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Find a species that fits your decorating style, and make sure it’s a healthy tree
Live Christmas trees are a highly personal choice. One of my creative neighbors cut down a large shrub a few years ago, brought it in the house, and stuck lights and ornaments on it. R-J Laverne...
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Looking for the perfect gift for the country lover in your life? Check out these 10 gift ideas for the upcoming holiday season!
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Did you forget to buy a gift for someone? These fast ideas will save the day!
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Caroline helped me string lights on the fence around the grove. It takes many, many strands. Most are in knots, even though I bundle them carefully after Christmas. A few strands are burned out...
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Turn those below-freezing temperatures into an opportunity to create ice luminaries and other beautiful creations using ice.
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Christmas is a time for family, and creating decorations from your favorite family photos is a wonderful way to relive holiday memories!
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These readers used pallets and old barn boards to embellish their homes for Christmas.
These readers used pallets and old barn boards to embellish their homes for Christmas.
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Sending out holiday cheer with a little help from the furry friends.
Sending out holiday cheer with a little help from the furry friends.
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Fabricate your own Christmas tree to satisfy your personal taste and needs.
Fabricate your own Christmas tree to satisfy your personal taste and needs.
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They bloom in many colors and can live for decades
The Christmas cactus is a popular fall-and-winter-flowering houseplant that blooms in a wide array of colors for weeks at a time. There are cacti in the same family that bloom at Thanksgiving and...

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