Back in 2008, I had the opportunity to visit the Irasburg elk farm, to shoot this video for the owners. Although I had long forgotten it and thought it was lost, I just found it. My first idea was to clean it up and edit it a bit and upload it to YouTube for all to enjoy. It was quite a unique and surreal experience to find yourself surrounded by elk, deer, moose and even … [Read more...] about A Rare Look Inside the Irasburg Elk Farm
Shelburne Museum, just a stone's throw away! I shot this video back in autumn of 2008, but just found it today in some backed up files. I think it was around the time I bought my high definition camcorder and was anxious to try it out. At the time, I was lucky enough to live directly across the road from the Shelburne Museum in a home with a million dollar view. With a new … [Read more...] about A walk through Shelburne Museum
Let's get rich panning for gold in Vermont! As the saying goes, "there's gold in them thar hills!", but that was mainly out West. What many people do not know is that people have been prospecting for gold in Vermont for years. Although the yield from prospecting for gold in Vermont is relatively low, the best bet for a gold prospector is in the general areas around Plymouth … [Read more...] about Get Rich by Panning for Gold in Vermont!
One of the great things about living in Vermont is the limitless number of things to do. I spent some time living and working in Connecticut for about a year and it was difficult to find anything to do other than shopping or visiting casinos. Oddly enough, people I worked with would often "head to Vermont" for the weekends to go skiing or a variety of other recreational … [Read more...] about Totally Engaging and Fun Things to do in Burlington, Vermont
Thankfully, the rain held off during a fantastic Elton John concert at the Essex Junction fairgrounds on July 21. 2008. The concert started off with an old classic, Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding and continued on at full steam for the rest of the night. For a guy in his sixties, you wouldn't know it. Elton John still has a few acrobatic tricks left and he didn't … [Read more...] about Elton John Vermont Concert Review