Karen’s Story

Chapter 18 I first met Karen in 2008 and she was also on a mission. I did not realize this until recently but both of us were seeking the perfect slice of New England life. However, we each had our…

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The Tavern

Chapter 17 I was never really one who hangs out in bars. It never really made sense to me to be standing four deep at the trendy bar of the moment or waiting in line at the cool club hoping…

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Original Art

Chapter 16 If all you need is a decent place to stay while exploring Franconia Notch I can recommend several well run motels.  However, if where you stay is just as important as or sometimes even more important than your…

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Val’s Restaurant

Chapter 12 That first year it was a rare day that I took time off from the inn for myself.  I had about four hours on a beautiful mid-august afternoon and I decided to hike the Falling Waters Trail.  The…

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