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If you’ve got high blood pressure, I’ve got one word for you:


They’re tiny citrus fruits – about the size of large olives – that resemble mini-oranges. And according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, research shows that people who ate kumquats just three times a day saw their blood pressure drop an average of four points. 30 more words

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Juice Up Your Juicing Routine With These Great Tips

Juicing has many health benefits and is an easy way to get your kids nutrients that they would not get otherwise. The tips that are provided below will help guide you toward fun and interesting ways to make delicious juice drinks that you and your family are sure to love. 281 more words


Lemon tree is still alive, just...

Remember this lemon tree that was almost wiped out during our much colder than normal winter? Well, this is what happened a few days after the big freeze. 38 more words


Toasting a Half Century

I’ve been away a while. Well, we were planning this vacation-of-a-lifetime, a six-week holiday in another part of the world! How many people can manage that today! 797 more words

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Citrus Tree Care - Lime paint (2 of 2)

Painting the trees with slaked lime and copper sulphate takes time. I have to paint the trunk, from the dirt level, right up to the canopy. 280 more words


Citrus Tree Care - Lime paint (1 of 2)

Continuing on with the repair and care programme for our citrus trees… this year it’s time to ‘paint’ the trees! Now before you start commenting on how daft that sounds, allow me to explain. 317 more words