Summer | Midwest Living

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Plain terra-cotta garden containers gain weathered-over-time style with our 3 easy techniques.
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Enjoy scenic views of bluffs, beaches and river valleys on these beautiful bike trails.
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Head to northeast Kansas, where cute shops, cozy B&Bs, ghostly tales and the legacy of Amelia Earhart breathe energy into historical streets.
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Illinois’ third-largest city spent years watching travelers whiz by on Interstate-90 on their way east to Chicago. Now, thanks to a revitalized downtown, an emerging foodie scene, new cultural...
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Create a water feature in your yard with our tips for plant choices and container styles.
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The purple blossoms of Midwest-hardy lavender varieties perfume landscapes, homes and cooking.
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The laid-back lakeside life of the Brainerd Lakes region has drawn families for generations. Discover why.
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Nautical details and kid-friendly design put the focus on family fun at this busy Nantucket-style lake home in northern Michigan.
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A tiny riverfront home in southwestern Michigan recaptures its original cottage character with paint, fabric and a floor plan overhaul.
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Roasted, glazed, served with maple thyme butter, mixed into soups, salads or hummus—these recipes all star vitamin-rich carrots.

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