Here’s a preview of just some of the good writing you’ll find in the present issue:
• From “Secret Combination,” our cover story on a Clinton County home featured on the Kent-Delord House Museum Garden Club’s “Secret Gardens Tour” on July 21 (the location of which remains a secret in this publication, as does the identity of its owners), written by Tim Rowland with photography by John Mitchell:
While they might not even notice, all visitors to the home enter by crossing home plate. If they are very attentive, they will notice that 60 feet, 6 inches away is a pitching rubber, raised to the proper level of a major-league pitching mound.
In the trees is an extensive system of netting that is not protecting blueberries from birds but in actuality is a batting cage. Higher up in the canopy of oak and pine is a cable that, on closer inspection, is a zip line. Further back in another copse of trees is a playhouse that — with its refrigerator, television and bunk beds — would rival any college dorm room.
Read this stories and more in this month's issue.
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Northern Home, Garden & Leisure Magazine is Studley Printing and Publishing's premier full-color monthly magazine that takes readers into interesting homes and gardens of Clinton County, NY. HGL also provides gardening tips, home renovation information, upcoming cultural events and information on local foods, wines, fine arts and artisanal products for the discriminating homeowner.
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