Inside Stowe Bowl

Inside Stowe, Vermont

What lies beyond the doors of Stowe? Many people come to Stowe to experience skiing, hiking, mountain biking and other outdoor activities, but there’s a lot to do inside Stowe as well. Let’s take a peak at what you can find inside Stowe. Bowling Inside Stowe Strike it big at Stowe Bowl, Stowe’s one and [more]

ice skating at Spruce Peak

Winter in Stowe is Not Just Skiing

Most people who come to Stowe in the winter usually come for the skiing at Stowe Mountain Resort or the Nordic skiing at Trapp Family Lodge. But winter in Stowe is not just skiing. There are many outdoor sports you can do on snow and ice. Did you ever notice that most winter sports start [more]

Stowe Ski Trail

Second Annual Stowe Changes Report

In an efforts to keep you informed on what it’s like to live in Stowe, Vt., here’s our Second Annual Stowe Changes Report. Stowebee Bakery Located across the street from People’s United Bank, this bistro-bakery-sandwich shop has it going on. Coffee however you want it, sweets for all, local and organic ingredients, seasonal lunch fare, [more]

The Change

The Change

The change seemed to happen early. Suddenly, in August, I was experiencing cold, then hot, then cold, then warmish. It really varied, and it wasn’t like you could count on a pattern. Yes, autumn arrived early this year (did you think I was talking about something else?), and it was barely summer at all! The [more]

other side of the hill

Other Side of the Hill

A Friday night in Stowe, Vt., might feature the annual antique car show with a parade of lovingly restored cars and trucks driving through town, or a concert and fireworks at Spruce Peak, or a group mountain bike ride, or a bowling competition at Stowe Bowl. There is always some kind of activity going on [more]

Stowe breweries and craft beers

Stowe Breweries and Craft Beers

Craft brewmasters are hopping on the ski town brewery bandwagon, and why not? Beer and skiing go together like kids and ice cream. Stowe breweries have added a new dimension to the ski town. Within a 25-mile radius are 8 craft breweries, each with its own style and taste objectives. Visiting them in person to [more]

Cliff House Valentine's Dinner

Cliff House Valentine’s Dinner

Venus aligns with mars, a full moon, a comet, and a lunar eclipse at the 2017 Cliff House Valentine’s Dinner I am sure most people have heard the book title, “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus” by John Gray. Well, every now and then the planets align in a very good way and [more]

New busnesses in Waterbury Vermont

New Businesses in Waterbury Vermont

Many ingenious entrepreneurs have opened new businesses in Waterbury Vermont in 2016, making this central Vermont town an desirable place to live. Here is an overview of the 10 new businesses in Waterbury Vermont and nearby Waterbury Center. Waterbury Bridgeside Home is an extension of Bridgeside Books. Bridgeside Home is located adjacent to Rusty Parker [more]

Summer in Cambridge Vermont

Summer in Cambridge Vermont

Smugglers’ Resort is a big draw for winter sports enthusiasts, and that’s why many people live in nearby Cambridge. That said, summer in Cambridge Vermont can be as exciting, fun, and rewarding as winter, and a lot of people live in Cambridge because it’s a thriving rural Vermont community. The town of Cambridge consists of [more]

Top 3 Things to Do, Winter in Vermont

Top 3 Must Do’s for a Vermont Winter

As you probably know, Vermont winters are all about snow. Downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing can only be enjoyed in winter. And after a day of any of these, nothing beats sipping wine by a cozy fire. Now that we finally have some some snow, here are my Top 3 Must Do’s for [more]