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Main Street fixture transformed into social hub in Montgomery, Vt.

Scott Pasfield and Nick Barletta have created an engaging, hospitable getaway in tiny, tranquil Montgomery, Vt., about 12 kilometres from Jay Peak and less than a two-hour drive southeast of Montreal. 751 more words


Making Changes: Social Life

I’ve never been a particularly sociable person.  I hate attention being on me, I’ve always been shy.  I don’t enjoy meeting new people, and as a consequence I don’t have many friends.   313 more words

Slimming World

Checking in...

I’m doing a lot of reading (and yes, surfing the web). As I mentioned earlier, we’re getting close to closing on a house with some land, so I’m reading up on mini farming… which appears to be a thing nowadays.   1,100 more words

Daily Stuffs

Paradise in Puerto Vallarta (Year 4)

At one point during last year’s trip to Puerto Vallarta, I stood on the rooftop patio of our condo and, instead of staring at the ocean, gazed enviously at the hills. 872 more words

Sammitt Says ...

The Big Shock

Yes, I fell into complacency again.

I have multiple ‘draft’ posts, all trying to explain the same thing.  Why I’ve not been blogging.

It’s hard to explain, but my head just hasn’t been in it.   382 more words

Slimming World

Suge Knight charges rappers a fee to perform safely in LA/Vegas

Some of you may be familiar with a term in the music industry called “checking in”. Checking in is the act of contacting a well respected individual in the city you’re visiting before your arrival, to make sure there are no issues once you touch down on their turf. 472 more words


Checking In: Inns, wineries flourish in scenic Niagara town

Shaw Festival: Two ways, two budgets

The curtain will rise next month on the Shaw Festival, one of Canada’s most prestigious theatre groups and the nucleus of tourism in Niagara-on-the Lake. 864 more words