Category: Holidays

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Ski Country! February 09 2017

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Ski Country

Wondering how to make Valentine’s Day special this year? Make your Valentine’s Day celebration magical by celebrating in Ski Country! Don’t worry, you don’t have to be a skier. North Conway New Hampshire is one of National Geographic’s top 25 ski towns in the world! Have you wondered how today’s Valentine traditions began? History claims Saint Valentine was imprisoned in Roman times for performing weddings … Read More

May 11 2015

History of Mother’s Day

Every May, Mother’s Day arrives, and so millions of Americans rush out to the florist to order fresh flowers and then stop at the pharmacy for a card and maybe even some chocolates for their mothers. Although the holiday has come and gone for 2015, that doesn’t mean that you should ever stop appreciating your mom. Here’s some Mother’s Day history to get you in … Read More

March 17 2015

3 Saint Patrick's Day Cocktail Recipes

Green, green everywhere. On St. Patrick’s Day, green beer will certainly be flowing to celebrate the luck of the Irish. However, instead of spending time at an overcrowded pub crawl this year, consider making your own green spirits at home or anywhere else you host a party. These cocktails only require a handful of ingredients so that even beginners can whip up a fancy drink … Read More

December 19 2014

5 Unusual New Year's Rituals

Here in the U.S., we traditionally celebrate ringing in the New Year’s with a champagne toast, a jolly or teary rendition of Auld Lang Syne and a kiss at midnight. But around the world, nations celebrate New Year’s in a variety of fun and interesting ways. Here are some of our favorites. Parting With Past Transgressions In Ecuadorian history, citizens would fabricate dummies made in … Read More

December 17 2014

6 Creative Holiday Gift Wrapping Ideas

The holiday shopping was fun, but now you’re faced with wrapping all those amazing gifts. How can you wrap them without them all ending up looking the same? Try out these seven unique and creative ways to add interest to your holiday gift wrapping project. Incorporate Natural Elements Nothing says holiday like natural pinecones and cinnamon sticks. Top your beautifully wrapped gift with natural or … Read More

December 13 2014

Hottest Christmas Gifts for Women 2014

As the holidays approach each year, you probably feel that moment of panic, wondering what to buy the women in your life, especially that one special woman. You might even find yourself putting off your search until later in the season each year because you feel so much apprehension about finding “the right gift” for her. However, when you reimagine the way you approach your … Read More

October 31 2014

Caramel Apple Martini Recipe

Looking for the perfect drink to sip by the fire? Look no further than the caramel apple martini, shake it up! 6 count vanilla vodka 2 count pumpkin pie spice liqueur 2 count butternut schnapps 2 count baileys Michael’s Drinks! If you love mixing drinks, our magic mixologist has put together a FREE drink mixing course for you on UDEMY!

February 13 2014

The 5 Best Valentine's Day Activities in North Conway

With Valentine’s Day upon us, there’s a good chance you’re trying to plan a special getaway with your special someone. Whether it be a day-long adventure on the slopes or spending the whole weekend tucked away at a lovely bed and breakfast, there’s plenty of romantic activities for you to take part in in North Conway. 1. Dinner and a Movie Valentine’s Day always calls … Read More

January 06 2014

Christmas at the Stonehurst Manor

Take a look at some great Holiday memories made here at Stonehurst Manor! We’ve had a wonderful holiday season,  and hope you have as well! As we get back to the daily grind of everything, we thought we should share some of our favorite moments Christmas Day was a bright and beautiful day here at Stonehurst Manor. Check it out here: The beautiful voice of … Read More

January 06 2014

How to Stick to Your New Years Health Resolutions

Have you thought about a resolution that you want to achieve in the year 2014? Well this idea may appear to be far-fetched. However, it is a leeway to a successful year. Your new year’s health resolutions matter a great deal. For this reason, you really want to stick to them at all costs. Below is the way out.   Losing Weight Whether you want … Read More