Author: Allyson Plessner

Allyson Plessner is the digital editor for Cape Cod Life Publications. Born in Florida, Allyson has been a lifelong summer resident of the Cape. She is an alumna of the College of Charleston, located in Charleston, South Carolina, where she completed bachelor’s degrees in both English and Spanish. In her free time, Allyson is an avid sailor, beach-goer, and—like her fellow Cape Cod Life colleagues—a dog-lover.

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Espresso Yourself

Who doesn’t love a good cup of coffee? There’s no shortage of places around the Cape and Islands to get your…

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Daylilies to delight

Wild orange daylilies are a classic staple in any Cape Cod garden, but there are other varieties of this spectacular…

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Second star to the right & straight on ’til Martha’s Vineyard

Tara Gayle’s imaginative gardens provide storybook-like inspiration for gardeners across the Cape and Islands There’s a reason all the best…

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Gray Expectations

Calm seas and warm days inspire a couple’s design choices In this issue of Cape Cod HOME, we celebrate color,…

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Make your home your canvas

Choosing the perfect paint color can be daunting, but we’re here to help There are a lot of elements to…

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Not Your Grandma’s Beachside Bungalow

Nantucket designer Donna Elle breathes new life into a ‘Sconset cottage that offers a new backdrop to a lucky young…

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‘Blitz’ project builds home and hope

For the third time, the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod teams up with Habitat for Humanity to…

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‘Holidays at Highfield’ creates a world of wonder

“Christmas was so much like another, in those years around the sea-town corner now and out of all sound except…

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Closet design tips and trends from the pros

With all of the options for organization and convenience, why shouldn’t your closet be one of the best rooms in…

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