Category Archives: Statebystate

Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour

We had never eaten Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream before, but the original factory was near where we were staying in Vermont. Since we love ice cream and it was really close by, the decision to visit Ben &Jerry’s ice … Continue reading

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The Smallest Capital in America

Montpelier Vermont may be the smallest capital city in the US, but it is a great place to visit. The Vermont State House is made from granite quarried in the state because they really like to keep things local. Walking … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages

Rocks. This family is a big fan of rocks. The kids collect them, we all are fascinated by their different formations, and of course climbing on them is fun too! So when we got to Vermont and heard they had … Continue reading

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Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks

Vermont is known for maple syrup, so what better way to start our time in Vermont than with a tour of a maple syrup farm? Maple season is actually in the spring so they were not making the syrup while … Continue reading

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Beautiful Places

If you visit Maine there are two places that you will definitely not want to miss. We had already planned on staying in both of them, but especially after being told by many of the locals that they are the … Continue reading

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Exploring Maine: Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park has a lot to offer and we enjoyed exploring it! Visiting Jordan Pond, Hiking Precipice Trail, and visiting the beach were fun, but the real challenge was taking the kids to the top of Mount Champlain. Watch … Continue reading

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The Maine Event

We finally made it to Maine! Our travels have been taking us up the East coast since spring and we have reached the northeastern most state at last. The New England states are beautiful and having this opportunity to see … Continue reading

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Exploring Maine: In a Canoe

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Exploring Maine: A Treasure Hunt

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Ships and Shores

After a wonderful time in Connecticut and Rhode Island, we were really looking forward to Massachusetts. Our first stop in the state was Cape Cod. Like all the National Seashores, Cape Cod was beautiful and we loved spending time at … Continue reading

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