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Naming the Finger Lakes

by Carol Kammen

The Finger Lakes Region of New York is as much a state of mind as it is a place. It is also much more than lakes, for there is rolling land created by glacial activity, there is a… 898 more words


Making your own glass art at Corning Museum of Glass

Did you know that you can make your own glass art during a trip to the Corning Museum of Glass? I didn’t. I actually didn’t know much about… 925 more words

Family Vacations

Destination Inspiration: Corning Museum of Glass

I’m not sure but I think I may be a genius.

(Well, that may be an overstatement but for a moment I allowed myself to think that.  259 more words


State Parks Welcomes a New Nature Center

Interpreting might seem like a strange way to describe what the naturalists and historians at Letchworth State Park do.  Instead of interpreting one human language to another, they tell the stories of the people who came before and of the beings with no languages; the rocks, trees and animals that make the park such a special place. 551 more words

Family Fun

Memorial Day Home Exchange In Syracuse, New York

Friday of Memorial Day weekend found us beginning our home exchange season in Fayetteville, New York. It is about 6 miles from Syracuse in what is popularly known as the Finger Lakes region. 745 more words

Home Exchange


Kenya seems to be the kind of dog that is ready for anything. She was not particularly energetic when I photographed her but you could tell she has the energy just ready to unleash it when the right activity is offered to her. 206 more words