For the Love of Garlic

Simple autumn recipes prepared with Hippy Pilgrim’s artisanal garlic salts and seasonings burst with homegrown flavor. By Judy Fosdick Photography by Kate Rogan When Susannah Sapir was a child, she learned an important lesson from working in her mother’s backyard vegetable garden and eating the delicious meals she created: Fresh food tastes great. This early … Read more

The Beth Kitchen & Bar

Hingham Shipyard reels in Boston’s Briar Group to debut its first South Shore restaurant. By Kellie Speed Photography by Brian Doherty Photography and Paige Ashley Harding Photography Brian Doherty Photography ⁣ Paige Ashley Harding Photography When Hingham Beer Works shuttered in 2020, we were anxious to see what would take over the space at Hingham … Read more

Women Who Rocked History

Plymouth author Nancy Rubin Stuart details the lives of strong women who challenged the norms of their days. By Dave Kindy Photography by Jack Foley If it’s true that “Well-behaved women rarely make history,” then you might think that Nancy Rubin Stuart’s books are all about fractious females. They are not—at least not by modern … Read more

It Takes a Village

10 Women who help to make life great at The Pinehills. Written by Stephanie Neil   Photography by Kate Rogan   When most people think of The Pinehills, they think about beautiful homes, miles of walking trails, award-winning golf courses, and convenient shops, services and restaurants.  However, some of the greatest (and often-overlooked) features of … Read more

2022 Empowering Women in Business

From architects and estheticians to realtors and celebrity hairstylists, we profiled a group of dynamic South Shore women who each have inspiring career stories and are making an impact on the South Shore. Written by Maria allen and Jen McInerney Photography by SARAH HINCHEY Dr. Jessica Crooker Read More Kristen Barry McNeil Read More Caroline … Read more

Amy Marques

Amy Marques Owner of Apricot Lane Boutique 617-458-1730 apricotlaneboutique.com/store/duxbury Amy Marques, the owner of the newly opened Duxbury clothing store Apricot Lane Boutique, grew up loving everything about fashion and beauty. “As my mom likes to say, I fell in love with shopping at 3 years old,” says Marques, who followed a winding career path … Read more

Caroline Widman

Caroline Widman Owner of Strand, The Boutique 339-217-2938, stranddux.com Caroline Widman launched Strand, The Boutique, in Duxbury Marketplace in the spring of 2020. Though the timing was not ideal, due to the pandemic, she did not hesitate to pivot to an online business platform, making the most of e-commerce during an unprecedented period in the … Read more

Christine McMackin & Tobi Baker-Daigle

Christine McMackin & Tobi Baker-Daigle Owners of New England Skin Center 994 Middle Street, Weymouth 781-803-2455, Newenglandskincenter.com When Christine McMackin and Tobi Baker-Daigle established New England Skin Center in 2018, their goal was to create a luxury medical spa that would serve a destination for the highest level of regenerative and aesthetic skin care services. … Read more

Christine A. Hamori, MD & Christine A. DiEdwardo, MD

Christine A. Hamori, MD & Christine A. DiEdwardo, MD Christine Hamori Cosmetic Surgery + Skin Spa 781-934-2200, christinehamori.com Recently voted “Best Cosmetic Surgery Office” in South Shore Home, Life & Style’s BOSS Awards, Christine Hamori Cosmetic Surgery + Skin Spa was founded in the year 2000 by Christine A. Hamori, MD, and is one of … Read more

Diana Cousineau Aveni

Diana Cousineau Aveni Owner of Hingham Furniture & Design Home of Framing Concepts 781-875-3255 | Hinghamfurnituredesign.com Whether framing a work of fine art or redesigning the flow of a home’s interior, beauty follows Diana Cousineau Aveni wherever she goes. She is the owner of Hingham Furniture & Design, a full-service-design center located in downtown Hingham … Read more

Dr. Ann Doggett

Dr. Ann Doggett Owner of WholeBody Solutions 617-328-6300, WholeBodyBoston.com In the field of holistic healthcare, Dr. Ann Doggett is something of a pioneer on the South Shore. In 1989, at a time when alternative medicine had yet to gain momentum in the mainstream, Dr. Doggett opened WholeBody Solutions in Quincy. Last year, the business relocated … Read more

Dr. Jessica Crooker

Dr. Jessica Crooker Optometrist and Owner of Scituate Harbor Vision Source 781-545-0792, scituateharborvisionsource.com When Jessica Crooker put on her first pair of prescription eyeglasses in the third grade, her life changed forever. Now, as a TPA-certified optometrist and owner of Scituate Harbor Vision Source, her mission is, “to give my patients that same feeling of … Read more