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Girls Got Gills

During the pandemic, the Lower Cape-based Gills Club wasn’t able to do in-person activities, but found a silver lining in virtual programming. With social media and online podcasts, they have reached a wider audience around the region, the nation, and the world. Now in its third season, the “Gills Talk” podcast features interviews with female shark scientists, sharing the scientists’ research and advice for young girls interested in sharks and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and...

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The Accidental Gardener

We’ve all done it. Whether as a couple, or among family, or even close friends. Someone will say, “When such and such happens (fill in the blank with your own personal milestone), we will do such and such (again, an empty slate for your own bucket list). For this couple who had spent their adult lives living in Manhattan, this conversation centered around where to retire. “We spent a few years doing extended vacations, you...
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The best places to grab a bite or rest your head.

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    Your source for arts and entertainment on Cape Cod.

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    An insider's guide to local gifts and shopping.

  • Waterview Dining Guide

    Dine with spectacular views and delicious food.

  • Wedding Guide

    Featuring Cape Cod's most popular venues and merchants.

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Entrepreneurs of note

Join us in celebrating these local community-minded entrepreneurs as we learn more about their businesses & their positive impact on the Cape.

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Home Away From Home

Ready or not, summer is coming! Take a peek inside these Cape Cod homes that are available to rent if it’s a family gathering or a quiet escape you seek.

Susan Lister Locke Gallery: Life on Easy Street

The cobblestoned path to Nantucket jeweler Susan Lister Locke’s success is made of hard work, creativity and determination.

Gunk’holing: As far as the eye can see

Recently I asked my son Joshua, our photographer, if he thought we should tell the Cape Cod LIFE readers what…

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Colorful History

Patrick Ahearn, Architect and E. J. Jaxtimer Builder, Inc. transform a historic home with a renovation that sets the stage for Trellis Home Design’s masterful color and design.

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Moody Blues

What do you get when you cross an inspired vision board with Benjamin Moore’s Newburyport Blue? Answer: A special Nantucket project by the team at Donna Elle Design.

Shorethings: Annie’s World

Shakespeare asked, “What’s in a name?” In this case, the Annies have it all: creativity, adaptability, vision, inspiration and innovation.

Distinctive View

Duxbury designer Anne Nelson creates the perfect space for her creative visions to spring forward.

Read the latest from Cape Cod ART

Our feelings of support and gratitude for what the art community contributes to this unique landscape are deep. Therefore, all the content in this year's Cape Cod ART is available for everyone to read!

2023 Artist Profiles

Artist Profile: Jackie Reeves

Jackie Reeves finds herself “working back to front on a canvas rather than left to right, top to bottom,” she…

Artist Profile: Alla Zbinovsky 

“I think I’ve always been a really visual person,” says Alla Zbinovsky. A self-described “potter and painter,” Zbinovsky is no…

Artist Profile: Kyle Ringquist

Living and working as a graphic designer in a corporate environment in downtown Chicago, Kyle Ringquist just wasn’t happy. With…

Artist Profile: Neil McAuliffe

Oil painter Neil McAuliffe was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and moved to Hyannis in ‘68 when he was four…

Artist Profile: Yukimi Matsumoto

Glass artist Yukimi Matsumoto grew up in the bustling city of Osaka, Japan. Her extended family ran a sushi restaurant…

Artist Profile: Claire Kendrick

Looking outwards onto the blustery Atlantic Ocean amid a storm from both America’s easterly outcrop and Europe’s westerly outcrop brings…

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By King or Storm

Two Cape growers, Sandwich’s Bob King and Provincetown’s Stormy Mayo, share the straight scoop on growing magnificent Dahlias.

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Sea & Soil and Frost & Found

Two floral designers interpret their passion for flowers and the natural world with unique perspectives.

Blooming at the Water’s Edge

Landscape Designer Maria Hickey sets a seaside embankment ablaze with blooms!

Encompassed by Nature

Sudbury Design Group transforms a tranquil property on Fox Island in Osterville, a project that reflects the natural allure of this Cape gem.