Yard and Garden

Practical advice for gardening and yard maintence. Advice on growing flowers, trees, shrubs, vegetables, fruit and herbs. Plus, lawn care, structures and machinery.

Freshen Up Your Home Naturally

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Natural solutions to help you have a clean and fresh home. 

How to Grill Meat, Poultry and Fish

By Karen Adler and Judith Fertig

Next time you fire up that grill, use these tips and tricks on how to grill meat, poultry and fish for delicious results.

Mesquite-Smoked Jalapeño Poppers Recipe

By Karen Adler and Judith Fertig

This recipe is easy and the result is addictive. Save your jalapeños for this great smoked jalapeño poppers recipe.

Great Grilled Appetizers

By Karen Adler and Judith Fertig

Try these seed-to-table grilled appetizer recipes that will bring out the robust flavors of your garden harvest.


Prevent Pests

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What you need to know to keep pests out of your home. 

Practical and Affordable Lawn Care

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Tips to help you care for your lawn and garden. 

Gardening Advice: Toxic Plants and Perennial Weeds

By Teri Dunn Chace

Toxic plants and perennial weeds can be sneaky garden foes. Learn how to battle them and win with advice from Teri Dunn Chace.

Gardening Advice: Rose Problems and Solutions

By Teri Dunn Chace

From deathly diseases to pruning disasters, learn how to solve your worst rose problems with this gardening advice from Teri Dunn Chace.