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It’s Easy Being Green in the Summertime

It’s Easy Being Green in the Summertime

Do you know chimichurri sauce? I didn’t, until we had owned the inn for a few years. Now I feel like I see it everywhere. (Isn’t that always the way?) My quick explanation to curious customers was, ‘it’s kind of like pesto only made with […]

Spiced Bar Nuts (and small town friendship)

Spiced Bar Nuts (and small town friendship)

In general, I try very hard not to play favorites in life. I actually have a hard time choosing favorites, of anything. I don’t like being asked for my favorite song or favorite book. My favorite color is green – but not one particular shade […]

Little White Lie (aka Slow Roasted Tomato Sauce)

Little White Lie (aka Slow Roasted Tomato Sauce)

As an innkeeper/bartender I was surrounded by people all day. Most of them were really lovely. (Really). As a bartender/ host I made small talk, and big talk, and all kinds of talk. I organized and oversaw and coordinated and chatted and smiled and sympathized […]