Gardening 101: Apartment style Just because your front door does not lead into a lush lawn or English garden, doesn’t mean that you can’t invite the outdoors in! No patio? No problem! Living in an apartment does not mean you have to live without plants. And don’t worry about a green thumb – there are many beautiful, easy-to-grow… Read More »

Tips for Running in the Great Mud Season This time of year, you’ll see the die-hards running up, down, and over snow banks, around puddles as wide as the street, and even in the most outrageous of weather. Many of those runners are training for our very own Boston Marathon. Whether you are training for the greatest marathon on earth or are… Read More »

Saint Patrick’s Day Options Just a Jig Away

Everyone’s favorite green-embellished holiday is approaching quickly, and the Batch Yard is just minutes from some of the biggest Saint Paddy’s Day celebrations in the world. Boston, also known as the Capital of Irish America, offers unmatched festivities for anyone looking to celebrate all weekend up to the 17th of March. Full Irish Breakfast at… Read More »

Elliot’s House Homemade Dog Treats Recipe

Elliot’s House was nice enough to share their recipe for the treats they brought to our lastWine Down Wednesday “Yappy Hour”. Thank you! Apple Cheddar Bacon Biscuits 2 cups whole wheat flour 1/2 cup old fashioned oatmeal 2/3 cup cheddar 1/3 cup unsweetened applesauce 2 tablespoons olive oil low sodium bacon (optional) Preheat the oven… Read More »

Modern Art for Modern Living

In 2014, we transformed the former Charleston Chew Factory into artistic and contemporary apartment homes. The Batch Yard designers operated meticulously throughout the factory’s renovation process to ensure that every inch of the building would be impressive and inspiring to its prospective occupants, all the way down to the wall art. Frances Palmer, a well-known… Read More »