1. Stay at the Sugar Hill Inn. The Sugar Hill Inn is a romantic getaway known for culinary adventure and warm, inviting guest rooms and cottages. Selected “Best of New Hampshire 2011” by the editors of New Hampshire Magazine. The dining room is open to both inn guests and the public by reservation. [...]
June 3 – 19, 2011 This will be my 6th Lupine Festival. Every year, like magic, the beautiful wildflowers spring to life in June just in time for the Festival. But there is much more to it than just beautiful blue wildflowers. It is a celebration of spring. At the Sugar Hill Inn, the pool [...]
As the owner of the Sugar Hill Inn I am frequently asked about shopping. The White Mountains are dotted with small towns like Sugar Hill, Bethlehem and Franconia, each with interesting and unique shops. This blog is going to focus on Littleton, our big town. You won’t find any of the chain stores on [...]
1. Millers Café and Bakery, Littleton, NH (603) 444-2146 Creative sandwiches, soups and salads. My favorite is the Yankee Pot Roast Flip Bread Sandwich. Be sure to visit the Gris Mill located next store. Delightful deck with scenic river views, tasty food and the willingness to take credit cards puts Millers in the number one [...]
Chapter 7: I am frequently complimented on the Sugar Hill Inn’s staff and this of course is music to my ears. How did such a small inn in the middle of nowhere assemble such a talented team? We have an award winning Chef and our guests tell me that Susan is the best massage therapist [...]
Chapter 6: In 2006, what I loved about the Sugar Hill Inn was its potential to be great some day. It had 15 acres, great views, and a farm house dating back to 1789. However, the roof was bad, the paint was peeling, the plumbing was old and the water smelled bad among other things. [...]
Chapter 5 Even with the seventy hour work week, I enjoy being an innkeeper. It is the most demanding but best job I have ever had. Until buying the Sugar Hill Inn I was never known as a workaholic. Being an innkeeper is more a life style then a job. For those that can totally [...]
The cool thing about staying at a country inn is that every establishment has its own character and personality. That personality comes from its history, location and most importantly the owner.
I have always been a day dreamer. It’s important to me to have time alone to think. One day I was watching the HGTV Dream Home Giveaway show. It was a beautiful water front home. They give away a new home every year if you haven’t seen the show.