En plein air: The Pink House and Other Spots to Paint the Town in New England

10 places to paint the town (or the beach, or the mountains) - The Boston Globe

Pack up your easel, watercolors, and brushes, and seek out these 10 summer spots that speak to painters – whether you’re a Matisse, think you’re a Matisse, or are nowhere near a Matisse (and are OK with that).


Need Comfort Food?

These are turbulent times . Thankfully, there’s comfort food. Maybe it’s not the healthiest of cuisine, but it sure is good for the soul. Here’s where to get a hug in the form of a favorite food in Boston restaurants. Some of these classic dishes have a creative twist, but nothing totally out of your comfort zone.



Flour Bakery sticky buns.





Happy National Lobster Day!

top lobster rolls

Lobster roll is a taste of summer. Here’s my Open Table piece for where you can get a great lobster roll from coast to coast.