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Cape Authentic

Puritan Cape Cod launches the Chatham Chino Company, their own clothing brand interwoven with classic Cape details—and the story of their family’s American dream.

Rick and Jim Penn of Puritan Cape Cod, know all about dreaming big even when the economic fabric of America seems to have frayed a bit. As co-owners of one of the commercial pillars of Cape Cod, and the third generation of their family at the helm of Puritan, the two cousins believe that new ideas are crucial for continued success. Read more…

Yoga for You

From loose limbs and solid abs, to mental clarity and emotional contentment, the perks of yoga have been extolled from the discipline’s ancient beginnings. but even with its rainbow of benefits, yoga practitioners sometimes reach an impasse. positive results stall. the original electric effect sputters. yoga slides from a healthy habit to a run-of-the-mill routine.

Many yoga aficionados say that the best cure for spells like this is to dip your yoga toes into something new: a challenging pose, an exotic environment, a fresh attitude. cape cod has a plethora of local instructors who love sharing their expertise in how to get “unstuck” in your yoga routine—offering a new twist, you might say, on a very old practice. Read more…

Up and Away

A Cape Codder climbs into a biplane's cockpit and rediscovers her home from a fresh vantage point.

I climb cautiously onto the vintage fabric wing, having been warned by my tan, weathered pilot Chris “Sid” Siderwicz, to step lightly. Futilely trying to appear calm, cool, and collected as Sid gives me a hand, I straddle the cockpit door and slide awkwardly into the deep front seats of the biplane before Sid hands me a set of Amelia-Earhart-looking head gear. From the seat behind me, Sid says that since it will be too difficult to hear each other in flight, simple “thumbs up” communication will do. Read more…

3 Treasured Months

There's a reason why we on the Cape and Islands welcome summertime...

There’s a reason why we on the Cape and Islands welcome summertime…  Read more…

Cottage Charm

A small 1950s Martha’s Vineyard camp is recreated with a cottage-style seaside vernacular in mind.

Off Martha’s Vineyard’s beaten path, an understated 1950s camp cottage sat quietly in disrepair on Lake Tashmoo waiting for a buyer. Read more…

Cape Cod Wedding Focus – Planning the Perfect Wedding

Planning the perfect wedding on Cape Cod and the Islands have long been favorites with brides, offering incomparable scenic backdrops for ceremonies and receptions.

Planning the Perfect Wedding

Planning the perfect wedding on Cape Cod and the Islands have long been favorites with brides, offering incomparable scenic backdrops for ceremonies and receptions.
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Cape Magic

Personal touches - and some unscripted surprises - charmed this Cape Cod wedding.

The September morning of the wedding was overcast, with wispy fog rolling in on an easterly wind from Cape Cod Bay. Read more…

Allure of the Figawi

Our writer recalls his favorite moments from 18 Figawi races across Nantucket Sound

“WE ARE GONNA HIT THAT BOAT!” The man yelling those words over the wind, out in the middle of Nantucket Sound, was my first Figawi captain. Read more…

Beautiful Abode

Interior designer Liz Stiving Nichols offers an eclectic mix of furnishings and accessories in her shop in Vineyard Haven.

In 2010, Martha’s Vineyard interior designer Liz Stiving Nichols opened a home furnishings shop on Main Street in Vineyard Haven. Read more…

Grandeur Restored

With the second renovation of a Shingle-style house on the water in Sagamore, a couple finally find their dream home.

When a young couple was looking for a summer home 16 years ago, they stumbled upon the find of a lifetime. Read more…

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