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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Between friends

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Between friends

May is the month when I'd like to be everywhere at once: a thousand miles away to celebrate Mother's Day with my mom, on campus with my daughter for spring recitals, in the garden splitting hostas, out with fellow staffers working on a Habitat for Humanity home.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: JOIN OUR RECIPE CHALLENGE

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JOIN OUR RECIPE CHALLENGE

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Celebrate Spring with Fresh Inspiration from BHG.com!

Page: 16

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Celebrate Spring with Fresh Inspiration from BHG.com!

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Change of Vase

Pages: 19, 20, 22

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Change of Vase

Change of Vase Beautiful blooms in a useful container make a gift that's pretty and practical-- just like Mom.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Best Case Scenario

Pages: 24, 26

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Best Case Scenario

Update your bedding instantly with pillowcases. Turn the page for more dreamy selections-- for as little as $22.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Apricot

Pages: 30, 32

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Apricot

Apricot colors hit the sweet spot. Sun-kissed and cheerful, they fill any room with warmth and light.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Fitting Room

Pages: 35, 36, 37, 38, 40

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Fitting Room

Space-saving function and classic good looks reign in this 735-saqare-foot home.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Sunny Delight

Pages: 43, 44, 45, 46, 48

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Sunny Delight

Jump-start summer. This makeover lets a sparse porch bask in summery hues, using a mix of wicker standards and modern pieces plus affordable decorating tricks.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Double Space

Pages: 49, 50, 52, 55

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Double Space

One small room can function as two with a little planning and savvy storage pieces. Designer Stephen Saint-Onge turns an uninspiring space into a hardworking office by day and welcoming guest room by night.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: FAST FACELIFTS

Page: 56

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FAST FACELIFTS

What's the quickest, easiest way to spark up a room? We asked designers around the country for their best tips.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Photo Ready

Pages: 60, 62, 64

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Photo Ready

Pull your family photographs together into three easy, gallery-worthy displays.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: 1 Sun Country

Pages: 67, 68

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1 Sun Country

Part of a master suite addition to an old home, this bathroom features classic designs-- from the sunlight-soaked freestanding tub to creams wainscoting-- that blend seamlessly with the original architecture.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: 2 Modern Classic

Page: 70

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2 Modern Classic

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: 3 Refreshing Nature

Page: 72

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3 Refreshing Nature

A roomy glass-framed corner shower and a natural palette of materials transform a 5x5-foot bathroom into a relaxing spa retreat.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: What's New for Baths

Pages: 75, 76, 77

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What's New for Baths

Check out these eight product trends for ways to add style and convenience.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Cool Savings

Pages: 78, 80

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Cool Savings

With summers trending hotter and budgets getting tighter, can you keep your cool? Here's how to reduce your home energy bills in the warm-weather months.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Clean Getaway

Pages: 84, 86, 88

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Clean Getaway

Mop up a disorderly cleaning supplies closet with a few easy additions.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Show Stopper

Pages: 90, 92

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Show Stopper

Pretty fabrics, smart storage, and inventive painting create a lovely bedroom for one special girl.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: All-Summer-Color Garden

Page: 96

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All-Summer-Color Garden

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Hummingbird Butterfly Garden

Page: 97

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Hummingbird Butterfly Garden

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: True Blue

Pages: 99, 100, 101, 102, 104

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True Blue

A gardener lets her favorite colors rule in a landscape of blue and white.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Pot Some Pizzazz

Pages: 106, 108, 110, 111, 112

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Pot Some Pizzazz

Follow these container recipes for high-impact garden looks that require less maintenance than flowerbeds.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Perfume in Bloom

Pages: 114, 116, 118, 121

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Perfume in Bloom

A lilac expert shares his secrets for getting the most from these fragrant favorites.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: SPRING FOR SUMMER BULBS

Page: 122

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SPRING FOR SUMMER BULBS

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: ANNUAL BEST BETS

Page: 124

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ANNUAL BEST BETS

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Dial 811 before you start any digging project to have underground utility lines--such as phone, cable, or electricity--marked at no charge...

Page: 124

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Dial 811 before you start any digging project to have underground utility lines--such as phone, cable, or electricity--marked at no charge...

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 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 May 2008 Magazine Article: Border Bling

Pages: 126, 128

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Border Bling

Just five easy-to-grow plants in this garden plan make a big splash in the landscape.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Every Last Drop

Pages: 130, 132, 133, 134

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Every Last Drop

Creating a beautiful, water-wise garden is easier than you think. Just think in 3's.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Spirit of Cinco

Pages: 141, 142, 144, 146

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Spirit of Cinco

On May 5th, the Rallo family celebrates their Mexican culture and heritage with a simple afternoon fiesta. Borrow their ideas for your own high-color, low-stress party.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Get a Handle On It

Pages: 152, 153

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Get a Handle On It

Whether you're hitting the streets or heading to the beach, tote along a tote that's functional and unforgettable.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Saving Time for the Soul

Pages: 162, 164, 165

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Saving Time for the Soul

This busy single mom found the time to do the things that matter most by asking herself big questions.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Curb Spending, Find Cash

Pages: 166, 168

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Curb Spending, Find Cash

Looking to make a major purchase but not sure where to find the money? Our new columnist helps you uncover ways to save $500 to $2,000.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Open Invitation

Pages: 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177

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Open Invitation

A FLORIDA GRANDMOTHER OF SIX FINDS THAT THE BEST-LAID FLOOR PLANS ENTICE FREQUENT VISITS.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Home Stretch

Pages: 178, 179, 180, 181

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Home Stretch

THIS CAREFULLY CRAFTED 900-SQUARE-FOOT ADDITION PERFECTLY SUITS A FAMILY AT WORK OR PLAY.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: Flowers Aflutter

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

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Flowers Aflutter

A FAMILY'S LOVE OF NATURE TAKES FLIGHT IN A SUBURBAN BUTTERFLY GARDEN.

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Better Homes & Gardens May 2008 Magazine Article: I Did It!

Page: 272

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I Did It!

"I turned my garage-- and a lot of the stuff I was storing in it-- into a nice room."

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