The best way to provide yourself with fresh fruits and vegetables is to grow them in your home. And, while it can be fun, there are some problems that you will face if you want to have organic untreated products. Luckily, the best natural option to protect you products is white vinegar. Weakens Weeds Weeds are very annoying and hard to get rid off. White vinegar slows down their growth and can even kill some weed varieties such as Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) which makes it easier to remove their roots. To eliminate weeds, you will need vinegar that has 20% acetic acid. Spray it consistently on weeds under the sun, especially on hot days. Restores Water And Soil Ph Balance Alkaline water and soil can
Not only are they decorative and make your home look cozy and welcoming, plants have more important purpose. They can cleanse the air from mold and toxins. According to a study conducted by NASA based on domestic plants, there are certain types of plants that do better job at cleaning the air from toxins. These plants can also clean the air from dust, paint, building materials etc. Here are the 6 types of plants that are a must-have in every home: Aloe Aloe can increase oxygen levels by absorbing the carbon dioxide, formaldehyde and carbon monoxide. This plant replaces nine air purifiers. Snake plant (Sansevieria Trifasciata) This unique plant sucks in the carbon dioxide and releases oxygen during the night. It is often chosen to be
There is one thing that can be found in every household, and many people think it has only one purpose. But, baking soda can be used in many other ways. It can even improve your health! Baking soda is non-toxic and completely safe for any kind of use – doing chores, baking, and even treating certain conditions. Here are 20 ways you can use baking soda other than just for baking delicious pies: 20 Unbelievable Uses of Baking Soda Insect Bites Yes, you can use it on insect bites as it can ease irritation. Remove Fridge Smell Get rid of that unpleasant smell in the fridge in a cheapest way possible. Boost Hair Growth It may sound unbelievable, but baking soda can
Sleeping troubles are a common problem for today’s society. Many people toss and turn until they finally fall asleep, but when they wake up, they still feel tired and grumpy. Then, in order to boost the energy, they turn to coffee and sugary foods. This never ending cycle leads to weight gain and depression. Luckily, there are some yoga poses that will help you fall asleep in no time! They might be challenging to do at the beginning, but you will master them quickly. At the beginning, doing them for a minute is more than enough. Then, gradually work your way up to 5 minutes. Balasana – Child’s Pose This pose will relieve knee pain, calm the nervous system and relax the back
Many types of jobs require you to be stuck on a chair for hours, plus if you add the time you spent sitting at home, it seems like long hours of sitting are inevitable. In that case, why not make this time as productive as possible? According to statistics, out of 4 hours of free time on average, Americans choose to spend it either on social media, watching TV, or doing other similar ‘activities’ that involve sitting. The average American mother on the other hand, has only 36 minutes of free time daily, meaning these women have very little time to dedicate on going to the gym or do any sports out of home. If you find yourself in any of these categories,
After shocking the world with this morning post on Instagram, everyone is talking about Adele on social networks. Her picture received 5.6 million likes on Instagram and thus became her most liked picture on that social network. Skinny Adele left many without a text in a mink leaked, and now another photo of the slender singer has emerged. It was published by her friend Lauren Paul. The picture that Lauren posted on her Instagram story and congratulating Adele on her 32nd birthday, was taken a few months ago in Las Vegas.