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Fenway Gardens: Community Gardening in Boston

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In addition to her greens, herbs, and vegetables such as carrots, yellow beets, and yellow pear tomatoes, Phyllis... Read More »

Fetchstix Dog Toys | Only in New England

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When we first heard about Fetchstix, the initial question that came to mind was: “Is this an example... Read More »

Five Inexpensive Gift Basket Ideas

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Gift baskets are wonderful for many occasions. The best — and most frugal — is one you fill... Read More »

Flea Markets | New England’s Gifts

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Though historians trace American flea markets to Monday Trade Days in Canton, Texas, in 1873, the modern flea... Read More »

Fleurs de Light

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Adorn your favorite lamp with a wreath of pressed blooms. Jennifer Allen crafts these delicate-yet-sturdy fiberglass lampshades ($50-$100)... Read More »

Follow the Leader

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You won’t see a mama cow and her young like these on any Vermont hillside! Thanks to the... Read More »

Follow These Steps

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12. For a finishing touch, add braided or decorative trim: Apply glue to the back of the trim... Read More »

Foolproof Roses | Winter-Hardy Varieties

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“Everybody has this idea that roses are impossible to grow around here, and that’s just not true,” sputters... Read More »

Force Amaryllis Bulbs to Bloom

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Add a little color and beauty to your surroundings this winter by forcing amaryllis bulbs to bloom. A... Read More »

Former J.D. Salinger Home | House for Sale

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And we had a lovely time with Mrs. Littlefield that late-summer day a couple of months ago. For... Read More »

Frank Sprague | Artisan Profile

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Like any resourceful Vermonter, Frank Sprague is a man of diverse talents. As a master stonemason, he turns... Read More »

Garden Paths and Hardscapes

Garden Paths and Hardscapes

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When you’re finished, damp cure concrete by spraying periodically with a fine water mister or cover with plastic... Read More »

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

Garden Solution: Get Rid of Slugs

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Slugs are garden pests that can wreak havoc on your prized plants as they chomp their way through... Read More »

Garden Tools with Style

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How does your garden grow? With style, if you use streamlined, neutral-hued tools and accessories created by Fernanda... Read More »

Gardening Advice from Farmer Tracie

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VIDEOS: Start Seeds Indoors Harvest Garlic Weed Control Tomato Plant Tips What’s the secret to getting your tomato... Read More »

Gardening Question | Why Don’t Hardy Mums Survive the Winter?

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Every fall I buy beautiful hardy mums, but they don’t seem to survive the winter in my landscape.... Read More »

Gardening Tips for Beginers | Planting Vegetable Gardens, Trees, and Lawn Care

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Get out in the garden, even if you’ve never been there before, with these tips for gardeners —... Read More »

Gardening with Cats | Yankee Classic

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There is a little-known hardy vine related to the kiwi fruit that has a strong attraction for cats,... Read More »

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

Garlic Mustard and Oriental Bittersweet | Garden Solutions for Invasive Plants

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The trees in the area next to my yard have been overrun by vines, and the ground is... Read More »

Get On Board

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Here’s a clever and gentle way to introduce both girls and boys to hobby railroading: NameTrains. This wooden... Read More »

Get Rid of Ants in the Kitchen

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This simple recipe using sugar, Borax and water will get rid of ants in the kitchen. Ants are... Read More »

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

Get Rid of Chipmunks | Garden Solutions

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Chipmunks are making their home in my flowerbeds. Can you suggest plants that they’ll avoid? — M.B., Nashua,... Read More »

Get Rid of Cockroaches

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Cockroaches eat bookbinding, paper, and starched clothing. They also contaminate food and — quite frankly — are just... Read More »

Get Rid of Moles

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Moles are destructive pests that can damage ornamental plants as they burrow underground in search of grubs. Try... Read More »

Get Rid of Musty Odors with Cat Litter, Newspapers & Charcoal

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Do anything you can to dry out that musty basement or closet to get rid of musty odors:... Read More »

Get Rid of Rodents and Other Pests

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Do you have problems with pests invading your gardens and flower beds? Follow these simple solutions to get... Read More »

Get Rid of Silverfish

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Silverfish aren’t only annoying, they’re also destructive. They eat glue, books, papers, artwork and clothing and can cause... Read More »



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