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Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/12/30

Family fun for the weekend Head to the museum Get the family out of the house by sending them to […]

This tree peony had 10-inch-wide blossoms. Photo by Henry Homeyer.
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Mulching and composting

Little snow means more work in the garden Although we had a little snow on the ground for much of […]

archway covered in white lights at entrance to light show
Outdoors

Lighting up the night

LaBelle Winery creates a winter light show By Paula Constance news@hippopress.com Decorative lights continue at LaBelle Winery’s Derry location with […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/12/23

Family fun for the weekend See Santa • As of Dec. 20 a few slots were still open for Santa’s […]

5 paperwhite bulbs in a soupbowl with gravel
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Winter plantings

Enjoy paperwhites and amaryllis indoors As winter drags along, I long for warm sun and green plants surrounding me outdoors. […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/12/16

Family fun for the weekend Ho ho ho holidays The holiday happenings — plays, concerts, Santa appearances and more! — […]

dog on leash sitting in snowy yard beside kale plants
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

In praise of kale

Why the misunderstood veggie is a hero Like Rodney Dangerfield, kale doesn’t get enough respect. I’ve been told that it […]

Purple flowered plant with dark bushy leaves, in pot on table inside
Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Dark days of winter

How to make them a little brighter This is the darkest time of the year: Not only are the days […]

Family Fun / Outdoors

Kiddie Pool 21/12/09

Family fun for the weekend Holiday happenings The Nov. 25 issue was our big Holiday Guide issue, packed full of […]

3 photos of books about hiking
Cover Stories / Featured Content / Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Gift Guide – A gift guide for hikers

Gear, good reads and great ideas for kids By Dan Szczesny While the cold season and its wind chills, frost […]

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