guest post last year, put forth a list of great pairs of places to shop and then places to eat afterwards. This is a Newport addition.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
New England Boatworks in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. There was a busy and focused hum yesterday.
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Friday, March 23, 2012
|Reading My Review Copy|
“Before any product or material wears the L.L. Bean label, it first must withstand a heap of abusive treatment in the laboratory and field. Only the strong survive.”
- Jim Gorman, Guaranteed to Last - L.L. Bean's Century of Outfitting America, page 104
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Monday, March 19, 2012
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Great rest stops and welcome centers are gifts to visitors and invoke sighs of relief from people returning home. They are destinations in themselves. The best examples are not interchangeable - they capture some aspect of the spirit of the place.
Friday, March 9, 2012
Long timeYankee Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Judson Hale, has written the definitive book on the soul of New England, the delightful Inside New England.
And the magazine is now in good hands with the new editor, Yankee Magazine veteran, Mel Allen. In an era of declining standards on many fronts, Yankee Magazine is still in top form. (Although it did take many a while to get used to the larger format.)
And part of how Yankee Magazine maintains its character, no doubt, is being an integral part of the lovely New Hampshire town of Dublin, just down the street from Peterborough.
Here is a link to one of Jud Hale's monthly columns:
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
|For sap to flow, the temperature has to be above freezing during the day but drop below freezing during the night.|
Friday, March 2, 2012
It was time for me to buy another pair of Nantucket Reds. While the Men’s pants seem fairly straight forward to buy, I have found the Women’s fit to be a bit trickier.