Category Archives: Home, Garden, Design

New Lebanon Library Mascot Contest

The New Lebanon Library is looking for a new mascot, and area students are invited to submit their own designs. The winning mascot designer will receive a $50 Amazon Card, and a plush version of their winning mascot. The contest is … Continue reading

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Berkshire Botanical Garden: Annual Winter Lecture, Jan 13, 2018

The Berkshire Botanical Garden’s 21st annual Winter Lecture is titled “The New Shade Garden: Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change”. Continue reading

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Capital Region Fall Home Show, October 13 – 15, 2017

The Capital Region Home Show returns! The Fall Home Show is a great resource for anyone who is currently renovating a home, planning their next project, or just daydreaming of ways to improve a space. As of today (DATE) there are close to … Continue reading

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The 2017 Fall Foliage Map

Want to know when the peak leaf-peeping time is in your area? Check out the 2017 Fall Foliage Map. It’s an interactive, online map that bills itself as the ultimate visual planning guide to the annual progressive changing of the leaves. … Continue reading

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It’s Not Too Late to Book an August Rental in The Berkshires

Looking for a last minute getaway for August? This private home is nestled in the wooded foothills of The Berkshires. The home is very secluded, while still being close to attractions, shopping, and summer destinations. Just a few minutes drive to … Continue reading

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Hillsdale Historic House Tour Visits Future Historic Houses

Hillsdale’s Historic House Tour returns with a twist. This year the tour will visit six “future historic houses”: examples of exemplary 21st century design, and highly energy efficient and green building. The houses range from the boxy and sleek to … Continue reading

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At Berkshire Botanical Garden: ‘PlayDate’ Designers Re-Imagine Play House Structures

Nine local designers and builders interpret play house structures for Berkshire Botanical Garden’s summer exhibition, “PlayDate: Playhouses in the Garden”. The PlayDate structures vary in size and theme, from a medieval fortress, to an outdoor transparent “play room” and a … Continue reading

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