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A Good Year for Gardening

July 30th, 2014 | Discussion: No Comments »

Gardening has been a hit or miss experience for us over the years. This year has gone better than most. We got some good plants from Meadow View Farms back in May, and have been enjoying homegrown veggies since late June. The tomatoes and squash have been good producers, and we even have little watermelons […]


1170 Prospect Avenue, Hartford’s West End

July 28th, 2014 | Discussion: No Comments »

Welcome to a one-of-a-kind contemporary home on the prestigious Governor’s Row section of Prospect Avenue. Imagined by architect Henry Darby, and influenced by the International Style, this stunning property is a private mountainside retreat with spectacular views of the Hartford skyline. Distinctive copper doors draw you in to a private courtyard with koi pond and […]

27 Knollwood Road, West Hartford

July 21st, 2014 | Discussion: No Comments »

This conveniently located Colonial is close to Elmwood shops and restaurants, highway access and the West Farms mall area. The home is 1,670 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. The first floor of the home has a formal dining room and living room with wood burning fireplace. The oversized kitchen has plenty of […]

Peach Season in Glastonbury

July 15th, 2014 | Discussion: 1 Comment »

The peaches are ripe in Glastonbury! We visited Belltown Hill Orchards the other day for ours, but there are other options out there too. There are literally millions of peaches in South Glastonbury right now. Back in 2010 we had a pair of terrific guest articles about the local agriculture scene … Part 1 and […]

122 Warrenton Avenue, Hartford’s West End

July 10th, 2014 | Discussion: Comments Off

This updated Dutch Colonial is conveniently located in the historic West End of Hartford. The home offers 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms over 2,016 square feet. A turned staircase in the open foyer greets you as you enter the home. The formal living room has a wood burning fireplace, built-in bookcases, and French doors that […]

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