Brand Update.

What a year it has been! Can you believe we are already talking about the holiday season? I can recall when we were all just relishing about how warm last winter was here in the northeast! Time certainly has flown by, and hopefully you have gotten to enjoy a pretty stellar summer. I wanted to…

Take a Step Back in Time at The Vermont Country Store.

Have you ever wanted to just rewind the time? You know. Relive a time that was prior to technology and a life of simplicity? There’s a place where you can do just that. A place where time itself has stood as still as the products it holds. The Vermont Country Store is a Mecca for…

Killington Resort Opens for the Season.

As the colors of Autumn fade, as does the memories of a fun festive season here in New England, so too does the warm Indian summer days as we plunge into a more traditional weather pattern of early winter. Sounds depressing, doesn’t it? Sun setting earlier. Trees reduced to sticks. Temperatures reaching a maximum of…

Litchfield County Drums Up an Autumn to Remember.

Autumn is perhaps one of the most popular seasons on the calendar here in New England. After the warm summer breezes comes the crisp air and color explosion of leaves across the region.  One area of our region in particular that has always been a personal favorite, is none other than my home base of…

Let’s Talk.

There was a debate recently, and in case you haven’t heard, there’s a presidential election coming up in a few short weeks. What are we doing to ensure our future is secure? I hope something. Isis. Global warming. Race. Economy. If you think for a second that your vote does not matter, perhaps you should…

Banking Made Simple, by Simple! Get to Love Your Bank.

Don’t you wish everything in the world was simple? Well, thanks to Simple Bank, it can be! Okay, almost. At least the banking portion of your life can be simplified. Recently, I decided to switch banks. When I did, I decided to stay clear of those large banks! Haven’t you heard the word on the…

New England Has Heart All Autumn Long.

With visions of Autumn just around the bend, I’d like to introduce a few of my favorite autumn locations across New England. New England is home to the four seasons of true beauty, and no season is brighter or more festive than fall. Color explosions splash a long hillsides and rocky shorelines. Pumpkin spice is…

Sometimes, All You Need is a Good Vacation.

There’s something to be said about a vacation that helps put your life in perspective. As I stated in my last column, I took a week off from social media during my week long hiatus to the mountains of New England. It just felt different. I wasn’t reaching for my phone urging to post every second…