ShackletonThomas Showcases Vermont Artistry

Facebook0Google+0TwitterIn a world of mass-produced everything, it it’s a delight to uncover the beauty and simplicity of finely-crafted hand-made furniture and pottery. This is just what you’ll find in a visit to the ShackletonThomas workshop store in Bridgewater, Vermont. ShackletonThomas … Continue reading

Maple Inn Muffins Put Delicious Spin On Healthy

Facebook0Google+0TwitterA slight recipe adaptation turned really good bran muffins into super delicious B&B-worthy muffins. They mix up quickly and freeze well—a great go-to for busy bakers. Bran Muffins with Molasses and Amaranth Makes 12-16 muffins Dry ingredients 1½ cups wheat … Continue reading

Vermont’s Long Trail Brewing Company

Facebook0Google+0TwitterBack in 1989, craft brewers were a rare breed. It was before the hype and the popularity soared, and when the soon-to-be trend-setters were getting established. That’s when Long Trail Brewing Company, then known as Mountain Brewers, took shape. The … Continue reading

Dogsledding With Vermont’s Braeburn Siberians

Facebook0Google+0TwitterOf all wintertime’s delights, dogsledding has to rank up there among the best. There’s a bit of magic in gliding behind a team of adorable dogs, and a wonderful sense of adventure. If this is something on your to-do list, … Continue reading

Tessie’s Tavern A Great Dining Choice Near Barnard, VT

Facebook0Google+0TwitterOne thing guests are always looking for is a comfortable dining spot where they’ll get great food with friendly service. Tessie’s Tavern in Bethel, Vermont, is just that kind of place. The restaurant is just a 5-minute drive from Maple … Continue reading

X-Country Skiing, Snowshoeing in Woodstock, Vermont Area

Facebook0Google+0TwitterLet it snow! Let it snow! A fluffy new layer of the white stuff is just what winter outdoor enthusiasts hope for. If you’re one of them, pack your snowshoes or cross country skis and head to Maple Leaf Inn … Continue reading

2018 Woodstock Snow Sculpture Fest, February 16-18

Facebook0Google+0TwitterLet it snow, let it snow! The more snow, the better for sculpting amazing works of art during the Vermont Flurry: Woodstock Snow Sculpture Festival, February 16-18, 2018. The event, a celebration of winter and the visual arts, is sponsored … Continue reading

Find Artisan Creations At Vermont’s Collective Gallery

Facebook0Google+0TwitterThe historical stone building where Collective-the art of craft is located seems tailor-made for the gallery—it’s spacious and open and has an appealing age-old ambiance that’s hard to replicate. The 19th Century site was the first industrial building in Woodstock, … Continue reading