The back patio of 1105 Greenway West. (Credit: The Corcoran Group, courtesy)
We could get used to living like this.
The back patio of this Orient home, set next to a heated gunite pool, outdoor fireplace and sunken hot tub, offers the perfect setting for uncorking a bottle of Long Island cabernet franc and spending the night laughing with friends.
Located in the Green Acres neighborhood, this four-bedroom, 3.5-bath custom build offers a secluded setting great for having friends over but is equally suited for quiet nights in.
“It’s perfect for entertainment, but it’s really great for solitude,” said listing agent Sheri Winter Clarry of the Corcoran Group. “It’s such a serene setting.” (more…)
CSA programs offer meal and box-type programs locally. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
Everyone loves convenience, right? The concept of home-delivered meals with fresh ingredients you can cook yourself has taken a little while to catch on. But with companies like Blue Apron and Hello Fresh doing so well, it seems as though it finally has.
And guess what? You can create your own versions right here on the North Fork. As a bonus, you get to know the people growing and raising your food.
These local purveyors actually encourage you to come and visit their farms so you can see the who, what and where. Many also offer everything you need to make a full meal, recipes included.
There is super exciting stuff happening at the following farms. Sign me up! (more…)
The beach at the end of South Harbor Road in Southold. (Credit: Sheri Winter Clarry)
With the weather forecasted to stay consistently in the 50s next week and onward, it is time to embrace spring. Dare I say, we fared pretty darn well this winter. Certainly far better than the last two! (more…)