Happy Basil

My happy basil this morning. It smells great, tastes delicious, and always nearby in the kitchen. Share link: https://bit.ly/3qtk5CN#basil #freshherbs #kitchengarden #freshingredients


How to Build a Bat House

Materials List (1) 1″ x 6″ x 8′ Sheeting Pine (rough sawn on one side) (1) Box of 1-1/4″ wood screws (2) 2″ screws to attach bat box to building/ post (1) small hinge (2″ […]


Plants That Attract Dragonflies

“If you want dragonflies gallivanting through your garden, get rid of any electric bug zappers, which kill dragonflies as easily as flies and mosquitoes. Over time, the dragonflies will do a great job of keeping […]



Leaves:  Fresh and dried leaves are commonly used in cooking. Flowers:  Fresh or dried flowers are used for infusions in flavouring honey, cream, or sugar,  for herbal tea. To garnish a dish, use fresh lavender […]


Home & Garden

African Daisy (Arctosis) Newly added March 15, 2022 >>> ¬†Comprehensive guide on hedge trees, completely free https://happydiyhome.com/hedge-trees >>> How to Grow Heliotrope <<< New (Oct 31/21) >>> Best Succulent Soil – Reviews and Buying Guide […]


How to get rid of Virginia Creeper

Virginia Creeper has 5 leaves and shouldn’t be mistaken with Poison Ivy which has only three leaves.  Virginia Creeper and Poison Ivy often grow together. These two articles explain how to get rid of Virginia […]


Snail Hot Tub

Snail Hot-tub. Because snails need beer too! To get rid of snails and slugs in your garden, fill a bowl or plastic bottle with beer and put it in the garden. Place it somewhere where […]