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  • Author Cheryl Najafi highlights Colorado Springs Fall Home Show weekend lineup

    Author Cheryl Najafi has a treasure trove of recipes. Not just any recipes, but the ones cherished by daughters, with little notes handwritten by mothers and grandmothers that have been passed down through the years. Knowing that many of those special comfort foods have "been parked" by modern cooks who are foregoing the butter, cream and...

  • Making the indoors safer for allergy sufferers

    Although the thought of sleeping with millions of dust mites - microscopic arachnids that feast on flakes of skin - is plain gross, it's something most can handle without worry. After all, our bodies are inhabited by multitudes of bacteria to which we seldom give a thought. For the many people who suffer from allergies, though, the allergens...

  • Decor in all its facets

    Fans of crisp, modern architecture and clean-lined shapes will love one of this fall's stronger style trends: faceted décor. For those who feel the whole bold, geometric-pattern thing is nearing overexposure, faceted furniture and prints make sense, according to New York designer Elaine Griffin. "Purer and streamlined, the faceted silhouette...

  • Around the House: Look for mold in areas you don't often check

    Dear Ken: My wife has been getting headaches lately, and we're wondering if it could be mold. Our doctor is not sure. Any ideas? - Bill Answer: If your physician has eliminated all other possibilities, indoor air quality could be an issue. Mold is ubiquitous - a theory you can test by leaving a piece of cheese or bread on the counter for a...

  • Home and Garden calendar Sept. 27, 2014

    HOME AND GARDEN CALENDAR Saturday Harlan Wolfe Ranch Pick 'n Pay - Spinach, lettuce, argula, kale, herbs and more available, 9 a.m.-noon, Harlan Wolfe Ranch, 915 W. Cheyenne Road; ppugardens.org. Backyard Harvest Fest - Gardening classes, produce exchange table, displays and more, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Phelan Gardens, 4955 Austin Bluffs Parkway,...

  • Extended warranties a big sell. Are they worth it?

    Offers of extended warranties or service contracts are becoming the norm, whether you buy a big-
ticket item such as a car or kitchen appliance or a less expensive one such as a television or phone. The plans basically are insurance policies in case something goes wrong, but they come at a price. Federal Trade Commission staff attorney...

  • AROUND THE HOUSE: Older homes may need vents cleaned

    Dear Ken: Do vents in the heating system really need to be cleaned? - Jay Answer: It usually depends on the age of the house. You can check the cleanliness of your heating system before deciding to hire someone to clean it. After sundown, remove two or three floor vent covers and then use a strong flashlight and a little swivel mirror to...

  • YEAR-ROUND GARDENING: A day for architecture and horticulture

    Activity: From 9 a.m. to 
3 p.m. Saturday, the Woman's Educational Society of Colorado College will provide educational tours of the Van Briggle building on the CC campus. The tour is a fundraiser for CC students who need financial assistance to pursue a college education. (Cost is $10; children 12 and under get in free.) Following a tour of...


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