“Basin Harbor Club” by Iris Halpern

Posted on August 17, 2014

“Basin Harbor Club” by Iris Halpern Twelve years ago while reading Travel and Leisure magazine for families, I came across “Basin Harbor Club,” a resort on Lake Champlain, Vermont side. I can’t remember what intrigued me but I convinced my husband that this remote enclave was worth the effort. Although other times of the year, […]

Friday, August 15

Posted on August 15, 2014

Sunrise 5:58am Sunset 7:56pm Local Weather (Subject to Change!) We are looking at a mostly cloudy day again. There is a chance for showers with a high of 70. Guest News We are very happy to welcome back Mr. E. Howard & Mrs. Robin Perkins from Greenwich, CT! Rosemary Orr will be returning to us […]

Thursday, August 14

Posted on August 14, 2014

Sunrise 5:55am Sunset 8:00pm Local Weather (Subject to Change!) Looks like we should see some sunshine today with highs in the low 70’s, there is a chance for rain this afternoon. Guest News We are very happy to welcome back the Bitetti Family, here for a reunion! Marie Bitetti & SanDip Sen join us from […]

Wednesday, August 13

Posted on August 13, 2014

Sunrise 5:53am Sunset 8:01pm Local Weather (Subject to Change!) It’s going to be a wet day! There will be lots of rain today with showers becoming heavy at times. Guest News We are happy to welcome back Joseph & Janet Polizzotto from Brooklyn, NY! Welcome back to Joseph & Anne D’Anna from Brownsville, VT. Also […]

Tuesday, August 11

Posted on August 12, 2014

Sunrise 5:52am Sunset 8:03pm Local Weather (Subject to Change!) We should see partly sunny skies today with a high near 80. There is a chance for showers, possibly heavy, later this afternoon. Guest News We are so happy to be welcoming back Suzanne D’Anna and daughter Emily from Milford, CT! Welcome to the Cooley Family […]

Cream of Parsnip Soup

Posted on August 11, 2014

Ingredients 3 tblsp butter 2 c chopped onions 1 c chopped celery 1 bay leaf 1 tsp chopped garlic 10 c chicken stock 3 lbs parsnips, peeled & diced 1/4-1/2 c heavy cream 6 oz raw bacon, chopped 1/2 lb new potatoes, thinly sliced & soaking in cold water 1 tblsp chopped chives Salt & […]

Monday, August 11

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Local Weather (Subject to Change!) A picture perfect Vermont summer day: sunny skies,calm winds and a temperature of 85 degrees. Guest News We Welcome Back long-time guests Jon and Liza Davidson of Williamsburg VA. Elizabeth Crawford and family are returning after many stays to join the Donaldson Family Reunion, and Robert Schweizer is returning after […]