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DIY Garden Revamp

May 8, 2013


The area in front of mine and my neighbour’s doors has been quite dreadful for the last two years — the soil being clay, was reddish with rocks in it and because it was empty it was being used as a dump for tools, branches, cigarette butts, rocks, pegs, and cat droppings. Many cat droppings. It was […]

Why Peppermint Essential Oil?

March 9, 2013


Natural products are effective. They are healthy and safe. They are also cheaper and last longer. Learning about their properties and how to use them is often one of the best changes you can make in your life. Try replacing the poisonous chemicals found in store-bought soap, cleaning products and even toothpaste with baking soda and […]

Grand Opening: company born

September 16, 2012


Finally setting the date for the Grand Opening provided me with a goal to work towards. I would fall asleep and my brain would think of all the details and when I awoke, I would know what to do. Here are some pictures. I tried to capture not only the layout but also the mood. […]

Blessed Tree: before & after

September 16, 2012


My objective in the shop’s design was to come up with something that was aesthetically pleasing and elegant but that was not more impressive than the products themselves. I wanted an old-time class. On the other hand, I had a tight budget with which to work – but as Shaykh Nuh says, that’s when one gets most […]