Home & Decor


High-Wattage Design

These days, with improved lighting technologies but also increasingly complicated buying options, achieving a successful home lighting scheme is no small feat, which is…


Party Time

Mastering the art of summer entertaining. By Rachael Devaney When spring showers wash away winter’s remnants, southern New Englanders look for ways to step…

Travel & Entertainment


Summer Lovin’

Tips on landing the perfect vacation rental. By Lou Sullivan Photos Courtesy OldCape Sotheby’s International Realty Summer vacations provide lifelong memories. Lazy days spent…

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The Write Stuff

Good reads by local authors THE BOSTON GIRL Anyone who has participated in a book club during the past two decades is familiar with…

Food & Restaurants

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Best Brews of Rhode Island

COFFEE EXCHANGE The typical crowd is a mix of college students and working types; at night, after dinner, restaurant goers swing through (it stays…

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Feel-Good Food

A restaurant for every craving The chance to go out to dinner presents itself, and this is how the conversation starts: “What do you…