In Vermont, a mudroom is a must

Vermont is a wonderful place to live, it really is! I love living here and I love helping people find their perfect home here. We have beautiful mountains, lakes, foliage, trails, you name it! We also have some pretty intense weather. We even have a special name for the season that falls in between winter […]

Indoor Home Improvement Projects

The calendar says spring but it looks like winter is going to hang on a little longer. The ground outside remains white so it is definitely still time to look inside for things to do to improve your home!   Little Projects: Toilet leaks – Did you know you can check your toilet for leaks […]

Holiday help from local Vermont bakeries!

At this point you may have all of your gifts purchased and wrapped, the house clean and decorated, the cookies baked, the cards sent, and your Christmas Day menu planned… or, you may not.  Wouldn’t you love to be able to take at least one thing off your list and let someone else do it […]

Independent Businesses on Pine St. in Burlington, VT

Pine Street, in Burlington Vermont, plays host to many fun and unique local businesses. From galleries and bakeries to floor coverings and paint, Pine St. has a lot to offer!     You can smell the deliciousness of Great Harvest Bread Company before you see the building!  A great place to grab a sandwich or […]

Continuing Education opportunities in Vermont

There are so many great offerings to expand your knowledge in and around Burlington, VT! Many of our numerous colleges and universities, as well as local recreation departments, offer excellent continuing education opportunities. From cheesemaking to alternative medicine, photography to beginner Italian, there is something out there for everyone! Burlington College has a wide range […]

Energy efficiency and alternative home heating methods

Keeping Cozy this Winter!   We all know that Vermont winters can be long and cold! Energy efficiency in your home is a first step to staying cozy until spring (finally) arrives! Vermont Gas offers free energy audits to qualifying customers. You can apply online and receive tips on how to make your home more energy […]

Family Fun in Vermont!

Families living in or looking to move to Vermont have so many choices for activities throughout the whole year.  Rarely a weekend goes by without an event that offers lots of family fun. Many businesses are dedicated to offering families a place to go and have an adventure year-round.  Here are a few that deserve a […]

Decorating with color

Decorating with color can do amazing things to a room or a whole house! You don’t need to commit to an entire room; painting one wall or using a bold color on a piece of furniture can really change the look of a space. Here is a round-up of bold color ideas that offer up […]