Tips on Growing Thyme in Pots

  Thyme in your garden, fresh or dried, by itself or if combined with parsley and bay leaves to make an herb mix, adds a distinctive aroma and flavouring to meats, poultry, stews, sauces, or stuffing. Thymus vulgaris, also known as cooking thyme, English thyme, French thyme, or winter thyme […]

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Backyard Chickens 101 Infographic 2

  Backyard Chickens 101 Glossary: Chick: A hatchling Capon: A castrated male used for meat Pullet: A female chicken under one-year-old Hen: A female chicken over one year of age Rooster: A male chicken over one year of age Needed: Chicken or chick Feed Box for hatchlings Heat lamp (for […]


Basic Bonsai Tree Care 3

Properly taking care of your Indoor Bonsai Tree is vital, but by simply following a few growing rules, you can grow really beautiful Bonsai Trees. If you simply keep these few basic tips in mind you should have no problem growing an indoor Bonsai Tree. The First thing you should […]

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Growing Tomatoes in Containers 3

Have limited gardening space? If you have a hobby of home gardening and would like to grow tomatoes, then fear not! As long as you have sunlight, tomatoes can be grown anywhere. Growing tomatoes in containers is a practice not only limited to people with restricted gardening space. Plenty of […]


Caring For Your Potbellied Pig 3

For many people the word pig brings up images of a farmyard, potbellied pigs are however increasingly popular as domestic pets. They are much smaller in size than the standard farm pig, and commonly seen with mixed black and white coloring; or all black, all white, or silver coloring. Adults […]

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Backyard Chickens: Pros and Cons

There are so many reasons why you would or wouldn’t want a chicken in your backyard. Backyard Chickens have become a new trend but there have been many debates about it: Pros 1. Costs are incredibly cheap. When we say cheap, it doesn’t just count the chicken itself but also […]