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My great grandparents would escape New York every summer for the fresh, cool air of the White Mountains. We always trekked up to visit for a few weeks, and although I was maybe four at the time, I have fuzzy memories of Santa’s Village and the Cog Railway. But those pale in comparison to the […]
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White Gate Farm shared their favorite muffin recipe with us.
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Becker's is THE destination on the Shoreline if you’re in the market for a vintage watch.
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Here's everything you need to stuff into that perfect striped bag, from a terry- backed Turkish towel and waterproof phone case to Zika repelling wristlet.
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Maybe you’re on the hunt for an unusual family getaway, or you’ve just had enough house guests for the season...
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It’s not only Lily Pulitzer, Vineyard Vines and tee shirt shops in Watch Hill anymore...
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20 summer reads, dreamy beach houses, no-bake treats and more links we love.
spark makerspace
A co-working space for bakers, jewelers, woodworkers, techies and entrepreneurs. You'll find everything you need, plus a community of like-minded folks.
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Looking to reduce anxiety, depression or chronic pain? Mindfulness Meditation may be the answer.
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We spent a fantastic few days at The Weekapaug Inn for a yoga retreat with Ava Tyler

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Before there were Farmers’ Markets in every town on the Shoreline, we shopped the farm stands for our produce and pies. Despite the availability of farm fresh food everywhere, we have some favorite farm stands that we scurry to for specific goodies: White Ga....
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The Snack Shack at Cedar Lake meets all snack shack criteria: fry-o-lator, swinging screen doors, breeze off the water. ....
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When I moved to Connecticut from Massachusetts seventeen years ago, I fell hard for the most quintessential of summer eats: the hot, buttered lobster roll. ....
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Gluten free and paleo peeps, have I got news for you—Still Delicious Bakery on the Westbrook Clinton line, is churning out freshly baked treats sans wheat and all manner of allergy-inducing ingredients. ....

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