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Whether you own or rent, everyone wants their house to be a place that they can call home. From décor tips to gardening and home improvement ideas, Long Island Home & Garden Articles bring you the insights on how to perfect your abode.
 

Planning the Perfect Adult Fun Night In

Have fun, despite the decreasing temperatures, with a adult fun night in!

Set It & Forget It: Easy Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

Skip the extra stress and hassle this year by opting to use a slow cooker for some of your side dishes!

NFPA: Thanksgiving is the Leading Day For Home Cooking Fires

Three times as many cooking fires occur on Thanksgiving than on an average day.

May Your Days Be Merry & Bright: Christmas Tree Lightings

It’s that time of year! Time to start planning which local Christmas tree lightings you’ll be visiting!

Preparing Your Own Tasty Thanksgiving Turkey

Thanksgiving is coming up which means it’s time to start thinking about turkey preparations!

Simple No-Cook Appetizers For Your Holiday Gathering

Save yourself time and stress this holiday season by opting to make no-cook appetizers.

Terrific Thanksgiving Table Place Settings: For the Grown-Up’s Table and the Kid’s Table

Make your Thanksgiving dinner table a festive sight to behold with these creative place setting ideas!

Tips to Proper Storage of Your Items during Cold Weather

Look over these tips on how to properly store your items away as you tidy up around the house for the holidays and get ready for the colder weather.

Scents of the Season: Ways to Fill Your Home with the Aromas of the Holidays

Here are some quick and easy ways to mix up spices and fruits to make a delightful simmering potpourri!

Holiday Prep 101: Free Up Fridge Space For Holiday Food & Fun

Saturday, November 15th, is Clean Your Refrigerator Day and just in time for the holidays!

Holiday Light Shows Brighten Up Winter 2014-2015

May your days be merry and bright this holiday season at a holiday light show!

Planning the Perfect Game Night

Don’t let the cold weather spoil your fun! Plan the perfect game night for a fun night in with friends!

Fire Safety: What You Need to Know Before Warming Yourself by the Fire This Holiday Season

For a fun & safe holiday season be sure to follow these precautionary fire safety steps and tips.

No Cooking, No Hassle: Thanksgiving Catering

Don’t slave away over the stove this Thanksgiving! Cater your gathering instead!

Fun Ways to Get the Kids to Rake the Leaves After School

Gets the kids to help out with cleaning up the yard (and make it fun) with these creative ideas!

Prepping the Home for the Holidays

Don't stress this holiday season! Here are some quick ways to whip your house into shape for holiday entertaining.

Getting Your Pets Prepped for the Holidays

The holidays can be chaotic, even without our furry friends, so this year be sure to prep your beloved pets for all of the holiday commotion.

Festive & Creative Thanksgiving Centerpieces for Your Table

Convey the spirit of Fall & Thanksgiving with an eye-catching centerpiece!

Collecting Colorful Leaves: Leaf Art For Kids

All the beautiful Fall foliage isn’t just fun to look at, it’s also great for making colorful crafts!

Halloween Favorites: Movies, Shows and Specials for Kids & Adults

After all of that trick or treating tonight, it’s time to sit back and relax to a Halloween-themed TV special while you munch on your sweet treats.
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