Sam Densmore’s Knives

If you live in the area, then you might know about Densmore Knives, the beautifully crafted one-of-a-kind knives made to order. They’re sleek, unique, and practical, and they’re hard to miss. The maker behind the knives, Sam, is an old family friend of mine — we go way back. (I remember swinging from his arms!) The other… Read More

The Insomniac Snacker: Somen Noodles

Every other week, The Insomniac Snacker (my first contributor, woo!) will be sharing her favorite midnight recipes. I can’t wait! Pull up a chair, IS, good to have you!  Say you are up in the middle of the night, for whatever reason. You are bound to get hungry. 2 am, for example, is a perfect time… Read More

7 Reasons to Live in a Small Town

1. You can actually see the stars. The first few months I lived here, I baffled my New Hampshire boyfriend every time I looked up and exclaimed, “WOW! THE STARS!” I still have moments where I’m taken aback by clear night skies. (and I hope this will never change.) 2. Your neighbors watch out for you. One… Read More