Home and Garden

Home and Garden

It started with a fireplace. Stephen and Ann Aylward were living in a traditional house with a gas fireplace, and building codes wouldn’t allow...

A comment I hear all of the time is “wow, I bet your house is super organized.” To which I always reply “well, it’s...

In many ways, September is a season of sign ups. This month inundates us with opportunities to volunteer at school, with sports and with...

  Beyond the woods, nestled along Bolin Creek off of Homestead Road in Carrboro is the picturesque community of Winmore, a haven of new homes...

There’s a reason why as many as 55% of Americans don’t use all of their vacation time … post-trip reentry is rough! We are...

This story originally appeared in our March 2015 issue. Like many first-time homebuyers, Alex and Kate Sayre had criteria in mind that they were unwilling...

It’s the last week of school around here which means we’re all going to our 7th end of the year banquet, consuming our third...

Walking into the foyer is like exhaling a deep breath: relaxing and grounding and blithe. The palette is neutral, and the vibe is hip and...

Much has been written about the struggles of being chronically late. Time management professionals offer loads of advice for those who hit snooze too...

This story originally was published in our March 2015 issue. Somewhere between strolling Copenhagen’s streets and dinner parties with Danish friends, Ivy Simon dreamed up...