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The Value of Verandas

It protects you from the rain, yet allows you to enjoy the cool summer breeze. It’s the perfect place to sit and observe the world or simply close your eyes for an afternoon nap. It’s a sanctuary that encourages solitude while being the perfect place for a family gathering or evening entertaining-a hostess’s dream. It’s your veranda, and there’s no place in the world like it.     Experts may recommend upgrading a kitchen or bathroom as the best way…


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Seasonal Ingredient: Nasturtiums

These easy-to-grow, vibrant blooms make a wonderful addition to any mixed salad and may also be used as a colourful garnish on a variety of meals. Their slightly sweet and mildly spicy flavour is the perfect complement to many cooked…


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10 Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Use

Despite its many uses, plastic is an enemy to the environment and we as a collective body of human beings use far too much of it. If reducing plastic use was a resolution for you in 2021, you're not alone…


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What To Do With Your Dead Christmas Tree

Now that Christmas is over, it's time to get the Christmas tree down and start the new year. But that doesn't mean you have to throw out your beloved tree: there are many ways to reuse it that will bring…


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Bermuda’s Favourite Haunts: King’s Point in Mangrove Bay

King’s Point is the home of (now deceased) Teddy Tucker, internationally known for his underwater venture, knowledge of the sea, and many successful treasure dives around the reefs of Bermuda, and his wife Edna, who is a gracious hostess and…

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Bermuda’s Favourite Haunts: Shelly Hall in Shelly Bay

Once an imposing old dwelling built in the 19th century, Shelly Hall is an old homestead site that today has been absorbed into new and gracious condominiums of elegant proportion. There was a moment in the recent past when a…