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Home Decor | Make Small Rooms Look Larger

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Small, boxy rooms can sometimes make you feel as if the walls are closing in. But the way... Read More »

Homemade Silver Cleaner | Polish Silver without Harsh Chemicals

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Earl Proulx had a simple solution for practically everything — including household chores. A woman once wrote to... Read More »

Houseplant Watering Tips | Avoid Common Mistakes

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Watering mistakes kill plants sooner than nearly any other factor, and letting plants sit in standing water is... Read More »

How the Pickiest Pick Produce

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Of course, today’s supermarkets have already narrowed your fresh fruit and vegetable choices for you—and you don’t have... Read More »

How to Clean and Store Bedding | Tips and Advice

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Bedding is expensive, but you can protect your investment by keeping it in tip-top shape. Follow these tips... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Grubs | Lawn Care Solution

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Grubs—the larvae of Japanese beetles, oriental beetles, or chafers—are a common lawn care problem. They eat the roots... Read More »

How to Repair Torn Upholstery

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Sending an upholstered couch or chair to be recovered when the fabric gets torn can sometimes cost as... Read More »

Kitchen Touch-Ups

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Steam-Clean Your Microwave The inside of your microwave oven probably looks like an abstract painting: spaghetti sauce from... Read More »

Locate a Leak under the Sink

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If you have water dripping under the sink, you have to locate the source before you can fix... Read More »

Maine Best Attractions 2012

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BEST WHEELCHAIR-ACCESSIBLE TRAIl Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, Wells The mile-long gravel Carson Trail loops through the reserve,... Read More »

Maine Best Bargains 2012

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BEST VEGETARIAN LUNCH Little Lad’s, Portland Yes, it’s vegan, but with hearty choices that might include mac-and-cheese, chili,... Read More »

Maine Best Local Secrets 2012

Maine Best Local Secrets 2012

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BEST NIFTY FIFTIES Fast Eddies, Winthrop Carhops deliver burgers, shakes, fries, and homemade ice cream, but don’t miss... Read More »

Maine Best Lodging 2012

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BEST SEASIDE INN The Tides Beach Club, Kennebunkport Settle into a porch chair or chaise on Goose Rocks... Read More »

Maine Best Outdoor Activities 2012

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BEST GARDEN DOUBLE-HEADER Asticou & Thuya Gardens, Northeast Harbor On Mount Desert Island, it’s easy to pair Asticou,... Read More »

Maine Best Restaurants 2012

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BEST SURF-ON-TURF VIEW Cape Arundel Inn, Kennebunkport White-tablecloth dining with a knockout view of crashing surf and the... Read More »

Make a Lavender Air Freshener

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“In the Middle Ages, the laundress was called the lavender,” says Lorraine Kiefer, herbal expert and owner of... Read More »

Make a Rain Barrel

Make a Rain Barrel

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Keeping your garden well-watered through the summer months is easier when you make a rain barrel to use... Read More »

Make a Tomato Trellis | DIY Garden Solution

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Tomato plants are one of the easier crops to grow in your home garden, but once they start... Read More »

Make Baking Supplies Last Longer

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Sugar Add a bay leaf to your flour or sugar tin to keep insects out. Salt: Add raw... Read More »

Make Flowering Branch Cuttings Last Longer in Water

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Expand your choice of floral materials beyond the carnations from grocery store flower stands, and you can keep... Read More »

Make Spices Last Longer

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Herbs and spices add so much the essence of a savory dish, but they can be a bit... Read More »

Massachusetts Best Bargains 2012

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Yankee Magazine‘s 2012 picks for the best bargains in Massachusetts. BEST SECURITY TOUR Cape Cod Canal Visitors Center,... Read More »

Massachusetts Best Local Secrets 2012

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Yankee Magazine‘s 2012 picks for the best local secrets in Massachusetts. BEST CAPE COD BREAKFAST Ruggie’s, Harwich There’s... Read More »

Massachusetts Best Lodging 2012

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Yankee Magazine chooses the best lodging in Massachusetts for 2012. BEST GRISTMILL B&B Old Mill On The Falls... Read More »

Massachusetts Best Outdoor Activities 2012

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Yankee Magazine‘s 2012 picks for the best outdoor activities in Massachusetts. BEST SKY TRAILS Berkshire East Canopy Tours,... Read More »

Massachusetts Best Restaurants 2012

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Yankee Magazine chooses the best restaurants in Massachusetts for 2012. BEST CANDLELIGHT DINING Old Inn On The Green,... Read More »

Mowing the Lawn | Time Saving Method

Mowing the Lawn | Time Saving Method

4 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (71% score)

You have a yard maintenance dilemma. You can’t find an efficient way for mowing the lawn, so you... Read More »



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