Cooking with Herbs for Health

Devon Young, a practitioner of medicinal herbs and founder of the holistic lifestyle blog Nitty Gritty Life, shows you how to use specific ingredients for promoting whole-body wellness in her new cookbook, The Herbalist's Healing Kitchen: Use the Power of Food to Cook Your Way to Better Health, out October 29, 2019. Whether you are trying to avoid the flu or…

Hearth Warmers

 Books to Warm Your Hearth, Home, and Spirit  Much like home, Dudley’s Bookshop Café welcomes guests into a comforting place to settle in with favorite books, coffee and people. The shop offers a curated selection of new and used literary fiction, guidebooks and ever-changing staff picks,  hot coffee and tea, plus cozy chairs and an upstairs meeting nook for gathering.…

Summer Reading

 Article and Photography Cheryl Parton  Dog days refer to the sultry days of summer, and one gift of a hot day is the respite shade offers to escape with a book. In the spirit of summertime, Cassie Clemans, owner of Roundabout Books, suggests a few titles with backdrops of the transformative transitions taking place during childhood and young adulthood. In…

Telling the Life Story of an Equestrian Legend

Almost three years ago, rider, writer, and “by day” pharmaceutical professional Karen Robertson Terry sent a handwritten thank you note to equestrian publisher Trafalgar Square Books of North Pomfret, Vermont, following a discussion of a manuscript she had submitted. The manuscript did not end up being published, but what ensued was an almost unbelievable progression from aspiring but unknown to…