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March/April 2013 Issue Archive

‘My Roots Are Deeper than Your Pockets’ | The Northern Pass Project

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Lynne Placey is a 66-year-old widow who loves teaching piano in her small house in Stewartstown, New Hampshire.... Read More »

2013 My Hometown Photo Contest Winners

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Sometimes it seems that we grow immune to the places and people that we see every day. After... Read More »

2014 Maple Festivals and Events

2014 Maple Festivals and Events

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Do you love maple festivals? Use this list to find 2014 maple events around New England. Connecticut Maple... Read More »

Antiques & Collectibles | Costume Jewelry from Providence, RI

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Shakespeare warned that “all that glitters is not gold.” In fact, I’ve found that most of what glitters... Read More »

Austin’s Auction Tips

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1. Get to know the item that interests you. LaGina Austin recommends attending the auction preview, when “you... Read More »

Belgian-Style Pork Carbonnade

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Book Review | Marmee & Louisa and My Heart is Boundless

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I’ve never read Little Women; boys didn’t when I was growing up, and most still don’t. Thus, much... Read More »

Cabot, Vermont | Where the Heart Rubs Against the Place

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My great-aunt Hope, who visited all 50 states after she and Uncle Bill had retired, once told me... Read More »

Caroline Craig’s Squash Sticky Buns

Caroline Craig’s Squash Sticky Buns

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Celebrating a 250-Year-Old House | Mary’s Farm

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The rise of the fields’ soft curves, the seasons of the hay, the broad reach of the old... Read More »

Coleslaw with Maple-Cider Dressing

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Dishes at Cogswell’s Grant | Recipes from the Best Cook

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One day in 1966, Al and Caroline Craig walked down the road to pick strawberries at Cogswell’s Grant,... Read More »

Easter Crafts | Make String Eggs

27 votes, 3.63 avg. rating (72% score)

String eggs are a quick and easy way to create lots of cheerful Easter decorations for your home.... Read More »

Eminent Domain in Ascutney, Vermont | I Will Not Leave

10 votes, 4.20 avg. rating (83% score)

In the summer of 1964, Romaine Tenney was a bachelor farmer. He milked 25 cows by hand on... Read More »

Enter the 2014 “My New England” Photo Contest!

Enter the 2014 “My New England” Photo Contest!

10 votes, 3.30 avg. rating (67% score)

  2013 Photo Contest Winners “My New England” photo contest can be as individual as a person’s relationship... Read More »

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

Fenway Victory Gardens | Local Treasure

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Imagine walking down a narrow outdoor path, bordered high on both sides by lush gardens. It leads to... Read More »

French-Toast Bread Pudding with Rum-Spiked Maple-Toffee Sauce

French-Toast Bread Pudding with Rum-Spiked Maple-Toffee Sauce

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Homegrown: Hill Farmstead Brewery in Vermont

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The new honey saison on Hill Farmstead’s roster of craft beers is the very model of genteel elegance:... Read More »

House for Sale | Israel Arnold House

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Actually, the original part of the “Israel Arnold House”–that’s how it’s listed on the National Register of Historic... Read More »

How Do You Keep the Bids Coming? | The Big Question

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“This is work I’ve always known. Where I grew up in Arkansas, my parents had a small auction... Read More »

How to Green Your Own Home

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Get an Energy Audit “This is the very first step. It doesn’t cost that much in the grand... Read More »

Instruction to Make String Eggs

57 votes, 3.02 avg. rating (60% score)

STEP 1: Cover your workspace with sheets of kraft paper. STEP 2: Make your wheat paste: Put the... Read More »

Italian Easter Bread with Dyed Eggs

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Kitchen Products | New England’s Finest

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1. Chefs love carbon-steel knives for their ability to hold an edge. These hand-forged beauties ($13.70-$89) by the... Read More »

Making the Grade | Maple Sugar Production and Recipes

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On a mild Sunday afternoon in March, the air outside Ben’s Sugar Shack in Temple, New Hampshire, carries... Read More »

Maple Baked Beans

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Maple-Glazed Spareribs

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