Start A Windowsill Herb Garden

Herb, Flower Pot, Herb Garden, Indoors, Plant
Both novice and veteran gardeners can benefit from a windowsill garden. It’s a great way to keep growing throughout the year, even when the weather is too cold. In addition, you might not have any space outdoors to grow a larger garden. And even a few herbs in small pots... [read more]

Relax With Coffee And Breakfast At Caffé Vero

Barista Pouring Latte Art Photography
In the heart of the Adirondacks, Lake George is home to an incredible array of shops, cafes, and more. And one of those gems is Caffé Vero. Here, you’ll find freshly roasted coffee beans, made-from-scratch bagels, donuts, and other baked goods. Nearly every day of the year, you can stop by... [read more]

Spring Is Here, And So Is Spring Cleaning

Young man cleaning his apartment
Some people love a good deep cleaning, and others don’t enjoy it as much. But now that spring is here, it’s time to whip your house into shape. And a spring cleaning can result in a more comfortable and organized living space. This year, make your spring cleaning a breeze. Try... [read more]

Shop Local At Balsam & Birch

The waterfront at Lake George , New York. Lake George is located at the Adirondack region of new York state in the USA.
There are a lot of things that are special about Lake George. For example, the beautiful changing of the seasons and the landscape. In addition, it’s also a place full of talented artisans and craftspeople. Many people love to shop locally and support their neighbors and community. Fortunately, Balsam & Birch believes... [read more]

Treat Yourself With Lake George Baking Company

From gorgeous wedding cakes to delightful fresh bread, the Lake George Baking Company is an institution in the region. Debbie and Buster Alberino have put love into every baked good they’ve created for many years. In fact, they’ve been baking their hearts out since 1984. Now, they offer two locations... [read more]

See The Symphony This Spring

The girl's hand on the strings of a violin in dark colors
The Glens Falls Symphony began as a community orchestra in 1977. And in 1990, they joined with the American Federation of Musicians. Now, Glens Falls is the smallest city in the country to have a professional orchestra. And the symphony has a big presence, which is easy to feel when... [read more]

Pollen Is Coming. Is Your Car Ready?

Replacing cabin pollen air filter for vehicle
A warm breeze and the bright sun are welcome things after a cold winter. But they also herald the start of allergy season for many people. In addition, it’s also a sign to check your car’s cabin air filter. If you haven’t checked it or changed it lately, it might be... [read more]

Host A St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

A classic boiled dinner of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, onions, and carrots.
There are many great ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, but one of the best is through exploring food. Some people like to make everyday recipes unique by adding a St. Paddy’s Day or green theme. And others want to add some Irish cuisine to the menu. Explore a bit... [read more]

Try Your Eye At Photography

photographer in action
If you’ve ever thought about trying photography as a hobby, you’re in luck. There are many great tools and ways to capture the exciting and beautiful things around you. However, many people who start photography become disappointed with the images they make. It can be challenging to take a picture... [read more]

Prepare Your Home For Spring

Indoor houseplants next to a window in a beautifully designed home or flat interior.
Some people look forward to spring so they can complete home projects and work in the garden. There are others who do not even know where to begin to prepare their homes for the upcoming season. If you’re in the latter group, here are some things you can do to... [read more]