Visiting new places, enjoying time with the family, and eating delicious homecooked cuisine. While I'm sure you've heard of the Hamptons and Montauk in New York, there's a quaint area set apart from all that busyness called Hampton Bays. It's located within 25 minutes of Long Island Wine Country a.k.a. North Fork, and it's well worth booking a visit. Known as where "beach life meets wine country," North Fork is a 30-mile stretch of roadside stands, farms, and wineries. We had
A road trip to visit a local national park is just what the doctor ordered. Our family loves the outdoors and, especially, the opportunity to hike and explore. We're lucky that Bar Harbor and Acadia are within 4 hours of our home. It makes for an easy long weekend outing, and we did just that with a three night stay at an Airbnb. This was our second year visiting the area, and we enjoyed it even more. Despite wearing masks at restaurants and local stores due to Covid 19, it w
If you haven't experienced a lake vacation, you must put this on your to do list. This was an amazing family week in Meredith, NH. After many years of vacationing on Martha's Vineyard, I decided that we MUST do something different. We had never been to Lake Winnipesaukee, and I had it in my head that, "We were going to a lake!" There are a lot of choices of towns to stay in along the lake: Meredith, Wolfeboro, Moultonboro, Guilford, Alton, and Laconia (popular for bike week).