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10+ Things to Do in Rochester NY

Growing up, my hometown’s tagline was “Rochester: Made for Living”. And that described it perfectly: a wonderful place to live with lots of everyday amenities, even if it wasn’t a tourism hotspot. Slowly but surely that’s evolved, with more and more things to do in Rochester NY putting it solidly on the travel map. Today, …

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Cheers to Keuka Lake!

Heron Hill Winery Keuka Lake

With eleven Finger Lakes to choose from, there’s no way I could single one out as my favorite.  I grew up closest to Canandaigua Lake, always loved Cayuga Lake and Ithaca, and Seneca Lake holds a special spot in my heart. But Keuka Lake is the one I’ve spent the most time at.  We have …

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Spending Fall in the Finger Lakes

grape vine finger lakes

I can’t imagine living without four seasons.  I know some people love waking up and knowing it’ll be blue skies and 75 degrees every day, but I think I’d miss the changing weather.  I love winter’s snowy landscapes and excuses to play outside before snuggling up by the fire.  I can’t get enough of spring’s thunderstorms …

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