What to See and Do in New Castle, Delaware

    8/17/17 •

    It’s amazing what you can find in your own backyard. Take charming New Castle, Delaware, for instance. My husband and I live across the Delaware River from this former state capital, settled by Dutch immigrants in 1651. Its beautifully restored homes built in the 1600, 1700 and 1800s, cobblestone streets, brick sidewalks and central green…

    The Historic Seaport of Lewes, Delaware: The Perfect Day Trip

    1/20/21 •

    Plenty of history, interesting shopping, neat old homes and the scent of salty air — for me, that defines the perfect town for a day trip. I found all that and more in the charming and historic seaport of Lewes (pronounced “loo-iss”), Delaware. After parking in the town’s 1812 Memorial Park, I began my visit…

    DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum in Fenwick Island, Delaware: Full of Interesting Surprises

    7/29/16 •

    During our family’s annual summer trip to the Delaware shore, we always make a point to visit the DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum in Fenwick Island. Every year, the museum’s displays change as new shipwreck artifacts are recovered. It’s almost guaranteed that we’ll see something new every time we visit! I’m not sure if it’s intentional or…

    Chinchilla Breeders (33)

    12/12/20 •

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    Hanford Mills Museum, New York: A Glimpse of America's Industrial Past

    9/18/20 •

    …the mill is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This “rural industrial complex” (shown below) included a sawmill, gristmill, feed mill, woodworking shop and hardware store. Carefully restored, many of them still operate. It’s worth spending several hours here; a pretty picnic area overlooks the picturesque millpond. East Meredith is on Delaware County…

    Kumback Lunch in Perry in Oklahoma: One of the States' Oldest Cafes

    2/16/20 •

    …186) and approximately 60 miles north of Oklahoma City. To learn more about Perry call the Perry Chamber of Commerce at 1-580-336-4684. The Kumback Lunch (625 Delaware St.) is open from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 5:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday; it’s closed Sunday. For more information, call 1-580-336-4646….

    Millbrook Village, New Jersey: A Quiet Place to Explore

    1/04/21 •

    Millbrook Village in the beautiful Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area faded away in the 1920s. But it’s still a quiet place to explore, with houses and buildings dating to the mid-1700s. Split-rail and white picket fences neatly frame the buildings, and ancient lilac bushes and flowers surround some homes. Volunteers perform repairs the old-fashioned…