Category Archives: Food

A New Hampshire Adventure, What’s Joe Got to Do With it?

What’s Joe Got to Do With It? My good friend Joe is 13 years younger than I am. He refuses to believe that I’m not as spry as I once was and cuts me no slack. I can’t wait until he’s … Continue reading

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Its All About The Maple in Vermont

Its All About The Maple in Vermont So what did we learn after our oh so sweet adventure? When it’s spring in Vermont, thoughts turn to maple sugaring. From back yard buckets  to big commercial evaporators, its all about the maple. … Continue reading

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Time for One More in Jacksonville, Vermont

Jacksonville Vermont Sugar House After a brief lunch just to prove to my stomach that there are foods other than donuts and sweet maple candy we figured we had time for 1 more stop before the sugar houses began to … Continue reading

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Dwight Miller & Son, Dummerston Vermont

Dwight Miller & Son, Dummerston, Vermont The “wintry mix” was getting worse but neither Joe nor I was ready to call it a day yet.We’d driven all this way and only seen one Maple Sugar House and a quaint covered … Continue reading

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The Sugar House at the Robb Family Farm

The Sugar House at the Robb Family Farm http://dustyroadsphotos.zenfolio.com/p362485518/h876d3988#h876d3988 Stepping into the Sugar House at the Robb Family Farm was like stepping back in time. The rich maple aroma washed over you immediately. Who cares about maple syrup. Lets just … Continue reading

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Let’s go Maple Sugaring!

Let’s go  Maple Sugaring! After breakfast at Raff’s Cafe in Haverhill, we headed out to see how many  Maple Sugar houses we could visit in one day. Joe had downloaded a map with all of the places taking part in … Continue reading

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Raff’s Cafe, Haverhill

Fresh Start Back at home I put the unpleasant airline experience behind me making plans with Joe to go Maple Sugaring. Vermont was holding it annual Maple Sugar Festival. On that weekend sugar houses, craft stores, Inns and Restaurants across … Continue reading

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Every Day’s a Holiday

Did you know that just about every day in the year has some holiday or observance attached to it? Yesterday was the “Ides of March” as in  “Beware the Ides of March”, the warning the soothsayer called out to Julius … Continue reading

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The 3 BD’s

It was tempting to just turn around and get back on the plane back to Hawaii when I landed in Providence Saturday night. It was dark and cold. Snow was piled everywhere. I had heard about the 14 – 18 … Continue reading

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The Great Whale Photo Search

I’m starting to get excited for my trip back to Maui. My timeshare called me. They tried to hook me up for a Luau and a special evening of wine and food put on by the executive chef. I said … Continue reading

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