Our Blog: At Home in Ulster

Zen and the Art of Shopping in Ulster County

Posted By: Deb K. May 16, 2012 @ 04:18 PM | Comment (99)

I love shopping in Ulster county.

Yes, we have a big mall. But for me, the best part of shopping in Ulster County involves walking in and out of the small shops, stopping here and there for lunch, a cup of coffee or sinful treat.

 

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Discover Ulster County’s Rich History

Posted By: Deb K. Apr 15, 2012 @ 05:24 PM | Comment (444)

Native American's, Dutch settlers, Revolutionary armies, thriving industries, and the waterways that supported Ulster County's earliest towns are among the fascinating historic aspects of life surrounding the Kingston area. You never have to look far to find a museum, historical society, or architectural landmark to learn about the region's more than 400 years of history.

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Growing the Good Life in Ulster County

Posted By: Deb K. Mar 21, 2012 @ 12:40 AM | Comment (583)

Spring has sprung! There are crocus' abloom everywhere I turn. The birds are chirping away. We've turned the clocks. And I'm here to say that a garden will make you happy.

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Sweet March

Posted By: Deb K. Feb 20, 2012 @ 02:53 PM | Comment (121)

Ulster County's sweet season is about to arrive! It begins when the nights are still below freezing, but the days are regularly above 40 degrees. What I'm talking about is maple sugar time. If you've never participated in a maple sugar event, this is the year to finally enjoy this early springtime tradition.

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