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Home Fashion Trends for 2017


When it comes to home fashion trends, comfort and pretty details rule in 2017. Gather ideas for how you can spruce up your home.

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Decorating your home for the holidays doesn't have to be a burden. There are tips and trends that can help make the experience enjoyable.

Dressing Up Your Home for the Holidays

Whether you enjoy the holiday season or despise it, we’ve come up with some tips to make holiday decorating simple and enjoyable.






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These 12 steps will help you throw the perfect party.

Entertaining Made Easy: 12 Tips for Less Stress

Throwing the perfect holiday party can be a fun, yet stressful experience. Here are 12 ways to prepare the perfect gathering.






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Use these steps to upgrade the efficiency and appearance of your fireplace.

The Return of Your Fireplace

Don’t let your fireplace sit unused. Use these steps to upgrade its efficiency and appearance to make it a beloved focal point – and selling point – in your home.






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There are plenty of things you can do to save money while keeping warm inside our homes this winter.

Getting Ready for Winter’s Wrath

Is your home ready for the snow and those dreaded subzero temperatures? Local experts offer advice on how to protect your home from Old Man Winter.






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Home & Garden NEWS & EVENTS
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Smart Living Weekly – February 22, 2017

  Enjoy 40th St. Patrick’s Day Parade Right in Our Region: For four decades, Irish-Americans have marched down Rockford streets to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and the wearing of the…
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Smart Living Weekly – February 15, 2017

  The Buzz About Beloit International Film Festival Right in Our Region: Beloit International Film Festival (BIFF) is one of the most significant cultural events in our region. For 10…
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Smart Living Weekly – February 8, 2017

  Say ‘I Love You’ by Donating Blood Right in Our Region: Cheery, bright red hearts have been a favorite symbol of love for centuries, especially during the Valentine’s Day…
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