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Spring Recipes

The arrival of spring means that seasonal fruits and vegetables like asparagus, strawberries, and rhubarb are finally in season. We’re scoured some of our favorite cooking magazines to find the perfect spring meal. Begin by serving the chicken and asparagus dish alongside a flavorful strawberry spinach salad. Finish with a sweet yet tart rhubarb crumble […]

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Spring Activities

After an especially harsh winter, spring has finally arrived! To welcome this new season, there are a few activities you won’t want to miss: 1.) Visit a botanical garden or arboretum Spring represents a time of new life and growth. So why not celebrate its arrival by visiting a botanical garden or arboretum in your area?  If […]

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Magazine Trivia

In 1731, the first modern magazine, The Gentleman’s Magazine, was published in England. Edward Cave, editor of the magazine, coined the term “magazine” from the Arabic word makhazin, which meant storehouse. The magazine contained essays, poems, stories, and political commentary, so it was indeed a storehouse of knowledge and information. Benjamin Franklin planned to publish the first […]

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March Madness

Can you believe that March Madness is already underway? If you’re planning to throw a party to celebrate the occasion, here are a few ideas you might want to try: 1.) Invitations Send out game brackets as party invitations. Ask guests to fill out the brackets prior to arriving at the party so you can […]

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Celebrate the First Day of Spring

Did you know that March 20 is the first day of spring? Although the Polar Vortex may have kept many of us inside all winter long, warm weather is just around the corner. Why not consider celebrating the arrival of spring with some of these activities? 1.) Gardening Few things say “spring” like planting flowers […]


 
 

 
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Would the Real Cinco de Mayo Please Stand Up?

Ah…Cinco de Mayo. A day when happy hour specials abound in bars and cantinas all around the U.S. as patrons celebrate with rounds of tequila shots, margaritas and plenty of chips and salsa. As you’re out and about t...
by Jesse Morgan
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Facing Kindergarten With Tie-Dye Therapy

The year I turned 30, I decided to head off the emotional breakdown I saw coming at me like a train in the distance. I planned trips with friends, they threw me a rockin’ ’80s party and I got in shape. I spent most ...
by Dana McCranie
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Ask Eduardo Xol Your Design Questions

Ask Eduardo Xol Your Home Style and Design Questions

We’re excited to kick off the Magazines.com “Ask an Expert” series today. We’ll address topics and challenges that we all face and give you the opportunity to ask our featured expert your specific questi...
by Michelle Ryan
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