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A old well brings out the child in me When I see an old well I get the childish impulse of running over to it, leaning over and shouting really loud just to hear the echo. But then there is a battle with the other part of my brain which tells me to stay away because I might fall in. Okay so I g...
Stone-Ridge NY Stone Farmhouse Just sold this lovely circa 1710 stone colonial farmhouse situated down a long driveway on 44 acres. This home was nicely renovated adding modern touches to make it more functional, a nice mix of old and new. Features Surrounded by established woods and beautiful ...
In the distance I spotted a small windmill on a hill. I pulled over for a closer look through the barb wire. The hill reminded me of a spot where I use to sit, read a book and daydream, those were the days :) It is amazing how little things can trigger fond memories. xxx
Germantown Real estate Germantown NY located in Columbia County NY is a small rural town. It happens to be a second home destination for many, who love wide open space of county living. You will find small cottages as well as lovely estates overlooking the Hudson River. - Real estate ...
Red Hook Winter Market The Red Hook Winter Market will be held this Saturday at the Elmendorph Inn located in the Village of Red Hook. What will you find at the market The photo above is of items you will find at the market. Here is a break down of what you will see: Vegetables Fruits Meat bake...
Abandoned barn and other real estate When I saw this abandoned barn it made me think of all the neglected real estate I have seen over the years. The question that comes to mind usually is: What would make someone neglect their property? I am sure there are many answers to such a question. When...
Restaurants you will find in Red Hook NY Red Hook is a college town, home to Bard college, which attracts visitors from all over the world. The Richard B. Fisher Center also at Bard College attracts those with an interest in the fine arts to a variety of performances throughout the year. Events...
Poughkeepsie Metro-North Hudson Line The Poughkeepsie train station is the most northern Metro-North Hudson Line station; or you could say the end of the line in Dutchess County. It is an important transportation hub in the Mid-Hudson Valley region. The Hudson line offers scenic views of the Huds...
Dusk a great time to munch At Dusk the deer come out to munch, and I mean munch. The damage can be very extensive. Come springtime the mess has to be cleaned up. Sometimes the damaged shrubs cannot be saved. If you are planning to sell your home in the spring you will have to pay attention to...
Make this Wappingers Falls raised ranch your next home The price on 39 Amherst Drive was reduced to $219,900. This is a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom raised ranch with a finished basement. A view of the neighborhood The house is located towards the end of ythe cul...