New England is the capital of all things maple and ’tis the season for the sap to be running throughout DINEcountry. After the tough winter we’vew had the maple season got a late start due to colder-than-usual temps. The … Read more
In a Chocolate.com story about American Chocolate Week, the site described a study in the Netherlands that showed eating the equivalent of one-third of a chocolate bar every day could lower blood pressure and also reduce the risk of death by up to 50%. The good news is you now have a healthy reason to eat chocolate daily; the bad news is you should probably stop a third of the way through the bar! Choose dark chocolate and the health benefits multiply.
One of our Distinctive Inns of New England just keeps racking up awards from noteworthy travel publications; and no wonder! Our own Rabbit Hill Inn, in Lower Waterford, Northeast Kingdom, Vermont, has been named to the Top Five Best … Read more
Wild Maine blueberries are in season and while enjoying a romantic getaway in New England, make sure to stop at one of the many wild blueberry stands set-up along the roadside.Roadside vendors eagerly present their freshly picked wild blueberries … Read more
I was thinking what to write about today when I came upon Chesterfield Inn’s Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp’s recipe. When we were innkeepers, we served this on Sunday mornings when rhubarb was in season. When not in season, you could find … Read more