7 of the Best Restaurants in Portland Maine

Portland’s food scene is having kind of a moment right now.  Actually, at this point it’s fair to call it a hot streak more than anything else.  While some of the city’s well-established restaurants and bars that helped put Portland on the map are always worth writing about—Fore Street, Local 188, Duckfat, Eventide, Mikaye, and …

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10 Fantastic New England Wineries and Vineyards

New England’s northeastern climate swings between humid summers and hard frosts, lending itself to many things: opportunities to rock fabulous fall and winter fashion options, incredible scenic views as the seasons shift, and a winery/vineyard culture that prides itself on the craftsmanship of the stewards who grow and cultivate products that surpass all expectations. From …

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10 Best Restaurants in Burlington VT

Our little lakeside city of Burlington is known for its bustling nightlife, great beer, and especially amazing local food! With so many restaurants within a 5 mile radius you might find it hard to pick a starting point.  From Asian cuisine to American pub food, vegetarian to gourmet pizza, there’s a little bit of everything …

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A Winter Blues Cure-All: Maine’s Best Lobster Pounds and Fry Shacks 

A touch of the winter blues isn’t exactly unreasonable as we head into January with frigid temperatures and less snow throughout Maine than usual. Though we’re all eagerly awaiting fresh powder and frozen lakes for outdoor winter fun and gorgeous winter landscapes frosted in white, thoughts of sunny summer days are an understandable sliver of …

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7 of the Best Coffee Shops in Boston

Big cities like Boston have so much to offer. But if you’re in town only for a brief visit, and looking for amazing coffee, local Brunch enthusiast Danielle has the answer. Check out her favorites to find some of the best coffee shops in Boston. Psst! Visiting Boston soon? You’ll want to read and bookmark …

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9 Awesome Breweries in Portland Maine

Maine is consistently ranked as one of the top states in numbers of breweries per capita, and Mainers take their beer very seriously. With a population of approximately 66,000, Portland is Maine’s largest city, but by no means a large city. Yet, you would never know it from the abundance of food and drink options! …

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Best Restaurants in Manchester VT

In between all the fun things you’ll be doing when visiting Manchester, Vermont, you’re sure to work up an appetite. The town, despite being modest in size, has a lot of restaurants to choose from. So let’s get right to it. Here are some solid options on where to eat, my picks for the best …

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New England Brewery Road Trip: Perfect for Craft Beer Lovers

New England is known for a lot of things. Fall foliage, covered bridges, lobster, skiing, cold winters. But in the past few decades, New England has grown well-known for something else as well: A go-to destination for lovers of craft beer. We’re brewing a lot of beverages up here in this small corner of the …

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The 5 Best Coffee Shops in Northampton, MA

Coffee runs through the veins of Northampton, a small city located in western Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley. Cafes dot Main Street; caffeine has even seeped into our marketing. “Welcome to Northampton – Where the Coffee is Strong and So Are the Women!” a downtown sign proclaims. Home to women’s college Smith, and close by to Mount Holyoke (my …

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6 Coziest, Best Burlington Vermont Coffee Shops

We’re rounding up the best Burlington Vermont coffee shops for you in this post. Why are coffee shops so wonderful? We are guilty of being super coffee shop devotees. Working as bloggers and freelancers, it can be boring to stay at home all day. To solve that conundrum, we head out daily for a yummy …

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