and get rid of Carpenter Bees, plus learn how wood-boring bees cause damage and if they are dangerous to people.
Alarm keypads and remote controls can eventually become unresponsive after years of use. You can use aluminum foil, conductive silver ink or replacement rubber pads to give them a new lease of life
It's enjoyable to have plants in a home, but some house plants are poisonous. These need to be treated carefully and kept away from children and pets.