July-August 2015

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Tea and tranquility at Tarbin Gardens

Tarbin Gardens offers a unique array of plantings, displayed with British touches.

Teresa Taylor is in love with clay, forever

An artist’s key to creativity, success and sustainability is adoring the material he or she works with.

A house that blends old and new

A Bedford couple redesigned a house to suit their needs while retaining its original spirit.

A fresh take on tradition

A renovated kitchen and cultivated gardens create an elegant home for summer entertaining.

Transforming a classic seaside cottage

To benefit the Museums of Old York in Maine last summer, designers worked their magic on a Dutch Colonial summer home built in York in 1906 for New Hampshire Governor Frank W. Rollins.

Take it outside

Inspired by English gardens, a New London homeowner has created a perfect space for contemplation, entertainment and plants.

Out on a limb in a tree house

A tree house invites creative play at this New Hampshire home.

Little Raspberry Thyme Tarts

Dainty as well as tasty, this tart’s added surprise is fresh thyme, which compliments these charming individual treats.

Kiwi Meringue Tarts

Got egg whites? Meringues are the easiest and most exotic dessert to make with leftover egg whites, or if you just want to start from scratch with fresh eggs or powdered egg whites. The best part is that meringues are fast to make, and once they are in the oven, you can almost forget about them.

Fresh Fruit Tart

Making a fruit tart is not difficult at all. For this fruit tart, both the dough and pastry cream can be made ahead. Be artistic in how you arrange the fruit, mixing and matching to achieve vivid color.

Glazed Strawberry Tart

This glazed strawberry pie is one of my all-time favorites. Whole strawberries are arranged in apre-baked pie shell and held in place by a delicious strawberry glaze.

White Peaches and Cream Tart

Elegant white peaches go into this equally elegant tart crust. No one will believe how easy it is to make something so luscious!

The art of making tarts

Summer fruits make dessert truly special.
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