Byline: By TRACEE M. HERBAUGH

There are jigsaw puzzle nights at coffee shops and libraries. Puzzle groups and puzzle games online. Hand-cut wooden puzzles that cost thousands of...

Last summer, I cleaned out the house where my Grandma lived for 60 years.Every nook and cranny was filled with something – papers, mugs, old...

It’s that holiday-card time of year again.But before you open up the address book or spreadsheet, read up on some modern etiquette for addressing...

Houseplants are a quick and easy way to dress your home in autumnal color.Anthuriums can add hues of pink, red or white. The philodendron’s...

Realism of glass flowers still dazzles

10/31/19

Tucked inside a museum on the Harvard University campus is a gallery teeming with plants so lifelike in appearance you’d be forgiven for swearing...

Plant lovers find each other at swap

8/5/19

Plant lovers have long gotten together to trade seeds and growing advice, and the latest generation is following suit with modern plant swaps.The...

As an adolescent Jehovah’s Witness, Amber Scorah knocked on plenty of doors and assigned each house a two- or three-letter code.NH for not home; B...

Memoir testament to power of good parents

5/17/19

Dustin Lance Black’s new memoir hooks readers right off the bat by describing the moment his beloved mother might die.The beginning of Mama’s Boy...

An expired date on an egg carton. Browning avocados. The Chinese takeout from last week. They’re all foods likely destined for the trash.If you’re...

When actor Billy Porter unveiled his combination tuxedo-ball gown at the Oscars last month, it got people talking.Porter, the black and gay...

There are plenty of reasons to fix or replace windows, but wintry temperatures push many homeowners to get the job done.Besides the discomfort they...

Living in a 17th century house has its tradeoffs

10/16/18

What does it take to make a 17th century house livable today? Ask Barbara Kurze, who lives at the James Blake House, which the Boston Landmarks...

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