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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Between friends

Page: 14

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Between friends

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Decorating with Quilts

Pages: 25, 26, 30, 32

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Decorating with Quilts

Try our patchwork of ideas for showcasing quilts at the window, wall, and bed-- creating cozy backdrops in every room.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Window Jewelry

Pages: 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 50, 52, 54

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Window Jewelry

Just as the night accessories enhance an outfit, drapery hardware puts the finishing touches on window dressing. Here a peek at what fashionable windows will be wearing this season-- including rods and rings, finals, and tiebacks.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Decorating by the Book

Page: 56

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Decorating by the Book

Looking for down-to-earth, achievable, and affordable decorating advice?

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Pretty Places to Dine

Pages: 58, 60, 62, 64

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Pretty Places to Dine

Gather round the table for good food and lively conversation. And while you're at it, leave plenty of room for sunlight, scenery, and style.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A '60s Kitchen Revived

Pages: 66, 68

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A '60s Kitchen Revived

Homeowner Barbara Otto and kitchen designer Sandra Bird had to gut and rebuild to give this 1960s kitchen the workable layout it needed. While reworking the space, they added tasteful touches with copper, brass, and custom tile.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Cabinet Dress-Up

Pages: 70, 71

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Cabinet Dress-Up

A new cabinet finish is an affordable update, and it may be all your kitchen or bath needs to look young again.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Finding the Right Contractor

Page: 76

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Finding the Right Contractor

Remodeling your home is an exciting endeavor, but as you anxiously await the new and improved, excitement can give way to stress. After all, you're exposing your house to clouds of dust and crowds of workers.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Gift ideas under $40

Pages: 78, 79

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Gift ideas under $40

Last-minute shopping trips are over when you choose these gifts selected especially for the readers of Better Homes and Gardens magazine. Order now and forget about those annoying parking problems at the malls in December.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Home of the Year Plans

Page: 82

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Home of the Year Plans

If this adaptable home design (pages 209 to 220) is right for you, we offer complete blueprints to build your own. If you do not need complete plans at this time, but would like further information, we suggest you order our Study Plan.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Ornaments by the Baker's Dozen

Page: 83

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Ornaments by the Baker's Dozen

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Giving from the Heart

Page: 86

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Giving from the Heart

Each holiday gift you buy from the selections on this page will help homeless children and their families nationwide. Part of the purchase price helps homeless families through The Better Homes Fund, a nonprofit national charity founded in 1988 by Better Homes and Gardens magazine.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: An office can be...

Pages: 92, 94, 96, 98

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An office can be...

One joy of working from home is that you can tailor your office to suit your needs and tastes. If home is where your business is, ponder these planning points.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: You Ought To Be In Pixels

Page: 100

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You Ought To Be In Pixels

The family photo collection has not changed much in the last 100 years. Some of us keep treasured snapshots tucked neatly in albums. Others just toss their pictures into shoe boxes.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A Little Minivan Magic

Pages: 102, 104, 106, 107

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A Little Minivan Magic

The redesigned Odyssey, the biggest Honda ever, offers a disappearing seat and a prediction of five-star safety without side air bags.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: POWERFUL ADVICE

Page: 108

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POWERFUL ADVICE

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Furnace Filter Reminder

Page: 108

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Furnace Filter Reminder

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Burning Issues

Page: 108

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Burning Issues

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Less TV, More Life

Pages: 110, 112

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Less TV, More Life

Last spring, Jeremy Conrad came home from school with disturbing news. Not about a test, but about a seemingly simple assignment from his seventh-grade English teacher at Susan B. Anthony Middle School in Minneapolis. The assignment: Turn off your television for a week and write about the experience.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: When midterms don't meet your terms

Pages: 114, 116, 117

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When midterms don't meet your terms

Any unsatisfactory midterm progress report is your cue to step in and steer your child toward improved performance.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Your Elderly Parents' Safety

Pages: 120, 124

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Your Elderly Parents' Safety

Your parents are getting older, but they don't need assisted living arrangements. So, help them improve the safety of the house they already live in. While you're surveying the common trouble spots in their home, you may find simple ways to improve your own house.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: We've Remodeled Our Web Site

Page: 127

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We've Remodeled Our Web Site

Better Homes and Gardens Online (www.bhglive.com) is sporting a colorful new look.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: The ABCs OF HEPATITIS

Pages: 130, 132, 134

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The ABCs OF HEPATITIS

Hepatitis. The name alone sounds scary enough, but the real fear is that many people don't know enough about the liver ailment to protect themselves from it.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Crafts for All Seasons

Page: 138

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Crafts for All Seasons

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A Second Chance at Life

Pages: 144, 146, 148

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A Second Chance at Life

Cardiac defibrillators are saving people's lives, but not everyone has quick access to them.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Choosing a Garden Window

Page: 158

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Choosing a Garden Window

Windows warm us by inviting sunshine inside, cool us by opening to fresh breezes, and delight us with views beyond our walls. Garden windows push the envelope even further. By replacing a standard window with a garden window, you gain a whole new view and a sense of added space. Window choices vary considerably, so weigh these points before you buy.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: The Well-Shaped Garden

Pages: 160, 162, 166, 168, 170, 172

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The Well-Shaped Garden

Give your yard a shape, and you'll give it a style. The line that separates lawn from planting beds does more than define space: It draws a shape that determines the mood and character of your landscape.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A trooper of a tulip

Page: 174

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A trooper of a tulip

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Your basic vine pole

Page: 174

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Your basic vine pole

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: The bright stuff

Page: 176

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The bright stuff

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: No-troubles bubbles

Page: 178

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No-troubles bubbles

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A bloom in every room

Pages: 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186

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A bloom in every room

Flowers are supposed to be a given. You aren't supposed to have to coax, and wheedle, and beg them out of your houseplants. No such incantations are necessary if you start with the right plants-- potted beauties that pump out posies with ease. Here, then, are the household landscape's magnificent seven. No muss, no fuss, more flowers.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Personality palettes

Pages: 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198

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Personality palettes

Committing to color takes courage. It's like walking into a party in a red dress when everyone else is wearing black. To pull color off with flair, you need to know not only what looks good but what feels good. The same is true with decorating: Picking a palette is part fashion, part psychology. To find your true colors, check out the personality profiles on the following pages, then take our easy color quiz.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Decorating with Remnants of the Past

Pages: 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206

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Decorating with Remnants of the Past

Listen closely when you step into Chris and Lloyd Geggatt's San Diego home and you can almost hear Benny Goodman in the background. The 1940s fabrics, draperies, linens, and doilies that Chris collects, displays, and sells surely hold big-band tunes in their folds, and the cottage swings with the style of a long-ago era.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Home of the Year

Pages: 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 220

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Home of the Year

In the past, homes evolved to accommodate our changing lives. A bedroom served as a nursery, then a playroom for the toddlers. Later, it became a teen's solitary confinement, and, when the brood moved out, the space became a hobby room or home office. But today, the best floor plans don't just change decade to decade to match our life stages.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: A Virtual Feast

Page: 252

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A Virtual Feast

Turn to Better Homes and Gardens Online for help creating your holiday dinners this year. Our "Thanksgiving Survival Guide" offers recipes, helpful tips, and interactive features that create an action plan customized to your needs.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: Nutrition Information

Page: 287

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Nutrition Information

With each recipe, we give important nutrition information. The calorie count of each serving and the amount, in grams, of fat, saturated fat, cholesterol, sodium, carbohydrates, fiber, and protein will help you keep tabs on what you eat.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: BH & G kids

Pages: 295, 296, 298, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 306, 307, 308, 310, 312

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BH & G kids

Soon the stockings will be hung and the cranberries strung. To help you get ready for the holidays, we have a sleigh full of ideas-- windows to decorate, chewy treats to build and eat, and a dozen ornaments to make.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: BH & G The Shopper's Mart

Pages: 314, 315, 317

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BH & G The Shopper's Mart

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

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Better Homes & Gardens November 1998 Magazine Article: The man next door

Page: 320

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The man next door

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