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June 2022 Weblog Earnings Myth – $6,586

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a blog income report. There’s been a lot going on over here. For one, I got married two weeks ago! I’ve been planning the wedding for over 2 years and it finally has come and gone. Can’t wait to share more about that. But honestly, my blog was…

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Kicking off Madison Ride: Folks, badgers, barns, and a bountiful rooftop garden

July 04, 2022 Farm country scenery at the Flower Factory near Madison In late June I joined approximately 50 garden bloggers, Instagrammers, podcasters, and YouTubers in picturesque Madison, Wisconsin, for the 13th annual Garden Bloggers Fling. After a COVID hiatus of two years, and a heroic display of patience, stamina, and dedication from the local…

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5 Suggestions to Beat the Heat in Nashville

Nashville is a great place to visit for many reasons. There are plenty of fun things to do in the city, no matter what your interests are. If you’re looking for some fun activities to do in Nashville, here are a few ideas. 1. Water, Water, Water! Finding Places to Cool Off Many public parks…

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Gardening

Scindapsus Pictus: The Satin Pothos That Isn’t Pothos

The post Scindapsus Pictus: The Satin Pothos That Isn’t Pothos is by KelliKlein and appeared first on Epic Gardening, the best urban gardening, hydroponic gardening, and aquaponic gardening blog. Scindapsus pictus, also called satin pothos, is a gorgeous house plant well worth growing in your home. Our in-depth guide explains how! The post Scindapsus Pictus:…

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The Perfect Summer Fashion Trends of 2022

Summer is the perfect time to experiment with new styles and trends. If you’re looking to add a few new pieces to your wardrobe but don’t want to break the bank, thrift stores are a great option. The best thing, though, is that the trends of summer 2022 fall right in line with thrifting! In…

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How to position a thrift boulevard outing

Shannon planned the most epic thriftcation to Columbus, Ohio. Grab our itinerary, hear about favorite finds, and learn how to plan the perfect thrift road trip with your bestie. Get episode show notes https://www.dinasdays.com/how-to-plan-a-thrift-road-trip/ The episode is sponsored by Relyst.com. Use the code DINA for your first month free and 50% off a barcode scanner…

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Gardening

Sizzling summer garden earlier than it got immense sizzling

June 29, 2022 I returned yesterday from the Madison Garden Bloggers Fling, and I’m already missing Wisconsin’s cooler summer climate. But dark clouds greeted me when I got home and then RAIN! An inch fell on my parched and heat-stressed garden, refreshing everything and sparing me from having to do a deep watering of all…

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Gardening

Bearberry: Low-Rising Perennial Groundcover

The post Bearberry: Low-Growing Perennial Groundcover is by KelliKlein and appeared first on Epic Gardening, the best urban gardening, hydroponic gardening, and aquaponic gardening blog. Bearberry is a common sight throughout the Pacific Northwest and throughout the western US. Our guide shares tips on growing it! The post Bearberry: Low-Growing Perennial Groundcover is by KelliKlein…

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Low Sugar Jam

Our topic today is low sugar jam and jelly (along with sugar free jams and jellies). Now, don’t get me wrong, I love canning low sugar jams. I actually experimented with NO sugar jam a few years ago, and I discovered that my family prefers SOME sugar. These days, we stick with lessening the sugar…

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Gardening

Prick Rotation: Why It Issues So Grand

The post Crop Rotation: Why It Matters So Much is by Ben Anderson and appeared first on Epic Gardening, the best urban gardening, hydroponic gardening, and aquaponic gardening blog. What exactly is crop rotation, and why does it matter? We explain the science behind crop rotation and why it’s so beneficial. The post Crop Rotation:…

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Spring 2022 Trends to Thrift + Giveaway

We are drooling over the Spring 2022 runway trends! Don’t break the bank by buying trendy items at retail. Instead, head over to your local thrift store to shop the trends. Don’t think you can find trendy pieces secondhand? Watch our new Trends in 10 video for inspiration! Tyler Chanel was able to find 9…

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10 Sustainable Lavatory Merchandise You Will Devour

Are you dreaming of low waste and no waste swaps for your everyday essentials? Finding sustainable replacements is easier than you think! Today, there are so many sustainable options for personal hygiene and beauty products. It’s simply a matter of finding which products work well for you. Begin your swaps journey by exploring the 10…