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Winter Bird Feeding: 7 Tips & Recipes

Winter is a difficult season for birds who stick around in northern climes. They need extra stamina to keep themselves warm, just at the time of year when their usual foods are in short supply. Feedin…

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Help the Bees With This DIY Bee Water Garden!

Help save our bee population with this easy DIY project! Last year, massive bee deaths were reported widely even†in the mainstream news. While there are many causes of the deaths, we need to do all…

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The Easiest DIY Wall Hanger

This is possibly the least expensive (and simplest) DIY wall hanger that we have seen. First spotted on interior designer Annaleena Karlsson's blog Annaleena's HEM, this can be made from a metal hange…

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How to Make Pressed Flowers

The Victorians cataloged their botanical (and romantic) obsessions by pressing flowers; Remodelista's friend, editor Rebecca Willis, continues the tradition for similar reasons: creating memories from…

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A DIY Lamp Accessory

At Remodelista, we are big fans of †using†wooden beads as decor, so when we spotted a lamp with a cord covered in such, we were instantly taken. Here's our simple and affordable DIY version of this qu…

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5 MORE Things to Start Making at Home

I recently posted the article 5 Things to Start Making at Home (which included resources to help you make handsoap, compost, brooms, butter and cheese). Here are even more ideas to help you get closer…

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Two Simple DIY Home Accessories

At Remodelista, we are always on the lookout for new ways to recreate a look for less. Here are two genius DIY ideas we've noted recently that only require an inexpensive accessory and coat of paint. …

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As Produce Costs Rise, More Are Growing Their Own

As the price of produce rises, many are skipping the middle man and growing their own. From window boxes to hydroponics, home gardens can sprout up just about anywhere. Lifestyle News by NewsLoo…

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Healthy Homemade Holidays: Rose Body Butter

Why not give a more personal and luxurious gift to friends, family, or secret Santas on your holiday list?† Hereís a rich body butter thatís perfect for the drying effects of winter weather.† Unlike s…

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DIY Room Dividers

Sometimes to make the most out of a space, you need to create another space within it. Whether it be for a bedroom in a studio apartment, or an office in a loft, room dividers can make for instant wal…

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What lovely folk to do all this! They are the unsung heroes:)

Thank you for sharing.

Some good information. Thanks.