Home at Last | Local Family Makes Favorite Neighborhood Abode Their Own
Buyer’s Checklist | What to Look for When Buying a House
2018 | Real Estate Outlook
Selling Your Home | Step by Step
If You Build It | Tips for Saving Money When Building Your Dream Home

DESIGN

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A Peek at Antiques | Know Your Classic Porcelain Styles & Patterns


There are few things more charming than walking into an antique store and seeing an array of porcelain serve ware in various prints, patterns and colors. This ...
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BOLD Is Back! | Color Trends for 2018

Springtime, with its first sights of lush green grass and vibrant blossoms, evokes feelings of hope for new things to come and change that leaves us whirring with ...
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IMPROVE

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Critter Control | Keeping Wild Creatures Out of Your Home

Rabbits, squirrels and foxes are fun to watch romping in your yard; birds and even snakes can be interesting to view from a distance, but when these creatures venture inside ...
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Grocery Strategies | Simple Tips to Reduce Your Family’s Food Waste

Unless you have groceries delivered to your door, making a trip to the supermarket is a constant chore. And whether you make the trip or someone else does, we’d all ...
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GARDEN

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Dogwoods | Virginia’s Springtime Specialty

A single dogwood bloom was the design for the troop crest on my Junior Girl Scout vest, and I wore it with pride. I don’t remember why we chose that ...
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Passalong Plants | The Tradition of Sharing Old-fashionedaGarden Favorites

Mama always said, “Be careful what you admire in a friend’s garden. You might end up goin’ home with it.” All that is needed is an established plant that is ...
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LIVE

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Spiralizer Recipes | Cool Tool Adds Tasty Veggies to Your Repertoire

As a personal chef, my clients consistently ask for healthy menus, and they specifically want fruits and vegetables to be interesting and flavorful. There is also a lot of interest ...
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Mother’s Day Brunch | Make Mom Feel Special with Flavorful Fare

Many a mom has woken up on Mother’s Day to breakfast in bed. Who can resist little faces carrying a tray of simple goodies they prepared—toast with jam, a cup ...
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