Things are heating up at The Corning Museum of Glass

When cold weather blasts the Finger Lakes region things get hot at the Corning Museum of Glass. 2300 degrees hot! The third Thursday of each month, Nov. – March, Corning Museum of Glass is the place to be in the Finger Lakes region. And I was there to experience it all first hand for theContinue reading “Things are heating up at The Corning Museum of Glass”

Hiking at Taughannock Falls

Novemeber in New York brings cold, winter winds. So when you get a warm, sunny day you should take full advantage and head to one of our beautiful parks for some time outdoors. I was thrilled to wake up to a beautiful Novemeber day last weekend. So of course we headed right out to enjoyContinue reading “Hiking at Taughannock Falls”

Merry and Bright

“Oh what fun it is to ride through a Christmas light display!” With the Christmas season quickly approaching I was thrilled to discover an all new light display in Elmira, NY. Twinkle Town at Bradley Farms is a magical, musical holiday light show you view from the comfort of your own vehicle. No mittens areContinue reading “Merry and Bright”

Adventure Awaits at the Happy Hippo

Princesses, Pilots and Pirates can all come to life when your child walks into the Happy Hippo. Located inside the Arnot Mall in Horseheads, NY. I recently stopped in to visit this charming toy store. And it is just that, a stand alone, independant and locally owned toy store. The kind I remember from whenContinue reading “Adventure Awaits at the Happy Hippo”

Sailing Into History

During my recent Finger Lakes exploring I came across a museum tucked away on a hillside in Hammondsport. I love poking in the corners of museums, so of course we had to go in to check it out. And believe me, this one will not disappoint! The Finger Lakes Boating Museum is located inside theContinue reading “Sailing Into History”

Fall Fades Away

As the fall leaves drift away and the crisp hint of winter whispers in the wind, we decided to take in one last view of Keuka Lake. Even with the colors fading the beauty of this lake still shines through. Thanks for exploring with me – Shelly

Soothing Fingers in the Finger Lakes

The Finger Lakes region is known for beautiful lakes, hiking trails and award winining wineries. I personally love exploring every inch of this area. But occasionally I need a little R&R. When that happens I make a beeline right to one of the many amazing spas the Finger Lakes region has to offer. Today IContinue reading “Soothing Fingers in the Finger Lakes”

Hiking at Robert Treman State Park

With the fall foliage on full display I recently went on a hike at Robert Treman State Park. This is one of several beautiful parks in the Finger Lakes region. If you are looking to soak up the last of these warm fall days you should head out for a hike. Trust me the picturesContinue reading “Hiking at Robert Treman State Park”