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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: A GREAT GIFT IDEA

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A GREAT GIFT IDEA

Every year in this holiday season, I have a problem I'm sure we all share. I start worrying about those people on my Christmas list who are "impossible." I don't know what they want or need, and I'm certain that whatever it is, they probably already have it.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: DOMESTICATING YOUR 'WILD' ONE

Page: 25

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DOMESTICATING YOUR 'WILD' ONE

Your toddler, who's into everything, seems to be running the show at your house. Of course toddlers need to explore, but not at the expense of your sanity. Here are some tips for restoring the peace.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: EARTH NEEDS 'RELEAF'

Page: 28

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EARTH NEEDS 'RELEAF'

How Do YOU Spell Relief for the Air We Breathe?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: TYPE-A TOTS

Pages: 36, 39

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TYPE-A TOTS

All parents want their children to succeed. That's only natural. And so is wanting to give your child every advantage. But faster, better, sooner isn't always best for kids, say experts, and some children are paying the price.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: THE TROUBLE WITH STEROIDS

Page: 42

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THE TROUBLE WITH STEROIDS

Top athletes aren't the only ones swallowing drugs to enhance their muscles; high school students have discovered steroids as a way to improve athletic performance and physical appearance. What users overlook are the real dangers of the drugs.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: EXERCISE AND SELF-ESTEEM

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EXERCISE AND SELF-ESTEEM

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: HOW MANY TICKS IN THE TICKER?

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HOW MANY TICKS IN THE TICKER?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: IN THE PINK

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IN THE PINK

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: FAMILY TIES TO FITNESS

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FAMILY TIES TO FITNESS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: UP STAIRS, DOWN STAIRS

Page: 44

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UP STAIRS, DOWN STAIRS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SAUNA SAFETY

Page: 44

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SAUNA SAFETY

Saunas, hot tubs, and steam rooms are great places to relax, but if you're using them as part of a weight-loss system, watch out.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: RX FOR SAFE CRAFTING

Page: 46

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RX FOR SAFE CRAFTING

As you handcraft gifts for the holidays, keep safety in mind-- first and second. Take care that you're protected while working, and, at the same time, that your creations will be safe for the people who will be using them.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: THE TIES THAT HEAL

Pages: 48, 50, 51

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THE TIES THAT HEAL

The ties that bind you to family and friends are a powerful force for physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Here's how to put the latest research to work in your own family.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: HAPPY HOLIDAYS FOR YOUR TEETH

Page: 52

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS FOR YOUR TEETH

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SURGERY: LOOK FOR VOLUME

Page: 52

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SURGERY: LOOK FOR VOLUME

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: COSMETIC CHANGES?

Page: 52

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COSMETIC CHANGES?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: ASPIRIN AND KIDS: A WARNING

Pages: 54, 55

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ASPIRIN AND KIDS: A WARNING

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: KIDS SHORT-CHANGED WHEN IT COMES TO MEDICINE

Page: 54

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KIDS SHORT-CHANGED WHEN IT COMES TO MEDICINE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: TEENS IGNORE AIDS WARNINGS

Pages: 55, 56

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TEENS IGNORE AIDS WARNINGS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: FUNGUS GETS KIDS' DANDER UP

Page: 55

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FUNGUS GETS KIDS' DANDER UP

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: NEW LIFE FOR OLD EYEGLASSES

Pages: 56, 57

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NEW LIFE FOR OLD EYEGLASSES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: WOOD-HEATING WORRIES

Page: 56

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WOOD-HEATING WORRIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: INFANT ALERT: BUTTON BATTERIES

Page: 56

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INFANT ALERT: BUTTON BATTERIES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: NEW BREAST EXAM GUIDELINES

Page: 57

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NEW BREAST EXAM GUIDELINES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: CLEARING THE CONFUSION

Page: 57

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CLEARING THE CONFUSION

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: HOME STYLE BLACK AND WHITE AND RED-Y TO WRAP

Pages: 59, 60

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HOME STYLE BLACK AND WHITE AND RED-Y TO WRAP

Does the myriad of Christmas gift ideas have you seeing one big gray blur? Look to crisp black and white to define your choices. Here are a few of our favorites.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: WIDE-OPEN KITCHEN REDO

Pages: 66, 68

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WIDE-OPEN KITCHEN REDO

Your kitchen could be right on target-- for the needs of a bygone era! Andrea and Craig LaBarge's update of their 1925 kitchen may spark some ideas on how to get the '90s style you need and want.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: FIVE GREAT LOOKS FROM FIVE GREAT GALLERIES

Pages: 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83

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FIVE GREAT LOOKS FROM FIVE GREAT GALLERIES

The new way to shop for furniture ETHAN ALLEN THE LANE COMPANY DREXEL-HERITAGE PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE THOMASVILLE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SMALL SPACE BATHS

Pages: 87, 88, 90

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SMALL SPACE BATHS

These three minibaths live big by making every inch count. A deft blend of line and light lends big-bath glamour-- a formula that works for any small bath!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SHOCK BLOCKERS

Page: 92

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SHOCK BLOCKERS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SWING-DOWN CLOTHES RACK

Page: 97

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SWING-DOWN CLOTHES RACK

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: DOWNDRAFT COOKTOPS

Page: 101

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DOWNDRAFT COOKTOPS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: GARDENER'S ALMANAC

Page: 102

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GARDENER'S ALMANAC

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: FLOWERING HOUSEPLANTS

Pages: 119, 121, 123

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FLOWERING HOUSEPLANTS

FLOWERING HOUSEPLANTS HOW TO KEEP THEM BLOOMING

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: GIFTS FOR GROWING WORKSHOPS PRESENTS TO DELIGHT ANY HANDYPERSON

Page: 125

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GIFTS FOR GROWING WORKSHOPS PRESENTS TO DELIGHT ANY HANDYPERSON

For that helpful home handyperson on your gift list, here are some useful home shop tools that won't blow your budget.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: LINGO TO LEARN

Pages: 126, 127

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LINGO TO LEARN

The fascia's connected to the rafters... Sound familiar? If not, and you're planning to build or remodel for the first time, here's a list of components used in building a frame and foundation.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: 25 LAST-MINUTE GIFTS TO CRAFT

Pages: 129, 132, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139

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25 LAST-MINUTE GIFTS TO CRAFT

Feeling the Christmas crunch? Count down the days by whipping up these eye-popping, easy-on-the-budget presents to fill the blank spaces on your gift-giving list. It's a sure way to solve those what-to-get-for-Uncle-Joe woes!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: MAKING MEALTIME FAMILY TIME

Page: 178

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MAKING MEALTIME FAMILY TIME

Mealtime: the best of times in the busiest of times. It's a time to share good food and family togetherness. But, in these activity-filled days, preserving this family time calls for a conscious effort. And I understand that firsthand.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: AFFORDABLE FOUR-DOORS

Pages: 187, 188, 191

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AFFORDABLE FOUR-DOORS

When it comes to basic transportation, the four-door sedan is still the American family's favorite. For first-time buyers seeking a suitable, smaller sedan at a modest price, today's choices among Affordable Four-Doors are greater than ever before.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: SETTING THE HOLIDAY TABLE

Pages: 192, 194

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SETTING THE HOLIDAY TABLE

Set more than the table this holiday season-- set the stage. Take a cue from your dishes and create a dramatic mood for good eating, happy moments, and warm memories shared with friends.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: HOMELESS FAMILIES IN AMERICA

Pages: 199, 201, 202

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HOMELESS FAMILIES IN AMERICA

"Families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population," explains Better Homes and Gardens Editor in Chief David Jordan, "and one-half the kids are under age 6. As the country's leading home and family magazine, we couldn't stand by and let these families founder."

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: HOW TO ORDER

Pages: 202, 204, 205

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HOW TO ORDER

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: GETTING A SECOND PET

Pages: 206, 208

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GETTING A SECOND PET

Millions of American households successfully blend two or more pets. You can have your dog wagging its tail and your cat purring within a week or two, if you follow these guidelines.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: AMERICA'S CARIBBEAN

Pages: 211, 212, 214, 216, 218, 219, 220

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AMERICA'S CARIBBEAN

Welcome to another day in America's Caribbean. Your forecast: a balmy 86 degrees, cooling trade winds, and water as clear as crystal. Just over 1,000 miles south of Florida, each of the four major islands is unique. Beautiful, jungly Puerto Rico vibrates with a Latin beat. St. Croix's country roads wander past ruined sugar mills and centuries-old villages.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1989 Magazine Article: Shopping editor's choice

Pages: 222, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229

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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 1989 Magazine Article: THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Page: 230

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THE MAN NEXT DOOR

Neighbor Bob Lewis thinks he's figured out to the exact minute when any repairman will arrive to fix something: It's either five minutes after Bob has left on an errand, or five minutes before he gets back.

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