Fruin Farmhouse at North Brooklyn Farms by Matthew Pugliese

Get Colorful Inspiration from North Brooklyn Farms and Tom Fruin

Bright colorful glass houses are an exciting urban and artistic twist on an old garden standard.  The familiarly known Fruin Farmhouse - also called Kolonihavehus was made ...
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A visit to the Garden in the Woods - columbine

A Visit to The Garden In the woods

Dear Friends, Would you like to take a tour of the New England Wild Flower Society’s Garden In The Woods with me? I visited last ...
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The books you need to be a successful garden maker

The Books You Need to be a Successful Garden Maker

Years ago I wrote a post about the 8 books every garden creator should own.  I've revisited it a few times since and found little ...
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A nationwide guide to finding unique regional heirloom apples

Where to Discover the Unique Joy of Regional Heirloom Apples

Before moving to New England, my apple repertoire was limited. Growing up in Colorado, I can be excused for not knowing that there was more ...
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La Fomentera Garden of Juan Montoya - A stunning woodland reguge in the Hudson valley of New York.

Steal a Look at Juan Montoya’s Stunning Stone Garden

La Formentera is the woodland refuge of interior designer Juan Montoya. Located about an hour north of New York City in the Hudson River valley, ...
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WWOOFing The Lost Coast - A Travel Essay

WWOOFing On the Lost Coast

With the sun setting over the Pacific just beyond the mighty outcroppings of rock and groves of fir and redwood, we welcomed the adrenaline rush ...
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