Sam Westgard

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Cheney: Fourteen reasons to ditch your all-season tires for the winter

My winter tire education began on a cool fall day in the 1960s, when my father took me to the garage and handed me a jack and a lug wrench. Falling leaves drifted down past the open door as my dad slipped on his work gloves to help me raise the car. Until then, my knowledge of tires was limited to …

10 Unconventional Ways to Display Plants

Houseplants can be a great decorative feature in any home. They can also help to improve air quality, cover up bad scents and muffle loud noises. The …

Efficient and Stylish Small Home Offices

When we think of a traditional home office, we might think of a room in the corner of the house full of heavy wood furniture and book-filled shelves. …

Cheap Decorating Ideas: 9 Easy-as-Pie DIY Table Runner Projects

Holiday entertaining season has begun. Here are eight totally easy table runner DIY projects that pretty much anyone can do. From gathering family …

At Field, A Global Redesign of the Basics

A new online store and international design collaborative, Field specializes in practical household objects that age well and will remain relevant …

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Winter Solstice Cocktails: Decor, Menu, & Music

The winter solstice falls on a Saturday this year, making it the perfect evening to celebrate the shortest day of the year with a little light, …

Thanksgiving Table Decor, Step by Step: How To Build a Centerpiece

A gorgeous centerpiece can be the crown jewel on your holiday table... but it can also be one of the most challenging floral arrangements to create. …

Organization Inspiration: Tidy Kitchens

Last night I opened my kitchen cabinets to start making dinner, and I sighed a little sigh at the jumble I found inside. After making my meal, I …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Parsnips, in Season in November

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking parsnips, in season in November<p>This long, slightly knobby root vegetable, which looks like a tan carrot, has a less-than-glamorous reputation, but don't let that stop you from trying it: It's delicious and a good source of vitamin C—plus it will keep for weeks …

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How to make this vegetable centerpiece... then eat it all after Thanksgiving! We give you step-by-step directions that a real person can follow. See more: http://thekitc.hn/1atrAXQ