Category: Antiques

Ken-Do Attitude

This month is coming up all roses

Welcome to June, which is National Rose and Perennial Flower Month. Roses are one of the most recognizable flowers in the world with more than 150 wild rose species and 30,000-plus cultivated varieties. Roses are organized into...

Sweet Simplicity

Cheers to summer living

Ahh, sweet summer time. We are finally entering what might just be my favorite season of all — summer time! I love the longer days, the flip-flops and the many visits to the pool and ice cream stand that my family gets to make...

Gardening Tips

Lanceleaf Coreopsis tolerant in summer

Lanceleaf Coreopsis is a lovely upright herbaceous native plant that thrives in full sun and moist but well drained soils. It is very tolerant of heat, humidity, drought, poor and or dry soils and deer are not likely to nibble...

Antique Discovery

The Sextant: A voyager’s navigator

(Editor’s note: DeeDee Wood is the owner of Black Cat Curiosities, an online antiques research and sales venue.) Sailors and sea-faring voyagers have always had to find ways to measure where they were on the globe at any given...