Home & Garden


Styling the Sandhills in a Second Career

And how a mentorship moved the needle

Plant a Tree

These backyard friends will grow along with you

An Outdoor Space that Restores the Soul

Landscape Inspires Water, Structural and Entertainment Features

Build a Better Bed

Styling your bedroom for a good night’s sleep

The Inspired Garden

Playfulness in your own private paradise

A Ranch-style House Opens Up with Artisan Flourish

Karen’s Cottage ~ A Pineland Retreat

Reaching New Heights

The climbing, trailing, elegant vine


Downtown Living in Southern Pines

Let the Light In

Harness the power of interior design to boost your wellness


Garden Scents

Botanical fragrances to help you relax and unwind

A Craftsman’s Dream

A furniture maker’s slow transformation of a 218-year-old “little slice of time”

Blooming Buddy

Hybrid plants can add color to your winter garden

A Southerner’s Lucky Charm

Health, wealth, and happiness in the New Year

The Friendly Comfort of French Country

An international interior designer shares insights from her native French wheelhouse

Voices, Unexplained Movements, Apparitions

The ghosts of Campbell House

Time to Dig Into Natives

The coevolutionary science behind planting native trees and shrubs

Salt of the Earth

A house made for a chef

Basil Pestare

One of the best ways to use basil is in pesto, and it’s so simple to make.

Backyard Chickens are Hatching

Domesticity inspires a new family pastime

Homeschool Inspiration from the Trenches

A few helpful insights on distance learning

‘Birdscaping’ Your Backyard

Creating private bird B&Bs