Plant Lovers Unite! Here’s How You Should Be Taking Care Of Your Plants

Bella Breakdown I was very hesitant to jump on the house plant bandwagon, and I honestly wasn’t sure I really needed a room full of plants to make me feel better. I like the look of plants; I like cute little succulents, but do I really need them? The answer is yes. Oh my goodness, the difference a couple of little plants can make is enormous. Besides the fact that they simply make you happy, they can benefit things like air quality. But if you’re not a natural green thumb, plant care can be daunting. Stick to these tricks...

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Cute And Creative Easter Baskets For The Family

Bella Breakdown One of the biggest traditions for Easter is getting an Easter basket full of goodies from the Easter bunny. The traditional basket is getting an upgrade with these creative and cute Easter gift ideas. April may bring spring showers and everyone could use a new umbrella that also makes for a great Easter basket alternative. Simply open the umbrella and place it on the ground with the handle at a diagonal angle. This option is great for bigger gifts including coloring books, toys, candy, or clothes. am I 21? yes. did I just get an Easter basket...

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DIY Home Hacks To Improve The Value Of Your House

Bella Breakdown Home improvement projects can be a lot of work but can literally pay off by improving your property value. These easy DIY home projects can improve the value of your home and make the most of your space. Soft Window Furnishings Heavy curtains can make a room with smaller windows feel claustrophobic and smaller, heavy curtains are made for large windows with high ceilings. Contemporary window furnishings such as Roman and Venetian blinds take up less space for a modern upgrade for any room. Pressure Wash The Patio The patio can get dirty with weather debris and...

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Simple Spiced Apple Pie Punch For Cold Weather Festivities

Bella Breakdown Spiced Apple Pie Punch Tis the season for apple cider and an easy cocktail recipe for hosting family and friends. This simple recipe for Spiced Apple Pie Punch is perfect for keeping warm during the cold weather. Print Recipe Pin Recipe Prep Time 20 minsCook Time 1 hr 40 minsTotal Time 2 hrs Course DrinksCuisine American Servings 8 DrinksCalories 1360 kcal EquipmentLarge SaucepanStrainer or Cheese ClothPitcher Ingredients  1 large Apple (recommended - Macintosh, Red Delicious, or Fuji)1/2 gallon Apple Cider (1 bottle)8 raw Cinnamon Sticks2 cups Orange Juice20 whole Cloves (optional, use cloves less for less intense flavor) Instructions Pour orange juice, cider, cinnamon sticks, and cloves into the large...

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Making The Most Of Your Space With Vertical Gardening

Bella Breakdown Planting a garden might seem to require more space leaving some with smaller spaces feeling like they don’t have enough room for a garden. Instead of looking around for additional space try looking up and utilize vertical gardening. Vertical gardening is a great solution to a space problem if present in smaller spaces but this gardening method utilizes the most of a small space. This gardening method can be utilized indoors or outdoors with a variety of plants, flowers, herbs, and more. A simple way to start a vertical garden is by using a trellis or a...

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