By Ellen Zimmerman    Photography by Carole Topalian (left and middle) and Ellen Zimmerman (right) This past summer my husband and I had the unfortunate experience of having our ...
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By Ellen Zimmermann Summer is here and the garden is robust and calling to you. Here are a dozen dynamic ways to feel better while using, and enjoying, our delightful green friends. Grow herbs ...
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I’ll never forget when I first moved to Austin and noticed our abundance of loquat trees—in yards, parks, abandoned lots—they seemed to be everywhere! But if it weren’t for my ...