October 05 2013

End of Summer Getaways

With autumn spreading its chill through the air, many of us are looking for an escape to a place with better weather or amazing trees. The end of summer and beginning of fall is one of the best times to take a vacation to a new place. Here are some vacation ideas that would be ideal either for a couple or for a family: Southern … Read More

beernorthconway October 04 2013

Light or Dark? Choosing the Right Beer for You

The color of a beer varies based on how much the malt is toasted. The color varies from a pale tan, light beer, to black, the darkest beer. While the color is the only true differentiator between light and dark beers, dark beers are generally considered to have a stronger taste than light beer, and people generally drink less amounts of it. Quality beers fall … Read More

NorthConwayRestaurants-Tuna4 October 03 2013

A Tour of North Conway Fine Dining

As anyone who lives in North Conway could tell you, there is no lack of choice when it comes to finding a place to eat breakfast, lunch or dinner. But sometimes you just want a break from the average restaurant, and you start the search for something classier. Luckily, North Conway also has no shortage of this kind of establishment. In fact, when it comes … Read More

NH Wedding on Loon Mountain, NH October 02 2013

9 Important Wedding Guest Etiquette Tips

A wedding is a beautiful celebration of the love between two individuals. It’s a time to honor commitment and fidelity, and to join the happy couple in a recognition of their bright future together. Unfortunately, if you don’t know what you’re doing, it can also be a time for embarrassing faux pas and unintentional offenses. Weddings, after all, are absolutely steeped in tradition. If you, … Read More

North Conway, NH Weddings October 01 2013

10 Wedding Traditions With Unusual Origins

Even for someone who’s never been to a wedding, there are a few aspects of the ceremony that are instantly recognizable. The white dress, the bouquet, the all-important kiss… tradition has become such a part of the legal union that most weddings could easily swap out one happy couple for another, and almost nothing would change. These customs act as a sort of script that … Read More

chef_featured September 27 2013

DIY Chef Secrets For Extraordinary Cooking

Chef Avi Deiter of Stonehurst Manor provides 5 secrets that will take your meal to the next level. Check out these beginner tips to make your ordinary cooking extraordinary. Use This Graphic for FREE on Your Site! You may use the infographic above on your website, however, the license we grant to you requires that you properly and correctly attribute the work to us with … Read More

Porcini Mushroom Rub September 27 2013

Porcini Mushroom Rub

Porcini Mushroom Steak Rub By Avi Deiter | Published: 2014-04-21 Take your steaks to the next level with this delicious porcini mushroom rub. Rating: 5 stars based on 75 reviews Prep time: 15 min Cook time: 15 min Total time: 30 min Serving size: 4 Ingredients: 2 1b Lobsters Unless you really good friends with a butcher or you have lots of money, you’re probably … Read More

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Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette By Avi Deiter | Published: 2014-04-21 A few good quality ingredients make amazing dressings that rival anything that has been sitting on the shelf.           Don’t Buy…Try…To make your own Vinaigrette There are many fine dressings out there, but I dare you to compare after making your own. A few good quality ingredients make amazing dressings that rival … Read More

Marinated Chicken Satay September 27 2013

Marinated Chicken Satay

Marinated Chicken Satay By Avi Deiter | Published: 2014-04-27 Simple and flavorful, these Asian kebabs are easy to prepare and demonstrates the effectiveness of marinades. Rating: 5 stars based on 41 reviews Prep time: 15 min Cook time: 20 min Total time: 35 min Serving size: 8 Ingredients: 16 Chicken Tenderloins or 2-3 Chicken Breasts, sliced thinly TIP #1 Don’t Hesitate…Marinate Little bites before a … Read More

Meredith, NH September 24 2013

6 Beautiful New Hampshire Cities

New Hampshire brings visions of green landscapes, beautiful mountains and cobblestoned small towns. In many respects, New Hampshire lives up to its name with many cities that can transport visitors back in time. Here are six of the most beautiful cities in New Hampshire. 1. Hollis The family-oriented Hollis embodies what tourists envision of New England. Complete with a village green, old homes and farmland, … Read More