Posts by Meredith Skyer

Meredith Skyer is a freelance writer and photographer from Rochester, NY. She runs a tiny urban farm where she raises livestock, grows food, and creates whimsical works of art. She blogs about her adventures at ImaginAcres, it’s where art meets farm.

Ultimate Kitchen Garden Planner

Kitchen Garden

Kitchen gardens are rising in popularity as they pop up in backyards across the nation. Follow this handy kitchen garden planner to take control of your food supply & start one today.

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Which Types of Roses Are Right for Your Garden?

Pink Roses

If you're considering adding roses to your garden this year, take all factors into consideration. Space, maintenance, beauty & fragrance all come into play when choosing the best rose variety for your needs.

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A Primer on How to Plant Roses

Red Rose Bush

Growing roses isn't as difficult as it seems. Set yourself up for success by following these simple planting tips, and enjoy a gorgeous rose garden this year.

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Everything You Need to Know About Making a DIY Terrarium

DIY Terrarium

Spruce up your home with a DIY terrarium! They don’t take up much space, are quick & easy to build, & add a wonderful whimsical quality to any space. Learn everything you need to know about making your own in this helpful tutorial!

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Breathe Easier in Your Home With These Air Purifying Houseplants

Closeup Shot of an Aloe Plant

The amount of indoor air pollutants in the average home is astounding. From carpets and mattresses to cleaners and air fresheners, toxic vapors are everywhere. Luckily for us, there are a number of houseplants that double as air purifiers. We reveal the best plants that will look pretty while also making your home safer and healthier here.

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