guides

Home & Property

An Open Concept Kitchen in Needham

Architect Jacob Lilley opens up the heart of the home to green space with retractable doors and and an open back wall. Dinner al fresco, anyone?

Home & Property

A Gray Kitchen in Westwood

Contemporary charcoal cabinetry, a warm ceramic backsplash, and a stained-walnut island help make up this freshly renovated basement space that’s perfect for entertaining.

Home & Property

A Neutral Kitchen in Newton

An eclectic mix of materials were used in the revamp of this airy Newton kitchen, designed by Jennifer Stuart, of Metropolitan Cabinets & Countertops.

Home & Property

A Minimalist Kitchen in the South End

Location: Boston Size: 180 square feet After renovating most of the unit on his own, the owner of this 1,050-square-foot South End townhouse enlisted Boston-based I-Kanda Architects […]

Home & Property

A Seaside Kitchen in Gloucester

Sleek, hardware-free cabinets and wood-like finishes lends a “beachy feel” to this Gloucester kitchen.

Home & Property

Kitchens Guide 2018

Five outside-the-box projects offer fresh inspiration.

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Wellness

Your Ultimate Guide to Boston Running Routes By Distance

It’s no secret that Boston is one of the best cities to lace up your sneakers and hit the ground running. The city has been […]

Travel

Our Day Trip Guide to Rockport

We all need a break from city life sometimes, if even just for a few hours. Our day trip guides highlight all of the gems […]

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Restaurants

Boston Picnic Guide: Where to Order, and Where to Eat

These seven Boston-area restaurants make it easy to have a gourmet meal en plein air with picnic packages and catering options—and we made it easy to […]

Wellness

What’s In Season? Your Guide to Eating Local in Massachusetts This Year

Want to eat local and seasonal produce this year? Of course you do. Who wouldn’t? Food picked locally and at the seasonally appropriate time just tastes better—anyone […]

Home & Property

Baby’s First Auction: A Millennial’s Guide to Placing Your First Bid

Maybe you’ve seen it in movies—well-heeled collectors raising paddles to score prized paintings at auctions. While some auctions are like that, plenty of them are […]

News

A Guide to Boston Mothers’ Facebook Groups

Boston mothers’ groups have political sway, can rally their ranks at a moment’s notice, and have the power to make or break a local business with a single post. Here’s how to get on their good side.

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News

A Guide to Off-Leash Dog Parks in the Boston Area

From the Fens to the Esplanade and everywhere in between, Boston is chock-full of great paths for dog walkers—leash required. But sometimes, even city pups […]

Wellness

A Guide to Massachusetts Marathons Happening in Spring 2018

Always dream of running a marathon but not sure where to start? Your perfect race this spring is closer than you think.

Travel

Boston Traveler: Our Travel Guide to Savannah, Georgia

Head to the Hostess City for art, history, and southern hospitality.