Inspiration

Country in the Catskills

Country in the Catskills

Country music is a not so secret guilty pleasure of mine. When a very good friend of mine found a country music festival at Hunter Mountain, it was hard to say no! The set up at Hunter was perfect. The stage was put up at the bottom of one of the ski slopes, so everyone(…)

Continue reading

Southern China

Southern China

I just got back from a work trip to China. Thought I’d share a few photos from my trip! There’s a reservoir next to our hotel with a walking path that goes all the way around. With jet lag in full force, I was up with plenty of time for early morning runs around the(…)

Continue reading

Knitting

Knitting

I learned how to knit in high school. I learned a basic knit stitch and that was about it. I’d knit a scarf once every few winters but never took it much further. About a year ago my fiances mother asked that I make her a scarf for her birthday. The stitch she picked was(…)

Continue reading

Scandic Clogs

Scandic Clogs

I recently went to visit Scandic Footwear in Bedford, NH. Every pair of clogs is made by hand, from start to finish, right in New Hampshire.¬†Founder, Morton Andreasen, holds each of his products to an extremely high standard of quality.¬†Attention to detail is key at Scandic. Each clog bottom arrives totally unfinished. Morton and his(…)

Continue reading

Brimfield

Brimfield

The Brimfield Antique Show happens three times a year and is so massive it’s impossible to see everything in one day. I love to go and will drag anyone with me who is relatively willing to tromp around dusty (or muddy) fields in 90 degree heat. There are plenty of over priced items, but if(…)

Continue reading