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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Between friends

Page: 14

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Between friends

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Upstairs, downstairs

Pages: 32, 34, 36, 38

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Upstairs, downstairs

Step up to stylish stairs. Give your risers and treads a lighter, livelier personality using wallpaper and paint leftovers, plus a few basics borrowed from the wood shop.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Flower Arranging Made Easy

Pages: 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 50

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Flower Arranging Made Easy

From Georgia O'Keeffe's dramatic single blooms to Monet's famous water lilies, the beauty of blooms has inspired the brushstrokes of generations of painters. But if your flower arranging skills depend more on strokes of luck than strokes of genius, we've got good news for you. On the following pages we'll reveal some secrets on creating artful arrangements like the rosy gathering, above. We even have a surefire pattern for success that will help you get started.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Frantic Family Syndrome

Page: 52

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Frantic Family Syndrome

THE IDEA SEEMS TO BE THE MORE PLATES (ACTIVITIES AND COMMITMENTS) YOU HAVE IN THE AIR, THE BETTER YOU ARE AS A PARENT.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: The Good News About Our Schools

Pages: 54, 56, 57, 58

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The Good News About Our Schools

"SCHOOL-BASHING IS A POPULAR PASTLME, BUT AMERICANS ARE BEING MISLED. IT'S TIME TO SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT."

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Special-Order Kitchen

Pages: 96, 98, 99, 101, 102, 105

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Special-Order Kitchen

Inspired by their favorite upscale diner, this kitchen's owners capture '30s nostalgia without sacrificing the hardworking amenities of a '90s kitchen.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Echoes from the Past

Page: 106

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Echoes from the Past

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: What's New for Your Hearth

Pages: 108, 109, 110

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What's New for Your Hearth

Fire up! Today's fireplaces aren't always made of brick, don't burn only wood, and should do more than just add visual warmth to a room. Manufacturers are turning up the heat with new designs and fuels that make fireplaces more flexible as both visual elements and heat providers.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Mantelscapes

Page: 114

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Mantelscapes

More than a one-dimensional path for a repetitive parade of objects, the mantel invites exploring both the highs and lows of display space with inspired balance.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: SMART GARDENING

Pages: 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123

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SMART GARDENING

Sometimes the solution is to work, not harder, but smarter. And that's what Smart Gardening is all about. This new occasional feature is where the BH&G garden editors will offer tips and tricks on how to save money, how to get more flowers, how to do less work, and even how to get free plants. Look for future Smart Gardening tips in Gardener's Almanac.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Antique Annual Seed Collection

Page: 125

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Antique Annual Seed Collection

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Antique annuals

Pages: 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136

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Antique annuals

The charming and reliable flowers grown by our ancestors live on today in Marilyn Barlow's gardens, offering a generous show of bloom from spring through fall, and casting their seeds around them to guarantee new plants every spring. In Marilyn's garden, past is present.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: EDITOR'S CHOICE

Page: 126

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: TEST garden TIP

Page: 126

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TEST garden TIP

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Looking Good

Page: 126

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Looking Good

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: BLUE-RIBBON baths

Pages: 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144

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BLUE-RIBBON baths

"It's our favorite room in the whole house." That's the kind of rave review your bathroom will draw if it boasts prize-worthy features like those we're showcasing here. Is space for full-service bathrooms at a premium in your house? No problem. Blue-ribbon baths don't need lots of room; just a good dose of inspiration and ingenuity.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Making room for work friends and family

Pages: 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158

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Making room for work friends and family

As our needs change so do our homes. Walls come down and walls go up as houses are reshaped to make room for our ever-evolving social and work circumstances. Maybe it's time to launch a home-based business.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: All my children

Pages: 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171

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All my children

Not content to defer decorating gratification until the kids-- or funds for a down payment-- were raised, Tirzah and Dirk Wanlass have come up with some stylish strategies for turning a tiny, rented place into a cozy, hands-on home for Lacey Ellen, Shane, and newborn Luke. Help yourself to their easy ideas.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: New Turns With Old Knobs

Pages: 174, 175

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New Turns With Old Knobs

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Sofa Make-over

Page: 180

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Sofa Make-over

Don't rush to replace a sofa that's worse for wear. With a little strategic styling, you can obtain a brand-new look and years of use for less than the cost of reupholstering or slipcovering.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Nutrition information

Page: 216

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Nutrition information

With each recipe, we give important nutrition facts. You'll find the calorie count of each serving and the amount, in grams, of fat, saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium, carbohydrate, fiber, and protein. You can also check the levels of vitamins A and C, calcium, and iron in each recipe serving.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Gooey Stuff

Pages: 226, 228, 230, 232, 234

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Gooey Stuff

Face it, life's messy. Why not make the most of it? The ideas in this month's BH&G Kids™ are guaranteed to smudge smear, glob, and goo. No wonder they're so much fun.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: CLEANING THE AIR

Page: 240

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CLEANING THE AIR

Dust, pollen, mold and other indoor air pollutants are becoming endangered species, of a sort, with all the air-cleaning devices and filters now available. Here are a few new entries:

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: HEALTHY BABIES

Page: 240

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HEALTHY BABIES

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: DO YOU KNOW?

Page: 240

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DO YOU KNOW?

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: Auto update

Page: 242

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Auto update

coat of many colors As paint technology evolves, so will our color choices. We already have vehicle colors that change or "flop" with different light levels. A car that is rose in daylight turns to a deep iris at night. A pearlescent white may even glow softly at night, absorbing and reflecting the moonlight or other available light. Paint suppliers already blend mica and aluminum particles to obtain a metallic look. On one Mustang model, Ford offers a color that includes a prismatic powder

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: The Shopper's Mart

Pages: 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253

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The Shopper's Mart

Discover the ease and pleasure of shopping by mail. Order from the convenience of your own home with complete confidence.

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Better Homes & Gardens March 1996 Magazine Article: The man next door

Page: 254

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The man next door

Aunt Opal says listening to gossip can be like eating cotton candy. It may go down easily, but sometimes it causes a stomachache.

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