Winter activities to enjoy the outdoors

Winter activities to enjoy the outdoors

Each year, as we mark the Winter Solstice, the first day of the new season, we anxiously anticipate the initial snowfall of the season. Not the flurries, or the light coating of fluffy flakes, but the storm that coats the city with clusters of glistening ice, bringing...
Making (local) memories on Memorial Day

Making (local) memories on Memorial Day

This month, we observe Memorial Day, a holiday recognized on the last Monday of May to honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives while serving in the United States armed forces. While it can be sombering to remember the lives lost, Memorial Day also marks a...
Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

Garden growing: Developing your green thumb

It all begins with a tiny seed. Sown in soil beneath the earth, until one day, like magic, it springs from the dirt. With its awakening comes sustenance, a pop of color, a familiarity. Whether planting a herb or vegetable garden, or sprucing up your yard with a flock...