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Manchester Merriment

Manchester Merriment is just around the corner, and the weather is cooperating with our first snow accumulation. Join us in Manchester from November 30 through January 1 for ongoing activities to support 7 community food cupboards. A highlight of these … Continue reading

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Our Etch A Sketch Artists

A guest leaving an Etch A Sketch drawing is still a random act at Ormsby Hill, but it is one of the most exciting events. Every room at the inn has an Etch A Sketch, and mostly it is ignored … Continue reading

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Summer

Happy summer everyone! Summer is only five days old and we have already had the best and the worst of the season. The best was one day in the upper 70s, no humidity, and the smell of flowers, earth, and … Continue reading

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April – Vacation Month for Vermont Inn Keepers

April is a quiet time for inn keepers in Southern Vermont. The ski slopes closed, and mud season/stick season has not yet given way to spring greenery. Yoshio and I took advantage of this lull, and went to San Francisco … Continue reading

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Join us in March for…

The Crucible Presented by The Dorset Players the weekends of March 8-10 and 15-17. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm and Sundays at 2pm at The Dorset Playhouse. Tickets are $20 and are available at The Dorset … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of February

February is not even over, and we’ve had all kinds of excitement in addition to the usual snow, freeze, thaw, snow, etc. Yoshio and I attended the national inn keeping conference in Las Vegas. It was our first, and was … Continue reading

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Winter at Ormsby Hill

I hope everyone had a good start to this new year. After our first big snowfall, it has been seasonally cold except for two glorious spring teaser days. It is snowing again as I write, so the weather is behaving … Continue reading

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Almost on our way to Spring

We have just had our first major snow storm in Manchester, VT. The Inn at Ormsby Hill has been transformed into a winter paradise. The view from my kitchen desk is truly remarkable. That being said, I can already envision … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Think About The Small Things; Maple Butter and Paper Cups

Yoshio and I were wondering how we would switch gears after an insanely busy six weeks. We didn’t have to worry because nature nudged us to a solution. It’s getting chilly here in Southern Vermont. I want to spend time … Continue reading

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No Damage from Sandy

We are very fortunate to report no damage at Ormsby Hill from Sandy moving through southern Vermont. After losing power for eight hours in a September thunderstorm, we ordered a stationary generator. It will power our well pump, hot water … Continue reading

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