Monthly Archives: June 2018

Thursday Doors

Ever heard of Woodstock, NH? It’s 60 miles north of Concord and 90 miles south of the Canadian border, and it has a pretty well-known craft brewery at the Woodstock Inn, Station and Brewery. On our way north a couple … Continue reading

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Life on this last Monday in June

I could put you to sleep describing weeding, mulching, trimming and such so I’ll just cut to the chase and say I’ve been working outside a lot. The weather is going to hit upper 90’s this coming week, and I’ve … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Last week when we headed north, we needed an overnight stop in Littleton, NH. We usually stay at the Hampton, but it is ‘in season‘ and the rates are $200+. When we pull off the interstate for one night and … Continue reading

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If you’re looking to see the Lupines in NH, then when the second week in June rolls around, head north to Sugar Hill, exit 38 for Franconia off I 93. Sugar Hill is on Route 117 between Franconia and Lisbon. … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Welcome to the north country and the tiny town of Landaff, New Hampshire. Landaff was where my grandparents called home. It covers a mere 28 miles, and the 2010 census recorded 415 residents. I went to many dinners, plays, and … Continue reading

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Monday coffee

If we could share a cup of coffee, I’d want to know how you’re doing this Monday. Are you heading off to work or are you planning to spend some time in your garden? How are your tomatoes doing? DIY … Continue reading

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Sense of humor

If there is one thing each of us needs in order to survive what life has in store, it is a sense of humor. Good health, support of family and friends – all necessary. But, humor allows us to deal … Continue reading

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