ON OUR RADAR
Faces, places, treasures, and trends that caught our attention
STACEY MATTHEWS, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CONSTANCE SCHIANO
STACEY MATTHEWS, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CONSTANCE SCHIANO
Washington resident and powerhouse broker Stacey Matthews recently sat down with Happening in the Hills in her light-filled home to talk about lifestyle, fashion and country life.
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Where do you go when you've fallen in love with the Litchfield Hills? We asked some of the area's residents to share their personal favorites.
PETER MONTGOMERY, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CONSTANCE SCHIANO.
PETER MONTGOMERY, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CONSTANCE SCHIANO.
With today's interest in home gardening, Peter Montgomery believes that "home orchards" are the next logical step. He is on a mission to help home owners in reviving old apple trees, planting new orchards, and maintaining them.
Guest Bloggers
Lisa Fielding
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Happy Thanksgiving – Please pass the lasagna!
Lisa Fielding talks about what you should make on Thanksgiving Eve, when you’re up to your elbows in pots and pans, exhausted from cooking, and need your own delicious home-cooked dinner to revive your spirits for the big day ahead.
 
Lisa Fielding
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Local Arts and Culture
Jessica Jane has a solo show at EBK [small works] gallery in Hartford this month, Cary Smith is at the Aldrich museum in Roxbury, Amelia de Neergard and Monica Bock at Five Points Gallery in Torrington, Lisa Brody’s drawings at The Switch Factory Studio in Bantam, and Ian Ingersoll exhibits paintings by Don Bracken alongside his contemporary and Shaker-reproduction furniture in Cornwall.
 
Everyday Mystic
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Weeds
Theresa Joseph contemplates: Can weeds have a place in our lives?
Views & Vistas
Natural beauty, stunning landscapes by local artists
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Featured Artist: Mike Yamin