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Monadnock: Why She’s a Big Deal (and the 2nd Most Climbed Mountain in the World!)

I’ve wanted to write a post about Monadnock since I first took this position as a Volunteer Blogger for Stay Work Play. It’s been one of the back pocket topics I’ve sat on wanting to wait until the moment was right to publish. Mount Monadnock is one of my favorite places in the world and […]

Me, my mother, my niece, and my sister enjoying the Expo

Not Your Average Women’s Expo 2017

“Cheers to strong women. May we know them, may we be them, may we raise them.” I recently attended the Women’s Expo sponsored by WKNE/The Monadnock Broadcasting Group at the Keene Country Club. I’m going to be honest when I admit I’m not usually one to frequent expos. I’m not crazy about crowds, I penny […]

porch parties

Why I Boomeranged from the Big City Back to the Granite State

When out-of-staters think of New Hampshire they often assume it’s a quaint little state adorned with winding dirt roads, cattle-covered pastures (ever heard of “Cow Hampshire”?), and simple minded townies. It’s small–town, Northern living at its finest – right? Maybe. Maybe not. Because the longer I’m on this planet, the more I’ve come to realize my life […]