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How to Plant a Butterfly Garden in Your Backyard

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Do you like and enjoy seeing butterflies in their natural habitat? Are you filled with joy when you see their delicate wings in the morning sunshine? You can see and experience this at home with your very own butterfly garden. A butterfly garden is a garden that is designed and grown to attract pollinators like bees …

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22 of the Best Fall Landscape Ideas: #17 is Perfect!

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Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons of the year. With it brings that cooler weather easily associated with comfy sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes and just an overall feeling of coziness. To invoke this especially cozy time of the year, there are some really great ideas out there to accentuate your home and yard …

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Gas vs Electric vs Charcoal Grills: Which Is the Right BBQ for You?

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Whether you already own a grill, are looking to replace a grill, or want another cooking option, a new grill is an investment that should be considered carefully. There are endless options, but to find the right grill for you, you first have to decide: gas, electric, or charcoal? We’ve broken down the pros and …

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Maintenance 101: How to Store a Grill for Winter

a man uses a propane grill in the snow outdoors near a cabin in winter

It’s time to start thinking about winter storage. Plummeting temperatures and increased precipitation can wreak havoc on your grill surface over time, and the lack of use over prolonged periods of time can invite critters of various shapes and sizes into its interior. If you don’t plan on using your grill through the winter, you …

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Best Grill Accessories: The Best Choices For Your Outdoor Cooking Experience

grill accessories in use grilling veggie skewers and meat in a basket and using tongs

Outdoor grilling is a fun, popular way to mix up your favorite cooking techniques and create flavorful masterpieces. If you love to grill, whether you are new to it or not, there are many accessories that you may want to consider to help make your experience the best possible. There also are, however, a lot …

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15 Awesome Water Games For Families

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We’re nearing the end of the Summer and you’re probably all bored of the same old outdoor activities. Swimming, hiking, camping, etc. It’s getting super hot, and no one, especially the kids, wants to go outside. So what’s a family to do? It’s time to get creative, that’s what! These awesome ideas should help inspire …

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Everything You Need to Know About Edible Flowers and Plants

Everything You Should Know About Edible Plants & Flowers

Many flowers can be safely incorporated into cakes, salads, cocktails, or various other recipes. Below you’ll find a giant list of edible flowers that you can grow in your own garden or purchase for recipes. Many times you’ll just be using flower buds for a pop of color, but they can also enhance flavor of …

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101 of the Best Landscaping Ideas to Get Your Creative Juices Going

Featured Image THE BEST LANDSCAPING IDEAS TO GET YOUR CREATIVE JUICES GOING

You find all sorts of landscaping ideas on the web and on television, and many of them are geared toward certain climates or types of homes. But when it springtime comes and you’re ready to put those ideas to use, they’ve already escaped your mind. You’re not a landscape designer; you want DIY low-maintenance beauty …

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