May 2014

Articles

Adaptive Golfing in New Hampshire

“Returning to normal” is the typical goal after a long vacation or a hospital stay, but what do you do when something happens that makes “normal” a thing of the past? How about a round of golf?

Q&A With Swift Corwin III

Swift Corwin III climbs, prunes and cuts big trees. As in, really big. In Amherst, he worked a 100-foot white pine measuring 52-inches in diameter.

Yurt Camping in NH

This is easy camping. No wet sleeping bags, bugs and other annoyances.

Sally Bags by Janet Durkee-Prescott

The bright, contemporary Sally Bags are sewn and designed by Janet Durkee-Prescott of Center Conway, NH.

What's it Like to be on "Naked and Afraid"?

Laura Zerra of Belmont, New Hampshire, tells us about her experience on the Discovery Channel survival show "Naked and Afraid."

Shopping by the Lake in Wolfeboro

The first buds of spring are here and summer is on its way. Get into the spirit of the season by spending the day by the Lake in Wolfeboro.

A Spring Weekend in Historic Derry

With mud season well behind us, we celebrate spring at a B&B set in a garden and explore the history of Derry and some of its famous residents.

The Governor's Laid-Back Birthday

A charming symbol of New Hampshire.

An Early Automaton

An appraisal of a Victorian-era wind-up musical bird cage.

The Mount Washington Observatory Gets a New Look

Extreme changes are taking place at the Mount Washington Observatory's mountaintop museum.

A Review of Strange Sweet Song by Adi Rule

Its literary genre is "young adult," but older adults will be enchanted by this magical tale too.

Enormous Tiny Art at Nahcotta in Portsmouth

Do you get intimidated by art galleries, and never dream of actually buying something? There’s a way to get past that – start small with Enormous Tiny Art at Nahcotta in Portsmouth.

Your Letters From the May 2014 Issue

Protecting Your Assests Before Long-Term Care

There are two schools of thought about long-term care — protect your assets or pay the price.

French Pastries

No need to cross the ocean - there are bakeries right here in New Hampshire that offer delicious French pastries.

Smokin’ Outside BBQ From Chef Scott Ouellete

Chef Scott Ouellete of O Steaks and Seafood and Canoe now offers smoked specialties with Smokin' Outside in Center Harbor, NH.

Who Invited the Moose?

The wonders (and occasional hassles) of New Hampshire's abundant wildlife.

Learn to Make Woodfired Pizza

Learn to make delicious woodfired pizza with Jillyanna’s Woodfired Cooking School plus get two recipes you can make at home.

Hermit Woods Winery

Stop in at the new spacious tasting room at Hermit Woods Winery in Meredith, New Hampshire.

Healthy and Organic Meals by Delivery

Get healthy, organic and local food delivered to you from All Real Meal based in Manchester.

Downtown Concord

Head to the Capitol Center for the Arts in downtown Concord for a fun evening out.

Infertility Treatments

Childless, but not by choice — Treatment can help those who struggle with infertility.

Remarkable Women 2014: Game Changers

This year's Remarkable Women know the rules of the game but aren't afraid to shake things up.

Four Drink Recipes Perfect for Summer

The very word “cocktail” says “fancy.” But summer is all about casual. Try these four (one for every month until fall) summer drinks and liven even a barefoot sunset on the dock into a personal cocktail party.

Calendar

Featured Events

  • Schilling's Oktoberfest

    09.20.14

    Celebrate family, community and autumn's approach with Bavarian-inspired Schilling beers and local foods at Schilling Beer Co.'s...

  • Nashua Restaurant Week Farmers Dinner

    09.21.14

    The first annual Restaurant Week Farmers Dinner will be held on Sunday, September 21, 2014, in downtown Nashua. This farm-to-table event is a...

  • Barry Camp Wild Game Culinary Adventure

    09.26.14

    Participants get hands-on instruction and practice dressing wild game, cutting meat and planning game menus in a rustic weekend setting. Contact...

  • NH Humanities Council’s Annual Dinner

    09.30.14

    This year’s dinner features keynote speaker Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Michael Chabon. The event gathers the state’s corporate,...

  • Barrel Tasting Weekend in the Lakes Region

    10.04.14

    The six participating wineries include Coffin Cellars, Gilmanton Winery, Sap House Meadery, Haunting Whisper Vineyards, Newfound Lake Vineyards...

  • Center for Wildlife's “Whooo’s There Series Kick Off: Adult Autumn Owl Prowl”

    10.10.14

    Join Center for Wildlife to learn all about our feathered fliers of the night, owls! We'll share information about native species, natural...

  • Technology Forum

    10.23.14

    IMSYS-Integrated Mobile Systems is bringing together some of the best minds and products in safety, access control and surveillance security to...

  • NHBEA 90th Conference

    10.24.14

    The New Hampshire Business Education Association [NHBEA], the premier business educator organization in New Hampshire, announces their 90th NHBEA...

  • NH Brewfest

    10.25.14

    Held on the grounds of Redhook Ale Brewery, this event is a special fundraiser for the Prescott Park Arts Festival in...


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