Living the Maine life: A small, passive-solar home brings retirement security to a Parsonsfield couple.
Peonies have brightened June at Gilsland Farm for nearly 100 years. Maine Audubon’s peony garden will be at its peak mid-month.
A Scarborough couple follows their fond memories to a home at Higgins Beach.
Spring in Maine, as E.B. White observed, is a haphazard season, best described in anecdotes.
Nine steps to a healthy and lush organically grown lawn.
Novelist and gardener Richard Grant says it’s still a fine time of year to sow your dream garden.
Got 100-year-old shoes in your walls? Beneath layers of wallpaper and dropped ceilings lie clues to your old home’s hidden story.
A eclectic live/work space in one of Portland’s emerging creative neighborhoods.
A family home in Northport filled with art and books.
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An 18th-century home in Wiscasset is filled with contemporary design elements and textural art.
A 1980s Cape is redesigned to take full advantage of its perch on a sinuous waterway in Camden.