Total Guide To Caring For Succulents Indoors & Outdoors

Succulents, the friend of gardeners everywhere, and the current popular trend among houseplant enthusiasts are not as foolproof as many seem to claim. While yes, these hardy little plants are some of the most straightforward to care for, it is also easy to create an imbalance and inadvertently kill your sun-loving flora. However, with the correct water, light, and soil combination, your succulents, whether indoors… [read more]

11 Best Succulents For Your Home + Tips To Help Them Thrive

They’re cute, colorful, readily available, and hard to kill. If this sounds appealing to you, succulents may be the perfect addition to your houseplant collection. These trendy, drought-resistant plants not only clean the air, increase oxygen in the home, and give life to a drab space, succulent arrangements also serve as incredible pieces of living art for a unique decor style. Succulent varieties vary significantly… [read more]

9 Types Of Mulch Every Gardener Needs To Know

I really enjoy mulching my flower and vegetable beds. I like the smell of mulch, how it makes my garden beds look and mostly how I know that it will break down and do wonders for the soil and the plants. The main reason I mulch is to keep the soil cool by helping it to retain moisture, suppress unsightly weeds and help to prevent… [read more]

10 Ways To Get Rid Of Fleas In The House Naturally

If you are like me and love animals, you are bound to have dealt with fleas before. Fleas are not only annoying for your pets but can also wreak havoc on your household, even to the point where you have an infestation on your hands. Once fleas are on your dog or cat, they can easily hitch a ride inside where they set up camp… [read more]

Coconut Aminos: 7 Reasons To Switch To This Healthy Soy Sauce Substitute

Soy sauce has an earthy, salty, slightly sweet flavor that perfectly complements a myriad of dishes, from rice to barbecued chicken, though it’s probably best known for flavoring Asian food. While the taste can be hard to describe, it actually has a name: umami. It’s known as “fifth taste,” as it’s distinct from salty, sour, sweet and bitter. But the problem is, soy sauce isn’t… [read more]

8 Ways To Unclog A Drain Naturally

The introduction of indoor plumbing came with many modern conveniences, but it came with a few drawbacks as well. Probably one of the most annoying of them all is clogged drains, whether it’s in your kitchen sink, shower or bathroom sink, chances are you’ve experienced this problem once or twice in your life. What Are Some Common Causes Of Clogged Drains & Sinks? There are… [read more]

8 Natural Ways To Get Rid Of Earwigs In The Garden

Have you ever been gardening and noticed some hideous reddish, brown bugs dining on your vegetables, or squirming through your soil? These are earwigs, tiny brown creatures that like to eat, fungi, vegetation and organic materials. They are also known as ‘pinching bugs’ or ‘pincher bugs’ because they have pincers on their body. If you use organic mulch in your garden these little insects will… [read more]

How To Treat IBS: 16 Home Remedies That Work

Over 60 million people suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Are you one of them? Symptoms of IBS are uncomfortable and painful and include bloating, cramping, constipation, diarrhea, and pain. Many conventional treatments for this condition merely hide the symptoms and don’t address the underlying cause of the irritable bowel. In fact, many physicians simply tell patients that their IBS is an emotional or psychological… [read more]

How To Use Rhassoul Clay For Beautiful Skin & Hair

Rhassoul clay, is a natural mineral clay that can only be found in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco. Mined and used by women in the country for centuries, it’s formed through geothermal activity and known for its extraordinary ability to draw out impurities from the hair and skin. The naturally dried clay is completely untreated and has a silk-like feel that offers a wide range… [read more]

How To Get Rid Of Silverfish At Home: 14 Home Remedies That Work

Let’s get right to the point, silverfish are creepy insects. They tend to appear in moist areas and thrive in damp and dark environments such as basements, sheds, attics, bathrooms, and kitchens where they are attracted to paper and damp clothing. There is nothing that wigs me out more than seeing a silverfish scurry across the floor or the counter. Although they are creepy, the… [read more]