Bypassing the mass produced, artisan and blogger Alessandra Taccia of La Casita hones in on the little things in life. Her own home is an unassuming work in progress that's full of personality and soul.
While we've been in the kitchen all week on Remodelista, Gardenista has gone deep into Mr. McGregor territory, exploring the no-dig vegetable patch, trugs and harvest baskets, herb markers, and how to grow the vegetable known as "the honey underground."
How hard can if be to generate no garbage? What seemed like a relatively easy exercise in restraint and conscious consumerism proved a much bigger task when I challenged my family to a week of trash-free living. Here's what happened.
On our coffee table right now: The Inspired Home: Nests of Creatives, an eye-opening look at a variety of stylish approaches to living. We especially like the Danish country house of Ditte Isager, the book's photographer. Here are some highlights.
People with eat-in kitchens always describe them as the heart of the house. It's easy to see why. Here are 10 standout examples, including actress Julianne Moore's parlor converted into a glamorous family kitchen.