Lunch at Brewery Legitimus – New Hartford

After getting several home improvement tasks done over the weekend, I decided to reward myself with a visit a brewery. …

Fish Church and the Stamford Arboretum

Who would have guessed that tucked away into a suburban neighborhood of Stamford exists a magnificent National Historical Landmark known…

These Guys Brewery, Norwich – Dinner with an Old Friend

A friend of over 30 years sent me a text that he was going to be in Providence and that…

The Stratford Sea Wall and More

On a recent day off I found myself exploring the town of Stratford.  Perhaps Stratford is known by many for…

Lessons in Whiskey at Litchfield Distillery

Despite living in Missouri at the time, I became familiar with Litchfield Distillery a few years ago from a time…

Valley Falls Park, Vernon’s Accessible Trail

If you have a knee like mine that snaps, crackles and pops, then you’ll certainly understand my happiness in finding…

Avon Bottle Stop Wine Tasting

Departing from my usual reporting of a visit to an adult beverage manufacturer, I thought this recent experience at Avon…

The Old Drake Hill Flower Bridge and More in Simsbury

Several years ago when I moved to Connecticut, I was looking for a Meetup group to join that would explore…

Weekend Fun: Ropes Course

If you’re looking for some recreational leisure this weekend look no further than the world’s largest ropes course at Jordan’s…

A Trip to Connecticut Valley Winery

We closed out February with a visit to Connecticut Valley Winery on Litchfield Turnpike (Rte 202) in New Hartford, CT. …