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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: A month of music

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A month of music

4 lone stars Hear 130 bands in three days at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Texas Oct. 2-4 Can't make it to Austin? Listen in at aclfestival.Com

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: BETWEEN FRIENDS

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BETWEEN FRIENDS

Last October, when my whole family was home for a weekend, I bought five fat pumpkins for carving jack-o'-lanterns on the deck. We started late in the afternoon, and by the time it got dark we had five glowing reminders of our individuality.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Q: What's your favorite October celebration?

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Q: What's your favorite October celebration?

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: $5,000 Great Pumpkin Giveaway

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$5,000 Great Pumpkin Giveaway

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Color Cruise

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Color Cruise

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Things to do this month...

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Things to do this month...

Want to know who to credit for your quirky traits? Interview your relatives, says Maira Liriano, genealogy specialist for the NYC Public Library. "Stories about people's lives offer clues as to who you are," she says.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: How should I clean and store patio

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Qa: How should I clean and store patio

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Good fun

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Good fun

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Beware!

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Beware!

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Blogged...

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Blogged...

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: IN THE GLASS

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IN THE GLASS

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: 5 popular adult Halloween costumes

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5 popular adult Halloween costumes

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Good deed

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Good deed

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Good read

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Good read

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: $9.50 Tea Party for One

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$9.50 Tea Party for One

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Light Read

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Light Read

Electronic readers weigh in at a mere 10 ounces, but they do some heavy lifting, storing up to 1,100 pounds of printed material.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Loose Leaf

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Loose Leaf

Take a walk around the woods or a stroll around the block, then give your finds places of honor all around the house.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Paint Permit

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Paint Permit

A little confidence went a long way for one woman, who used bold strokes of color to turn her family's rental into a home.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Cozy Orange

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Cozy Orange

Cozy Orange holds rooms in a warm embrace. This season, dial down the brightness to a ruddier shade.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Suite Retreat

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Suite Retreat

It's a common problem: How to make a spacious master bedroom an inviting and usable getaway? Designer Elaine Griffin turns this austere room into a grown-up sanctuary.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Camped Out

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Camped Out

A 275-square-foot screen porch gives a young family an at-homes retreat where they savor crisp fall days.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Big Chill

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Big Chill

Easy meals, tasty seasonal produce, and budget-saving leftovers await you in a super-organized freezer.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: House Calls with Stephen Saint-Onge

Pages: 82, 84, 85

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House Calls with Stephen Saint-Onge

In this by-mail makeover, Stephen shows that a sketch and a plan can give you the confidence to transform your own space.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: House-Wise with Danny Lipford

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House-Wise with Danny Lipford

Is your unfinished basement the extra room you've been looking for?

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: From the Ground Up

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From the Ground Up

A dismal basement gains a bright outlook with a space-stretching palette, loads of storage, and-- smart!-- two seating areas.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Beyond Bottles and Cans

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Beyond Bottles and Cans

YOU'RE COMMITTED TO CURBSIDE RECYCLING. NOW HOW DO YOU TACKLE THE TOUGH STUFF? CHECK OUT THESE SOLUTIONS FOR SEVEN HARD-TO-RECYCLE ITEMS.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: The Grin Crowd

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The Grin Crowd

Everyone-- including the decorations-- is all smiles at an outdoor party built around fall's favorite fruit.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: The Late Show

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The Late Show

Spectacular fall gardens turn a patio into the best seat in the house.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Exotic Oriental Rainbow Poppy Garden

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Exotic Oriental Rainbow Poppy Garden

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Show and Spell

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Show and Spell

Taken your pumpkins to bewitching heights this year with these displays.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Mum's the Word

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Mum's the Word

It's no secret-- mums are the easiest way to punch up autumn gardens with golwing color.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: Planting Bulbs

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Qa: Planting Bulbs

Getting the most from these dazzling spring beauties means planting them right-- and right now.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Fall for Leaves

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Fall for Leaves

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: 2-liter feeder

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2-liter feeder

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: THE UN-MUM

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THE UN-MUM

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Garden smarts

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Garden smarts

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: Do hedge apples keep spiders out of houses?

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Qa: Do hedge apples keep spiders out of houses?

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: BRIGHT BOUNTY

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BRIGHT BOUNTY

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

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THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: 25 years is the expected life of an outdoor LED light...

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25 years is the expected life of an outdoor LED light...

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: PREYING ON BUGS

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PREYING ON BUGS

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: A constant calm

Pages: 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 167

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A constant calm

THE VIEW CHANGES WITH THE SEASONS, BUT IT'S ALWAYS PEACEFUL IN THIS HOUSE IN THE HILLS. FOR THE FAMILY THAT LIVES HERE, SIMPLICITY IS SECOND NATURE.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Working Order

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Working Order

MARY ABBOTT DIDN'T LET HER LONG, NARROW KITCHEN GET THE BEST OF HER. SHE JUST MADE EVERYTHING COUNT-- FROM THE HANDY WORK ZONES TO SMARTLY DETAILED WOODWORK. HERE ARE SIX WAYS TO MELD FUNCTION AND PERSONALITY.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Ode to Fall

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

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Ode to Fall

ORCHESTRATE AN AUTUMN MASTERPIECE. BEYOND LEAF COLOR, THINK SHAPE AND TEXTURE.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Tricked-Out Treats

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Tricked-Out Treats

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: MOM, DAD, CAN I HAVE THE KEYS?

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MOM, DAD, CAN I HAVE THE KEYS?

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: Is it bad for you to hold back your sneezes?

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Qa: Is it bad for you to hold back your sneezes?

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Let's Make a Deal

Pages: 260, 261

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Let's Make a Deal

Whether you're shopping for clothes or a sectional sofa, there's a sure-fire way to pay less: negotiate.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Peace Will Come

Pages: 262, 264

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Peace Will Come

Irritating, yes. But sib squabbles are dress rehearsals for life.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Parents Team Up for Teens

Pages: 266, 268

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Parents Team Up for Teens

Four couples adopt the "it takes a village" approach to raising adolescents.

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: Pamper Yourself

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Pamper Yourself

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Better Homes & Gardens October 2009 Magazine Article: I Did It!

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I Did It!

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