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Lloyd Flanders’ Loom & Teak Collections

Lloyd Flanders’ Loom & Teak Collections

In 1906, Marshall B. Lloyd developed the Lloyd Loom® process for creating fine woven furniture. Each hand-crafted piece of Lloyd Loom furniture made today uses the same process with some advanced technologies added over the years to produce a continuous Loom strand that will not burr, crack, or peel, resulting in a consistently smooth weave. […]

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The Art of Santa

The Art of Santa

Who created the modern American image of Santa? Today, considered the ‘standard’ version of the Christmas visitor almost worldwide! The first published illustration of Santa by political cartoonist Thomas Nast for Harper’s Weekly (1863) is said to have established the modern image of Santa. (Image from Wikimedia Commons) Some credit American Artist, Haddon Sundblom, who […]

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Spiked Watermelon Cooler Recipe

Spiked Watermelon Cooler Recipe

The ultimate summer drink. This is one of the most refreshing and easy coolers out there. Ginger ale adds a touch of sparkle and a crisp taste. Make it a Mocktail or a Cocktail. Spiked (or Not) Watermelon Cooler Ingredients: 3 pounds watermelon 2 tablespoons fresh mint 1 tablespoon superfine sugar Ice cubes 1 1/4 […]

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Umbrella Tech Speak

Umbrella Tech Speak

Size, care, fabric, and more. Make shade exactly where you need it with this buying guide. Shown here the Plantation MAX Classic Umbrella by Tuuci. Tuuci is an American made shade grounded in the marine industry. Tuuci offers meticulous engineering coupled with unparalleled design certain to withstand any environment while offering an eye-catching silhouette. Technically […]

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Sparkling Fruit Popsicles

Sparkling Fruit Popsicles

You’ll love cooling off after a dip in the hot tub with this delicious, no-guilt treat that makes you think of vacation and relaxation it also provides a good dose of vitamin C. The tangy flavor of kiwi counterpoints the sweet taste of strawberries and peaches, in this healthy, no-sugar added popsicle. The vibrant colors […]

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Grilled Peaches with Black Pepper and Basil-Lime Drizzle

Grilled Peaches with Black Pepper and Basil-Lime Drizzle

Fabulous on the grill. The leftover drizzle keeps in fridge for a week and can be used in a cocktail or with sparkling water. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine 1/2 c. brown sugar, 1/4 c. water and stir until dissolved. Turn off heat and add 1/4 c. fresh lime juice and 1/4 c. […]

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John Henry’s Award Winning Rubs, Spices and Sauces

John Henry’s Award Winning Rubs, Spices and Sauces

Add an “addictive” East Texan flavor to your grilled specialty with John Henry’s award winning sauces, spices and rubs. It’s the most popular line at Mountain Home Center. Growing up in East Texas, John Henry has wonderful memories of summer picnics, county fairs and great barbeque. His strive for perfection and superb taste are the […]

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Sag Harbor. An Elegantly Hand-Crafted Collection.

Sag Harbor. An Elegantly Hand-Crafted Collection.

Kingsley-Bate’s Sag Harbor collection is hand-woven in a premium extra-large fiber, making for heavier and more substantial seating than standard outdoor wicker. Chairs pair beautifully with an assortment of teak tables. This collection includes lounge & dining chairs, sofas, rockers, sectionals, ottomans, side tables and more. Featured (top to bottom): Dining Arm Chair // Dining […]

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Estate-Scaled & Irresistibly Cushioned Seating

Estate-Scaled & Irresistibly Cushioned Seating

Sink into the estate-scaled, irresistibly cushioned Ventura Seating Collection by Gloster. An ideal addition to any patio, this classically elegant collection offers the ultimate in both comfort and style. Relax and recline with masterful craftsmanship, all built to last for years to come. Teak wood is rich in oil, finely grained, and precisely fashioned with […]

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