About this time last year in 2020, we were all restricted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Looking back on those times, it really was an uneasy situation with lots of uncertainty, fears and isolation suddenly being thrust upon us. The thought of losing a business, a job and how to pay the mortgage in the midst of this sudden, unknown affliction resulted in plenty to worry … [Read more...] about Spring Comes to Vermont With Hopes For a Better Year
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Let's face it, 2020 and 2021 have been really strange years. With the COVID-19 crisis dumped in our laps suddenly last March, it seems like life came to a standstill. We were stuck inside, limited and prevented from going just about anywhere and facing an uncertain road ahead. As summer arrived, at least we were all able to get out and enjoy a bit of fresh air. The … [Read more...] about Check out the Waterbury Reservoir For Fun This Summer
Although Burlington is one of the most popular destinations in Vermont, if you drive just a few miles to the north and find US Route 2, you'll find yourself in the splendor of the Lake Champlain Islands. A photo below shows the windmills in Milton, VT across the lake from Grand Isle. Springtime in the Champlain Islands brings a much needed warmth and vitality to the … [Read more...] about Discover the Beautiful Champlain Islands
Newport, Vermont’s Centennial Celebration 2018 A long awaited celebration begins on June 29, 2018 through July 6, 2018 to commemorate Newport City's 100th birthday. If you've never been to Newport, VT, this would be the time to visit and enjoy a once in a lifetime celebration. If you're a long time resident, past or present, the event is the perfect way to fete the "old … [Read more...] about Re-live Newport, Vermont’s Centennial and Grab a Great Book!
I kind of miss Stowe and Jay Peak back when they used to be ski areas. The "Old Vermont Style" Stowe Ski Area is now long gone If you visit any of the Vermont ski resorts these days, and had never visited before, you would probably laugh at what they "used to be". Both Stowe, Jay Peak, Burke an other resorts now resemble their counterparts in the western US states, for … [Read more...] about Are Stowe Mountain and Jay Peak Resorts Really Better Than Before?