Trying Not to Blink!

Trying Not to Blink!

I feel like I blinked and 2016 is behind me!  I want to put the brakes on and just slow life down.  Admittedly, I enjoy the winter months, not because I am an avid skier or love freezing my toes off outdoors, but because I love spending time baking in the kitchen, curling up to …

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An Italian Picnic: A Toolbox for Lunchtime

An Italian Picnic: A Toolbox for Lunchtime

Take your pick: Wait in line for a restaurant meal on a sunny sidewalk. Lounge in a park with a picnic in the shade. The North End’s Italian restaurants are delicious, but there’s nothing like a picnic on a hot summer day. For this morning’s FOX25 Zip Trip at the North End’s Christopher Columbus Park, …

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Roses are Red, Violets are Blue and I Love Moooooo!

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue and I Love Moooooo!

Love is in the air and thoughts of flowers, chocolates and romance are on the mind. Or you’re reviewing class lists and the do’s and don’ts for Valentine’s Day card swap at your child’s school. I’ll get to the flowers and chocolates, but for now, I’m all business- counting classmates and deciding whether to purchase …

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All I want for Christmas is…a boot dryer

All I want for Christmas is…a boot dryer

What do New England dairy farmers want to see under the tree on Christmas morning? We all have personal ‘must-have’ Christmas lists, and New England dairy farmers are no exception. These hard-working men and women are looking forward to Santa’s annual fly-by, so we asked them what they want to see under the tree on …

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Simple Sweet Scones from King Arthur Flour

Simple Sweet Scones from King Arthur Flour

King Arthur Flour in Norwich, Vermont is the Disneyland of delicious treats for visitors looking for a yummy snack and bakers in the search of new skills or a tasty recipe. The Baking Education Center at King Arthur offers baking classes for all levels and ages where you can learn how to make everything from pasta to pie …

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If you build it…

If you build it…

We’ll admit to dabbling in milk carton art (who hasn’t?), but a group in Spain has taken their artistic ambitions to literally new heights. Check out the world’s largest major construction project built from recycled materials. It’s the “Brik Pavilion,” made from 45,000 milk cartons in the province of Granada, Spain. The project (to mark …

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