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Bees are amazing! They truly bring a garden to life with their sound and color, and – more importantly – the hard work they do to pollinate your flowers. Kids love them for their cartoonish appearance and the imaginative stories that they inspire. Yet, sadly, we’re seeing…Continue
The onion is a truly powerful tool for any family chef, spicing up the dullest of ingredients and adding depth to dishes that might otherwise fail to inspire your demanding clientele. Yet onions, too, can become boring when presented the same way night after night. Trying a different preparation technique not only livens the flavors, but keeps the act of cooking interesting for you,…Continue
A nice, spacious room is a real luxury to have in your home, giving you the chance to stretch out, breathe the air, and arrange your furniture without being beholden to space issues. But if there’s one more thing that a big room means, it’s big walls.
Whether you go for a minimalist coat of paint or you try to break up the expanse with a patterned wallpaper, that stretch of surface can still make you feel lonesome and cold and craving for a cozier space. Take…Continue
Preparing food for your family day after day and week after week can be a tiresome task. Even without the conflicting demands of your diverse clan, you want to keep things interesting for yourself – and meal after meal of the same uninspiring flavors can soon erode your appetite.
There are two solutions on offer (discounting the option to run away and live in the woods for the winter). You can drive yourself crazy trying to come up with something new to cook each night, or you can get…Continue