I recently sat down with Chris Christensen of Amateur Traveler to chat about all things Vermont! In this podcast we travel from Burlington to Shelburne to Stowe and back again. I give suggestions for day trips, places to stay...
I love summer. Who doesn't love summer? But I am a sucker for fall in Vermont. I love apple picking, harvest festivals, corn mazes and don't even get me started on the cider donuts! They make me weak in...
If only it were that simple to narrow it down to just five things! Vermont is like ripe fruit in the summer. For optimal enjoyment, everything must be enjoyed while it is at its peak. Burger Night It is pretty much...
Not too long ago Vermont winters in our house meant on Friday night ski bags needed to be packed with boots, mittens, balaclavas and hand warmers. Our skis had to be lined up by the back door so that...
If you live in Vermont, you know winter with kids can be l-o-n-g. But snow and cold temps don't keep us inside. Well, maybe -9 does. But there is plenty to do and fun to be had. These are some...
My Facebook feed is filled with gorgeous photos from Vermont Ski Resorts showing snow covered peaks, snow guns a blazing or skiers catching first tracks already. Vermonters are chattering on twitter about first chair, top to bottom skiing and...
You might have an idea of what life is like in Vermont; rustic barns, green mountains, sprawling meadows, farm-to-table fresh food and artisan crafts. Now picture a hotel that has captured all of that in one luxury property. The...
I have been traveling with my Grandmother for as long as I can remember. Our first official Grandmother and Granddaughter trip was to Greece in grade school. Not long after that we went on a Caribbean cruise and then in college...
When going for a hike with kids before the trails really open for the season, it is best to be prepared for almost anything. Although your lawn seems like it is nice and dry, the trails can still be...
My family of four arrived at Stowe Mountain Lodge on a Friday evening in late January. Just like everyone else we were checking in for a weekend of skiing.We pulled up to a mammoth valet parking line. I was sure we going to experience a long check-in...