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A palm tree isn’t a tree. Palms are not constructed like a tree. When a tree grows a trunk, it does it from the outer layers. The inner layers…

Fresh air, warm sun and delicious foods make brunch a favorite weekend event. Set the stage (and the table) for an inviting experience with Ov…

Celebrating summer with sizzling meals starts with tender, juicy cuts of meat that take center stage when dining on the patio or firing up the…

Run your finger through a branch of fresh rosemary and delight in its aroma. There is nothing like the smell of truly fresh herbs. I am not sp…

Whether you’re celebrating a special day or looking for an excuse to show her the love she deserves, giving mom the gift of time to explore he…

I understand the idea of being able to tell the past from the width of growth rings on trees. Some trees are more than a thousand years old. A…

For people my age, the Cold War is not a footnote in history books. It was a dominant force in our daily existence. While most Americans were …

From picnics and family reunions to al fresco meals on the patio, flavor and freshness can make springtime dishes truly mouthwatering. As you …

From my fourth-floor Key West balcony, I can see the patios of 56 other apartments. Of those 56 apartments, only four have a potted plant that…

Why do landscapes evoke serenity? What makes us smile as the sun rises or sets? How does the rhythmic ebb and flow of the waves make a walk al…

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If you’re seeking inspiration to take mealtime from bland and boring to new and vibrant, look no further than these at-home fiesta recipes. Wi…

When I envision plants migrating I see green leaves pull their roots and tiptoe across the landscape. Then it squishes them back into the grou…

When celebrating with family, there is nearly nothing better than passing a light and sweet dessert around the table. These Simple Macaroons a…

The mangrove is remarkable as the only tree that literally grows in soil that is poisonous and yet has found a way to adapt and thrive in its …

In a time of woe when disaster hangs over us with a plague and war threatens others, I spent the morning with volunteers at the Key West Garde…

Fish is a popular food for at-home meals. It’s a perfect nutritious option during Lent, and it’s flaky and delicious for seafood lovers and fa…

Just because you live in a tiny apartment does not mean that you cannot be a farmer and grow your own food. Kitty Sommerville explained how to…