Home & Garden
Step into the some of the most beautiful and charming homes and gardens on the island through beautiful photography and descriptive writing. Make yourself at home!
Many of us dream of the day we can build or renovate a home that reflects our personal style. How our homes are designed and laid out says a lot about who we are and how we prefer to live. The right...read more
Landscaping with Stone
Whether it’s a space for relaxation, entertainment or play, your yard and the surrounding landscape make a statement. While many people think of lawns and gardens when it comes to...read more
We live on an island immersed in history. Streets are paved with cobblestones, and historic houses still stand stalwart, first against sea winds and salt air, and then against the flush and fury of...read more
There’s a cornucopia of other vegetables, fruits and agricultural products grown on the island too, and Sustainable Nantucket wants to make sure you know about them all. That’s where its Nantucket Grown...read more
When watercolor artist Barbara van Winkelen first came to Nantucket more than 40 years ago from her home in Windsor, Connecticut, she never dreamed she would own a house here.
Like many artists before...read more
As autumn draws to a close and the days gradually, inexorably loan minutes of daylight to the spring, we sink into
the shorter days of winter and begin to regenerate. Heading toward the Christmas season,...read more
When Jay Hanley left his career in finance to become a builder, he brought a great deal of business savvy to his new endeavor. But before opening his own contracting business, he worked for other builders...read more
Having deer come into our yards and eat our tulips is probably our biggest problem with these lovely flowers on Nantucket, although by 1637, tulip mania became enough of a problem to the Dutch that it...read more
Originally built in 1830, this little gem of a house is just one of three homes located on a sweet in-town lane off Union Street. A lovely lady named Maude Jackson occupied the house for many years. She...read more
If it’s Sunday morning, and if the weather is even moderately acceptable for working outdoors, you will find John and Judy Lochtefeld at the Nantucket Community Garden. The owners of three plots at this...read more