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Grow Your Own Tropical Garden
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Tropical plants are becoming more popular each year with gardeners who are eager to create their own tropical garden by growing tropical plants outdoors during summer and indoors in pots during the colder months of the year. Learn how to create your own tropical garden planting banana, bromeliad, ginger, heliconia, hibiscus and plumeria plants year round.
Quilt Pattern - Yo-Yo Flags
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Small wall quilt from strips, squares, and Yo-Yos. Approximate size = 24" x 24". Fabric requirements = 5 fat quarters. Easy to follow directions with illustrations.
Clutterbug: A zine about stuff
Price: Free! Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
(3.00 from 1 review)
Look around you right now: how much 'stuff' do you have? This zine is all about chucking stuff out, resisting buying new stuff, and looking at the processes of how we engage with stuff along the way. I consider the 'buy-ology' of why we desire and buy what we do in the first place and also 'flow': the exact opposite of the desire-acquire cycle. If you hoard stuff, or purge, this will interest you.
Protecting Your Property From Wind Damage
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
There are basically three main areas of concern when assessing the ability of a building to resist wind damage. Written to provide professional insurance adjusters with a basis for assessing risk. Copyright by Willy G. Henderson and published in the Ontario Insurance Adjuster Association's magazine 'Without Prejudice' on page 16 of the June 2010 edition as, "The Times They Are A-Changin'."
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
A Simply Wonderful Holiday
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Entertaining
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Simply Wonderful Holiday will help you navigate through the holidays calmly. This tiny booklet is packed with cost-saving and time-saving tips for decorating, shopping and entertaining. It includes gift and greeting card lists that you can customize and refer to year after year.
The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.
Offbeat Edibles
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seven unusual, easy-to-grow edible plants.
Garden Wars: Getting good bugs to fight your garden pests
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by Reflected Light Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Are you at war with aphids and other garden pests? Find out how to attract good bugs to fight the battle with these bad boys. GARDEN WARS is a compact guide to attracting beneficial insects to your garden. Chapters include 'What the heck is a good bug?'; 'Creating a beneficial insectary'; 'The private lives of 'good bugs'; highlights of author's garden journal.
Matcha Green Tea Melt & Pour Soap Recipe
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Learn how easy it is to make this luxurious melt and pour soap starring Matcha Green Tea. This type of soap is wonderful for all skin types and would make a great addition to any bath & body gift basket!
Knitted Cotton Dog/ Pet Coat (Extra Large Size) With Easy Lacy Pattern Perfect for Spring or Fall ~ "The Shelby"
Series: Adventures in Extreme Needlework ~ Knitted Pet/Dog Coats, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Knitted Cotton Dog/ Pet Coat (Extra Large Size) With Easy Lacy Pattern and Cables. Perfect for Spring or Fall. Includes several variations. This pattern is being worked out on paper and in samples. small UPDATE 10/2/2013
365 Rules about Real Estate
Price: Free! Words: 16,690. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
All you need to know about buying and selling residential real estate. This book is for first-time homebuyers, first-time home sellers and people relocating from one neighbourhood or city to another.
The Weekly Gardener Volume 2 January-June 2012
Series: The Weekly Gardener, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Collected articles from theweeklygardener.com - January through June 2012. For current articles visit The Weekly Gardener blog
The Fava, the Sun, and the Holy Goat: A Year On Our Farmlet
Price: Free! Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This memoir is about two fifty-something Boomers building a small farm life in the Pacific Northwest. The main characters besides me and my husband, the Bearded One, are our 3 twenty-something kids and a few neighbors. We build a barn, an aviary, and a hoop house; acquire chickens and goats for the first time; and have numerous other rural adventures.
The Weekly Gardener Volume 1 June - December 2011
Series: The Weekly Gardener, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Collected articles from theweeklygardener.com - June through December 2011. For current articles visit The Weekly Gardener blog
Adriafil Bloom Yarn Knitting Pattern F465 Stovepipe Hat
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Royal Yarns 202-215-2300 presents Adriafil Bloom Yarn Knitting Pattern F465 Stovepipe Hat. This pattern includes design images, sizing, yarn requirements, knitting needles, crochet hooks and other tools necessary to make this garment. All yarns and tools are available for purchase on Royal Yarns.
Simply Flowers, Spring and Summer
Series: Flower Photographs, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 150. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A selection of flower photos from www.dandi.me.uk to use as wallpaper, or just look at. No words, just 28 pages of colourful familiar and exotic flowers.
Ivory Staircase - Free Quilt Pattern
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Free quilt pattern for the cover of my book, Up The Ivory Staircase
Simply Flowers, Spring
Series: Flower Photographs, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A selection of flower photos from www.dandi.me.uk to use as wallpaper, or just look at. No words, just 28 pages of colourful familiar and exotic flowers.
Green Farming
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Most things tagged free, I've found, are gonna cost you. Like the green fertilizer in this piece on green farming. Well, at least you can read about it for free...