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Gardening with Cats | Yankee Classic

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Felix, short for Felix Femina (a play on the species name for lady fern and so chosen after... 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 | Solutions Using 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 »

Get Rid of Skunk Odor | Methods to Deskunk Your Dog

Get Rid of Skunk Odor | Methods to Deskunk Your Dog

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Everyone knows that tomato juice is handy for deskunking a dog, but it’s not the only old-time remedy... Read More »

Get Scratches out of Wood | Practical DIY Advice

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Over the course of time, furniture that gets a lot of use starts to show wear. Before you... Read More »

Gift Wrap Ideas from Matthew Mead

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I love old metal tins, and hunting for them at thrift and antiques shops is an easy and... Read More »

Gifts You’ll Love (To Buy and Receive)

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The sidewalks of Harvard Square are bustling on this overcast early-December day. Frigid temperatures have everyone moving at... Read More »

Gingerbread Harvest Basket

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When Matthew and Jenny Mead entertain, they like their guests to have a sense of awe when they... Read More »

Glass artists Jennifer and David Clancy

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Why all this passion to build a singularly unusual space? “Houses today look the same, with the same... Read More »

Glass to Last

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You can view the glasswork of David and Jennifer Clancy at clancydesigns.com. Their studio is located at 382... Read More »

Glasses for Giftgiving

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1.Offer your favorite vintage dressed in this mod wine bag ($22), made of recycled fabric, from Aster +... Read More »

Gordon and Mary Hayward’s Vermont Farmhouse | The Gardener’s House

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Vermont Soapstone Company: Custom-made sinks and other home accents since 1856. 248 Stoughton Pond Road, Perkinsville, VT. 802-263-5404;... Read More »

Gordon Hayward: Crabapple Tips

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Garden designer Gordon Hayward, author of nine books on gardening, advises doing some research before buying any crabapple,... Read More »

Gourmet Kitchen Supplies | New England’s Finest

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8. Shape rolled-out dough into festive forms with snowflake and tree cutters ($3.99 each) made by “the cookie... Read More »

Grab This

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Fashionistas know winter brings a whole new selection of season-appropriate fabrics. Boston-based designers Kelly Smith and Chris Grimley... Read More »

Greener Living at Home

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BiodegradableA biodegradable material is something that has the ability to safely and relatively quickly break down into the... Read More »

Gretchen Dow Simpson Decorates for Christmas

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Gretchen Dow Simpson’s home in Providence, Rhode Island, is all about what she loves: art and architecture. Her... Read More »

Growing Fresh Herbs and Salad Greens Indoors | Gardening Advice

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In winter there’s nothing I miss more than fresh herbs and salad greens from my summer vegetable garden.... Read More »

Growing Vegetables Chart

Growing Vegetables Chart

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In addition to this information on when to start seeds, when to fertilize, and when to water, see... Read More »

Halloween Collectibles | Antiques

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Halloween is thought of as a quintessentially American holiday that has witnessed mass popularity in the United States... Read More »



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