7 Things You Should Do This Winter When Visiting the Mt Washington Valley

Looking for a great getaway, that helps you embrace NH during the snowy season as well as things to keep you busy inside?  Here's a road trip tip: head to North Conway and NH’s Mount Washington Valley! https://youtu.be/-zq7GTMRFIQ   There are 6 ski mountains located around North Conway and the Mt Washington Valley, including Attitash, Black Mountain, Bretton Woods, Cranmore Mountain Resort King Pine,and Wildcat.  We decided to head to Cranmore to hit the slopes – located just 5 minutes from downtown North Conway.  It’s a great family mountain with beginner trails all the way up to expert level. They’ve also got a tubing park and adventure center complete with a mountain coaster, giant swing and zipline! For some indoor adventure – head up the road from Cranmore to Living Shores Aquarium. A place where visitors can discover the wonders of the ocean all year long. There are so [...]

2020-02-21T09:43:37-05:00
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NH According to…Jodi Picoult

You may recognize her from the New York Times bestseller list (with eight recent novels debuting at #1), from her books-turned-blockbuster films like My Sister’s Keeper and The Pact… or from hiking Moose Mountain and running errands in Hanover. Yes, world-famous author Jodi Picoult has been a resident of the Granite State for two decades now. Here, she tells us how the state influences her writing, why she and her family love calling NH home, and much more.  […]

2019-08-22T14:41:08-04:00Tags: , , , , |
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16 New Sights in the City of Keene

I’ve always had a particular fondness for the city of Keene.  Perhaps it’s because growing up in nearby Walpole, our family would travel to the “big city” to do our weekly grocery shopping, go out to dinner, or to  see a movie. Or, perhaps it’s because as an adult, I love the city’s Main Street (it's on USA Today’s list of Charming main streets across the US), lined with eclectic shops, great restaurants, a historic theatre and performance center, and cool coffee shops. Now, another reason to be enamored with the Elm City: a fantastic display of the city’s history in larger than life murals on buildings around downtown.   The murals were painted by the Walldogs. If you haven’t heard of them, they’re a group of professional sign  artists from all over the world. Each year, hundreds of these artists travel to one community to paint the town! The [...]

2019-07-26T10:44:27-04:00Tags: , , , , |
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This or That: Classic NH Ice Cream Shoppes

Summer is the season where a long day’s end is best spent with a melting cone in your hand. It’s hard enough choosing a flavor, let alone which local creamery to visit, but here we highlight two of the Granite State’s most beloved and experienced stops you really can’t go wrong. […]

2019-07-08T16:07:13-04:00
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