“Crapeaux” or Maple Dumplings for the Non-Quebequois

Every spring the air around rural New England fills with the aroma of sweet Maple Dumpling deliciousness.  Similarly, when brandy is aged in it’s oak barrels, it gives off an aroma which the French monks called la part des anges – … Continue reading

Norumbega Getaway in Camden

This weekend, Lisa and I went up to Camden, Maine and stayed at Norumbega Castle.  It’s not a castle in the real sense of the word, and would qualify more as a large English manor.  Since Lisa is doing a series of articles … Continue reading

What’s Up Wednesday for Weekend of March 29-30

It’s a great mix of events this weekend.  Pick your favorite! Western Massachusetts Home and Garden Show Eastern States Exposition West Springfield, MA March 27-30 If your looking for a flower fix amid all this snow and cold weather, head over … Continue reading