Top Stories Today, we're pulling some stories from the interior of the Home & Garden section and bringing them to the forefront because they are most relevant to AT readers:
- House Proud: Southern Gothic: Ghosts Welcome New York painter Hunt Slonem discusses his love of old houses and gives a tour of his newest acquisition, an 1832 plantation house called Lakeside. Slideshow.
- Gray Water: The Dirty Water Underground. This piece focuses on the Gray Water movement in California and the "Greywater Guerrillas, a team focused on promoting and installing clandestine plumbing systems that recycle gray water — the effluent of sinks, showers and washing machines — to flush toilets or irrigate gardens."
- In the Garden: Reshaping Their Own Worldview. Rick Darke and Melinda Zoehre's Pennsylvania garden. The native plant movement evolves.
- Personal Shopper: Animal Themes in home decor.
(Photographs by Robert Caplin, Jennifer S. Altman, Abode/Beateworks/Corbis, Fred R. Conrad, Jamie Kripke, Steve Legato, Hiroko Masuike)