Travel Books: New England

Where to start with recommendations for New England books? New England was home to such honored American authors as Alcott, Emerson, Longfellow, Thoreau, Twain, Wheatley, and Mother Goose! And bestselling authors continue to write from the 6 state region - Stephen King and Dennis Lehane, for example. Visitors to New England can get a taste for … Continue reading Travel Books: New England

New York Biking Weekend

Five Boro Bike Tour 2015 This weekend, the first weekend in May, we traveled to New York for the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, a 40 mile ride through the streets and over the bridges of NYC. Dave had done this years ago when the tour first began in the city, but for the rest … Continue reading New York Biking Weekend

Gasparilla Getaway

After a long and difficult winter, we stole a weekend away in Boca Grande, FL. We left 12° weather in Boston and landed in the sunshine of the Gulf Coast. We spent the next 4 days biking, swimming and catching up with good friends. Oh... and we did a little eating! Fabulous breakfasts in the screened-in … Continue reading Gasparilla Getaway