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Bee on Aster by Katheryn Laible

Native Garden and Ecolandscaping Resources

A few years ago now, I started reaching out to friends and collecting resources that we are pleased to share with you!
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Main St, Northport

Shop Local! 2024 Northport Shopping Guide

We are incredibly grateful for our Northport neighbors, and warmly recommend the whole village experience. Pop in and support these folks who give so much to our communities. You'll be glad you did. It’s easy to find wonderful gifts for not nearly as much as you might think, and a
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A Few Good Places to Give

Long Island needs more people to give to local organizations addressing our local challenges. Here are just a few to consider:
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LIAA Board Member Marc Wong, David Okorn and Melissa Greenberger of LICF, and Lauren Wagner of LIAA show off key stats from a recent comprehensive study of the economic impace of Arts and Cultural organizations on LI

Arts Matter: LIAA Releases Numbers Detailing $330M Impact on LI

Share this with anyone involved in securing investment in the arts. We know the value is clearly deeper than economics. Still, that impact is profound and now we have numbers to clearly illustrate it!
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Child in leaves

Autumn Landscaping Resources

Autumn Landscaping. Plant Something and Chill It’s taken a full year to feel like our Firefly Gallery is mostly resettled. Tending to that treasure has left both Synchronicity and my gardens sorely neglected.   Fortunately, things are falling into place and there’s still time to tend to these passions! I am grateful
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Counting Blessings…

Over the last few years we've been blessed to share some truly wonderful people who continue to inspire us every day. In case you missed them the first time, just want to read them again, or are looking for more worthy organizations to give to:
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Photo by Diego PH on Unsplash

Give Smart. Give Local. LI Needs YOU!!!

We've shared the following before, and we're going to keep doing it because it's important.
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"Thank you for shopping local" photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

YOUR Picks: Favorite Local Shops

It's that time of year again! Please shop local and keep the magic that is our beautiful downtowns alive! Also, please help me update this list of favorite local shops! There are so many wonderful places run by great people out there. They only exist because people like you spend
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Who Saved Whom? We’re Never Quite Certain, But We Sure Are Grateful for These Animal Rescue Folks!!!

A friend with lots of experience here helped assemble this list of local Animal Rescue organizations. Let us know of more!
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