Sun-Drenched Dining

Located on Williams Island, a private island near Aventura, Florida, most rooms in this townhouse take advantage of the wide water views on both sides; however, the dining room is an anomaly: it has no windows. “When I first saw the space, I was afraid this room would...

Refined Dining

Sharon Coleman was raised in Southern California and always had a deep love of Spanish-influenced architecture. When she moved to Atlanta, Georgia and decided to make it her permanent home, she wanted to design and build a house that was reminiscent of the homes she...

Indoor Crops

If you have a year-round hankering for homegrown food, there is plenty of opportunity to have just that—even in the coldest climate. The secret? Grow your food indoors. There are a surprising number of foods are easy and fun to grow in your own home. Here are a few...

Toronto In The Spotlight

“I hate Toronto,” a Canadian recently told me. Clearly she had not visited the same “Torrono,” as the locals pronounce it, that I did—the artsy side, known as West Queen West. Helen Racanelli—a travel writer and friend of mine who has lived for three decades in the...