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Category Archives: Vermont
The Color of Autumn in the Green Mountain State
Just a few days ago, as furrylittlegnome headed north, she was a little disappointed in the color. She was already in the Green Mountain State and expected to see the bright reds, yellows and oranges the autumn leaves had to offer. … Continue reading
So Long, Summer!
Folks. Furrylittlegnome is not going to sugarcoat it. She had a terrible summer. The deluge of rain over the Labor Day holiday, here in America, pretty much made it unsalvageable. Sure, she went to visit family in Vermont once or … Continue reading
A snow emergency. A parking ban. School closings. Public transportation halted. A driving ban for twenty-four hours. It was not pretty, folks. Nemo literally shut down Boston. Being cooped up during such a grand storm made watching Jim Cantore of The Weather Channel … Continue reading
Posted in Boston, Travel, Uncategorized, Vermont, Weather Tagged Beacon Hill, Blizzard of 2013, Boston, nature, Nemo, outdoors, Photos, Snow, Snow Storm, Vermont, Weather, Winter 7 Comments
Early January – Of course, it’s cold
Happy New Year friends of furrylittlegnome! As is custom in the Northern Hemisphere, and especially in New England, the new year has brought in some cold temperatures. Although gnome is back in Boston after a week-long break in Vermont, she checked her … Continue reading
Posted in Boston, Fashion, Vermont, Weather Tagged Boston, Burberry Puffer Jacket, Central Vermont, Cold, Cold temperatures, Fashion, happy new year, New England, Prada Boots, Vermont, Weather, Winter 5 Comments
Furrylittlegnome Steps Outside
A snowy, white Christmas for furrylittlegnome!
The Vermont golden dome…
Posted in Travel, USA Destinations, Vermont, Weather Tagged Capitals, Golden Dome, Montpelier, Snow, State House, Vermont, Weather 1 Comment
Furrylittlegnome’s Colorful Season
The fall foliage season is providing a picture perfect landscape in the Green Mountain State. Below are photos near furrylittlegnome’s hometown in Vermont.
Posted in Travel, Uncategorized, USA Destinations, Vermont, Weather Tagged Color, Fall Foliage, fall foliage season, Green Mountain State, Leaf-Peepers, Leaves, nature, Photos, State House, Tourists, travel, vacation, Vermont 1 Comment
Made from Barre Granite
Barre granite. Furrylittlegnome was surrounded by it as a child. The E.L. Smith Granite Quarry was just a short car ride away. The front walkway and even the stairs to the front porch of her childhood home were made of … Continue reading
Posted in People, Travel, Uncategorized, USA Destinations, Vermont Tagged Barre, City, Granite, Hope Cemetery, Immigrants, Italy, Scotland, Sculptor, Tourism, Vermont Leave a 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