Home Improvement

Make a Resolution to Organize Your Kitchen

Do you find yourself in the middle of a baking project, looking for the baking soda? You know you just bought some last week, but you can’t find it. Maybe you didn’t buy any last week, maybe you bought baking powder and you just thought it was baking soda. You write “baking soda” on your […]

Garden Home Improvement

Organic Pest Control in Your Garden

Everyone would love to live in a way that is more friendly to our environment. When growing a garden it is something very challenging to get rid of pests that cause damage to your crops without using chemical poisons such as commercial pesticides. These chemicals have been known to cause diseases including cancer and respiratory […]

Guide Home Improvement

A Palapa On Top

Our local palapas may seem exotic to gringos, but they’re actually very practical and environmentally sound. Palapa roofs have been around in Mexico for about 2,000 years. Sometimes associated by local Mexicans with being poor, palapa roofs aren’t really the cheapest way to go. Even so, they’re often preferred by Gringos because of their beauty, […]

Home Improvement

How to Build a Awesome Rock Garden

IN Europe, specifically in England, the rock gardens are well developed with lots of excellent examples of the art. In the US, rock gardens are unfortunately under utilized as a canvas to improving the beauty of your house. That said, there are numerous landscape gardeners that build incredible rock gardens in the US, mostly on […]