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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Between friends

Page: 10

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Between friends

Every few days now, my husband sends me an e-mail, counting down the days to our summer vacation. As I'm writing this letter, we're 59 days and 1,296 miles away from our favorite North Carolina beach.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: We asked you to describe the one major change you'd love to make in your home. For so many it has to do with creating a place for friends and family

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We asked you to describe the one major change you'd love to make in your home. For so many it has to do with creating a place for friends and family

MY WISH FOR A MAJOR change would be to extend the back of our house so we could enlarge our tiny master bathroom, the main bath, and kitchen. Cooking is my passion. When we all get together, there are 20 of us. We moved into this house three years ago from a home that was one-third the size.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: 10 DAYS OF BEAUTIFUL BOUQUETS

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10 DAYS OF BEAUTIFUL BOUQUETS

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: NEW VIDEO SERIES! PAINT LIKE A PRO

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NEW VIDEO SERIES! PAINT LIKE A PRO

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: BE A STATE FAIR WINNER ...

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BE A STATE FAIR WINNER ...

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Leaf of the Party

Pages: 21, 22, 24

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Leaf of the Party

Set the scene for an outdoor party with accents gathered from your garden.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Out of the Box

Pages: 26, 28

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Out of the Box

A long rectangular family room with a hodgepodge of furniture poses some arranging dilemmas. Designer Laurie Smith tackles this challenge.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: A Shade Better

Pages: 30, 32, 34

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A Shade Better

A Shade Better Give ordinary lampshades a lift with easy add-ons that take less than an hour.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: BEAUTY ON A BUDGET

Pages: 36, 37

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BEAUTY ON A BUDGET

We asked interior designers around the country: What are some interesting ways to decorate your home without blowing the budget?

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Home Grown

Pages: 41, 42, 43, 44, 46, 48

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Home Grown

Home Grown With an innovative floor plan and garden-inspired design, our 2007 Idea Kitchen brings "getaway" spirit to everyday living.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Turn the Tide

Pages: 50, 52, 54

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Turn the Tide

Turn the Tide Casual yet sophisticated, this house shows how you can create a summery feel without pouring on the seashells.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Hobby Central

Pages: 58, 60, 63, 64

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Hobby Central

A spare room becomes a pretty and practical spot for wrapping, scrapping, and sewing. Stock cabinets, pegboard, and smart storage strategies make it work.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: CLASS ACTS

Page: 66

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CLASS ACTS

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: WINDOW SHOPPING

Page: 68

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WINDOW SHOPPING

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: SMOOTH MOVES

Page: 68

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SMOOTH MOVES

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: TEA PARTY

Page: 68

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TEA PARTY

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: STITCHIN' IT

Page: 68

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STITCHIN' IT

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: SLIP SHAPE

Page: 68

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SLIP SHAPE

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Article

Page: 68

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Eat-in Style

Pages: 70, 72, 74, 76

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Eat-in Style

Eat-in Style Comfortable seating and spicy styling make these breakfast nooks as inviting as a corner café.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Shore Thing

Pages: 78, 80, 82

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Shore Thing

An open floor plan, breezy colors, and new deck whip a tumbledown beach shack into ship shape.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Stocking Up On Green

Pages: 86, 88, 90

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Stocking Up On Green

If making your home more eco-friendly is a priority, start with this closet of supplies recommended by "green clean" authority Linda Mason Hunter. "You and your household will be helping to preserve the planet," she says, "even if it's one spritz at a time."

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Gem Packed

Page: 96

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Gem Packed

Tangled bangles and errant earrings tarnish a girl's morning dress-up routine. Tidy up your treasures with pretty storage.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: The Plot Thickens

Pages: 97, 98, 99, 100, 102

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The Plot Thickens

The best of British gardens blooms with wild abandon around a Virginia home. It all started with a page-turner.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Daily Doses

Pages: 104, 106, 107, 108, 109

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Daily Doses

Daily Doses Hardy, adaptable, and rarely bothered by pests-- no wonder daylilies are so popular. Follow out prescription to keep these easy-care perennials blooming their best.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Something Wild

Pages: 110, 112, 114

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Something Wild

The look may hint at native prairie, but this suburban garden is perfectly under control.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Street Smarts

Pages: 116, 118

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Street Smarts

Too close to the street and too dreary on the eyes, this small house gets a spiffy makeover to add drama and privacy.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: SMART WATERING

Page: 120

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SMART WATERING

Make a watering can your favorite tool by choosing and using it wisely.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: VACATION HYDRATION

Page: 123

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VACATION HYDRATION

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: LIGHT WORK

Page: 124

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LIGHT WORK

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: SHOW OFF

Page: 124

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SHOW OFF

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

Page: 125

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THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Succulent Dish

Page: 126

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Succulent Dish

The hottest and driest weather doesn't foil this clever pot filled with succulent plants that love the heat.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Shade Solved

Pages: 130, 132, 134

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Shade Solved

Turn shadowy hollows into showy gardens with our tips on making the most of shade.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Stay Cool

Pages: 139, 140, 142

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Stay Cool

To beat the heat, turn your backyard into a water theme park.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: On the Road Again

Pages: 146, 148, 149, 150, 151

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On the Road Again

Love it or dread it, the family road trip is still the ultimate bonding experience.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Clean Getaway

Pages: 152, 154

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Clean Getaway

For trips long or short, a tidy vehicle keeps your eyes and mind on the road. Try our tips for keeping your car organized.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Give Me Liberty

Pages: 156, 158, 160

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Give Me Liberty

To step out as independent adults, children need to learn to rely on themselves, starting from an early age.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Shoot the breeze

Pages: 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181

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Shoot the breeze

BOSTON PHOTOGRAPHERS AMY AND JOE KELLER KEEP IT LIGHT AND COOL IN THEIR SEASIDE COTTAGE.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Perennial Beauty

Pages: 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187

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Perennial Beauty

A homeowner's zest for gardening spills into her small cottage.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: Pint-size paradise

Pages: 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193

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Pint-size paradise

This tiny garden always seems to have room for one more plant.

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY

Page: 212

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SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: COOKING BANANA

Page: 215

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COOKING BANANA

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: HOT SUMMER NIGHTS

Page: 215

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HOT SUMMER NIGHTS

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Better Homes & Gardens August 2007 Magazine Article: I Did It!

Page: 256

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I Did It!

"I love the State Fair. Where else can you go as an adult and win a ribbon? It makes you feel like a kid."

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