Stack of New Hampshire-related books on table with bookshelf in the background

Love Books?

The Monadnock Region will be a haven for book lovers next weekend, May 10-12, 2019, with not one, but two special Book Sales happening in Keene and Peterborough. On May 10 and 11, the Historical Society of Cheshire County is holding their 19th Annual Book Sale to raise money for the activities of the Historical Society. They expect to have …

The word of the day: “Kettling”

Autumn is a wonderful time of year to visit the Monadnock Region to see the fall foliage and other sights.  One of those wondrous sights is the annual migration of the raptors (hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures, etc) from New England and Canada heading South. Pack Monadnock, also known as Miller State Park, just four miles East of downtown Peterborough is …

Peterborough – Celebrating 275 Years!

After months, even years of planning, the week-long celebration to commemorate Peterborough’s 275th Anniversary began under less-than-ideal weather conditions.  And well, yes… it did rain on our parade… but it didn’t seem to dampen spirits! The parade stepped off Saturday, October 11 at 10:00 AM, led by the 6th New Hampshire Regiment (portraying soldiers and civilians from the Civil War), …

Our day at “The Big E”

Last week, Paula and I took a day out of our schedule to visit The Big E and volunteer as tourism experts at the NH State building.  We had a great time and wanted to share our experiences. Scary bears 🙂 Question: So what exactly is The Big E? Answer: The Eastern States Exposition, known as The Big E is …

Currier and Ives Cookie Tour

Have you ever been on a cookie tour? Certainly with the word “cookie” in the title it can’t be bad! Start off your holiday season on a sweet note Saturday, December 10th with the 6th annual Currier and Ives Cookie Tour. Start your day right here at Little River Bed and Breakfast and take a self guided tour around the …

We say “Thank You” to Veterans

Know a military veteran? We at Little River Bed and Breakfast have joined a project called “B&Bs for Veterans“. It’s a way for B&Bs to say thank you to retired and active military personnel on Veteran’s Day by offering a complimentary stay at the B&B (there are hundreds of participating B&Bs across the country). The complimentary room is for Wednesday, …