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Whenever friends ask me about my garden I tend to respond with deprecation and complaint. I might say it’s dry as a bone (despite the rain); there are more weeds the size of semis with taproots … more
The winter moth scourge is ravaging area trees this spring but birds are coming to the rescue. Steve Johnson of Little Compton took this picture of a boat-tailed grackle with an overflowing mouthful … more
At a certain point during the mania of spring I begin to feel very conflicted about summer. I can’t resist looking forward to my August vacation with the impatient ardor of bone-deep … more
If you have been reading this column for more than a month or two you know my greatest garden goal is to eradicate what’s left of the lawn. So unless I’ve confessed this before and … more
There’s a bug going around. A virus as common as a cold and as unsettling as the flu, though much less disgusting and debilitating. Its symptoms include distraction, free-range anxiety, … more
I spent the entire Sunday of the time change outdoors soaking up the sun, holding sweet and earthy scents in my nose, listening to birds compete for attention, and gardening as if it’s spring. … more
Joel Huval shows up at his front door, three dogs rustling around his feet, with a smile as large as the muscles straining beneath his fitted T-shirt. more
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Have you been thinking about buying a home? Have you been looking? We want to help, East Bay Events is throwing a House Party for prospective home buyers. Join us for this free evening out with local real estate experts — in a relaxed atmosphere. more
Most professions and pastimes require some specialized accoutrement to facilitate the activities involved: we all have work clothes and play clothes. I feel lucky because my closet has little … more
Q. I recently had lunch at a Korean restaurant where all of their tea pots and dishes were made of this lovely black pottery. What is it and can you tell me anything about it? A.From your description, it sounds like Japanese Raku pottery. … more
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