Latest by KATHERINE ROTH

Published on September 22, 2019 - Page 29
Whether it’s how they’re made or what they’re made of, textiles are evolving to meet consumer demand for sustainability. “There’s a real push for...
Published on September 15, 2019 - Page 29
How do you create a space conducive to creative thinking? A number of recent books explore the working environments of creative people in search of...
Published on August 18, 2019 - Page 29
Through eighth-grade, preparing for school is largely a question of checking off items from a recommended list of supplies. Preparing for high...
Published on August 4, 2019 - Page 25
For most of us, the clickety clack of a manual typewriter — or the gentler tapping of the IBM Selectric —are but memories, or something seen only in...
Published on July 28, 2019 - Page 29
As online shopping becomes ubiquitous, so do the boxes delivered to homes across the country. For apartment dwellers — and the managers of the...
Published on June 30, 2019 - Page 25
Changing markets and confusion over what can be thrown in recycling bins has forced some communities to rethink or even suspend their recycling...
Published on June 16, 2019 - Page 29
The types of birds coming through your neighborhood are probably changing, and so is the timing of their migrations. Birdwatchers noticing these...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 10
Looking for an eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastics — especially single-use items like bags, straws and picnic tableware — many...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 29
To help the environment by cutting down on non-compostable plastics, many people have begun saying no to plastic straws. They’re also bringing...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 20
Whether it’s on an enormous estate or outside a little house, the modern garden aims for wild-looking landscapes, native species and seamless...