Henniker Brewing Company

OK, we don’t want guests (or potential guests) to think the innkeepers are lushes (because we aren’t) but we like to support local businesses and appreciate a good beer every now and then.  With microbreweries growing in popularity, we were excited when we read about the newest addition to the New Hampshire beer scene: the Henniker Brewing Company which is …

There hasn’t been much snow around here lately, but according to the calendar, it’s still winter! We recently had a guest comment on how much she liked the winter wreath we had hanging outside, so I thought I’d post it here to share.  It is actually really easy to make one for yourself!  All you need is a large evergreen …

Cookie Tour 2011 – Granola Cookies

Well, I did it!  The 7th Annual Currier & Ives Cookie Tour here in the Monadnock region is coming up this weekend and I actually have my recipe completed with time to spare! If you are interested in participating in the tour, it will be this Saturday, December 10, from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM.  The tour includes 15 different …

An apple (or two) a day…

Throughout the summer you will find blueberries, strawberries, and peaches on the Little River B&B breakfast menu as they all come into season in New Hampshire.  The end of August marks the start of another season…apple season…and we have already picked our first batch of the year. Paula at the Norway Hill Orchard stand It’s late August which is the …

PHS honors the Civil War’s sesquicentenial

The Peterborough Historical Society is honoring the 150th anniversary of the start of the U.S. Civil War with an exhibit of artifacts, photographs, and personal stories being displayed through the end of October. In addition, there will be a Civil War dinner hosted on May 28th.  Recipes will include President Lincoln’s favorite dish as well as Mary Todd Lincoln’s cake …