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City Life

Should I Have Kids…Or Save the Planet?

When I made the decision two decades ago to become a parent, I didn’t think much about climate change. Living with my then-husband in Johannesburg, […]

Horticultural Hall
Home & Property

Discover the History behind Horticultural Hall

We’ve seen plenty of trend pieces about millennials’ love for plants. But today’s tenders of massive monsteras have nothing on the green-thumbed enthusiasts of centuries […]

Home & Property

Designer Lisa Miao Pulls off a Dramatic Kitchen Makeover

When Lisa Miao, who had been living in London for six years, learned that her husband’s job would take their growing family back to Boston, […]

Home & Property

Boston Architectural College’s Mahesh Daas Is on a Mission to Reshape Design Education

In 1990, Mahesh Daas became the first person in his family to get a college degree. Then, the following year, armed with a B.A. in […]

Home & Property

Peterman’s Boards and Bowls Takes an Eco-Friendly Approach to Crafting Kitchenware

Spencer Peterman moves through his Massachusetts home—a renovated 18th-century tavern in Gill, near the Vermont border—pointing out everything that he’s either reclaimed or restored. The […]

Home & Property

Textile Designer Ellisha Alexina Shares Her Favorite Things

Ellisha Alexina learned the art of textiles “the way an old-school craftsman was taught,” the fabric designer says. The central-Mass. native became immersed in techniques […]

Home & Property

Here’s a Peek at the 2020 Boston Home Rising Star Award Winners

Rising Star, Architect Atelier et Alia The philosophy behind Christina Marsh and Kristen Giannattasio’s three-and-a-half-year-old West Newton firm appears right in its name: Atelier, French […]

City Life

The Interview: Republican Presidential Hopeful Bill Weld

Presidential hopeful Bill Weld strides into his Boston campaign headquarters looking every bit the part of someone challenging Donald Trump for the Republican nomination: dark […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Interview: ATK Cohosts Bridget Lancaster and Julia Collin Davison

When Bostonians need to know how to debone a duck or make a tasty New Year’s Day brunch, most eyes turn to America’s Test Kitchen’s […]

Education

The Tragic, Enduring Legacy of Phoebe Prince

Sascha is a 14-year-old ninth grader at Needham High School. She plays volleyball for the freshman team and ballroom dances competitively. She loves history and […]

Weddings

This Couple Had a Backdrop of Bubbles at Their Low-Key City Hall Wedding

When Cathy Ho and Evan Nguyen decided to get married after nearly 15 years of dating, they knew that hosting a large celebration wasn’t their […]

Weddings

Boston Wedding Experts: Tips, Tricks, and Advice from the Pros

The Rentals Ace Whether you’re planning a backyard garden party or oceanside nuptials, Party Rental Ltd.’s Robin Legere will help select the perfect accessories for […]

Weddings

New England Wedding Venues

Hotels Whether it’s metropolitan glitz and glam or picturesque views of the Northeast’s natural beauty, New England’s top-notch hotels can fit any vision for your […]

Weddings

Real New England Weddings

Liz Wible & Conrad Chan August 2019 New Hampshire’s Gardens at Uncanoonuc Mountain Goffstown, New Hampshire Lauren Wilson & Zach Zulauf June 2019 Migis Lodge […]

Arts & Entertainment

Have You Heard the One about My Crippling Depression?

On the evening of October 11, 1993, 23-year-old would-be standup comedian Gary Gulman, a towering, well-put-together man from Peabody who had failed as a tight […]