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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 – March 22, 2017

  Get Inspired at Home & Garden Showcase Right in Our Region: The promise of spring motivates a lot of people to find their gardening tools and go to work….
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Smart Living Weekly – March 15, 2017

  Rockford Dance Company Presents ‘Snow White’ Right in Our Region: Most people are familiar with some version of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” but few have experienced it…
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Smart Living Weekly – March 8, 2017

  The Search for Great Antiques Right in Our Region: Hunting for antiques is a cherished pastime for many Americans, including many people in our region. Though the internet has…
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