Dogs Really Can Chase Away Loneliness

Dogs Really Can Chase Away Loneliness
Feeling lonely? A dog may help. Our research out today confirms what many dog owners already know: dogs are great companions that can help you to feel less lonely.

Is Raw Food Safe For My Dogs And Me?

Is Raw Food Safe For My Dogs And Me?
Raw food for dogs is a growing trend, but drug-resistant bacteria in the raw food can transfer to the pets—and to humans, too.

Interspecies Bond: Animal Connection and Healing Technique

Interspecies Bond: Animal Connection and Healing Technique
Connecting with animals involves so much more than petting, grooming, rewarding, or feeding. Connecting in a profound way strengthens the inseparable bond we already have with our ani­mal friends. For me, the deep bond enables me to understand animals better, on every single level: behaviorally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually.

How To Grow Broccoli

In today's episode, we look at how to grow broccoli - specifically growing the broccoli variety called green magic broccoli.

Training My Dog Taught Me That It's People Who Really Need Training

Training My Dog Taught Me That It's People Who Really Need Training
As I watched my hunting dog standing off the lead and lined up with all the other Kleiner Münsterländers, awaiting her turn to swim out and bring back the dead duck (an important training item) thrown into the deep water, I felt a sense of pride.

You Can Rewild Your Garden Into A Miniature Rainforest

You Can Rewild Your Garden Into A Miniature Rainforest
Many scientists believe that halting global warming at 1.5°C will require us to invent Negative Emission Technologies – machines that can suck climate warming gases like carbon dioxide (CO₂) from the air.

Gardening Tips, Hacks & More

In today's video we provide you lots of gardening tips and advice on how to do some common diy things in your garden.

What Bugs Can You Catch From Your Pets?

What Bugs Can You Catch From Your Pets?
Household pets are often a great source of joy and have positive effects on our mental well-being. For most of us, this outweighs the risk of coming into contact with any bugs they may carry.

Lunar And Solar Eclipses Make Animals Do Strange Things

Lunar And Solar Eclipses Make Animals Do Strange Things
For most animals, the structure of their day – and indeed their year – depends on the light-dark cycle. These regular and rhythmic cycles in the length of days tell animals when they should be foraging, when they should be asleep, when it’s time to migrate and when it’s time to breed. Animals can tell all this from how many hours of daylight they experience, but the moon’s cycles also strongly influence their behaviour.

How To Avoid Mistakes When Adopting A Dog

How To Avoid Mistakes When Adopting A Dog
Psychologists who study how people pick their spouses have turned their attention to another important relationship: choosing a canine companion.

10 Reasons Why Raised Bed Gardens Are Best

In this video, I give you my 10 top reasons why raised bed vegetable gardens are the best! And, how the raised bed gardening revolution is here.

4 Steps To Make Your Lawn A Wildlife Haven

4 Steps To Make Your Lawn A Wildlife Haven
If you could ask British insects about the habitats they prefer, they’d probably tell you that you can’t improve on grassland that’s rich with wildflowers.

5 Best Vegetables for Your Edible Container Garden

In today's episode we look at the five best vegetables you can grow in your vegetable container garden or edible container garden. By growing these vegetables you can easily get great quality produce

Why Animals Can Help Us Crack Alzheimer’s

Why Animals Can Help Us Crack Alzheimer’s

For almost as long as modern science has been around, the idea that animals can remember past experiences seemed so preposterous that few researchers bothered to study it.

Why Plants Don't Die From Cancer

Why Plants Don't Die From Cancer

Chernobyl has become a byword for catastrophe. The 1986 nuclear disaster, recently brought back into the public eye by the hugely popular TV show of the same name

6 Amazing Facts You Need To Know About Ants

6 Amazing Facts You Need To Know About Ants

Have you have seen ants this year? In Britain, they were probably black garden ants, known as Lasius niger – Europe’s most common ant.

Are Cat Muzzles Cruel Or Useful?

Are Cat Muzzles Cruel Or Useful?

It’s not unusual to slap a muzzle on a dog if it’s being aggressive or not keen on being given an injection, but a muzzle is not part of your average cat’s wardrobe.

The Tasty Weed-Like Desert Raisin Plant

The Tasty Weed-like Desert Raisin Plant

The species Solanum centrale, also known as kutjera in several Aboriginal languages, or the desert raisin in English, stands out in Australia’s wild bush tomato family in more ways than one.

Dogs Teach Us To Listen, Even After They've Died

Dogs Teach Us To Listen, Even After They've DiedOne day not long after Brio passed, I was driving on the highway, alone in the car. I’d been thinking of Brio and a few moments later heard clearly the sound of the metal tags on his collar clinking from the backseat, where he always rode. There was nothing else there that would have made that noise.

Growing Eggplants - Container Little Prince Eggplant

In this complete growing guide for growing eggplants, we show you how to grow eggplants in containers or pots. The Container Little Prince eggplant variety is an excellent eggplant variety by Renee's

Techniques For Communicating With Nature

Techniques For Communicating With NatureNature is just like us: it likes to be treated with respect, to be approached with an open heart and with care. Our energy fields will then come into harmony with one another and our intuitive perception will be enhanced.

Healing Is Love – A Simple Loving Connection

Healing Is Love – A Simple Loving ConnectionNo matter what we have experienced in our lives, tucked within each and every one of us is love. To me, healing is defined as a pure loving connection; it’s as simple as that. To demonstrate healing is to give love: unconditionally. Love is healing, healing is love.

Are Mosquito Coils Good Or Bad For Our Health?

Are Mosquito Coils Good Or Bad For Our Health?

The sight and smell of smouldering mosquito coils is a mainstay of summer. But is all that smoke really keeping away the swarms of mosquitoes, and is breathing in the smoke worse than mosquito bites for our health?

Growing Potatoes the Lazy Way

This is a fantastic way to grow potatoes using minimal effort whilst both building soil and creating an abundance of tubers.

10 Organic Ways to Control Pests in the Garden

In this video, I show you my 10 top organic ways to get rid of pests in your garden. There's no need for harsh pesticides or chemicals just these simple tips to grow lots of fruit and vegetables! Support

Wheatgrass Health Benefits & Wheat Grass Growing Guide

In today's episode we look at wheatgrass and the benefits of using wheatgrass juice or wheatgrass powder to our health. We show you how easy it is to grow wheatgrass in your home in a container. In just

Growing Crossandra Sundance Firecracker Plant

In today's video, we look at how to grow the Crossandra Plant. We look at two plant vareities - the Sundance Crossandra which produces orange flowers and the Firecracker plant which produces red flowers.

Growing Beetroot or Beets In Your Vegetable Garden

Learn how to grow beets or beet root plants in your vegetable garden. We show you show to grow beets from seeds, how to transplant them to containers or raised beds, how to care for your beetroot plants.

How To Grow Bush Slicer Cucumbers

In today's episode we look at growing a compact, bush cucumber variety called bush slicer cucumber. Cucumber can be of vining type or bush type. This cucumber is a bush type, compact cucumber variety

The "Back to Eden" Method of Permaculture Gardening

In our continuing quest to experiment with a multitude of permaculture techniques, this time we decided to construct a Back to Eden style garden bed... and in doing so, also prevented desertification!

Instant Raised Garden Beds by Flipping Sod

Help support our channel: https://www.patreon.com/backtoreality After a long and difficult summer, we're finally ready to give some garden updates. So let's start off with the changes we've been making

How To Grow Potatoes In Containers

Watch this method of growing potatoes and a big harvest - in containers with a well draining potting mix like ProMix HP or a mix of Peat Moss and Perlitte.

How To Grow Okra In Containers

In today's episode we show you how to grow an okra variety called Nombo Giant okra in containers. This okra variety produces giant sized pods and can be easily grown in containers. Growing okra is easy.

3 Ways Cities Can Help Feed The World

3 Ways Cities Can Help Feed The WorldClimate change is underway, and human activities such as urbanisation, industrialisation and food production are key contributors.

What Is The Best Garden Hose For Your Garden?

Find out the best garden hose for your home garden as we review different types of garden hoses and how they perform. From the folding garden hose to the traditional vinyl hose to the next generation

The Dangers Of Your Pet On Pot, Or Even CBD

The Dangers Of Your Pet On Pot, Or Even CBDMy family and I were on vacation in Florida recently and took advantage of a free afternoon to do some gift shopping for local memorabilia – not your ordinary T-shirts and key chains.

Connecting With Earth And Her Gifts

The Importance Of Connecting With Earth And Her GiftsThe opportunity to connect to Earth and her gifts in modern times is often waved away as a childish fantasy or an outdated practice, yet the impact of this disconnect is creating huge problems in our environment and mental health. To those who wave away our connectedness with Earth as a fantasy, I offer you an alternative way to consider these practices.

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