Author Archives: Rachel

Quick Guide to Grow Sprouts at Home

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Living food, unlike processed food, has an endless list of benefits for our bodies. They are rich in vitamins, amino acids, proteins, iron, magnesium, calcium, antioxidants and much more, and smaller quantities usually get you really full when you eat while giving you flavor by the minute! The transformation the seed goes through while germinating […]

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Home Scents

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You have decorated your home beautifully, complete with those visually pleasing finishing touches such as pictures and cushions. What about adding another sensory accessory? Scents can subtly enhance mood, creating another layer of experience. Scented candles come in several shapes and sizes. Pillar candles are taller and standalone, whereas the smaller votive candles and tiny […]

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Getting A Chic Style for Your New Apartment

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Congratulations! You just moved into a brand new apartment or have decided to redecorate your own into something new, exciting or flashy. We got you! First of all, it is good to know as a general rule of thumb, that by taking this first step, you’re entering a world of possibilities that can drive you […]

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Creating A Green Space for Your Home

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Modern house aesthetics can be hard to pin down, but usually they involve some sort of conceptual minimalism that seems welcoming at first because of the lack of clutter, but also lack of a distinct sense of homeliness that is necessary for your house to become a true, familiar home. One of the best ways […]

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Nature’s Helpers – Insects to Encourage into your Garden

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Although some people have an aversion to creepy-crawlies, there are certain insects which savvy gardeners choose to keep onside. It is useful to know which ones are the good guys and which are the insects to avoid in your garden. Here are just a few that you might want to encourage. Bumblebee (Bombus) The iconic […]

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Easiest Vegetables to Grow

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Even though gardening is one of the most relaxing hobbies out there, newbies can easily become discouraged if they bite more than they can chew. Sure, no vegetable will spontaneously grow if there’s no one there to take care of it, but there are some pretty resilient vegetables out there that can sprout with minimal […]

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Common Mistakes When Dealing with Pests

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Gardening can be really relaxing and satisfactory. Planning, working the soil, planting, and taking care of many different plants is often a very rewarding experience. But all the excitement can come crashing down when pests make an appearance. No matter how experienced, every gardener has had to deal with these little hazards capable of destroying […]

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The Trick to Growing your Own Food

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Though groceries stores abound, a lot of people are trying to forgo the weekly trips, at least when it comes to fruits and vegetables. Whether is because a sudden awareness of the cost to the environment, or, more likely, an attempt to reduce household costs, a lot of urbanites are trying to grow at least […]

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