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“The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything … or nothing.” — Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Lady Astor, Viscountess Astor (1879 -1964) was the first female member of parliament to take her seat.
The many shapes, forms and, most importantly, purposes of lighting can often leave DIY designers in the dark. There are the cost-efficient LEDs, recycled and repurposed chandeliers and, of course, the constant go-to pendant light that so many fall back on when trying to illuminate a specific area.
Gas, food and electricity are three sources of energy that fuel our lives. Without them, we cannot move, connect or nourish our bodies. Are we stuck with this dependency model?
Historically, the last frost date is March 15 in the Las Vegas Valley. Planting warm-season vegetables before this date, such as tomatoes, peppers and eggplant, can be a bit risky because of a chance for frost.
If your garden has a pest problem, 9-year-old Julia Olguin may be able to tell you whether the insects are good or bad for your plants.
Fresh food and gardening events around town
When can we cut back star Jasmine and plant lantana?
After holiday recovery — putting away the decorations and cleaning up the house — we're ready to do something else.
The big game is best seen on a large tv; here are 25 tips for buying your big screen.
I was reading about your use of pheromone traps for insect control in fruit trees. Which traps do you use, and when do you put them out?
Many in the furnishings industry are looking to Millennialsas their target market.
The plight of the liberal arts major is one the recessionary years highlighted well. But Leslie Rankin has known about it for nearly three decades. When she graduated from college in the early '80s with a fine arts degree, she was eager to find a career that actually used her artistic skills.
Somewhere between where the hardwood ends and the cement edging begins lies the transterior.
Before too long, the bare trees will again show signs of life as new buds begin their irrepressible march to the surface.
Most varieties of rosemary are chosen for landscaping rather than cooking.
Whether we like it or not, our home, planet Earth, is affected by our collective actions.
To make a gate self-closing all you need to do is get a gate spring.
Home decor inspired by the popular PBS show about English aristocracy
2016 is the year to strive for a better shade of green.
Color trends in home decorating are always changing. Avocado and gold appliances, new in the 1970s, are strictly yesterday's news if they are seen in homes today.
Christmas trees are one of the most recognized traditions of the holiday season. But what happens after the holiday season?