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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: EDITOR'S LETTER

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EDITOR'S LETTER

I recently saw a cartoon in which one woman was saying to another, "If they can send one man to the moon, why can't they send all of them?"

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MAIL-ORDER FOODS

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MAIL-ORDER FOODS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: PUMPKIN PIE OR PECAN PIE?

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PUMPKIN PIE OR PECAN PIE?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: TRIM YOUR TREE WITH COOKIES

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TRIM YOUR TREE WITH COOKIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: QUICK NACHOS

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QUICK NACHOS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE SEASON'S HOTTEST FOODS

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THE SEASON'S HOTTEST FOODS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: HOT SPINACH DIP

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HOT SPINACH DIP

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: COOKIE GADGETS

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COOKIE GADGETS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: GOURMET GRAB BAGS

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GOURMET GRAB BAGS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: TURKEY OR HAM DINNER?

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TURKEY OR HAM DINNER?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MAKE PERFECT COOKIES

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MAKE PERFECT COOKIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: DO-IT-YOURSELF FOOD BASKETS

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DO-IT-YOURSELF FOOD BASKETS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MAKE PERFECT CANDY

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MAKE PERFECT CANDY

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MOCHA FONDUE

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MOCHA FONDUE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: LEAVES, FLOWERS, AND BERRIES

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LEAVES, FLOWERS, AND BERRIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: BRANDIED EGGNOG OR WASSAIL?

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BRANDIED EGGNOG OR WASSAIL?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: AFFORDABLE REDECORATING THREE ROOM REDOS--ON A BUDGET!

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AFFORDABLE REDECORATING THREE ROOM REDOS--ON A BUDGET!

Has your den or family room had it? Here's help. Start with a slipcover for that aging sofa (you know-- the one with the kid-worn fabric and dog-chewed trim). Bright accents-- fun and budget priced-- complete the job.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: WET/DRY SHAVER

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WET/DRY SHAVER

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: TEA FOR TWO, FAST

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TEA FOR TWO, FAST

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: GYMBOREE PLAY PRODUCTS

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GYMBOREE PLAY PRODUCTS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: ULTIMATE SALT AND PEPPER MILL

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ULTIMATE SALT AND PEPPER MILL

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: AIR STATION

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AIR STATION

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: ANYWHERE GARDEN

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ANYWHERE GARDEN

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: CALCULATOR RULER

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CALCULATOR RULER

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: NEWS FROM ANYWHERE

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NEWS FROM ANYWHERE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE NEW-AGE FAMILY CARS

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THE NEW-AGE FAMILY CARS

A former editor of Motor Trend, auto expert Mike Knepper selects six of the best in an all-new generation of family cars.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: LOW-COST LIFE INSURANCE

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LOW-COST LIFE INSURANCE

Term life is the least expensive insurance protection available these days-- a boon, especially for young families facing lots of expenses in the years to come. But term insurance premiums vary considerably, even among companies that provide the same basic coverage.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: FEED THE BIRDS DINNER ON THE FLY

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FEED THE BIRDS DINNER ON THE FLY

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: POT SOME SPRING BULBS

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POT SOME SPRING BULBS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: NEW AND IMPROVED HOUSEPLANT

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NEW AND IMPROVED HOUSEPLANT

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: READER MAILBOX

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READER MAILBOX

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: WHAT TO DO WHEN HEALTH INSURANCE WON'T PAY

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WHAT TO DO WHEN HEALTH INSURANCE WON'T PAY

In 1986, Medicare was denying home health care claims at three times the 1983 rate. Private insurers are following the trend, according to experts, although exact figures are hard to amass.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MAKE YOURSELF DELI WISE

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MAKE YOURSELF DELI WISE

The National Cancer Institute recommends that you include several servings of beta carotene-rich foods each day. Why? Some research suggests that beta carotene, which your body converts to vitamin A, may protect against cancers of the esophagus, larynx, lung, and bladder.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: HOW TO SURVIVE THE STRESS POINTS IN YOUR MARRIAGE

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HOW TO SURVIVE THE STRESS POINTS IN YOUR MARRIAGE

Some couples seem to hum along for years without troubles, but most of us eventually face a stern test of our "for better or for worse" vows. Why do some couples sail through these troubled waters safely, while other marriages sink?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: BAKING CUTOUT COOKIES

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BAKING CUTOUT COOKIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: MAILING CHRISTMAS GOODIES

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MAILING CHRISTMAS GOODIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: ORGANIZE CUPPED RECIPES

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ORGANIZE CUPPED RECIPES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: YEAR-END TAX STRATEGIES

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YEAR-END TAX STRATEGIES

The 1986 tax law threw a monkey wrench into many time-tested tax strategies, including year-end maneuvers. Still, you may be able to shave your tax bill by acting before January.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: LOOK WHAT KIDS CAN KNIT!

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LOOK WHAT KIDS CAN KNIT!

Introduce your kids to the fun of knitting with these easy-to-master squares. Once they know the basic stitch, the sky's the limit.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: COACHING FOR SAT TESTS

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COACHING FOR SAT TESTS

When the proctor said, "Go," I opened my SAT test booklet. My stomach lurched. But I remembered my edge over other students in the room: I'd had some of the best SAT coaching in the country; they were going in cold.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: HOW TO GET THE KIDS TO GO TO BED AND STAY THERE

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HOW TO GET THE KIDS TO GO TO BED AND STAY THERE

When our firstborn, Eric, made his triumphant entrance into the world 18 years ago, he was welcomed by two anxious parents who picked him up every time he cried, day or night.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: PORTABLE HEATER SAFETY

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PORTABLE HEATER SAFETY

Use caution when buying and operating a space heater. Be sure your heater is in good condition and has all the essential safety features-- and keep it away from combustible materials.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: FROM BLAND TO GRAND

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FROM BLAND TO GRAND

Don't let a square bedroom box you into a ho-hum decorating scheme. Round out the room's character by taking these steps:

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: BATHROOM BUMP-OUT

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BATHROOM BUMP-OUT

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: GET YOUR LIFE ORGANIZED!

Pages: 118, 120, 122, 124

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GET YOUR LIFE ORGANIZED!

Before you can put things in their place, you have to make a place for your things. Here are eight ways to clear out clutter.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTEST WINNERS

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THE BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTEST WINNERS

Congratulations to more than 100 winners-- and to the thousands of homeowners who entered our contest. The quality of your work exhilarated and inspired us.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE SEASON'S BEST GIFT PLANTS

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THE SEASON'S BEST GIFT PLANTS

Surprise the gardeners on your holiday shopping list with an indoor plant to grow and enjoy all winter long. Here's our pick of some of the best mail-order varieties available.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: HOLIDAY ACCENTS BY THE BOWLFUL

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HOLIDAY ACCENTS BY THE BOWLFUL

Hold everything! Put your bowls to work this season as eye-catching holiday attractions. Stuff them with anything from shiny bells to clove-studded fruits-- there's no limit to ways of showing the Christmas spirit!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE NEW VIDEO CAMCORDERS

Pages: 200, 203

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THE NEW VIDEO CAMCORDERS

Creating home movies 1980s style-- on videocassette-- has become child's play, whatever the age of the photographer.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: ARCHITECTURAL ACCENTS

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ARCHITECTURAL ACCENTS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: STORAGE THAT STACKS UP

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STORAGE THAT STACKS UP

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE BEST CROSS-COUNTRY SKI HAVENS

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THE BEST CROSS-COUNTRY SKI HAVENS

Try cross-country skiing this winter and you'll be enthusiasts for life. Whether your family follows a trail in a ski resort or explores the backwoods of a national park, this sport offers adventure and fun.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: BIRD-WATCHING BASICS

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BIRD-WATCHING BASICS

In the depths of the forest, beautiful, flutelike notes resound from a winged singer. Wouldn't it be fun to know what bird that is?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: HARDWOOD FLOOR CARE

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HARDWOOD FLOOR CARE

Go ahead and walk all over them, but if you want your hardwood floors to retain their glorious glow, it's important to care for them properly. Here are some basic cleaning tips and quick first-aid facts to help you keep your planks protected and polished for years to come.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: FINE FEATHERED FRIENDS

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FINE FEATHERED FRIENDS

Birds make great family pets, especially if space is at a premium in your home or a family member suffers from a fur allergy. These species are inexpensive, hardy, easy to care for, and gentle with children.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: PICTURE YOUR PET IN Better Homes and Gardens

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PICTURE YOUR PET IN Better Homes and Gardens

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: SPECIAL ANIMALS, SPECIAL CARE

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SPECIAL ANIMALS, SPECIAL CARE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: GROOMING TIPS

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GROOMING TIPS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: ALLERGIC TO PETS?

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ALLERGIC TO PETS?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

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Shopping editor's choice

Discover the ease and pleasure of shopping by mail. Order from the convenience of your own home with complete confidence. If not delighted, each company will happily refund your money.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1987 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

I guess we Hillises must set a pretty good table. More than one robin has forsaken its winter vacation for our well-stocked feeder.

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