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Country View

A Virginia woman shares her tips on how to raise chickens like the...
A Maine family is coupling self-reliance and new technology on their...
Ellie Laks is helping abused animals and people at the same time

Beautiful Places

Here is the winner and the finalists in our Beautiful Places photo...
Here are just a few favorite gardens and landscapes submitted by...
Our readers captured the awe and beauty the sun and sky have to offer...

Decorating and designing your home

Recipes, crafts and decor to complete your Thanksgiving dinner table!
Christmas tree care tips
Keep your tree fresh inside your home throughout the holiday season...
Gold gift wrap!
Deck the halls with gold! Check out these fun ideas to get you in the...

DIY Projects

Get crafty this fall and create a one-of-a-kind wreath for your door!
Forget the packaged egg dye kits this year, and use items from the...
Your pets are an important part of your life. Give them a special...

Latest Blogs

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10/16/14 | 4:24 PM
I let the milkweeds grow in the back of my garden to provide habitat for more
Betsy's Backyard |
10/13/14 | 4:32 PM
This bass was caught in our pond on Saturday. What a whopper! I debated posting more

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