Cassandra Dourth

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Make a Yule Vase Arrangement

Yesterday I made a Yule vase arrangement using things I’d collected from the garden. I used bare twigs and small pieces of Fir and Spruce branches, I …

Gift Guide: A Dream Starter Gardener Set

Remember your first garden? And how exciting it was to plant your first tulip, prune your first shrub, and water your first tomato plant? Now imagine …

Alphabet Gardens 2013 - Some awesome "A" properties

Alphabet Gardens, The Galloping Gardener, Best UK Gardens, Welsh Gardens, Scottish Gardens, Bloomsbury Set

Homemade alcohol: let's sloe down and talk about moonshine

Mark Diacono catches up with John Wright, a wild-food expert who also knows a thing or two about homemade booze<p>I have known John Wright a good many years, and you could count the times I've seen him without a drink on the fingers of one foot. By the same token, I've never seen him worse for wear. …

Alcohol

Required Reading: Virginia Woolf’s Garden

Virginia Woolf was too busy being a genius writer to devote much time to gardening. She had garden-y friends, being a frequent guest at Charleston …

Lambs Wool Rug

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Atelier Alinea Table

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Playing With Fire: Clip-on Candle Holders

For a child who grumbled at the idea of an 18th century Christmas, I spent much of my childhood bemoaning the fact that I hadn’t been born a century …

Three ways to decorate a Christmas wreath

Simon Richards, flowers expert at Marks & Spencer, shows how to give a basic foliage wreath three different looks<p><b>1) RING OF ROSE HIPS</b><p><i>You will need:</i><p>2 stems Autograph rose hips, £7<p>Cut rose hip stems into 4in (10cm) lengths and push into pine foliage, work around the wreath to ensure even coverage.<p><b>2)</b> …

DIY Video: Easy Holiday Garland

Love the look of holiday greenery indoors, but looking to go beyond the usual evergreen decor? Make your own easy and inexpensive garland using …

Fashion Roll Models

Mobile boutiques are transforming the South’s shopping landscape<p>At one time in the South, most shopping took place at the side of the road. Eudora Welty–era salesmen covered vast stretches of ground, their shops consisting of whatever they could carry. Today, a new generation of entrepreneurial …

Vintage

Alabama’s White Gold

Pat Martin’s three-state take on a barbecue classic<p>Raised in Corinth, Mississippi, and educated at Freed-Hardeman University in the barbecue capital of Henderson, Tennessee, Martin’s Bar-B-Que pit master Pat Martin developed this sauce as a tribute to the basting and dunking sauces applied to …

Recipes