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Advice on how to make your country home more beautiful and useful, including porches, decks, kitchens, mudrooms and more.

Country View

Jennifer Connell's invention is entertaining chickens around the...
Jennifer Connell's invention is entertaining chickens around the...
Peter Cook created a business thanks to family vacations in the wild
This Virginia couple is making their dream farm the best it can be
Miriam Goldberger is bringing the wild back to gardening, one seed at...

Latest Country Homes Stories

Old sweethearts find the perfect country cottage
Organize your mudroom with these easy DIY projects that cost next to...
Who says mudrooms have to be boring? These rooms are as beautifully...
Your pets are an important part of your life. Give them a special...
This Georgia couple's beautiful barn home survived a serious...

Decorating and designing your home

Dressing up your Easter table doesn't have to be expensive or...
Organize your mudroom with these easy DIY projects that cost next to...
Who says mudrooms have to be boring? These rooms are as beautifully...
These old postcards are so sweet and funny. Enjoy!
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care ... and the mantel...

DIY Projects

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...
With some wood, a few tools, and a weekend, you can build one of...
Have fun with the harvest by turning seasonal bounty into family- and...
Let's face it, you spend a lot of time in the kitchen over the...

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
4/15/14 | 3:17 PM
We had torrents of rain over the weekend, but not before Bob sowed the oats (cultivated,...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
4/10/14 | 2:55 PM
When I got home from work last night, my husband, Bob, and son, Warren, were heading to...read more