Peterborough: An Antiques Destination!

The entire Monadnock Region is known as a mecca for antiquing and in just the past few years the antiques scene has exploded in Peterborough.  Whether you are looking for small piece collectibles and memorabilia or large furniture, shabby chic or thrift items, Peterborough has a shop to fit your style! Google Map of Antiques Shops in Peterborough Park anywhere …

NH Open Doors Weekend

This weekend is “New Hampshire Open Doors“, a shopping and touring event of The Granite State.  The weekend event features crafts and distinctive locally made products, workshops, demonstrations, music and great dining options. Monadnock region participants include goat and alpaca farms, crafters specializing in jewelry, pewter, glass, baskets, etc, painters, photographers, a winery and much more!  The weather looks wonderful …

Antiques and more… Frye’s Measure Mill

Another unique place on our “Antiques and More – East and South of Peterborough, NH” Google Map is Frye’s Measure Mill in Wilton.  It is located a little off the beaten path at 12 Frye Mill Road (which is at the intersection of Davisville Road and the Burton Highway), but there are signs from Route 101 to help keep you …

Antiques and more… White Home Market

In Peterborough and southern New Hampshire, we have some wonderful opportunities for antique and consignment shopping.  We recently created Google Map that highlight many of the antiques shops in Peterborough and areas to the East and South.  (A map for shops to the West, towards Keene, is still in the works.)  To the East, only about 15 minutes away, is …

Stone Arch Bridges of Hillsborough

Often we suggest guests take a driving tour of the covered bridges South of Keene but we had a half day free this past Sunday and decided to drive the Stone Arch Bridge Tour of Hillsborough just thirty minutes North of Peterborough. Old Carr Bridge The bridges are unique and the history behind their construction is interesting. There were once …

Summer has arrived…time to think outdoor activities!

Just yesterday the high was in the 60s and this morning we were installing our window air conditioner units while the outside temperature climbed to 95 degrees. Now temperatures alone don’t make it Summer but our guests seem to be thinking outdoors as well. We have had a guest staying with us regularly for the last few weeks and she …