Here’s Why You Should Always Put a Coffee Filter in Your Flower PotsKitchen
Plants add vibrancy to our living spaces like nothing else quite can. And although tending to them isn’t necessarily hard, they are living things that require our time and attention. Anything that makes caring for plants a bit easier is a plus in our book — because this means we can add a few more! Here’s how coffee filters contribute to smart, less-mess plant maintenance.
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Yes, even dark kitchens with little to no natural light!
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How to Grow Garlic Indoors in 5 Simple Steps (It’s Easier Than You Might Think!)
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Grow a full head of garlic from a clove you already have!
Feb 1, 2024
10 Houseplants Under $7 at Your Neighborhood AldiKitchen
Run, don't walk. There are snake plants and palms and olive trees, oh my!
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I Tried This High-Tech Composting Service, and Here’s My Honest ReviewKitchen
I couldn’t believe it was totally stench-free.
Jul 27, 2023
The Best Plants for Every Unique Space, From Low-Light to High-HumidityKitchen
Plus, what you can do to keep them happy.
Jun 13, 2023
The Foolproof Way to Stick to Your Gardening Schedule (Plus, 7 Other Expert Plant Tips)Kitchen
My garden has died for the last time.
Jun 13, 2023
This $6 Gardening Trick Is the Secret to the Most Magical Summer Nights OutdoorsKitchen
And no, they aren’t string lights.
Jun 8, 2023
BRB, Running to Aldi For These Just-Leaked New Home and Garden ProductsKitchen
Plus, some great picks for Father’s Day.
Jun 2, 2023
6 Things You’re Probably Forgetting to Do to Your Plants This SummerKitchen
‘Tis the season for new growth.
May 31, 2023
I Was Guilty of “Plantslaughter” — But This Simple Trick Changed EverythingKitchen
Now, my kitchen is covered in thriving greenery.
May 18, 2023
8 Mother’s Day Flowers and Plants That Will Bring Spring Indoors
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Get these colorful finds delivered to her door just in time for her special day.
Apr 28, 2023
Is Hydroponic Gardening for You? How to Grow Lush, Delicious Veggies and Herbs Indoors.Kitchen
It’s easier (and cheaper) than it looks.
Apr 24, 2023
If You Buy One Thing at Trader Joe’s This Spring, Make Sure It’s This Adorable $Kitchen
Nothing says spring like these smart, popular bunny planters. Get them while you can!
Apr 2, 2023
5 Things to Keep in Mind When Adding Plants to Your Kitchen DesignKitchen
We reached out to plant-loving designers and influencers with green thumbs for some tips and suggestions.
Feb 26, 2023
The Single Most Important Thing You Need to Do to Keep Your Wreath Fresh All Season LongKitchen
Dry, brown wreaths are totally avoidable.
Nov 25, 2022
7 Smart Ways to Banish Mold Living in Your Kitchen Houseplants, According to a Plant ExpertKitchen
A tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and water help keep the mold away.
Oct 27, 2022
I Have Almost 100 Houseplants and This Is How I Keep My Pets from Destroying ThemKitchen
The tricks I've learned to help keep dogs and cats from damaging or eating houseplants.
Oct 6, 2022
These Pumpkin Planters Will Get Your Succulents Ready for HalloweenKitchen
What will your succulent be dressing up as this year?
Sep 26, 2022
This Is Our Absolute Favorite New Way to Display PlantsKitchen
If you've been trying to figure out where to put your growing plant collection, this is a great option.
Sep 24, 2022
Expert Tips for Keeping Your Houseplants from Looking ClutteredKitchen
Create that cool, indoor jungle vibe without making the space feel messy.
Sep 22, 2022
How to Grow Basil in a Container Herb Garden
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Get ready! May is the perfect time to start growing your own basil!
Sep 21, 2022
5 Quirky Planters That Will Make You Smile Every Time You See ThemKitchen
Wait until you see the disco ball planter ...
Sep 7, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About Growing Thyme
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The more you trim your thyme, the more it grows!
Sep 2, 2022
The Last Thing You Should Do with an Empty Salsa Jar Before You Recycle It
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It's a total stunner!
Aug 31, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About Growing SageKitchen
Mention the beautiful, hazy, pale green leaves of garden sage, and I immediately envision scenes in my grandmother’s kitchen at Thanksgiving. Sage’s pronounced pine-like aroma capitalizes on our most memory-evoking sense: smell. All I want at that moment is savory sage stuffing or sage-studded breakfast sausage to suddenly appear in my kitchen. I’d even settle for a sour cherry and sage bourbon smash.
Aug 26, 2022
Why Scallions Are Easiest Aromatic You Can Grow IndoorsKitchen
It really is as easy as you think it is!
Aug 22, 2022
How to Grow Mint
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It's super easy to grow! It's just a little harder to keep it where it belongs. We can help!
Aug 16, 2022
The 5 Most Stylish Houseplants of 2022, According to InstagramKitchen
Whether you're a pandemic plant parent or have been keeping a houseplant collection alive for years.
Aug 14, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About Growing ChivesKitchen
So, you might not consider yourself much of a home gardener, but you love to cook, and you go crazy over seasonally fresh flavor. This is where growing culinary herbs comes into play. Over the next few weeks, I’m going to show you how easy it is to grow your own herbs, whether you’re limited by time, space, money, or that highly coveted green thumb. Let’s start this series with chives.
Aug 12, 2022
10 Fun Lawn Games You Could Be Enjoying This Very WeekendKitchen
These will surprise and delight your guests.
Aug 10, 2022
The $0 Hack You Need to Know If You’re Gardening This SummerKitchen
It's mind-blowingly simple.
Jul 29, 2022
If You Buy One Thing at Costco This Summer, Make It This Bargain Find
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You'll be surprised to see what it is.
Jul 12, 2022
7 Easy Ways to Instantly Refresh Your Patio Without Breaking the Bank
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Every one of these picks is $40 or under.
Jul 7, 2022
8 Tips for Dressing Up Your Patio This Summer
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These plant pros really delivered the advice!
Jul 1, 2022
4 Backyard Pool Features Real Estate Agents Absolutely Love to See
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Not everyone sees a pool and jumps for joy.
Jun 29, 2022
Henry Golding’s Backyard Makeover Is Giving Us Serious Summer InspirationKitchen
The result? A minimalistic space that's ideal for work and play all year-round.
Jun 24, 2022
5 Brilliant Ways to Get Rid of Houseplant Pests, According to a Plant Expert
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You may not know them by name, but if you’ve got houseplants, you’ve probably come across fungus gnats.
Jun 22, 2022
Keep Your Plants Watered While You’re on Vacation with This Clever TikTok HackKitchen
Using only a pot (or bucket) of water and a wick!
Jun 17, 2022
Here’s How One of the Most Popular Trends of the Season Is Transforming GardensKitchen
Have you heard of garden recycling?
Jun 3, 2022
5 Surprising Pantry Ingredients That Can Actually Help Your Plants Thrive
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Pour some beer into empty tuna cans!
May 27, 2022
6 Backyard Accessories That Are on Their Way Out, According to Real Estate Agents
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Outdoor sectionals are on their way out!
May 20, 2022
5 Easy Ways to Add Greenery to Your Kitchen Right Now
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If you can't even keep an air plant alive, this post is for you!
May 19, 2022
Good Idea: Growing Strawberries in Hanging BagsKitchen
We’ve been covering space-saving garden solutions this week, and today we’re sharing another great space-saving idea: the strawberry growing bags.Strawberries grow well in small spaces; they adapt well to containers and strawberry pots. However, growing food in containers doesn’t make maximum use of available space. When you live in a small space, you need to start thinking about the available vertical space. This tall Strawberry Growing Bag can hold ten strawberry plants.
May 12, 2022
These Are the 4 Most Popular Gardening Trends in 2022
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Cottagecore is trending outside too!
May 12, 2022
Last Garden Update: Corking Chili PeppersKitchen
We pulled in the last batch of chili peppers from our garden this week and noticed several peppers had funny whitish brown marks on their sides like in the picture above. What’s going on? Find out after the jump!These white striations are actually stress marks or “corking.” Their appearance usually indicates that the pepper is ripe and ready to pick!
May 12, 2022
Gardening: How To Hand-Pollinate Fruits and VegetablesKitchen
A few weeks ago, we were having trouble getting our chili pepper plants to pollinate and bear fruit. The flowers would bloom and seem to flourish. Then a few days later they’d curl up again and fall off, stem and all.After a bit of research, we thought we’d try hand-pollinating. Here’s how!Container gardens and balcony gardens are particularly prone to pollination problems because they don’t get as much insect-traffic or crosswinds as ground gardens do.
May 12, 2022
The Absolute No-Fail Houseplant for Your Kitchen Windowsill — And It Promises to Bloom All Year Long
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You won't believe it's made entirely from LEGOs.
May 8, 2022
The 7 Online Shops You Need to Know if You Want to Grow Your Own Herbs or Veggies
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Don't bother with seeds.
Apr 30, 2022
The Smartest Way to Use All Those Plastic Spoons You Get When You Order Takeout
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This tip comes just in time for spring.
Apr 19, 2022
The 5 Best Types of Basil Anyone Can Easily Grow at Home
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Yes, even you!
Apr 15, 2022
7 Accessories You Should Always Buy for Your Yard, According to Real Estate Pros
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Bistro lights are always a good idea.
Apr 1, 2022
Overwatering Isn’t Just Bad for Your Plants: It’s Bad for You, Too
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Here's what an allergist and immunologist had to say!
Jul 22, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Growing Oregano
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It's super low-maintenance (promise!) and can be grown inside or in a garden.
Jul 4, 2021
Your Plants Can Actually Thrive in the Darkest Part of Your Kitchen — Here’s How
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It'll only cost you $16.
Jul 2, 2021
The First Thing I Do with My Leftover Nightstand Water Every Morning
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Don't toss that water down the drain!
Jun 10, 2021
Hydrogen Peroxide Can Help Cure Your Sick Houseplants — Here’s What You Need to Know
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Take note, those of you who tend to overwater!
Jun 7, 2021
Everything You Need to Know About Growing Parsley
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It's pretty simple — you just need to know a few things first.
Apr 19, 2021
The Super-Smart Way to Put Expired Milk to Good Use
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Take note, plant parents!
Feb 17, 2021
Now Is the Best Time to Grow Your Own Leafy Greens — Here’s Everything You Need to Know
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A cold spell or frost will make the leaves taste noticeably sweeter.
Jan 8, 2021
7 Plants That’ll Thrive on the Windowsill in Your Kitchen
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The plants will thrive. THRIVE, we say!
Oct 9, 2020
Everyone Thinks My Giant Faux Plants from Amazon Are Real
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Fake it till you make it!
Sep 9, 2020
This Grocery Store Is Secretly the Best Place to Get Flowers and Small Plants
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It's like Trader Joe's German cousin. (And nope, it's not Aldi.)
Aug 24, 2020