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Hello, Honey: Beekeeping Anywhere for Fun, Food and Good Deeds
"need us too. Here, why and how to be a bee friend... in the U.S. was imported from far-eastern Russia by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s... They gave us a frame once, it filled the kitchen with the scent of flowers. I am too... honey for us but plenty of bees in our garden. Great article! I think it would be fun... they give us honey and beeswax candles, which if you burn during allergy season, really... assistance for us plain folks. And many aras of the country have beekeepers who give classes..."
Is Cabin Fever Real? Share Your Story
Are snow piles across the U.S. leading to masses of irritability and boredom? We want to hear your experience
"across the U.S. leading to masses of irritability and boredom? We want to hear your experience... of the U.S. will be experiencing temps of at least 10 below. The federal government... allow us to get outside again! Here in Perth, Western Australia, it's pretty hot... all 6 of us did pretty good. Yes, everything ms. comfy says - and the wine by the fire... really help us make the most of the season-- (1) Staying physically active (a great..."
Displaying Kitchen Supplies — Hot or Not?
Do some kitchens just beg for a cozy row of canisters and gear for all to see? Have a look and let us know what you think
"and let us know what you think... up to us to find the balance that works for us, or the money to make it happen,... most of us, his *thinking* is accessible and illuminating. His books should be compulsory... work for us yet have a "look" that pleases our individual tastes. Personally I like... Those of us lucky enough to have a pantry have no need to put their storage containers... sterile to us. The glass ware above the bar does need to be washed now and then, but our..."
Houzz Call: Share Your Favorite Christmas Tradition
Is there one thing you do, watch or eat that heralds the arrival of Christmas? Post a photo and let us know!
"tradition with us in the Comments section. Post a picture and your tradition could be used... aloud to us. No we all take turns reading, and often we come with new readings to share... presented to us on Christmas eve. They were very creative and it was always entertaining... helps us avoid the inevitable conflicts of which family we spend time together with... and join us at our table for Christmas Dinner has been a long standing tradition in..."
Breakthrough Budgeting Info: The Houzz Real Cost Finder Is Here
Get remodeling and product prices by project and U.S. city, with our new, easy-to-use interactive tool
"project and U.S. city, with our new, easy-to-use interactive tool... helps U.S. homeowners do just that. It's called the Real Cost Finder. Want to know... of the U.S. Border - just pick the nearest U.S. city and adjust the % cost. Not as... just the US! I realize that's more of a logistical challenge, but the demographic of... only the U.S., we are looking at offering more for other countries as well, both for... priority for us to add ASAP Awesome! Just played with it - this is going to be very useful..."
Tour a Pioneering Beach Town That Fosters Community
No cars, mixed-use zones, strict building codes ... a new book takes us inside Seaside, a champion of New Urbanism
"takes us inside Seaside, a champion of New Urbanism... major U.S. cities) where space is expensive and the last abandoned harbor or industrial... in the US to return to something organic, natural, and human-scale in city planning... in the US we still have the possibility to simply lay out and plan a community any... appeal to us with it's packed in tourist town life. scarbowcow where do you live? it... in the US in general. I would think that this New Urbanism concept would not be limited..."
Clear Staircases — They're a Real Glass Act
If you're flush with funds, you can have a ball with crystal on your stairs. The rest of us can just marvel from afar
"rest of us can just marvel from afar... allowed us to be creative and trusted us to bring their visions to reality. Very exciting... in the US. For instance, grab rails, risers, rise and run etc all have to meet the... many of us can afford to pay $100k just for a means to go up one floor? Wanted to share... really push us to get better everyday and improve our trade and skills. Additionally-... g for us to hear that kind of feedback. Thank you- What a beautiful staircase..."
Houzz Call: What Makes Your House Feel Like Home?
"feeling. Let us know what it is for you... surround us and a school at the rear? Me either. The sense of privacy and protection... out with us as we enjoy their furniture, but we kind of like them. As long as Bill doesn't... feel for us. And look - I even included the family pet (recently had eye surgery poor... greeting us when we step out of the car is the greatest welcome! Hi, i have also moved... world to us. Our plans are to surround ourselves with the familiar, the images, the..."
Your Garden Is Stirring — Here's What to Do in February
February is a good time to start seeds, shape up shrubs and watch for the earliest blooms. Here's what to do in your part of the U.S. now
"western U.S. are calling for delicious garden additions like artichokes, blackberries... in the U.S., region by region. Find your February garden checklist: California |... those of us not in the continental U.S.... aka alaska. thanks so much for this. Really... a), a U.S. native that is greatly valued in the home landscape for its red berries..."
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?... Then tell us: We'd love to know your answers to these two very important questions: *What's... Please tell us the paint name, number and manufacturer. *Who would be your celebrity pick... well for us because of our styling; which has always been in the center of cities or... those of us who can't afford $60.00 a gallon. I am introducing gray paint into 2 rooms..."
Roots of Style: Many Cultures Make Their Marks on Mediterranean Design
If you live in California, Florida or certain other parts of the U.S., your architecture may show distinct cultural influences
"of the U.S., your architecture may show distinct cultural influences... northeastern U.S., England and Northern Europe, another architectural expression was developing... southwestern U.S. through Spanish colonialism. Not only did Mediterranean influences form... around the US that were built between 1900 and 1940, you will usually find a mixture of... southwestern U.S. in the 1920s and 1930s, and can best be classified as Spanish colonial..."
Houzz Pet of the Week: Thurza Honeybunny
"Sent Us Your Pet Pics, and We Fell in Love Over and Over Again. See Why... killed us with photos of your four-legged chums hanging out in your homes and gardens... you sent us many more, including a poetic poodle, a cuddly shepherd and this week's... won't tell us. My dog Jack Jack got bushed just hearing about this post! Good thing..."
Attract Hummingbirds and Bees With These Beautiful Summer Flowers
U.S. native plants: Roll out a welcome mat for pollinators to keep your landscape in balance and thriving
"U.S. native plants: Roll out a welcome mat for pollinators to keep your landscape... sustain us by giving us food to eat, air to breathe and space to live in — let's repay... teach us that biodiversity, wildlife habitats and native plants are essential for... Find your U.S. climate zone Tubular blooms of climbing crossvine (Bignonia capreolata... This U.S. Central Plains native grows almost anywhere and provides valuable nectar..."
Houzz Call: Who'll Post the First Snow Photo of 2013?
If the weather's been flaky in your neck of the woods, please show us — and share how you stay warm at home
"please show us — and share how you stay warm at home... and let us know where you live, the temperature as you write, whether or not you've... top of us! My husband wants to put tape over my mouth when I pray for snow. yes! just... winter for us. No snow here in Hong Kong , but being originally from the Midwest I miss... takes us back to nature And utter purity. Blessed so, Is The snow. And All... and tell us your favorite way to cozy up when the temperature drops.More: Get Prepared..."
Houzz Tour: Happy-Chic Ranch House
"Invites Us Into Her Fearless, Color-Rich Home... as give us a look inside the three-bedroom, 1,073 square-foot house they call home... showing us your home. Awesome job, just goes to show what a bit of passion and ingenuity... to show us pictures of your house? Love the ceiling medallion idea...cute and unexpected... house with us, Joi and Dave! Next: See more Houzz Tours..."