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 …

Peterborough and a Chocolate Factory

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.“   – Charles M. Schulz, creator of the comic strip Peanuts As we progress through the holiday season, it is hard for me not to think about sweets… especially, chocolate!  Cookies, cake, brownies, candy, hot chocolate… you name it… it all holds a special place in …

Opening doors to the best of New Hampshire

NH Open Doors Weekend is coming soon… November 2 & 3, 2013.  Presented by the League of NH Craftsmen and New Hampshire Made, this self-guided event brings together two days of some of the best shopping (always tax-free), eating, touring and special events.  Participate in the Passport Contest and enter to win great prizes by visiting 10 locations (or just …

Forget “Black Friday” and Celebrate “Plaid Friday”

Don’t get caught up in the crazy bustle of pushing and shoving that is “Black Friday” and make it a leisurely and fun experience. Celebrate “Plaid Friday” Where does the plaid come in?  We ask citizens to dress in plaid on November 23rd to make their support for locally-owned businesses and community visible, reinforcing their own commitment while giving others …

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 …