Category Archives: River Ramblings

Charlie’s Favorite Apple Cake

It’s still a little chilly outside, but the sun is warming, the days are quickly getting longer, the grass is peeking out from under snow mounds, the birds are singing and our guests (and staff) are warming their insides with Charlie’s favorite cake. Our chefs are always busy in the kitchen cooking and baking everything [...]

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Winter in the Country

The week after Thanksgiving, the inn becomes a haven of quiet. The river passes the season with beautiful browns & stark deep blues. Mornings are foggy as the water temperature is warmer than the air, some mornings we can’t even see the town across the river. But as the sun slow rises above the river [...]

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Spring in the Valley

Charles & I recently spent a few days in the city of Philadelphia, we were at the flower show, had dinner with friends at a couple of hot new restaurants, and walked everywhere. There are so many pleasures that the city affords & it is great to be there in an easy drive of about [...]

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Winter in the Valley

  Life along the Delaware River & canal slows to such a lovely pace in the Winter months. We find ourselves settling into a pattern of tea by the fire, a nice blanket & watching the light fade into dark. With such short days, we maximize the daylight with long walks along the canal, and [...]

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High & Dry

We are high & dry, as usual. The area looks good, we have had a few road closures. The real problem was flash flooding on small creeks & streams. Some areas received over 4 inches of rain in an hour! Power is back on & our phones are working! We have a couple of spots [...]

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