The beauty of springtime beckons in our glorious March/April issue. From these vibrant pages, explore some of the most magnificent public gardens in the United States, and glean wisdom from experienced gardeners for sowing your own seeds. Dream with us of opportunities for international travel with a tour of breathtaking destinations across Ireland. Writer-in-Residence Jan Karon invites us into the cozy space where she pens essays for the magazine, and Artist-in-Residence Annie Sloan offers colorful ideas for greeting the season with paintbrush in hand. For celebrating Easter, find a delectable menu developed to honor the bounty cultivated at the home of author and illustrator Beatrix Potter. Plus, decorate a bevy of pastel eggs with creative inspiration from Victoria’s stylist.