Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Best Plants For Shaded Spaces

Not all of us have the luxury of a big plot of land just begging to be turned into a lush garden. One of the best things about having a garden in the city is that big or small, you … Continue reading

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How to Care for Those Lovely Lilacs

“Now that lilacs are in bloom, she has a bowl of lilacs in her room.” – T.S. Eliot It wouldn’t be springtime without the lovely aroma of newly blossoming lilacs wafting through the air. When I was growing up, my … Continue reading

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MoMA Celebrates its Annual Party in the Garden

Earlier this week, prominent philanthropists, members of the art world, and New York’s elite gathered at the Museum of Modern Art’s Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden to celebrate the museum’s annual Party in the Garden. A lavish affair set inside … Continue reading

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Garden-Inspired Mother’s Day Gifts

When I was growing up, the only thing my mom wanted on Mother’s Day was to be left alone to toil in her garden. Okay, and maybe a specially made breakfast in bed. Each year, we would go to the … Continue reading

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