Sunday, October 18, 2020
Here at my Budget Vogue desk, I’ve been going through a lot, a great deal, a whole bunch. I’ve been going through, sorting, contemplating, agonizing, pausing.
P ortsmouth Poet Laureate Tammi Truax has been adding some warmth to otherwise cold facts and figures in the city’s weekly COVID-19 advisory.
While viewed at first glance as a machine used only be professionals, tractors are an attractive and versatile option for homeowners interested in either improving or maintaining their yards.
Finding the perfect time to downsize isn’t simple. If you’ve recently retired, your new lifestyle takes some time for adjustment. For the current 72 million baby boomers, downsizing decisions must consider lifestyle goals and budget, among other factors.
While working from home is an increasing trend these days, what many might not realize is the positive impact it has had for those in the cabinetry industry, including Crown Point Cabinetry in Claremont.
Whether you seek a statement piece for your home this fall or the right, low-key vase for your backyard blossoms, you can probably find it at the New Hampshire Antique Co-op.
Winter is nearly here, which means many homeowners should think about clearing away dead trees on their property.
Beth Simpson, a Greenland garden professional, advises homeowners to wrap their fruit trees over the winter. “We have a ‘tree wrap,’ and people can use it to deter mice,” she said, adding, “Mice can be naughty in the winter. They just burrow in.”
Thursday, October 15, 2020
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Halloween is just weeks away, and Americans are already thinking about their favorite candy.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
It’ll take a miracle to pull off a traditional holiday parade this year as communities across the state face the grinchy realities of a Christmas season in the age of COVID-19.
Sunday, October 11, 2020
Thursday, October 08, 2020
Wool arts lovers making the rounds
Wednesday, October 07, 2020
I n a year of sometimes scary uncertainty, COVID-19 fears have chased zombies from downtown Rochester, demented clowns from Canobie Lake Park’s Screeemfest in Salem and ghosts from Portsmouth’s Strawbery Banke Museum.
Sunday, October 04, 2020
As a Budget Vogue fashionista, the completion of tasks and to-do lists are vital. I tend to finish most things: ice cream sundaes, a good fight, a bag of chips.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
I t may be September, but there are signs that the holiday season will arrive earlier than ever.
Sunday, September 27, 2020
Some readers are reluctant to upgrade or replace vulnerable Windows 7 PCs, even though Microsoft no longer provides security updates for them.
Q. I am looking for a large TV. I see the Samsung 75-inch Q6 series for about $1,500 while the Samsung TU7000 is around $850. Will I note that much difference between them?
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Selena Loiselle wasn’t sure what to think when a drone buzzed over her Londonderry home while she was outside with her husband on a recent summer day.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
It’s not a one and done kind of thing. Fall in New Hampshire is all about the outdoors, and you don’t need to wait until the exact moment of peak color hits a region before taking a peek.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Check with individual venues for COVID-19 policies on face coverings, social distancing and other procedural measures before heading out to an event.
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020
N othing signals the arrival of fall more clearly than the crunch of an orchard-picked apple, a sea of nodding yellow sunflowers and photo opps in a landscape just starting to show hints of color.
Sunday, September 13, 2020
Saturday, September 12, 2020
“Stop the show,” a grandkid says. “I have to use the bathroom.”