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Home and Garden
December 13, 2019
Pantone declares 2020 will be blue
FARGO — Hello and happy freezing-cold Friday morning to you all!Has anyone else been sad about this weather? How do you even get out of that...
19 hours 31 min ago
December 11, 2019
The wreath thing: What does your choice of door decoration say about you?
FARGO — Nothing says the holiday season like the sight of a Christmas tree festooned with cherished decorations, each one telling a story....
December 11, 2019 - 1:10pm
December 7, 2019
A blooming jade, will poinsettias kill cats and storing grass seed
Q: I snapped this picture in November at our daughter Sara Spellman’s home in Denver. The family is fascinated because their jade plant has...
December 7, 2019 - 9:00am
Christmas gifts for gardeners
FARGO — Have you seen the latest thing in gardening gloves? Each fingertip has a large, curved, plastic claw, so you can dig, rake and plant...
December 7, 2019 - 7:00am
December 2, 2019
How to protect yourself and your home this winter
Don't use your snowblower in the dark. Do make sure kids and pets are indoors when you're using one. And don't stick your hand in the chute when...
December 2, 2019 - 4:15pm
November 30, 2019
Toxic berries, repotting a Thanksgiving cactus and moving trees
Q: The branches and berries in the photo are from one of three trees growing in a farm shelterbelt, where other trees died. These trees grew...
November 30, 2019 - 9:00am
Nostalgia and the search for the perfect Christmas tree
FARGO — Remember the Christmas trees of your childhood? The holidays bring back memories, and it’s fun to reminisce about our past trees....
November 30, 2019 - 7:00am
November 23, 2019
Short carrots, a great gardening tip and mulching perennials
Q: I just wanted to drop you a line to say my wife and I enjoyed your article on millennials and gardening. It was timely because just this week,...
November 23, 2019 - 9:00am
The secret to houseplant success
FARGO — Did you hear about the guy who tried to teach mathematics to his houseplants? The plants enjoyed the conversation, but ended up with...
November 23, 2019 - 7:00am
November 17, 2019
Construction company, volunteers help bridge gap for the homeless in Winona
WINONA, Minn. — The first night, five people showed up, needing a warm place to spend the night. By February, the place will likely be full...
November 17, 2019 - 9:00am
November 16, 2019
You probably have too much stuff. Here's how to pare it down
These days, Americans don't agree on much, but we know this: We've got too much stuff. Baby boomers, especially are feeling as if the possessions...
November 16, 2019 - 6:30pm
Removing geranium flowers, pesky flies on plants and salty potting soil
Q: Look what happily greets us under their grow lights in the basement! Is flowering this soon a good thing or bad thing? I cut them back as...
November 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Hosting the holidays? Experts share table tips
DULUTH — Hosting a holiday meal this year? You’re in luck. Experts say you don’t need a candelabra to make it special. “It’s not about...
November 16, 2019 - 8:00am
Tips to help millennials succeed with their gardening passion
FARGO — I felt especially lighthearted last week. For starters, I dug our carrots before the ground froze, and even though they were caked...
November 16, 2019 - 7:00am
November 15, 2019
Calm down, it isn't Christmas yet
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Happy Friday everyone!I hope you all had a wonderfully safe hunting season, brought back that trophy buck and enjoyed some...
November 15, 2019 - 8:30am