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Autumn Serving Tray | Autumn Crafts

Autumn Serving Tray | Autumn Crafts

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This fall-foliage-theme tray is perfect for serving coffee, cider, or breakfast in bed. You will need: 2 sheet... Read More »

Baby Lettuce is Better

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It’s true, says Coleman: Small really is better when it comes to winter gardening. Baby leaf greens are... Read More »

Backyard Ice Rink Tips

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1. Pick a shady site so the ice doesn’t soften under the sun. Avoid building directly under overhanging... Read More »

Bacon & Day Banjo | Antiques & Collectibles

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

For me, listening to music is a live-out-loud experience. That’s why my iPod often sits idle, gathering dust... Read More »

Barn Renovated into Home in Putney, Vermont

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

It couldn’t be more Vermont if you poured maple syrup over it: the winding dirt road, arching shade... Read More »

Baseball Cards | Antiques & Collectibles

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Once upon a time, “take me out to the ball game” seemed like such an innocent request. The... Read More »

Beach Scene Terrarium

Beach Scene Terrarium

3 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (89% score)

Use these instructions to create a unique beach scene terrarium and add a touch of summer to your... Read More »

Bedrooms: New England’s Finest

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1. Lay your head on super-healthy organic pillows (standard size $55-$114; European $50-$132; shams and cases $30-$38). HEART... Read More »

Bee and Other Insect Sting Treatments

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One of the downsides to summer, bee stings can be pretty painful annoyances. And there are plenty of... Read More »

Begin in August

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Coleman’s winter planting begins in early August and extends through mid-September, a period he likes to refer to... Read More »

Best Holiday Craft Fairs in New England

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Holiday craft fairs fill the weekends between Halloween and Christmas at churches, community centers, schools, and function halls... Read More »

Best Time to Cut Firewood

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Useful stuff from 75 years of Yankee: from “How to Read a Woodpile, November 1979 There is evidence... Read More »

Best Wood Heater You’ll Find Anywhere

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For efficient, comfortable, and clean-burning wood heat, a masonry heater is the answer. The concept’s not new —... Read More »

Birdwatcher Crafts | Inspired Ideas

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10. For an even bigger splash, present your gift jar with a field guide, a feeder, or binoculars. Read More »

Blue Dye

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

Shred half of a large red cabbage and combine with the base. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat... Read More »

Bridge House in Boothbay Harbor | House for Sale

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Everyone who loves Boothbay Harbor, Maine, knows about the historic old house attached to the middle of the... Read More »

Bridget’s Favorite Salvage Shops

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New England Demolition & Salvage This huge warehouse carries a section of antique furniture and trinkets as well... Read More »

Bright Ideas | New England’s Finest

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1. Bulgaria native Boyan Moskov has been working in ceramics since 1987 and creating pottery in the Granite... Read More »

Brown Dye

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Combine 4 tablespoons of ground coffee with the base and stir well. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat... Read More »

Budget Bedroom Makeovers

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Is your bedroom starting to look old and tired? Revive it in a weekend with these inexpensive and... Read More »

Building a Rock Wall | Ask the Expert

Building a Rock Wall | Ask the Expert

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In the middle of the 19th century, when America was still a farming nation, more than 250,000 miles... Read More »

Building and Maintenance Tips: Patios

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The outside living season is short in New England, so it’s important to make the most of it.... Read More »

Camping Gear: New England’s Finest

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1. L.L.Bean’s four-person Ultra Dome tent ($189) sets up fast, keeps bugs out, and provides plenty of ventilation... Read More »

Cape Cod Houses: Shingle-Style

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

At the other end of the size spectrum, the Marshview Guest House near Nantucket Sound is a “small... Read More »

Cape Cod Kindling | Newspaper Knots

3 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

Useful stuff from 75 years of Yankee. Edith Hunter of Waitsfield, Vermont, submitted this in January 1991. One... Read More »

Captain George Eldredge House in Mystic, Connecticut | House for Sale

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Built on the banks of the Mystic River in 1791, the historic Captain George Eldredge House is finally... Read More »

Checklist for Closing Up Summer Cottages

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

Closing up your summer camp or cottage can be a chore, but it beats the alternative of opening... Read More »



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