Decor

Decor
Gardening From contemporary lighting reminiscent of lamps and candleholders to creative equipment like vases and mirrors, find hundreds of dwelling décor selections to help you personalize each room. Most individuals exercise nicely over an hour, and the physique can only deal with weight training for at most an hour. After an hour, the the hormone cortisol is released, which breaks down muscle tissue and puts the body in a catabolic state. Less is more and more is much less in relation to spending time lifting weights on the health club. Lighting can make or break a living house, and doubly so for the kitchen A kitchen with no home windows can really feel claustrophobic. Add in low-high quality gentle bulbs , and you may dread the time you spend cooking and cleansing. Luckily, there are some easy ways to dramatically enhance your kitchen’s lighting and make everyone who works in... Read More

Advice on When to Prune Shrubs – Mostly Wrong?

Advice on When to Prune Shrubs – Mostly Wrong?
In a recent post I mentioned hiring an expert to teach my coop to prune their (damn) shrubs and linked to the pruning instruction that resulted. The shocker to me and most gardeners, I’m betting, is this bit of advice from the professional pruners: she told us that euonymus can be hand-pruned any time of the year, and that almost all shrubs can be, too. But-but-but doesn’t EVERYONE tell us to prune flowering shrubs soon after they’ve bloomed, to avoid removing the next year’s blooms? For example, typical advice for azaleas is that “If you prune azaleas after the beginning of July, you may not get any flowers on the bush next year.” Yes, shearing would remove most or all of next year’s buds if done too late, but shearing azaleas is not advised, anyway. The expert we hired, from a 29-year-old company whose sole job is to prune shrubs,… Read More