French country cooking is definited by simplicity.  And like most things French, it's also elegant - an agrarian elegance.  Every region of France is revered for its distinct ingredients and the farmer's table is a celebration of that bounty.  For autumn, I've gathered recipes that are quintessentially French and very much in season.  They are dishes that can be prepared with ease using fall ingredients that aren't hard to find.
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With a room as functional as the kitchen, the wish list must merge with practicality and good design principles. “Good form follows function,” says Starck. “You’ve got to figure out all the functional preferences first and then address how the aesthetics will balance to that.” He continues, “In the old space . . . the range was off-centered, which looked odd. I recommended that they center the range and relocate the refrigerator from the range wall over to the left wall.” 

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Sale and listing activity continues to follow historical averages. Home buyer and seller activity in the Greater Vancouver housing market continues to far outpace 2012, yet is in line with the region’s 10-year averages.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,483 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in September 2013. This represents a 63.8 per cent increase compared to the 1,516 sales recorded in September 2012, and a 1.2 per cent decline compared to the 2,514 sales in August 2013

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