A Quick Guide of Dutchess County, NY

September 4

Did you know that Dutchess County is home to the Second most popular County Fair is New York State??? It’s true! It’s the Dutchess County Fair. And, let me tell you… It’s a pretty awesome Fair. In addition to their famous Summer fair, Dutchess County is also home to several unique places to visit. And … Read More

Damn Good Honey Farm: Everything you need to know

August 8

Honey, Fresh Produce and Soaps, Oh my! Damn Good Honey Farm is a small working farm and weekend Farm Store in Ulster County, NY.  First off… How much do you love their name?!?! It seems the further North you drive from NYC, the more farms and farm stands/farm stores you find. But how do they differ … Read More

A Quick Guide of Orange County, NY

July 7

I’m going to tell you a little story… When we purchased our home in 2013, we were living in Yonkers. We loved the idea of moving to Orange County, NY and looked forward to it all. It took us some time to settle into our new surroundings and get a feel for how close and how … Read More

Bannerman Castle: A Treasure on the Hudson

June 29

Have you ever ridden on the Metro-North Hudson Line heading up to Poughkeepsie? Did you notice a beautiful castle on the Hudson between Breakneck Ridge and Beacon? It looks like a castle out of a fairy tale. If you have, then you’ve seen the majestic and monumental Bannerman Castle.I’ve looked longingly at Bannerman Castle from my … Read More

A Quick Guide of Rockland County, NY

May 26

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Rockland County, NY? The first thing that comes to my mind is the Palisades Center Mall. Secondly is the ‘Old‘ Tappan Zee Bridge and the ‘New‘ Bridge that’s almost finished. How about the Bear Mountain State Park? Those are just a few … Read More

7 Ways to be a tourist in your Hometown

May 19

Has this ever happened to you? You spend hours planning a perfect weekend away with your family, significant other or on your own (raise your hand if you also like doing things on your own), only to have to hampered by an unexpected event?There go your plans completely out the window.What will you do??? How about … Read More