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Fall/Winter 2022 Issue

Comforting stories to celebrate the magic of the season.

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Comfort: that’s the magic of the holiday season and the theme behind our Fall/Winter 2022 issue of Coming Home magazine. This issue of our magazine for homeowners is packed with fall and winter lifestyle articles that we hope bring you much-deserved peace, comfort, and joy. 

A Fire That’s So Delightful (P. 9)

Few things symbolize the holiday season like the glow of a warm and crackling fire. The fireplace gives you a cozy, safe feeling that’s kept up by good maintenance and proper preparation. Follow these fireplace maintenance tips to ensure your fireplace is always an area of comfort and joy.

Herbs for the Holidays (P. 18)

Instead of reaching for dried spices when cooking this winter, consider a different approach: growing your own herbs. Taking that extra step shows others how much thought you put into creating a meal. Level up your festive feasts with tips for using and planting popular winter herbs like:

  • Parsley
  • Sage
  • Thyme
  • Rosemary
  • Oregano

Comfort & Joy (P. 20)

While it may be the most wonderful time of the year, it’s also the most stressful. Whether you’re worried about buying gifts, planning gatherings, or ensuring everything is just right while creating memories, the hustle and bustle of the holiday season can be overwhelming. However, there are ways to combat all the pressure that comes with the holidays and maintain your wintertime well-being. Read this article for five common holiday stressors and how to manage holiday stress.

Giftable Goodies (P. 28)

Discover yummy recipes that are great for gifting. Your friends, family, and neighbors are sure to adore these sweet and savory sharable treats. Our easy holiday snack recipes include:

  • Peppermint Bark
  • Spiced Nuts
  • Caramel Corn

Toy Drive Done Right (P. 30)

Opening presents is a holiday joy for many kids. This season is special, but it can be tough for families who don’t have the means to provide gifts and toys. Hosting a toy drive in your community is one simple way you can help make holiday magic happen for kids in need. Rally your neighbors and learn how to start a community toy drive.