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March/April 2014 Issue Archive

“My New England” Photo Contest Winners | Slide Show of Images

14 votes, 4.79 avg. rating (94% score)

We’re happy to share the 2013 “My New England” Photo Contest winners and honorable mentions in the following slideshow.... Read More »

2013 Boston Marathon | The Memories We Choose

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

Yes, terror and chaos came to the finish line of the Boston Marathon. But what came after can... Read More »

2014 Home & Garden Awards

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We scoured New England to find our favorite shops, plants, nurseries, birdhouses, containers, and even restaurant plots. So... Read More »

2014 New England Flower Shows & Festivals

2014 New England Flower Shows & Festivals

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

A selection of popular New England flower shows and festivals for 2014. Make a weekend of it!  ... Read More »

A Rose Glossary

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Earth-Kind: Special designation created by Texas AgriLife Extension Service to recognize roses that demonstrate superior pest resistance and... Read More »

Beanhole Beans | Best Cook

3 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (89% score)

Tom Curren’s beanhole beanfest pays homage to a logging-camp favorite. When Tom Curren sets out to make his... Read More »

Best 5 Revolutionary War Sites in New England

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Norman Desmarais frequently escapes into the 18th century for reenactments, Colonial fairs, heritage days, school presentations, and talks.... Read More »

Best Flower & Vegetable Varieties | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Looking for some help in planning a successful New England flower or vegetable garden? Here are the winners... Read More »

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Accessories Shops | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

Want to accessorize your garden in one fell swoop? From antique birdbaths to terra-cotta pots, these shops have... Read More »

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Garden Ornaments & Furniture | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

With your garden planted and blooming, it’s time to add the finishing touches! From colorful pots and picket... Read More »

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

Best Restaurant Gardens | 2014 Home & Garden Awards

3 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (74% score)

What could be better for a restaurant than an on-site garden? With menu ingredients just a few feet... Read More »

Cornbread | Recipe with a History

Cornbread | Recipe with a History

4 votes, 4.25 avg. rating (83% score)

Celebrating the sweet culinary heritage of a native New England staple. Following the Pilgrims’ first winter in Plymouth... Read More »

Do Dogs Grieve? | Mary’s Farm

Do Dogs Grieve? | Mary’s Farm

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

Even when Mayday came limping toward her end the fall before last, Harriet gave me a clue to... Read More »

Everdeen | When My Father Calls

12 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (92% score)

Sometimes peanuts and patience can help a heart mend. My father keeps an aluminum can of peanuts on... Read More »

Foolproof Roses | Winter-Hardy Varieties

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

Rose envy may be a thing of the past with these winter-hardy varieties. Not far from Mark Twain’s... Read More »

Gordon and Mary Hayward’s Vermont Farmhouse | The Gardener’s House

11 votes, 3.91 avg. rating (78% score)

Over the past 30 years, a famous garden designer and his wife have transformed a dilapidated Vermont farmhouse... Read More »

Hardy Roses | A Beginner’s Shopping List

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Roses belong to an enormous family called Rosaceae, encompassing thousands of plant species from apples to strawberries. Here... Read More »

Hope Murphy’s Italian Sausage Zucchini Soup

17 votes, 4.24 avg. rating (84% score)

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How to Make a New House Look Old | Advice from Bob Vila

3 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (94% score)

Bob Vila is the former host of several home-improvement TV programs, including This Old House and Bob Vila’s... Read More »

In the Spotlight | Alyson Horrocks

17 votes, 4.88 avg. rating (96% score)

Born and raised in California, Alyson Horrocks moved to New England with her husband and four children in... Read More »

Nantucket Daffodil Festival | One Million Daffodils

Nantucket Daffodil Festival | One Million Daffodils

2 votes, 3.50 avg. rating (72% score)

The man with the daffodil head wrap was impossible to ignore. There he sat, big smile, friendly wave,... Read More »

Nantucket Resources | When you go to Nantucket

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Use this list of Nantucket resources to plan your next trip to the island. Affordable Rentals 6 South... Read More »

New England Garden Ideas | Two Gardens for all Seasons

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Plan your garden well, and you’ll enjoy beauty in spring, summer, fall, and winter. Get started using these... Read More »

New London, New Hampshire | Could You Live Here?

New London, New Hampshire | Could You Live Here?

10 votes, 4.60 avg. rating (90% score)

New London, New Hampshire, is an inviting college town surrounded by lakes and mountains. In New London, trees... Read More »

Patti Mitchem’s Pork & White Bean Chili

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

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Pez | History and Trivia

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Manufactured in Orange, Connecticut, since 1974, some 3 billion PEZ candies are gobbled up annually—and that’s just the... Read More »

PoemCity | Here in New England

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

It sounds like the start of a joke: A man walks into a poem. Except … that’s what... Read More »



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