Sweet Shops on the Upper East Side

New York City has no shortage of charming and delicious sweet shops, and some of the best in the city happen to be located on the Upper East Side. Here are a few of the best options if you find yourself uptown craving a sweet treat.

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5 Incredibly Important Steps for Prepping Your Home For Sale in Spring

Guest Post via HomeAdvisor Selling your home can be an extensive process, but you don’t want to spend too much time preparing. As we come into the spring and summer real estate market, take quick steps to get your home ready to sell. Here are some of the essential prep steps: #1 Clean your home. […]

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Closet Organization Ideas that Are Borderline Genius

If your closet is a clutter, it could be that you just need some closet organization ideas. Closets, no matter the size, tend to be a catchall. But, fret not. Read this blog post to learn some tips to clean up those closets and get some structure.

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Good to grow: Coral honeysuckle

Coral honeysuckle
Slender trumpets call out to hummingbirds, butterflies and bees. The flowers, coral on the outside and yellow inside, grow in whorled clusters. Birds like the red berries that follow the flowers.
This honeysuckle rambles but is not invasive like its non-native cousin with yellow and white flowers.
Light: Sun to part shade
Size: Vining 6 to 15 feet
Water: Drought tolerant once established
Bloom: Spring and summer
Cultivation: Tolerates a variety of soils. Give it support so it can climb, and trim to keep in check.
Latin name: Lonicera sempervirens
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Getting Ready for Outdoor Summer Living

Redding, California, ranks number two in the nation for sunshine. Summer is long and lazy, with locals doing a lot of living in their back yards. Walking down the streets around dinner time makes a person want to get on home and break out the grill.

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4 Smart Gardening Tips for North Texas

Gardening is a smart way to put your backyard to use, and maybe even get some great veggies for the grill or fresh fruit to serve at breakfast. Check out these four tips before you plant any seeds, and you’ll be on your way to a thriving garden.

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