The mantelpiece gets the full treatment: a boa of peacock and ostrich feathers, with birds and butterflies, all faux of course, illuminated by tea lights. / Photo by Stephanie Cavanaugh. The banister in the front hallway simply cannot be ignored. Glitter birds chatter on their way up the stairs, gripping the fresh greens discarded by [...]
December 4, 2019
When you can’t garden, you can dream, with the help of Linda O’Keeffe’s new book.
November 13, 2019
A little planting and a lotta lifting will ensure next year’s floral bounty.
November 6, 2019
Get them delivered (in NYC) or grow your own.
October 30, 2019
Fancy floral arrangements hold creative possibilities.
October 23, 2019
There’s a lot to be said for this root. About 800 words’ worth.
October 16, 2019
A field guide to luck and four-leaf clovers.
October 9, 2019
In the garden, it’s time to talk of cabbages and things.
October 2, 2019
This pond ain’t big enough for both of us!
September 25, 2019
Free yoga classes, good food, a winery and immaculate waterfront are just four reasons to head to Yards Park.
September 18, 2019
Harvey Ladew’s creation is worth a trip from most anywhere.
September 11, 2019
Mice are a problem only if you think they are.
September 4, 2019
Bananas come from . . . banana trees!? Who knew?
August 28, 2019
A reporter helped a horticulturalist restore Hawaii’s tropical treasures.
August 21, 2019
When it’s hotter than hot, break out the basil.
August 14, 2019
Ponds are lovely. Just ignore the milk crate.
August 7, 2019
Why is Margot sad while Phyllis thrives?
July 31, 2019
When in doubt, plant one. Or two.
July 24, 2019