On the Vineyard, a club of dedicated horticulturists practices the ancient and meticulous skill of growing trees in miniature.

By Sally Bennett


Adam and Gabrielle Spiegel bought a run-down former wayside tavern in West Tisbury. Though the restoration of the property and its majestic walls is finally complete, Adam Spiegel may be seeing it for the last time.

By Brooks Robards


In the midst of winter some of us dream big garden dreams. And we start out with the best of intentions, we really do. Come July, though, we might just be overwhelmed by the gardening equivalent of eyes-being-bigger-than-stomachs, and a mess of weeds and tangled flowers. What’s a desperate gardener to do?

By Laura D. Roosevelt


Chances are, if you’re a year-rounder, you know the house we are talking about.

By Louisa Hufstader


Caretakers, property managers, and everything in between.

By Mary Breslauer


Chilmark’s Joe Chapman is not your average home gardener.

By Louisa Hufstader


An architect and his partner transform a thousand-square-foot cottage in Vineyard Haven.

By Landry Harlan


On Chilmark Pond, one family proves that less is still more.

By Erin Ryerson