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Do-It-Yourself Ideas to Add Some Spring to Your Home


Spring is all about blossoming flowers, soft pastel colors and fresh scents. Celebrate coming out of hibernation and bring some of the best parts of this season into your home with some easy do-it-yourself crafts. Create an Ornate Framed Chalkboard Create a cute, vintage inspired chalkboard by using an old use wooden frame. You can use the board to leave yourself and others notes or inspiring quotes or menu ideas. Directions from HGTV Make Sea Glass Bottles Add some softer... Read More



2014 Farmers’ Market


The 2014 Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market is open for business as of Saturday, May 3rd and many delightful surprises will be waiting for your arrival every Saturday after that until October 25th, 2014.  It’s the very best way to get local grown fruits, vegetables, flowers, and plants. You’ll also find a variety of breads, baked [...]

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Emerald City: Add a Little of 2013’s Color of the Year to Your Space


Pantone, the authority on color for the world of design, has named emerald the hue of 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “a lively, radiant lush green.”

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Five Simple Tips to Jazz Up Your Salad


Lettuce is for rabbits, salads are for those who are looking to eat healthy and still feel full long after lunch. The great things about salads are there are no rules, they are very portable and can become a complete and balanced meal in one dish. Here are some great ingredients to help build the [...]

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Chili for When It’s Chilly: Six Easy Recipes to Warm You Up

The final stretch of winter is here! The good news is spring is just a few short weeks away. In the meantime, here are six easy chili recipes to warm you up. Black Bean, Corn & Turkey Chili Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound ground turkey 1 large onion, chopped (about 1 cup) 2 [...]

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