The American Robin is not only a nice addition to my yard, I find myself looking forward to seeing them each Spring.
The Larvae of the Japanese Beetle is a lawn killer. It can eat away at the roots of your grass and plants. But there are ways in which you can control them.
Social and Solitary wasps are beneficial in many ways, however, when they intrude into the human domain, their aggressive nature can cause a lot of problems. Before getting rid of a wasp, it's wise to learn a little...
The spider mite is a gardener's worse pest. If conditions are right for this pest to strive it can reproduce very quickly and do a great deal of damage. Learn about the spider mite, it's life cycle, how to detect a...
Swiss chard is a hearty vegetable that is not only healthy for you, but a great addition to any vegetable garden. Learn how to plant, maintain, harvest and troubleshoot Swiss chard.
What are probiotics? What are their uses? What are the side effects of probiotics? Many people with digestive issues are beginning to look closely at probiotics when their other medications do not help them as much....
Planting and growing your own strawberries offers several rewards, you save money in the long run, and you can enjoy the delicious fruit during the summer and winter (if you freeze your bounty.) The problem is, many are...
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Aphids, though small in size, can quickly colonize and take over your garden. Are there ways to get rid of aphids naturally? Of course there are.
Diabetes Miracle Diet by Diane Kress. This is a low carb diet that requests that you eat every 5 hours. Why? Could it be your metabolism is different? Hmm-mm interesting. The author states that with this diet you can...
A wood stove offers radiant heat that will envelop every corner of a room or a home. More and more people are beginning to use a wood stove, but are they using it efficiently and safely? Or if you're thinking about...
Fish oil offers many benefits, and in many cases, the supplement helped individuals that have heart and blood stream issues. However, fish oil does have side effects and possible risks to your health. Learn whether fish...
Chia seeds. Is this seed a wonder seed that helps with different ailments? Do you know what chia seeds are? If you do know what they are, do you know the side effects? As you well know, most people will tell you the...
Do you have a toothache? Don't see a cavity? It could be you have a sensitive tooth or teeth. Sensitive teeth can be very painful, and your first thought is to think that you have a cavity. Learn the facts about...
A wood pellet stove is an economical way to heat your home, learn what it is and how it works.
Does Safflower oil offer many health benefits. Many claims suggest that it does. But is it really true.
Is Pre-Diabetes a condition that can be ignored, or are you playing Russian Roulette with your health? Learn the risk factors and what you can do to reduce the chances of getting diabetes.
The Blue Jay, with it's aggressive manners, may be misunderstood with it's bandit look.
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The American crow though intelligent, mischievous and resourceful, many people love to hate this bird. Learn why?
Barn swallows are dive bombing insect eaters that can be both a benefit and a problem. Learn how you can co-exist with the common bird.
Woodpeckers amazing physical characteristics make it nature's working physical machine. Are scientists studying the woodpecker's physical characteristics to benefit humans? Yes. The more you learn about the wordpecker...
Woodpeckers-learn to fix your trees and home from woodpecker damage, as well as, tips to prevent damage to your house.
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Learn about morel mushroom hunting with tips and recipes. A springtime hobby that offers an edible prize, the morel. But also learn about the false morel, a mushroom you do not want to eat.
Stationary Bike Exercise offer those with Arthritis more benefits beyond the typical exercise and weight loss.
How to Solve a Pocket Gopher Problem - Learn the different home remedies you can use to solve your pocket gopher problem.
Getting rid of a groundhog is no easy task. Learn what options you have to get rid of the groundhog and to control damage.
Moles and raised grass trails in lawns means damage. Learn the different methods to control and get rid of the mole.