I am so addicted to farmers markets! It really doesn’t matter what city, state or region they are in, I always want to visit them, because I love exploring all things local. Luckily, there are a number of them right here in my own back yard — and fortunately, I was able to sneak a… Continue reading Bolton Landing Farmer’s Market
Happy Father’s Day to the Dads and Granddads, especially mine! 🙂 Me and my Dad at Whiteface Mountain as a kid.
If you can’t tell by now, I’m a huge fan of the Glens Falls Farmers Market. It’s convenient, close, takes place on a Saturday and I always find something new to try. Last week I got a bunch of new items, including Adirondack Country Gourmet Coffee! It is seriously the second-best cup of coffee I’ve… Continue reading Fresh Roasted Adirondack Coffee
I don’t know what the weather is like where you are, but I’m in Manhattan today and it’s cloudy, rainy and crummy — which means, I need a sunny Adirondack fix. So, in case you need one, too here it is. Shot this Sunday morning, which was a gorgeous day in Lake George.
You don’t need to live in upstate New York to share some of the best products, food and gifts you will find throughout the country. All of these, including tickets to Girlfriends Getaway in Bolton Landing, can be purchased over the internet. Here are some hand-selected Adirondack area-inspired Mother’s Day gifts for that special Mom… Continue reading Adirondack Inspired Mother’s Day Gifts
The 7th annual Adirondack Festival of Food and Wine kicks off today at the Mirror Lake Inn! For the next four days, chefs, foodies, locals, wine enthusiests and those from all across the world will gather at in Lake Placid to watch cooking demos, sip speciality wines and open their pallet up to new tastes. The best part?… Continue reading Adirondack Festival of Food and Wine 2012 Preview
My dog is a big fan of the Adirondack Spring! Happy Spring!! Spring is my favorite time of year in the Adirondacks, even more so than summer. There’s just something about Spring that makes me smitten. Businesses, whose doors were shut all winter start unlocking, boats start to come out of dry dock, tourists start… Continue reading Spring in the Adirondacks
We spent most of this weekend freezing our you know whats off watching my friend’s husband ice dive in Lake Luzerne, a short 15 minute drive from Lake George Village. Boy was it cold, but it was also a ton of fun! Les, who frequently scuba dives, has been planning to take the weekend certification… Continue reading Ice Diving Near Lake George
How adorable are these?! Tea cupcake molds! I picked them up last weekend at Happy Jacks in Bolton Landing, N.Y. I kept debating back and forth if I really wanted to spend $17.95 on bake and serve cupcake molds when I was trying to save money. In midst of this internal debate, the store’s owner… Continue reading Cute Tea Cupcake Molds
Going to Oktoberfest at the Adirondack Pub and Brewery has become somewhat of a tradition since I bought my house. It’s close so we don’t have to drive, is always a fun time and there are usually some unique beers that are not on tap at your local bar. Me, Kelly and Roger (l to… Continue reading Oktoberfest 2011 at the Adirondack Pub & Brewery