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Scripps Howard News Service LIFESTYLE budget

Scripps Howard News Service

Here is the Scripps Howard News Service LIFESTYLE budget for Monday, July 9, 2012. If you have questions or comments, SHNS editors can be reached at 202-408-1484. For all SHNS content and archives, visit our website at www.shns.com.

HOME AND GARDEN

CANDICETELLSALL09 (Olson, SHNS -- Column) -- Candice Tells All. Thirteen-year-old Calvin is not ready to fly the coop yet, but he's certainly outgrown his childhood bedroom. What we came up with. 550. With photos: SH12G036CANDICETELLSALL, SH12G037CANDICETELLSALL.

HOMESTYLE-HOME09 (Garrity, SHNS -- Column) -- Style at Home. I've raved before about a favorite decorating trend: Blue-and-white pottery. Allow me to rave about it once more. 750. With photo: SH12G038HOMESTYLE.

PLUMBER-HOME09 (Del Grande, SHNS -- Column) -- Digital shower mixing valves are becoming very popular now that new technology has made them more user-friendly. 250. With photo: SH12G029PLUMBER.

HOBBIES-HOME (SHNS) -- Editors: There will be no Hobbies column this week. It returns July 16.

GARDENER-HOME09 (Lamp'l, SHNS -- Column) -- The Gardener Within. Roses are considered one of America's favorite flowers, with hybrid teas being right at the top of the list. But if you've grown these delicate and finicky princesses, you know they take a lot of work. An easier alternative. 650. With photo: SH12G028GARDENER.

BUTTONEDUP-HOME09 (Rockmore and Welch, getbuttonedup) -- Organizing a sane summer schedule for the kids. 700. With illustration: SH12G027BUTTONEDUP.

INTERIORS-HOME09 (Friedmann, SHNS) -- Creative Environments. Summer decor that shines. 350.

HOMEFIX-HOME09 (Barnett, SHNS) -- Home Maintenance. Windows and egress requirements. 250.

TREASURES-HOME09 (Fendelman and Rosson, SHNS -- Column) -- Treasures in Your Attic. An extraordinary S.F.M. Badger painting of a schooner has potentially two small problems. 550. With photo: SH12G032TREASURES.

101IDEAS-HOME09 (Home & Garden Television -- Column) -- Preparing for an open house. 250.

YARDSMART-HOME09 (Gilmer, SHNS -- Column) -- Yardsmart. Keeping pests out of the pantry. 650. With photos: SH12G033YARDSMART, SH12G034YARDSMART, SH12G035YARDSMART.

OTHER HOME AND GARDEN

SUCCULENTS (Arrington, Sacramento Bee) -- Merlyn Lenear is a magician with succulents. He can fit a garden into almost any "container," great or small. Here are the "tricks" of his trade. 600. With photos: SH12G030SUCCULENTS, SH12G031SUCCULENTS.

LAUNDRY-FAIRY (Corbet, SHNS) -- MEMPHIS, Tenn.: Like many people, Holly Griffith lost her job. As her job search stretched from weeks to months, she hit upon a solution -- find a service busy people always will need. So, she became The Laundry Fairy. 750. With photo: SH12G046LAUNDRYFAIRY. (Editors: This is also listed on the News-Biz sked. It is moving category f.)

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