Archive for the ‘Out and About’ Category

Dave and I would love to have a small farm one day. Nothing huge, just a couple animals (goats, chickens, etc). We love VT. So for our second anniversary we decided to combine those things and spend a weekend at a farm in VT. We found an incredible small farm   Read More ...

Applecrest Farms is a great┬áplace for apple picking (and other fruits) as well as fun festivals every weekend in the fall. However in May they became so much more with the opening of the gorgeous new building. The new building houses a farm-to-table restaurant, coffee house and farm stand. I   Read More ...

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The Tuckaway Tavern & Butchery is a restaurant and butcher shop in Raymond, NH. They offer great meats and great sides. Many of the items from the restaurant are also available to take home from the butcher shop. There is often quite a crowd at the restaurant. The wait times   Read More ...

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I always thought the hug Coke machines were for tv only. As it turns out they really do exist. At the Made in NH Expo we saw one and had the opportunity to give it a hug. It was a pretty straightforward process. You hug the machine and a soda   Read More ...

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I figured that for our first post back, a great topic would be wedding food. Food is obviously really important to us, so in picking a wedding venue the food was a priority. My dress didn’t have pockets, so I didn’t have my phone most of the time and missed   Read More ...

On June 26th we attended the Taste of the Nation at Strawberry Banke in Portsmouth. The event raises money to fight hunger. I read that this years event raised well over $120,000. I also found the stats for last year and there were 59 restaurants and 35 beer and wine   Read More ...

Black Birch in Kittery, Maine is a hidden gem and one of our favorite restaurants. It’s not far from Portsmouth but doesn’t seem well known among Portsmouth tourists. Black Birch is our go to place for any celebrations or just because; big birthdays, new jobs, etc. We had scheduled a   Read More ...

Yesterday was Market Square Day in Portsmouth, so a lot of the roads downtown were closed and there were lots of people around. We wanted to go out to breakfast but because of how busy Portsmouth was, we decided to find a place to go on our way to the   Read More ...

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6 Months ago Dave and I were scheduled to go on our first date at Front Row Pizzeria in Exeter. I ended up getting stuck at work and had to cancel. Thankfully he was incredibly understanding and was willing to reschedule, and from there the rest is history. We decided   Read More ...

I hate to admit that I am falling behind on Blog Posts. I have about a month worth of entry topics and photos ready, but haven’t had a chance to write them. Thankfully for us all, Andrea has yet again agreed to step in and help. So this post is   Read More ...

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