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Do Carrots Go Bad? And How to Store Them The Right Ways

I have not had any rotten carrots at home. I do not mind the expiry dates because it never lasts that long at home. We love to eat carrots, so when my kids see one, it disappears in a bit. Carrots are not expensive, convenient, delicious, nutritious, and they have a longer shelf life. It’s […]

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How Long Does Broccoli Last In The Fridge?

Not everyone likes broccoli. Ask my daughter if she does. I didn’t know when I was her age too. However, when I get older and recognizes the importance of health, I tend to eat more vegetables than I used to be. How long does broccoli last in the fridge? It’s the same question I ask each […]

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Flowers That Start With K: Can You Name Them?

If you had fun collecting flowers that starts with a letter E, I am wondering if you are up for another challenge. Can you name flowers that start with K? This could be a memory game for some, but for a green thumb, this is just a piece of cake. Some flowers that start with K […]

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Gaura Belleza Dark Pink: What Makes It A Gardener’s Favorite?

Gardeners fondly describe this beauty as “Wand Flower,” “Butterfly Flower” or “Butterfly Bush” and is a favorite when it comes to planting in containers or landscapes. I see that the dark pink hue of a flower is attractive enough to grace my front yard and the view from my patio. Yet, there must be more […]

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Homemade Deer Repellent For Hostas: How To Make Your Own?

I knew all along that deer eat hostas. Therefore, when I have no choice but to move to a place that is highly populated with these animals, my primary concern is protecting my ​small hosta collection. My first few days were spent building fences to surround my property. I also made sure to make plenty […]

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Flowers That Start With A Letter E: How Fun Can It Be?

Would it be interesting to collect flowers that start with a letter E? I guess it became a habit, but after I started collecting small hostas, it went on with plants with spiky leaves. I am not bored and all, my days are just becoming exciting. It was not easy. In fact, it was challenging. It […]

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What Does Carrot Sprouts Look Like? Let’s me show you

It is funny when I think about it. Carrots are too ordinary in my life that I thought I know everything about it. However, what does carrot sprouts look like? I am unsure of myself. Have you tried growing carrots at home? Honestly, I am interested. Why not? It is about time to venture into the […]

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Carrot Substitute: Vegetables That Are Equally Tasty And Nutritious

Did you run out of carrots? If you are having a hard time looking for one, you can always go for alternatives. Do you know any carrot substitute? Carrots are crunchy and sweet. It is the first vegetable I learned to like after potatoes. I enjoy nibbling carrot sticks for snacks and eating them with my favorite […]

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What Animals Eat Hostas? Creatures That You Need to Be Aware Of

You did not see it coming, did you? I knew that you had added the latest of your perennial plants’ collection. But, where are those hostas now? The green leaves, pretty flowers and the beautiful display of harmony are all gone. The leaves were eaten, even the stems are gnawed and the roots too. The sight […]

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Small Hostas: Top Choices That Will Make A Difference

I caught you! You have small areas in your lawn that you need to fill in, don’t you? Or are you just as crazy like me when it comes to small hostas? I am working on a rock garden at home, and I know that choosing small hostas will make a big difference. They’re famous for […]

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