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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: A month of decluttering

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A month of decluttering

If you're among the fashion frugal, gather some friends and neighbors for a clothes and shoes exchange.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: BETWEEN FRIENDS

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BETWEEN FRIENDS

This issue, I've invited some friends onto the editor's page. Meet a few of the winning entrants, right, from our recent Home Improvement Challenge.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Your Summer in Pictures

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Your Summer in Pictures

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: What's Hot for Your Kitchen

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What's Hot for Your Kitchen

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article:

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"I've got to have your recipe!"

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Coming soon!

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Coming soon!

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: A Giveaway Every Day!

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A Giveaway Every Day!

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

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Things to do this month...

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: INDISPENSABLE: JOURNALS

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INDISPENSABLE: JOURNALS

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Can I plant salad seeds now?

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Can I plant salad seeds now?

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

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Blogged...

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Spin it

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Spin it

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: $10 Magnetic Message Boards

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$10 Magnetic Message Boards

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Freeze Frames

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Freeze Frames

Printing pictures at home is a snap with these affordable photo printers.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Maizing Grace

Pages: 35, 36, 38

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Maizing Grace

Grab the gusto of fall with armloads of colorful Indian corn turned into easy autumn decor.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Making It Personal

Pages: 43, 44, 45, 46, 48

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Making It Personal

Making It Personal Adding a layer of artful but budget-minded accessories gives a basic decorating scheme warmth and personality.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Moss Green

Pages: 49, 50, 52

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Moss Green

Moss Green hints at a lush home, so imagine the boost this earthy color could give your rooms.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Out of The Bag

Pages: 54, 56, 58

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Out of The Bag

Here's a decorating secret: Good old burlap is handsome, versatile, and outrageously affordable. Try it in our no-sew ideas for windows, tabletops, and walls.

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

Pages: 60, 62, 64

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House Calls with Stephen Saint-Onge

Mismatched beds begone. This inexpensive headboard is actually a solid pine door (and comes together without any special tools).

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: 6 Pattern Plays

Pages: 66, 68, 70

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6 Pattern Plays

Mixing patterns is like learning to ice skate: It's all in the balance. Take some tips from two pros who teamed multiple prints in one lively yet graceful room.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Problem Solved with Danny Lipford

Pages: 72, 73

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Problem Solved with Danny Lipford

Before you turn your attention to inside projects, take care of these fall fix-ups.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Clear Vision

Pages: 75, 76, 77, 78, 80

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Clear Vision

Family time gains focus in this remodeled kitchen with its new island, sunny eating area, and smart window placement.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Rich & Handsome

Pages: 86, 88, 90, 92

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Rich & Handsome

Blues and browns, classic furniture, and accessories that only look expensive turn this modest 1970s ranch into a keeper.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Character Builder

Pages: 94, 96, 98, 101

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Character Builder

A mix of cottage-style details and modern lines gave this typical suburban house a unique personality.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: One for All

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One for All

To handle the growing needs of three siblings, this bath gained room to groom.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Living green

Pages: 106, 108, 109

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Living green

Taking Steps LAURA STUKEL WATCHED AS HOUSE AFTER HOUSE IN HER COMMUNITY WAS TORN DOWN AND REBUILT. Determined to take a different approach with her own, she and her husband, Ray, embarked on a thorough, thoughtful green remodeling of the 1960s house they bought last year.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: The Case for Remodeling Now

Pages: 110, 112, 114

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The Case for Remodeling Now

The Case for Remodeling Now Inspired by our winning stories? Here are 7 reasons why right now could be the very best time to improve your home.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Perfumed Peonies

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Perfumed Peonies

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Sweet Sips of Autumn

Pages: 121, 122, 124, 126

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Sweet Sips of Autumn

A backyard apple orchard yields family fun and cider for all.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Pots of Cold

Pages: 128, 130, 132

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Pots of Cold

Fill late-summer containers with the luxurious colors of fall, and watch them thrive in cooler weather.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Reblooming Daylily Quartet

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Reblooming Daylily Quartet

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Create a Private Paradise

Page: 134

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Create a Private Paradise

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: Peonies

Pages: 135, 136, 138

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Qa: Peonies

September is the perfect time to plant or move peonies-- and to answer your questions about these classic beauties.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Lawn smarts

Page: 140

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Lawn smarts

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: SHADY SHOWOFF

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SHADY SHOWOFF

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Night Light

Page: 143

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Night Light

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Qa: How do I keep those pesky squirrels out of my birdfeeder?

Pages: 144, 145

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Qa: How do I keep those pesky squirrels out of my birdfeeder?

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Garden smarts

Page: 144

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Garden smarts

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: CAN'T MISS IT

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CAN'T MISS IT

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

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THIS MONTH IN THE GARDEN

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: EASY DOES IT

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EASY DOES IT

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: 90% of households believe

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90% of households believe

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Just Right

Page: 147

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Just Right

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Seeing past the present

Pages: 163, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169

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Seeing past the present

Deciding they're in it for the long haul, a couple max out every inch (and period detail) of their small fixer-upper.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Welcome addition

Pages: 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175

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Welcome addition

A California couple's new kitchen ushers in natural light, ocean breezes, and the satisfaction of building green.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Crowd pleaser

Pages: 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181

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Crowd pleaser

A RENOVATED PATIO IS THE PERFECT VENUE FOR PARTIES OF TWO-- OR MANY MORE.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Learning Curve

Pages: 229, 230, 232, 234

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Learning Curve

Six steps to help kids move from grade to grade and school to school

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Brain Food

Page: 236

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Brain Food

Quick, easy, and healthy ideas for meals and snacks.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Let the Countdown Begin

Page: 238

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Let the Countdown Begin

GO THROUGH THE CLOSETS Set aside a morning or afternoon for clothing review. If kids are old enough to dress themselves, let them start sorting what's still wearable and what isn't (you get final veto over everything). Donate clothes you don't need, or get together with other moms and host a clothing swap for the kids. Not a bad theme for a late-summer party.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Cool gear

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Cool gear

Before your kids hit the books, hit the stores for gadgets that are anything but old school.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: College care kit

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College care kit

Back in the day, a clever college-bound kid could pack everything he needed in a Volkswagen Bug: TV, stereo, phone, typewriter, a battered dictionary, and torn jeans. The jeans have stayed the same, but the rest of it all packs into a laptop smaller than the dictionary. Add a few accessories and your student will be a multimedia mogul. by CHRISTINA TYNAN-WOOD photos KRITSADA

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Job Gone Away

Pages: 244, 246

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Job Gone Away

Unemployment isn't just a financial strain, it's a family one. Minimize the stress of a job loss with these tips.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: A Manageable Mortgage

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A Manageable Mortgage

Low rates and new programs can make your house payments lower.

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Look of the month EAT, SHRINK & BE MERRY

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Look of the month EAT, SHRINK & BE MERRY

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Healthy home

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Healthy home

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Better Homes & Gardens September 2009 Magazine Article: Red Plaid Cook Book Goes Green

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Red Plaid Cook Book Goes Green

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

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I Did It!

"I decided the room's walls had a destiny-- to reflect as much light, shimmer, and personality as possible."

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