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Category Archives: Holiday
O Christmas Tree
One of the best things about the month of December is not the beginning of the winter season or furrylittlegnome’s birthday but the smell of Christmas trees! Originating in Germany in the sixteenth century, the tradition of a Christmas tree … Continue reading
It has been a busy year for furrylittlegnome’s fingers. She is waiting for two projects to come back from the finisher, but take a look at what she has made in 2013!
Preparing for the Fourth in Boston
Loyal readers know furrylittlegnome loves anything related to Easter that involves chocolate by Cadbury. While purchasing cough drops this morning, the 30th of December, gnome came across this sight and couldn’t believe her eyes!
Posted in Food, Holiday, Uncategorized Tagged Cadbury, Cadbury Creme Eggs, Cadbury Mini Eggs, Candy, Chocolate, Food, Sweets 4 Comments
Furrylittlegnome Steps Outside
A snowy, white Christmas for furrylittlegnome!
A Taste of the Holiday
On a gloomy morning, there will be rain and not snow. A little disappointed, furrylittlegnome found some holiday cheer in Boston. It’s her favorite time of year! The ducklings in the Public Garden are in a festive mood! Leave it to … Continue reading
Posted in Boston, Holiday, Landmarks, USA Destinations, Weather Tagged Boston, Boston Public Library, Christmas, festive mood, holiday cheer, Holiday Decorations, New England, outdoors, Photos, Winter, Wreaths Leave a comment
Stops in Three Shops
Yesterday would have been Jacqueline Kennedy’s 83rd birthday, and furrylittlegnome thinks that may have played a small role in how she spent her day. It started with a walk down Boston’s Newbury Street with a stop at In The Pink, … Continue reading
Posted in Fashion, Holiday, Weather Tagged Boston, Brooks Brothers, Dresses, Fashion, Jacqueline Kennedy, Lilly Pulitzer, Needlepoint, Prep, Shopping, Stitch Boutique, Sweaters 1 Comment
Vermont’s Best Maple Creemee
It was a warm and sunny day for furrylittlegnome to venture over to Montpelier to have her first taste of the season. Morse Farm is known for lots of things: maple all year round, sugar on snow and cross-country skiing … Continue reading
Posted in Food, Holiday, Travel, Vermont Tagged Ice Cream, Maple, Maple Syrup, Montpelier, Morse Farm, New England, Photos, Sugar shack, travel, vacation, Vermont 2 Comments
Malletts Bay on Lake Champlain
Don’t let the one sunny photo fool you, friends. Although it was warm and the air was clean, we had mostly cloudy skies for a festive birthday celebration for a decent man. Props to the hostess!
Posted in Holiday, Travel, USA Destinations, Vermont, Weather Tagged Birthday, Lake Champlain, Malletts Bay, Photos, travel, vacation, Vermont Leave a comment
Gearing up for The Green Mountain State
Furrylittlegnome is all packed for her Memorial Day weekend visit to her native state: Vermont! Her bag is bigger than she is and probably weighs more, too. Her ride home will be courtesy of a bright yellow Fiat! Gnome will … Continue reading
Posted in Entertainment, Food, Holiday, Travel, USA Destinations, Vermont, Weather Tagged Barre, Central Vermont, Fiat, Lake Champlain, Maple, Maple Creemee, Memorial Day, Military, Montpelier, Mr Zs, Vermont Leave a comment