An Easy & Affordable Brooklyn Backyard Makeover

When we moved into our Park Slope apartment a year and a half ago, our backyard was covered in snow. It looked a bit suspect—the oddly uneven terrain suggested there might be hidden surprises beneath—but ohmygoshwhocared. It was OUTDOOR SPACE, that elusive New York commodity, and it made us excited for warmer days.

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An Ode To A Dog That’s Not Mine (but doesn’t know it)

The first day Nila showed up, she ran through the front door of our house, ambled up the spiraled steps to our bedroom, and then couldn’t get back down. It turns out that short, fat basset hound legs aren’t made to descend steep, slippery steps. She stood at the top of the stairs, her droopy […]

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