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How To Grow Cucamelons: Grape Sized Cukes

How To Grow Cucamelons: Grape Sized Cukes What Are Cucamelons you may ask well a Cucamelon is The cute, tiny and tangy fruit that looks like a mini watermelon. Cucamelon is also known as the Mexican Sour Gherkin, mouse melon or “Sandiita” or little watermelon in Spanish.This tiny treasure can match the crunch of pretzels and chips. A conversation …

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Guide To Building A Gypsy Wagon Trailer

Guide To Building A Gypsy Wagon Trailer If you are looking to build a nice camper or off the grid tiny house, I think this how to build a gypsy wagon trailer is for you. It combines the old-school look of a gypsy trailer with the modern amenities of a new camper. Best of all, …

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Beginners Guide To Using A Pressure Canner

Beginners Guide To Using A Pressure Canner [important]Make sure you like living green and frugally on Facebook and follow us on Pinterest to be updated every time we find a great tutorial[/important] If you’ve tried some water bath canning; making jams or applesauce, you may have been tempted to can some other vegetables from you garden.  If they are low-acid …

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Amazing Wood-Fired Hot Tub – Build Guide

Amazing Wood-Fired Hot Tub – Build Guide Conventional acrylic hot tubs work fine but, frankly, I find them a little stupid. They are expensive to purchase and maintain. It’s a little offensive how much energy is consumed maintaining hot tubs at regular operating temperature 24 hours a day. Such a waste! Then there are the …

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Guide To Starting Seeds Indoors

Guide To Starting Seeds Indoors Seeds are a satisfying and thrifty alternative to purchasing flower and vegetable transplants in spring. Starting seeds indoors gives the gardener control over crop timing, as well as a greater selection of varieties (including many heirlooms that are not often sold as transplants).The health of your seeds begins with the …

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DIY Guide – How To Etch Glass

DIY Guide – How To Etch Glass Victorian and Edwardian homes quickly adopted the look, and today, etched designs appear on windows, mirrors, even glassware. As the chemicals needed to achieve this frosted effect have become less toxic, etching glass has turned into an ideal project for DIYers looking to personalize their homes. So if …

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