A decadent dessert to celebrate summer.
The challenges and rewards of starting a new rose garden after moving.
The passive voice has its place – but we should watch out when it shows up in the wrong place in news stories.
Does Michael Bay’s ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon,’ roll out an epic 3D blockbuster experience? Or is the movie just scrap metal? Read the review.
A gardener trades concrete bunnies for one-of-a-kind handmade garden art.
Seeing pictures of David Howard dahlia in some garden books lead to a search to find it. It turned out to be just as appealing as expected.
A cool, creamy soup made with crookneck squash and buttermilk.
A spate of articles and blog posts suggests that Americans are adopting British rules for commas and periods with quotation marks; the Monitor's language columnist isn't sure she buys it.
Actaea racemosa (Cimicifuga) has a number of common names, including fairy candles. Its large size makes this native plant a dramatic choice to grow in shade.
The plants make all the difference in this attractive water feature.