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  • When hanging a hammock, avoid harming trees
    When hanging a hammock, avoid harming trees

    Our hammock has always been attached to an eye bolt screwed into a tree. When we took down the hammock this fall, we discovered the eye bolt has been completely engulfed by bark. Just swallowed up! We barely got the hammock off. How do we cut (drill?) out the eye bolt?

  • Agate objects are design rock stars
    Agate objects are design rock stars

    The allure of gemstones and minerals long has inspired designers captivated with their natural beauty. Slices of agate are particularly rocking home decor because of their mesmerizing crystal quality, swirling bands and range of subtle to brilliant hues. Aerin Lauder likes them; she has...

  • A house with a long history
    A house with a long history

    The Robert Long House, built by an up-and-coming merchant in 1765, is billed as the oldest known surviving urban residence in Baltimore's old city limits. This year marks its 250th birthday.

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