Our Country Home Summer/Fall 2012
This issue of Our Country Home introduces you to a number of people and activities that we consider inspired and inspiring. You’ll meet a couple with fairy tale beginnings who together have created a deeply connected and largely self sufficient life style, supported by nature and beauty. We share tips from a gardener whose passion and tenacity have allowed her to successfully grow antique roses in her Northeast PA. garden We introduce you to our tastemaker, artist Derek Melander, who sets the pace with his inventive displays of folded and rolled clothing. We invite you to dress up your wardrobe with the inspired designs of local jewelers. And if you think a door is just a door, you might think differently after you read about the history and symbolism of doorways and thresholds. Finally, we invite you to sample the delectable cuisines of several area restaurants that rely on local farms and foraging for much of their kitchen ingredients.