Kara Baskin

Home & Property

The Teardown Wars

Inside the knock-down, drag-out brawl for the soul of the suburbs.

Arts & Entertainment

Are You Old Boston or New Boston?

Take this quiz to find out!

Home & Property

Room to Roam

Interior designer Kristina Crestin remakes a rambling North Shore home for a big, active family.

complexion

Best Face Forward

Life before the wedding can wreak havoc on your complexion. Here, local experts recommend last-minute fixes for three common skin-care emergencies. by Kara Baskin

Aisles With Style

Stylish spots to say "I do."

The Complexion Countdown

How to beat blemishes before the big day.