Home and Garden

Open Invitation

With the help of designers Desi McAlister of Kitchen & Bath Galleries and Donna Gates Davis of Design Works Studio, the Spivaks finally decided…

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Pretty in Purple

Reds, yellows, oranges — these are the bright colors of the coming autumn in the garden. And so is purple. Yes, purple, which is…

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Blueberry Peach Crumb Cake

The blueberries and peaches add the perfect touch to this old-fashioned dessert! Wonderful by itself, but even better with a dollop of my Cinnamon…

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Tortellini Salad

This pasta salad is always requested at family gatherings, especially my son Nate’s birthday cookout — a tradition in our family since his birthday…

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Comfortable Eclectic

Building a brand-new home is a dream for many, but filling that home in style can turn extra square footage into a nightmare. Doug…

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Home Tour: Outdoor Living

No one turns down an invitation to Matt and Karen Posner’s backyard pizza parties, in their new outdoor living area, complete with a wood-burning…

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