Fall Fitness With Jenny Gusella

Septemeber 30, 2020 by Gabrielle Martin; photos courtesy of Jenny Gusella. It seems fall is “back-to-routine” season, and fitness is no exception to this rule. Over the next few weeks, we will be introducing you to a few local fitness gurus who have a variety of workout tips and options for you to explore. First …

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Growing Popularity in Composting

October 1, 2020 by Conor Miller, Founder of Black Earth Compost* Compost, Grow, Eat, repeat… This summer my four-year-old daughter came to understand what her Papa does for work. She now knows the difference between trash, recycling, and composting. She is taking the fruit sticker off the banana peel and tossing it into the green …

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Hingham Virtual Solar Open House Tour National Solar Tour

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Have you wondered what is involved in having solar panels, heat pumps/mini-splits, or an electric vehicle? On this year’s Hingham Solar Tour, you will be able to visit Hingham homes that have solar panel installations and other carbon-reducing technologies in operation. Your Hingham neighbors will showcase how they are reducing their …

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The Importance of Pollinators

9/23/20 – Submitted by Janice Brown McPhillips I am an avid gardener with both a perennial garden, a small vegetable garden at home as well as a plot at the Weir River Farm Community Garden. I turned my gardening hobby into a career many years ago and have been teaching at Holly Hill Farm and …

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Household Hazardous Waste Day 2020

9/21/20 – Submitted by Janice McPhillips For the Cleaner Greener Hingham Committee (officially known as the Long-Range Waste Disposal and Recycling Committee) Were you one of the many of us around town who did some spring cleaning in your garage, basement, or workshop to prepare for the annual Household Hazardous Waste Day Collection last spring? …

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September Skincare: Fall Facials

Thursday, September 24, 2020 by Gabrielle Martin This fall is the perfect time for a fresh start. And what better occasion to commit to freshening up than partaking in some fantastic fall skincare? The truth is, skincare is a commitment! Maintaining a consistent skincare regimen is essential in upkeep and must be done in addition …

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How To Up Your Backyard Fire Pit Game This Fall

Photo courtesy of Unsplash. Saturday, September 19, 2020 by Gabrielle Martin All of a sudden fall has arrived, and our new best friend is our fire pit: perfect for socially distancing with close friends and family outdoors, fire pits help keep stay outside a little later into the fall! Even as the temperatures cool, you’ll stay …

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Dress Up Staying at Home with Treasures from Downtown Hingham

September 18, 2020 by Mona K. Pohl on behalf of the Hingham Downtown Association (photos courtesy of HDA, Lynn Barclay, Executive Director) Third article in a series on how Downtown Businesses are Striving to Thrive The season, the scent, the light, the texture, the color, the invitation, the music — even the wind –intermingled, all …

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