Author Archives: Nikki Fotheringham

About Nikki Fotheringham

Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives with her husband and a very bad dog.

Best Ideas for Backyards

backyard ideas

Your backyard could be an oasis for your family and the local wildlife. You can provide a home for birds, insects and bees with very little effort. Here are some very practical and inexpensive ways to transform your backyard into a magical place for you and your family.

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DIY Pesticides for your Garden

natural Pesticides

So let’s start by saying applying pesticides that are designed to make bug’s stomachs explode are bad for humans too. Since you, your kids and your pets live and play in the garden or eat the veggies and fruit that come out of it, let’s not ingest anything that will give you cancer. Agreed? Great, now let’s keep those bugs at bay the natural way!

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Violet Jelly Recipe

violet jelly recipe

Making violet jelly is a very simple process. It doesn't have a strong flavor, but the color is a great addition to scones or cookies.

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How to Live off your Veggie Garden

organic pesticide recipe

It’s recommended that you practice organic farming, since it has been established that this method is the healthiest for your family. This article will highlight different ways that you can increase your garden’s production.

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