A real Cape Cod dining experience

Sea Crest Beach Hotel Shore Dinner on Old Silver Beach in Falmouth, MA

The Old Silver Beach Shore Dinner Series at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel provides a real Cape Cod dining experience! We have now spent at least 9 summers around Cape Cod, but have only just discovered a REAL Cape Cod dining Continue reading

Travel in New England: Cape Cod Beach Hopping


We are lucky enough to live less than an hour from my favorite place on earth, Cape Cod. For those of you less familiar with the Cape, it is the arm that juts out of Massachusetts into the Atlantic Ocean. What Continue reading

Travel in New England: 2015’s New England Road Trips, Day Trips, Outings and Festival Plans

Travel in New England

One of my favorite things about living in New England is the seasons…yes, even winter. Every season is a new opportunity to explore a different part of New England, which ultimately led to my Travel in New England series. This Continue reading

The Best Restaurant Dishes and More of 2014

Cafe ArtScience Crustini

Happy New Year! Over the past few days, I was thinking about all  the great things that I experienced in 2014. Naturally, food played a large role in the year’s happy memories. Here is a taste (pun intended) of some Continue reading

Cape Comfort at Home with Wayfair.com

The Chatham bedroom -Found using Wayfair.com's "Shop the Look" feature.

USE PROMO CODE “RUGLUV43” FOR 15% OFF ALL (!!!) of Wayfair.com AREA RUGS JULY 31 – AUGUST 4, 2014. As you know, I spend a good portion of my summer on the Cape. And when I am not in the Cape, Continue reading

Afternoon Tea at the Boston Public Library

HIgh tea at the Boston Public Library

When I have taken a hiatus from blogging, I always wonder if I should start a post with what has been happening in my life. The short answer, summer, fun stuff, sick a couple of times, vacation, and more fun. Continue reading

Summer Travel in New England: Quechee and Woodstock, Vermont Part 3 – A Brunch Worth Traveling To

Simon Pearce is what the reason we originally planned our trip to this area of Vermont. Can you believe we almost kept driving right by it because we were full from samples? That would have been a BIG mistake. An Continue reading

Summer Travel in New England: Quechee and Woodstock, Vermont – Part 1

I know it’s not technically summer yet…but hey…if mother nature wants to eliminate the winter, I am happy to start my summer travel series early! Today’s adventures find my sister, Debbie, and I headed to parts of Vermont we had not Continue reading

Brunch at Ceia in Newburyport, MA.

Newburyport, MA. One of my favorite places in Massachusetts. This quaint town is less than an hour outside of Boston, directly on the water, and hosts streets of adorable, independent shops that sell everything from luxury clothing, to handmade soaps, to Continue reading

Summer Travel in New England: Nauset Beach & Harwich Treasure Chest, Cape Cod

In this edition of Summer Travel in New England, I am going to share with you my second most favorite place to completely unwind and a great recipe to take with you to that place. But first, some back story…. Continue reading