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Weekend Reading: Get Well Soon

Turns out that history’s worst plagues were fascinating.

May 25, 2017

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One and Done: 7 Dresses

For your everyday life, dresses that can meet the demands.

May 23, 2017

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Weekend Reading: Standard Deviation

Audra is irrepressible. Her husband is not. What ensues is hilarious . . . and sometimes tender.

May 18, 2017

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Green Acre #54: Making Something From Nothing

Why buy flats of begonias when so many more interesting plants to be gathered, or purloined by stem or seed?

May 17, 2017

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The Summer of 2017: What to Wear to a Wedding

You’re a guest at wedding and flummoxed by what to wear? We’ve got some suggestions.

May 16, 2017

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cat love

Cats vs. People

Ever see a cat with a tattoo? That explains a lot.

May 14, 2017

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Weekend Reading: The Good Assassin

Everything is up for grabs in 1950s Cuba, including the lives of US operatives.

May 11, 2017

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Green Acre #53: A Garden Feast for Mothers (and Others)

Planting, reading or just drooling, there’s a flowery future for Mom.

May 10, 2017

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What We Think Mom Wants

Mother’s Day is Sunday. So, remember your mama.

May 9, 2017

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The Sketchy Benefits of Charcoal Products

On a quest to find a plastic-free toothbrush, our well-being editor comes across a slew of charcoal-containing products that may not live up to their hype.

May 8, 2017

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Glass Sculptures in the Garden

Glass artist Dale Chihuly lights up The New York Botanical Garden.

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Bridge Speak

Playing bridge requires speaking a different language.

May 7, 2017

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2017 Kips Bay Showhouse

As always, the Kips Bay decorator showhouse has lots of ideas.

May 6, 2017

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Weekend Reading: Rabbit Cake

Grief and dry humor make a compelling combination in this indie-press debut novel.

May 4, 2017

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Green Acre #52: Green with Envy Over Yellowwood

Never heard of a yellowwood tree? They’re in their full glory now at the National Arboretum.

May 3, 2017

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Selling the Family Jewels

Here’s what to do with (and how to think about) the stuff Aunt Emily left behind.

May 2, 2017

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Pulp Fashion: The Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave

Belgian paper artist Isabelle de Borchgrave makes a princess’s portrait at the Frick come alive.

May 1, 2017

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The "Seam House" from 1814 has a new rear addition and a modern family kitchen.

2017 Georgetown House Tour, Saturday, April 29

The homes featured showcase history in the re-making.

April 26, 2017

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