Day: April 17, 2020

9 Cheap Landscaping Ideas to Boost Your Curb Appeal

Your home’s landscaping says a lot about it. The better its condition, the more curb appeal your home is apt to have, and that’s important from a resale perspective. But believe it or not, you don’t have to spend a fortune to improve your home’s exterior. Here are a few cheap landscaping ideas that are sure to attract buyers or make your home a nicer place to live.

  1. Add flower bed borders.
  2. Encase your trees in mulch.
  3. Turn tree stumps into floral displays.
  4. Choose ground cover over sod.
  5. Plant shrubs and bushes strategically.
  6. Build a low-cost retaining wall.
  7. Use pavers to create contrast.
  8. Create gravel walkways.
  9. Install a fire pit.

1. Add flower bed borders

If the outside of your home needs a little color, a flower bed border is a great way to make that happen.

  1. First, outline a small area right up against your home to enclose.
  2. Then,
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The houseplants that are thriving in my bathroom jungle

Through trial and error, these are the indoor plants that have taken well to living in my bathroom.

A few years ago I wrote about the “shower plants” that are well-suited for life in a lavatory. The collection of plants I suggested were some of the usual suspects, and they are all great choices. But I tend to move my plants around the house, and over time my group of bathroom plants has evolved. The current family has nine different types of plants in 11 pots – the jungle is growing!

bathroom jungle plants© Melissa Breyer

Here is the roster, roughly left to right in the photo above:

  • Snake plant (Sansevieria trifasciata Futura Superba)
  • Snake plant (Sansevieria trifasciata Futura Robusta)
  • ZZ plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)
  • Green hoya (Hoya carnosa)
  • Philodendron hope selloum (Philodendron bipinnatifidum)
  • Chinese evergreen (Aglaonema)

bathroom jungle plants© Melissa Breyer

And then there’s the sweet spot; on top of the wall that surrounds

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How to Get A 3 Star Town Rating – Animal Crossing: New Horizons Wiki Guide

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How to Unlock Island Evals[edit]

In order to get this feature in Resident Services, you’ll need to do a lot of groundwork to build out your island, including the following:

Once you’ve done everything above talk to Tom Nook (this could take a few days but) eventually he will tell you to talk to Isabelle who has a number of suggestions for ways to improve your town’s quality, and all of them need to be addressed in some way.

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Invite More Villagers to Your Town[edit]

7 Villagers or more ✓[edit]

Not everyone wants to visit a deserted island – and so Isabelle will give you feedback indicating the population may need to be bigger in order to get a more favorable rating.

At the time the Campground is completed, your town should have

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Thrift Store Decor Junky

Hi Everyone!

One of the excuses I have for not blogging for so long, is that we bought a brand new house in September 2013. We have been moving in and getting settled for 4 months now. With my birthday, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year, etc., we have had a lot of interruptions, but we are slowly getting there..

 

Today I want to show off our DIY outdoor kitchen and the awesome light Hubby made to go with it.

 

We bought , shall we call it a shell for lack of a better word, for the counter area. Craigslist. It is made out of polystyrene, covered with cement,  hollow inside, and looked like this;

 

 

We could cut openings  where we wanted them, and put on a finish we liked.

So, my husband and one of his friends ,Lou, cut two squares in front, for cupboard doors,  and a square on the

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When A Transgender Person Uses A Public Bathroom, Who Is At Risk? : NPR

A bathroom sign welcomes both genders at the Cacao Cinnamon coffee shop in Durham, N.C., on May 3.

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A bathroom sign welcomes both genders at the Cacao Cinnamon coffee shop in Durham, N.C., on May 3.

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One issue at the center of North Carolina’s so-called bathroom bill controversy is safety, but who’s at risk? Depends on whom you ask.

Supporters of House Bill 2 tend to focus on people born male who later transition to female. The HB2 supporters say that without the new law, sexual predators could just say they’re a transgender person with the right to use a women’s bathroom and easily gain access to potential victims.

“He could be there to look at the anatomy of the opposite sex. He could be there because he’s a sex pervert. He could be there to bring damage to a

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Free Exterior Design Website Templates

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Dropdown Field

The dropdown field is used for selecting state, city

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Jon Bon Jovi Still Washes Dishes at Soul Kitchen Five Days a Week

Soul Kitchen may very well be considered an valuable facility. The restaurant of Bon Jovi gives all meals. All who can afford to donate are welcome, but those who can’t yet eat.

On April 14, Bon Jovi performed from his New Jersey home at the Howard Stern Show. Five days a week, he asked him to help his restaurant provide food for people in need in the soul kitchen.

You won’t meet Jon Bon Jovi if you eаt аt Soul Kitchen this week

Bon Jovi is keeping Soul Kitchen purely for the people who need to eаt. He’s not mаking аny promotionаl аppeаrаnces in the dining аreа. So don’t think аbout going to Soul Kitchen for аn аutogrаph or selfie.

“Whаt I do there is I literаlly аm in the kitchen with the chef аnd the sous chef аnd the mаnаger of the restаurаnt,” Bon Jovi sаid. “Thаt’s it. Literаlly,

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1 277 Bathroom Synonyms in Bathroom Thesaurus

similar meaning – 1 277

Lists

antonyms

definitions
examples
Parts of speech
phrases
nouns
adjectives
idioms
verbs
Tags
toilet
room
lavatory
receptacle
bath

toilet
n.
shower
bath
n.v.
room
restroom
n.
commodetoilet
lavatory
n.
toiletshower
washroom
n.
toiletroom
shower
n.v.
bathroom
bathtub
n.
bath tub
phr.
bathing
n.
in the bathroom
phr.
rest room
phr.n.
receptacle
restrooms
into the bathroom
phr.
commode
n.
toiletcan
john
n.
outhousetoilet
baths
n.
room
n.
facilities
n.
services
outhouse
n.
toiletprivy
in the toilet
phr.
ladies room
phr.
lav
n.
privy
n.adj.
commodeouthouse
use the bathroom
phr.
showering
n.
bathrooms
n.
toilets
loo
n.
american
swim
n.
bathhouse
n.
powder room
phr.idi.
cantoilet
en-suite
adj.
head
n.
outhousetoilet
latrine
n.
lavatory
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The Ice Kitchen recipes: Tasty meals to fill your freezer

We are all time-strapped and wallet-wary, while still wanting to enjoy exciting, flavoursome, homemade meals at the drop of a hat. Basically, we want it all. And you know what? We can have it all. Introducing The Ice Kitchen Method of cooking, eating and (if it isn’t too over the top to say) living!

All the hard work and planning has been done for you: there will be no waste; there is always a use for that random carrot/chicken breast/lemon half; you’ll be able to tailor meals to your fussy children/ partner/guest; and dishes will be packed with vegetables, goodness and flavour.

You’ll cook once and eat twice; avoid expensive takeaways and instead indulge in delicious, wholesome meals that are cost-effective and quick, and where you know exactly what is in them.

All this is possible with your freezer.

The Ice Kitchen recipes

Long gone is the need for cardboard 

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