According to the National Retail Federation, Americans spent $1.7 billion on flowers for Valentine’s Day. Now that the Valentine’s Day glow has passed, you still have a beautiful bouquet of flowers to remind you of how much you mean to … Read more “Preserving your Valentine's Day flowers”
When visiting the Captains House Inn in Chatham, Cape Cod recently, I was struck by all the added amenities and value. It inspired me to calculate the added value of all the extras. I was astounded when I compared the cost of a stay at this luxury inn with as much sophistication, distinct décor, ambiance and haute hospitality as a nearby Chatham resort. You’ll be amazed too.
Recently, the Gateways Inn in Lenox, MA hosted one of their fabulous Italian Cooking classes, offering a total immersion into the unique and regional Italian foods, flavors, wines and traditions. Guests gathered and had the opportunity to learn from a master - Chef Rosemary Chiariello - co-owner of the Gateways Inn and award-winning baker.
With temps hovering around zero and windchills in the “brrrrrr” range, visions of crackling fires, hot chocolate and steaming soups sound ideal right about now. DINE members have come up with the top five ways to stay warm this winter beyond the obvious and best one - cuddling in front of the fire at a beautiful country inn
Ask ten men what they want for Valentine’s Day and statistics wil show that at least two will answer with a three letter word. Yet, contrary to popular belief, sex is not the only thing on men’s minds at Valentine’s Day.