Taos Ski Valley

Taos Ski Valley Living in the Hudson River Valley of New York for two years forever spoiled us with regard to ski season. The winters may be brutal, but the snow had its perks. We lived about 15 minutes from a small, but adequate ski mountain and were within an hours drive from well known…

Mohonk, Affordably

Lets face it. If you want to go to Mohonk Mountain House, you’re going to have to shell out a bit of cash. Nightly rates start at around $600/night PER PERSON, if you book early enough, use a coupon code and get a great deal. Weekend stays can be prohibitively expensive. And entire weeks? Well… […]

New England Road Trip 2

Thinkin’ all kinds a thinkin thoughts with these 2 atop the iconic Cadillac Mountain. Route: Boston to Acadia National Park/Bar Harbor to The Berkshires back home to the West Point, NY Time 4 days. Time of Year: Spring/Summer (June) I had a lot of questions on this road trip itinerary so here it goes. This…

New England Road Trip 1

Fun family road trip! Walked the cliffs and saw mansions in Newport, learned about whales at the Whaling Museum in New Bedford, saw whales in Stellwagen and ended at Plimoth Plantation. All in 4 days 😬