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It’s chemistry, not magic: Dan Gill explains how to make your pink hydrangeas turn blue (or vice versa) | Home/Garden

Gardening columnist Dan Gill answers readers’ questions each week. To submit a question, email Gill at [email protected] I have a pink hydrangea and would like to know how to make blue flowers bloom. – Andy Gordon Hydrangeas are exceptional in that the color of their flowers can change depending on the availability of aluminum ions …

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New Psychological Research Teaches Us How To Be Positive Without Being Toxically Positive

A new study explains how people often cross the line with sugary comments on social media. getty A new study published in Applied corpus linguistics addresses the fine line between helpful and potentially hurtful comments on social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram. Psychologist and lead author of the new study, Margo Lecompte-Van Poucke, explains …

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How to make your travel more restful and less stressful

The last time Camille Hoheb went on a wellness vacation, she didn’t set her sights on strenuous hikes, lowering her blood pressure by a few notches, or changing treacherous everyday habits. She brought a sketchbook, no itinerary, and a general desire to find locally popular restaurants rather than chewing through a must-visit list. The two …

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Is your bank helping or hurting the planet? Here’s how to know if it’s greenwashing.

Your bank contributes to climate protection through its lending and other measures. But does your bank have a positive impact on the environment? It can be hard to know. Through their messaging, banks sometimes paint a greener picture of their climate impact than their holdings or other factors suggest, a process known as “greenwashing.” If …

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Planning a big trip for the holidays? How to make sense of travel insurance.

After years of waiting and delaying, many retirees are planning to travel for the holidays and winter months. Booking in advance can be a great way to secure lower prices, but how can you protect your travel investment? Travel insurance is part of the answer and there are several ways to book travel that can …

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How to Simplify Your Life with the 80-20-17-30-5-1-17-0.29-0-6-66 Rule

Hello aspiring minimalists, and welcome to today’s episode of Cut the Crap! – the podcast designed to help you focus on what matters most. Quick question: Do you feel overwhelmed in life and overwhelmed with clutter? Don’t worry! Just follow this elegant, life-saving rule, which consists of eleven sub-rules. 80% Your physical possessions add nothing …

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Indoor facility location studied – Logan City Council

Logan City Mayor Darren Power says it makes sense to build a multipurpose arena at Logan Central which will hopefully tap into Olympic excitement across Australia in 2032. Released: August 16, 2022 Keep sharing Logan City Council has completed a comprehensive study of the best location for a multipurpose indoor facility. While a large indoor …

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