Tag Archives: DIY

Aug 2016 – LOR

Life of Riley continued… What a start. A week before we left our fridge freezer at home broke down over night, so by the time I came down in the morning everything was defrosted – huge mess! The day before … Continue reading

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Treat Wrinkled Skin With Aloe Vera

As you grow old, your skin grows old too. That’s a fact! But the only difference being, you can control the aging of your skin, but there is no control over your actual age. You can prevent the signs of … Continue reading

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6 Air Purifying House Plants

6 Air Purifying House Plants  1. Bamboo Palm: According to NASA, it removes formaldahyde and is also said to act as a natural humidifier.2. Snake Plant: Found by NASA to absorb nitrogen oxides and formaldahyde.3. Areca Palm: One of the … Continue reading

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Who says cucumbers are only for eating-

CUCUMBER TIPS & TRICKS THAT YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS!! 1. Cucumbers contain most of the vitamins you need every day, just one cucumber contains Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, Vitamin C, Calcium, … Continue reading

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Spring time pruning plants

Picking up those shears can be nerve-racking. Here’s a simple how-to guide to get your plants ready for the warmer weather.   Are you scared of pruning? Lots of gardeners who are picking up the shears for the first time are … Continue reading

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Eat your flowers and plants- Edible landscaping

  This yummy alternative can be just as beautiful as traditional landscaping, replacing everything from ground cover to trees with food-producing plants like mint, strawberries and asparagus.   Why surround your home with landscaping that is merely ornamental when it … Continue reading

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DIY Paper Candle Light Carousel

Warning: Paper is flammable. Keep paper parts a safe distance away from candles when lit (I positioned my blades about 12 cm above the flames and this seemed fine). This project should only be operated with adult supervision. Never leave the … Continue reading

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