Hiking the Valley, the Perfect Fresh Air Activity!

The Hudson Valley has hundreds of well-maintained hiking trails throughout the region and hundreds more that are lesser traveled but just as interesting and even more scenic. While this year has certainly been an interesting one, one of the more … Continue reading

The Culinary Institute of America, Then and Now

Most people in the world have heard of the CIA, the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY. “The” premiere cooking school in the world. Not many people have visited the school and of course, a much smaller percentage … Continue reading

Spring into the Valley!

Spring is starting to emerge its lovely head from the earth, crocuses peaking their heads through the small remaining patches of snow. Green leaves starting to bud and slowly unfurl with the promise of a beautiful springtime ahead. Planning on … Continue reading