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Deer Repellent-How To Keep Deer Out Of The Garden

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If deer are a problem in your garden, I would like to share a few tips to help keep those deer from eating all your hard work. In one night a few deer can and will totally wipe out your garden. Sad, but true. A deer fence is a good start. Just know that deer are excellent jumpers, so a …

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Homegrown Cabbage Coleslaw With Fried Rainbow Trout

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Growing fresh in the garden, this cabbage will make a delicious coleslaw. No pesticides were used!  The ingredients for my coleslaw. Fresh cabbage (if available) Fresh pineapple 1 carrot Juice from lemon wedge 1 tsp. sugar Coleslaw dressing    Cabbage, carrot and pineapple ready for processor.  Homegrown cabbage sliced.  In the processor.  Ready for final touches!  Don’t forget the juice of …

Saving Energy-Window Tips

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With Fall approaching, you need to prepare your home. These window tips will help you save money on your energy bill, as-well-as. help to keep your home more comfortable. Windows can be one of your home’s most attractive features. Windows provide views, daylighting, ventilation, and heat from the sun in the winter. Unfortunately, they can also account for 10% to …

The Gluten-Free Diet

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The Gluten-Free Diet A gluten-free diet means not eating foods that contain wheat, rye, and barley. The foods and products made from these grains should also be avoided. In other words, a person with celiac disease should not eat most grain, pasta, cereal, and many processed foods. Despite these restrictions, people with celiac disease can eat a well-balanced diet with …

What Is Celiac Disease

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What is celiac disease? Celiac disease is a digestive disease that damages the small intestine and interferes with absorption of nutrients from food. People who have celiac disease cannot tolerate gluten, a protein in wheat, rye, and barley. Gluten is found mainly in foods but may also be found in everyday products such as medicines, vitamins, and lip balms. When …

Aquaponics System For Your Home

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Aquaponics Systems for Your Home Improvement Project (author Pweng Bee) “If you’ve been looking forward to make a useful part time project for your home, then making one of those aquaponics systems is a great idea. Such system involves the production of two most basic food products – fish and fruit. These are important factors of your diet and almost …

Tips For Organic Gardeners

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Here are some great tips to help new gardeners, get off on the right foot, when organic gardening. Tips On Organic Gardening For New Gardeners | Garden Design … (author unknown) “Do you want to know how to kill weeds in a natural way? A good thick layer of newspaper can be laid down to control weeds. In order to …

Mediterranean House Geckos

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If you live in the U.S., you do not have to travel to areas of Europe, Asia, or Africa to catch a glimpse of the Mediterranean House Geckos. These interesting and charismatic lizards have traveled thousands of miles and now inhabit parts of the U.S. They thrive in the U.S. because they reproduce quickly and there are plenty of warm …

Tips For Reducing Stress

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You need these tips for reducing stress because life offers an abundance of stress in our everyday lives. You can’t avoid stress, but here are some ways to reduce the stress that’s bound to catch up with even the best of us. “Here are some great ways I’ve discovered to bust stress on the cheap: Don’t hit the bottle up …