Healthy Houseplants

Some of our most common houseplants are botanically at home in rain forests. To keep them healthy inside your home, one of the biggest challenges is providing the humidity …

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Fun for Kids

Unless you like to make your own curry mixture, I’m betting you won’t find many recipes calling for turmeric. But if you have some in your pantry, here’s a fun thing to do with …

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Container Garden

Most of us create a container garden one step at a time, one container at a time. Over a couple of seasons, you may end up with a hodgepodge of containers, and pretty soon your …

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Cooking with Spices

The best way to get the most from spices is to toast them first; they sort of blossom, and release the full essence of their flavor. If you’re going to be using whole spices, toast …

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