Do you visit Stockbridge? Have you been to Stockbridge Coffee( http://www.stockbridgecoffeeandtea.com/) yet? If not, you surely should......It's a teeny, little shop on the first bend of Elm st., and it is one of the few places in the county that I can order a coffee drink, and know that it will be made properly.... One … Continue reading the story "a visit to Stockbridge Coffee…."
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I almost skipped the annual Apple Squeeze in Lenox this year, as we were planning to be out of town for the day, but a headache kept those plans at bay, and we decided to stay local. This gave us the opportunity to stop by the Apple Squeeze, which always turns out to be a fun time for all. … Continue reading the story "The Annual Lenox Apple Squeeze"
In the Berkshires, we are lucky to have a multitude of wonderful flower shops, and while they are all great stores with plenty to offer, my favorite is the Berkshire Flower Company(https://www.facebook.com/SaveBerkshireFlowerCo ). It is located in an unassuming little, white building on a small strip of land on rt. 7/20, near Mazzeo's Italian restaurant and the old Dakota restaurant. The owner, Bridget Brown, first … Continue reading the story "A visit to Berkshire Flower Company"
these rainy days always make me think of my vegetable gardens....for as long as I can remember, I have been gardening...flowers, fruits, vegetables...if it grows in the northeast, then its for me...and the rain is as necessary as the sun, so when everyone else is complaining about the pouring rains, I … Continue reading the story "a year without a garden……"
When I entered and won a spa vacation getaway from the Jane Iredale cosmetics company, I was thrilled. As amazing and fabulous as the trip to the Waldorf Astoria in Naples, Florida was, most of my enthusiasm about winning came from the fact that part of the prize was five hundred dollars worth of Jane Iredale cosmetics! While I was at the spa, I was given a … Continue reading the story "I am in Jane Iredale cosmetics heaven!"
A while back online, Jane Iredale cosmetics posted a contest on their sites, with the question, "What makes you glow?" The top prize included a spa … Continue reading the story "My Iredale Cosmetics spa vacation…."
today, we were finally able to use a gift card that i had won in a fall raffle that i had entered by way of southern berkshire chamber of commerce......it was a fun raffle that i had entered, with one entry giving you a chance at different prizes every day throughout that month...each day, i eagerly awaited the announced winners, … Continue reading the story "brunch at the old mill, in south egremont, ma….."
~the berkshires are somewhat removed from the rest of the civilized world, and though, for the most part, thats a very good thing, it can also be a detriment to your desires if they cant be found here.....for me, one of the only downfalls of living in berkshire county, is the lack of good mexican food......yes, there are the run of the mill places, and … Continue reading the story "a good mexican(ish) meal, finally….."