Julie Suratt

Real New England Weddings: Newport, R.I.

Taryn Berk & Marvin Degon IVJune 22, 2008Belle Mer Island House, Newport, R.I. Photographs by Kristin Spencer Photography  Hockey player Marvin Degon has a passion for two things: the ice, and his new wife, Taryn. After his first pro road…

Double Trouble

Massachusetts has the highest rate of twin births in the nation. In and around Boston, it feels more like an epidemic. Which has this proud and very, very tired mother of twins wondering: is this a good thing—for anyone?

Peak Season

Most of us have a favorite mountain that lures us to its slopes winter after winter. We're intimately familiar with the twists and turns of its runs, the speed of its lifts, and the softness of its barstools. It's comfortable,…