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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: 1716 LOCUST

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1716 LOCUST

We've built the best new home in America and thousands of you had a hand in it. When you answered our Better Home Better Living survey last year, you helped us draft the design criteria for our Better Home Better Living house. With this house, we wrapped your top needs and wants into one innovative and beautiful package.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: MAKE YOUR THANKSGIVING DINNER A SUCCESS!

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MAKE YOUR THANKSGIVING DINNER A SUCCESS!

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: THANKSGIVING DÉCOR

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THANKSGIVING DÉCOR

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: CUSTOMER SERVICE ON BHG.COM

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CUSTOMER SERVICE ON BHG.COM

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Visit our Web site

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Visit our Web site

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Setting a place for memories

Pages: 25, 26, 28, 30, 32

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Setting a place for memories

Some families gather in the same beloved dining room every Thanksgiving, celebrating the holiday with recipes that have become rituals. Mike and Connie Miller, who have moved eight times in 20 years of marriage, found a different kind of tradition for their family of five.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: A New Tradition to Cherish

Pages: 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48

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A New Tradition to Cherish

On Thanksgiving morning at Isabelle and Charley Carroll's coastal Virginia home, the crisp air carries a hint of salt from the tidal creek behind the house, mingling with the aroma of breakfast. Indoors, there's cooking and commotion; everyone is talking and laughing and planning the day.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Natural Wonders

Pages: 52, 54, 56, 58, 60

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Natural Wonders

This month, take a naturalist approach to your home and create a miniature museum of found curiosities and stylish accents.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: To Grandma's house we go

Pages: 62, 64, 66, 68, 70

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To Grandma's house we go

Whether you're traveling over the river, through the woods, or along the freeway, going home to count your blessings is one reason why

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: A CUE FROM THE SEA

Pages: 80, 83, 84, 86, 88

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A CUE FROM THE SEA

Subtle nautical details, smart storage, and inviting landscaping transform a lackluster Connecticut home into a cozy seaside cottage.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Embracing life--and pattern

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Embracing life--and pattern

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: KITCHEN ALFRESCO

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KITCHEN ALFRESCO

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: It's a plaid, plaid world

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It's a plaid, plaid world

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Clever guest rooms

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Clever guest rooms

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: THE WRIGHT LOOK FOR THE TIMES

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THE WRIGHT LOOK FOR THE TIMES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Street Smarts

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Street Smarts

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: CUSTOM ON CALL

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CUSTOM ON CALL

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Power in Numbers

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Power in Numbers

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: QUICK-CHANGE ARTIST

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QUICK-CHANGE ARTIST

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Innovations

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Innovations

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: WINTER IN BLOOM

Page: 104

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WINTER IN BLOOM

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: ROOM FOR PRIZE FINDS

Pages: 106, 108, 110, 112, 113

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ROOM FOR PRIZE FINDS

Careful editing and an eye for detail make this 250-square-foot apartment owned by a California designer feel lively and sumptuous.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: GREEN PEACE AND QUIET

Pages: 114, 116, 117, 118

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GREEN PEACE AND QUIET

A couple builds their dream place-- a comfy retreat outside Austin, Texas-- that lets them feel good about their home's efficiency and sustainability.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: RURAL ROOTS MEET URBAN STYLE

Pages: 122, 124, 126

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RURAL ROOTS MEET URBAN STYLE

Nuances of the Heartland in this cozy urban condo are proof that this city dweller remains true to his country roots.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: A GARDEN ON THE WILD SIDE

Pages: 128, 130, 132, 134

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A GARDEN ON THE WILD SIDE

When New Yorkers started gardening at their remote country home, they took their cues from the forest surrounding them.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: SERENITY MEETS SURPRISE

Pages: 136, 138, 140

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SERENITY MEETS SURPRISE

Asian landscape style and rugged natural elements are skillfully combined in a Seattle garden full of unexpected delights.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: HARMONY TIMES THREE

Page: 145

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HARMONY TIMES THREE

A blend of ingenuity and craftsmanship, this fireplace hits a graceful note with an intriguing mix of wood, marble, and concrete.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Add Warmth with Copper

Page: 146

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Add Warmth with Copper

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: STYLISH STOPPERS

Page: 146

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STYLISH STOPPERS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Scoop Up Dessert

Page: 148

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Scoop Up Dessert

Large and substantial with a deep oval well, this old-fashioned server is perfect for scooping any type of fruit or composed salad from a large bowl. Combine it with a cold-meat for kand you have a salad set as well. And berry spoons are handy for any dish requiring a generous scoop or a dollop.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: FROZEN GRAPES

Page: 150

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FROZEN GRAPES

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Pass the Salt & Pepper

Page: 150

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Pass the Salt & Pepper

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Spirit of the Heartland

Page: 150

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Spirit of the Heartland

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Morning After Thanksgiving

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Morning After Thanksgiving

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Best Friends and Brownies

Page: 152

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Best Friends and Brownies

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: KEEPING new promises

Pages: 154, 156, 158

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KEEPING new promises

In the final installment of our Resolutions series, find out if one family met their goals, and learn new strategies to fulfill your own.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Virtual family reunions

Pages: 162, 164, 166, 169

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Virtual family reunions

Bring distant relatives closer to home with simple-to-use devices and Web services that let you share pictures, video, and stories instantly.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: FAVORITE family rituals

Pages: 170, 172, 174

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FAVORITE family rituals

Every family has its own fun and unusual traditions. Celebrate yours-- or adopt new ones-- as you head into the new year.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: SOUP-ER SPOONS

Page: 176

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SOUP-ER SPOONS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: FRUIT GIFT BOX

Page: 176

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FRUIT GIFT BOX

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: FIGHTING teen abuse

Pages: 178, 180, 181

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FIGHTING teen abuse

When young love turns destructive, parents can make a difference. These strategies protect abused teens while reinforcing their confidence.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Sharpen their senses

Pages: 182, 184, 186

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Sharpen their senses

Engage your child's sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch by staging a five-event "Sensory Olympics." You'll activate their sense of wonder too.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: A HOME FOR ALL STAGES

Pages: 190, 192, 195

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A HOME FOR ALL STAGES

For our Better Home Better Living House, we wanted an innovative floor plan that could flex with your evolving lifestyle. Here's how we made it happen.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: A COMMUNITY FOR LIFE

Pages: 196, 198

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A COMMUNITY FOR LIFE

Welcome to the neighborhood! Just like our Better Home Better Living house, Atlanta's Vickery community is designed with quality of life in mind.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: Better Homes and Gardens Prentsents the BETTER HOME BETTER LIVING HOUSE

Pages: 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226

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Better Homes and Gardens Prentsents the BETTER HOME BETTER LIVING HOUSE

We've built the best new home in America. It lives, works, and plays as hard as you do.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: PASTRY ESSENTIALS

Page: 252

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PASTRY ESSENTIALS

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: MITTEN MEN

Page: 273

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MITTEN MEN

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: NUTRITION INFORMATION

Page: 280

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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 2005 Magazine Article: BETTER HOME BETTER LIVING HOUSE SPONSORS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Pages: 312, 313, 314, 316

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BETTER HOME BETTER LIVING HOUSE SPONSORS AND CONTRIBUTORS

A host of companies provided innovative products and smart design to help us build the Better Home Better Living house shown on pages 203-226. On the following pages, you'll find an exhaustive listing of the resources we used to give our house the latest in comfort and convenience.

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Better Homes & Gardens November 2005 Magazine Article: COMPANY coming

Page: 320

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COMPANY coming

The welcome that company gets in our house isn't always as smooth as we'd like. We're nervous, we can't get the coat hangers in the sleeves, the lid on the olive jar refuses to budge. We fret and we wonder: Was there ever a time when families entertained more graciously, when they effortlessly gathered friends for fierce yet friendly games of bridge and to watch plays put on by the kids?

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