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Guest Picks: Coffee Service
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Gift Giving the Simple-ish Way
If buying holiday gifts drives you to the spiked holiday punch, try these easier but still rewarding traditions
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Gift Wrap Ideas That Add a Personal Touch
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Guest Picks: 20 Perfect Housewarming Gifts
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5 Gifts for the Home They'll Love — That Cost Next to Nothing
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Thank U 4 the Gr8 Gift: How to Send Thanks in the Digital Age
We click open invitations and RSVP via text, but a handwritten thank-you is sometimes still best. Here's how to tell
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Simple Pleasures: Treasuring the Gift of Grandparents
You can enrich your family life by bringing generations together for shared meals, quilting projects, storytelling
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Guest Picks: High-Tech Plant Helpers
Hydroponics, monitoring systems, even an electric pollinator ... these gadgets and services keep your greenery growing strong
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My Houzz: Creative Thrifting Beautifies a Texas Bungalow
Secondhand finds and a designer’s gift for reinvention turn a historic-district house into a quirkily elegant family home
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5 Ways to Pare Down Your Stuff — Before It Gets in the Door
Want to free up some room around the house? Rethink gift giving, give yourself a shopping mantra and just say, ‘No, thank you’ to freebies
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Spend Less Without Being a Grinch: 8 Holiday Ideas
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Stop the Toy Takeover by Changing the Way You Think
Make over your approach and get gift givers onboard with your decluttering efforts by providing meaningful toy alternatives
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Let Lilac Love Flower This Spring
Whatever you bestow or receive for Mother's Day, lilacs can be an unmatched gift in the garden in May
Houzz Tour: Mission District Row House
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Houzz interview: Layla's Romantic Lettered Cottage
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