Insider tips for the ultimate herb and flower garden

Insider tips for the ultimate herb and flower garden

I sat down with Elaine Stechisen from Shelmerdine Garden Centre and asked her all my pressing questions about planning for spring. Where to plant, how to plant, what to plant. Elaine has been working for Shelmerdine for years and has all kinds of gardening anecdotes and wisdom. Here are seven important things to consider when planning your plant and herb garden:
 

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Happy Women's Day! Nine rad entrepreneurs you need to know

Happy Women's Day! Nine rad entrepreneurs you need to know

Happy International Women's Day! Some countries celebrate this day as a national holiday, giving employed women a reprieve from their work life. But there are some women out there who never stop working, not even if her native country declares that she should. 

Currently, my laptop is sitting in its go-to position on my lap, an Apple logo nearly imprinted on my leg. My son is weaved against me like the most intricate little scarf, and he's holding my iPhone, waiting for Paw Patrol to load on our shitty, country internet. He's not usually allowed on our phones, but I'm desperate to keep him quiet while we wait for dad to get milk in town, and I plug away at some of the things overdue on my list.

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The one potent natural ingredient your DIY beauty rituals need

The one potent natural ingredient your DIY beauty rituals need

Honey's texture seems to promote mindfulness and awareness through the eating experience. The whipped, creamy textures were - by far - a favourite of mine. Something about the texture was even a bit sensual. And while many of us use a dollop in our tea or spread a tablespoon on fresh toast, honey's benefits extend much further than being a mindful natural sweetener full of vitamins and enzymes.

Look out, coconut oil. ;)

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Five plants to keep you company in the bedroom

Five plants to keep you company in the bedroom

The bedroom is meant for one thing - well, maybe two - and treating our bedroom as a sacred space that we can retreat to each day is something we are totally obsessed with at RW. At the end of every day, we retreat to our bedrooms to recharge our bodies. It is the main space in the home dedicated to sleep and sex, and it should be treated as a sacred environment.

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