House Plants -Anyone Can Grow

Growing indoor plants is easy and just as fun as having an outdoor garden. In fact, indoor plants not only help clean the environment around them, but they act as a quick decorating tool.   1. Aloe Vera   2. Croton   3. Asparagus fern   4. Peace lily   5. Peperomia     7. Read More

Planting Strawberries in Containers

Late spring into early summer is the right time of year to plant bare-root runners that have been cold-stored to hold them back. Brought out of the cold and sold on, they will get away very quickly indeed to give a pick of fruits in as little as two months. Alternatively, you can plant regular Read More

Sweet Smooth Cinnamon Rolls

Ingredients • Makes about 30-35 rolls • 3 cups flour • 7 oz (200 g) butter, cut in small cubes • 3 egg yolks • 1/3 cup + 1 tbsp (100 ml ) milk • 10 g fresh yeast (1 tsp of active dry yeast) Filling • 3 egg whites • 1/2 cup powdered sugar Read More

Pumpkin Pie with Honey

Ingredients • Makes 8-10 servings • Crust • 2 cups (250 g) flour • 1 tbsp sugar • 1/2 cup (4 oz-110g) butter • 1 egg • 2 tbsp cold water • 1 tbsp oil Filling • 24 0z (3 cups) (700 ml) pumpkin puree • 3 tbsp honey • 1/4 tsp ground cloves • Read More

How to Make a Magical Fairy Garden

1. Choose a container. “Any vessel that will hold soil and also allow excess water to drain away will work. The best containers for little landscapes have a large open surface area to accommodate many garden features. Ceramic and terra cotta pots, wicker baskets [with a liner], hyper-tufa troughs, and wooden boxes are all good Read More

Frittata Primavera

Ingredients • Makes 3-4 servings • 3 eggs • 1/2 cup sour cream • 8 tbsp flour • 2 tbsp chopped parsley • salt Frittata Filling • 4 green onions • 2 tbsp olive oil • 1 small red pepper, sliced • 5 black big olives • 1/3 cup frozen corn kernels • 1/3 cup Read More

Build a Raised Garden Bed Out Of Cinder Blocks

Building a raised bed garden is easy. You can customize it to the size and shape you want. You only need a few tools and a small space in your backyard; a few feet will do. These raised bed gardens come with significant advantages. You can start planting crops with fresh soil. Also, you do Read More

Tortillas with Tuna Filling

Ingredients • Baby Spinach Leaves, to taste • Makes about 8-10 tortillas • Flour Tortillas • 3 cups (375g) flour • 1/3 cup (70ml) oil • 1 tsp (4g) baking powder • 1 tsp (5g) salt • 3/4 cup (180ml) warm water Filling • 14 oz (400 g) Tuna Chunks • Frozen Corn Kernels, to Read More

Beginner’s Guide for Houseplants

  Growing houseplants is an ideal way to begin gardening, while at the same adding to the beauty of your home. Similar to other gardening efforts, indoor gardens can be as uncomplicated or complex as you would like. Listed below are some tips on how to get started. Choosing Plants For starters, go for healthy, Read More

Avocado Salsa

Ingredients • Makes 2-3 servings • 1 avocado, diced • 5 cherry tomatoes, seeded, chopped • 1/4 cup cilantro, parsley leaves • 1/2 cup green onion, chopped • 1/2 red pepper • 1 garlic clove, chopped • 1 tbsp lime juice • 1/2 small red chili pepper • 5 green olives, seeded and sliced Ginger Read More

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