Everything Equine in Vermont

One of the real pleasures of life in Vermont is the tradition of horses.  Horses have been part of Vermont life, as a means of transportation, to haul timber, plow fields, pull stumps and carry heavy loads since the 1600’s.  Today, most horses are relieved of the heaviest of work activities, but Vermonters are very attached to traditional ways, and it is still possible to find horses being used on farms, …

Things To Do in Woodstock, Vermont

A Stroll through Woodstock, Vermont: Just 13 miles north of the 1815 House, you’ll find the quaint village of Woodstock.  Now I’m not at all attracted to “cute” places, but Woodstock surpasses that moniker and settles firmly on the realm of “quintessential New England Village” in all its glory.  The village center is large enough to host an interesting variety without being so large that you cannot comfortably stroll through it.   Settled along the picturesque …