This Champagne Celebration Cocktail is so fast to make and is a perfect way to class up a summer holiday party or whip together when someone stops by. You don’t need a $100 bottle of bubbly to make this taste great. I stock up on several bottles and varieties of Andre champagne at Mohan’s in… Continue reading Champagne Celebration Cocktail
We at The Adirondack Chick are pouring the champagne and filling everyone’s glass to celebrate one year since I closed on my house in the Adirondacks. It took three years, but I guess it’s true – good things come to those that wait. And see that wonderful cocktail pictured above? Well, check back on Monday… Continue reading Happy 1 Year Closing
If you are looking for some excellent veggie or flowering plants check out Binley Florist and Garden Center. I just bought a bunch of basil, green peppers, zucchini, two different kinds of tomatoes and several varieties of flowers, and only spent $20 Their Memorial Day sales are great, and my experience last year with their… Continue reading Binley Garden Center
While scanning my usual free sample and coupon websites I came across this post on Hip2Save – an 80 percent off coupon code for Restaurants.com. I’ve never used the site, before, but from what I understand you pay a discounted price for gift certificates to participating restaurants. There are some restrictions, but many are not… Continue reading Restaurant.com Coupon Codes
It’s that time of year again — MDW, or as most people say, Memorial Day Weekend. It’s considered the unofficial start of summer. Many of my Jersey friends head “down the shore” and many of my Manhattan friends go “out to the Hamptons.” I am, however, perfectly content with sticking to the Adirondacks. For me,… Continue reading Unofficial Start of Summer!
If you are an active member of the military or a veteran, the Adirondack Museum is offering you free admission during Memorial Day weekend, as part of a statewide initiative called “New York Museums Salute Memorial Day: A Weekend of Appreciation for Service Members and Veterans.” The museum is open daily from May 28 through… Continue reading Free Admission! Free Admission!
Enjoying a glass of wine outside at the Sagamore overlooking Lake George after an ahhhmazing day of shooting Girlfriends Getaway Bolton Landing. Couldn’t ask for a better day! Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry
When I go hiking, or walking I always carry stuff for my dog, but tend to forget about my safety. The Times Union‘s blog Outdoors has a great post with photos about items you should carry in your backpack. They even break it down to things you should carry all year, just in the winter… Continue reading Spring Hiking Safety
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This weekend in Saratoga Springs there is an amazing event going on for dog lovers — the Dog-Friendly Downtown Launch Event. If you are in the area and have a dog, be sure to check it out! Some of the festivities include a scavenger hunt and yappy hour! You can find more information on this… Continue reading Dog Event in Saratoga Springs