How to Start a Raised Bed Garden for Your Veggies

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Everywhere you look, people are talking about gardening. Eat local. Grow your own food. Eat organic. To a new gardener, it can be a little intimidating, and more than a touch confusing. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. Raised bed gardening may be the way to go.

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Why a raised bed garden? Unless you have access to a rototiller, planting rows in your yard is a lot of work.  Plus, there’s no telling what you’ll run into.  A  raised bed garden takes the mystery and surprise element out, and allows you to start with great soil.

Starting a vegetable garden is so rewarding and easier than you may think.   This guest post from Deedub and KLB, award winning Reggae/Worldpop music artists, show you just how easy it really is to grow your own vegetables in a raised bed garden.

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Humorous and Funny Snow Quotes

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Are ya snowed in?  It seems that most parts of the US are snowed in right now – me included! We’ve had about 9 inches of snow in a day, whereas we normally see about 12 inches all year.  ZOIKS!  You can stress about it, panic about it, or laugh or cry about all the snow.  I’m choosing to laugh with these humorous and funny snow quotes.

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Jewelry with Heart | Heart Shaped Jewelry Pieces

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Heart shaped jewelry doesn’t just have to be for Valentine’s Day.

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Valentine’s Day is typically connected to love. Hearts and jewelry seem to be two of the things that really seem to set the theme of the day. Love is love, and not all love is romantic love. There are great options for those other special people in our lives – like friends, siblings, and parents. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite jewelry items that feature hearts. Each of these heart shaped jewelry pieces are available at QVC.

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Low Calorie Cocktails for Valentine’s Day

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Ahhh…Valentine’s Day. The day of love and couples and all that smoochy woochy kissy face stuff. If you’re a romantic, that’s all well and good. If you’re not a romantic, it gets tiring. Me? I’m somewhere in the middle. Maybe  low calorie cocktails will make your day even better. With all the candy that’s floating around, you’ve gotta watch your calories somewhere, right? Here are a couple of low calorie cocktails that are perfect for  Valentine’s Day.

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How to Choose a Vacation Home to Buy

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Just about everybody would love to own a beautiful vacation home. Ideally, when you get a second home, you have a fabulous place where you can escape whenever you want to. If you are considering investing money in a new vacation property, you need to ensure that you don’t rush into things. If you want your second home to be sustainable and affordable, you should ensure that it has specific characteristics and amenities. Here are the things you need to look for in your new vacation home.

 

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Jobs in Fashion for the Style Obsessed

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Sometimes you love something so much that you’re not satisfied only getting to indulge in it in your spare time. You want to make this thing your whole life.  Eat, sleep and breathe it until the day you die.

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We all need to make money to survive.  Turning one of your passions into something you get to do all day, every day, usually involves building it into a career. If you have a passion for fashion, there are many different options for you. You could start your own business, or you could join the ranks of the employed. But whatever you choose to do, there’s a wide variety of specialized jobs in fashion.

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Try These 2015 Food Trends at Home

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Food trends.  Ahhh…that elusive beast.  Everyone has their predictions, and sometimes, you’re really surprised by what takes off.  Who woulda thought that food trucks would become gourmet restaurants on wheels?!?!

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You’re never quite sure what food trends will be hot and which ones will be forgotten by time. However, Nation’s Restaurant News recently put together some of the major anticipated food trends for 2015. Keep these trends in the forefront of your mind as you plan your menu for the New Year, and you’ll be rivaling the trendiest restaurants on the block, at home.

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