New Year’s Eve is a great time to gather and celebrate the past year’s accomplishments and the opportunities that lie ahead. Whether you plan to spend your time reminiscing and setting resolutions hosting or attending a party or staying in spending time with your family and friends, festive food and drinks can make the transition into a new year special and memorable. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite party recipes to help bring in the new year – all perfect for inside or outside gatherings.


With over 55 years in both residential and commercial design, Studio H Landscape Architecture prides their business on eco-friendly, creative ideas that address modern design challenges to deliver high-quality results specific to client needs. Along with his designers from his team, such as the talented Tolalf Larson, Studio H principal Warwick Hunt uses the latest sustainable products and practices to offer a premium, cost-efficient design service from concept to construction. We spoke with designer Tolalf Larson to get a professional perspective on relevant landscape architecture trends today.


The cooler weather and changing leaves of fall make October an ideal time for an outdoor gathering of family and friends. The unique flavors of the season are accentuated by the grill, and even though days are shorter, everyone can stay cozy under an outdoor patio heater or near a small fire pit.


Summer is the perfect time to make improvements on your outdoor living space. With longer days, gentler weather, and seasonal activities like barbecues and pool parties as inspiration, it doesn’t require a lot of extra motivation to get the tools out and spend a Saturday building an exciting new addition to your outdoor rooms.