Snow Farm Vineyard Concert Crowd

2018 Free Concerts

The 2018 free summer concerts in the Champlain Islands have started. We seem to have better food on our picnics at the vineyard than we do at home. My go-to picnic preparation is blackened shrimp which I always complement with red grapes to lessen the heat. This time I also brought a caprese salad. Others …

15.2 mile Bike Trek to South Hero

West Shore Bike Ride

This turned out to be a 15.2 mile bike ride. I grabbed photos of businesses and sights on my ride. I’ve estimated about which mile marker the various photos align best with as I traveled in a counter-clockwise loop from the north end of Grand Isle to South Hero and back. Keep in mind that …

creemee cones

Ice Cream and Creemees

  I’m just back from a 7.5 mile bicycle trek. My goal was to get some good exercise in a fun way. And as a reward for all my efforts, my trip had to include a stop for ice cream. Is that snickering I hear? Yes, I love ice cream and consider myself a connoisseur. …