Communication, commitment and humor are ingredients in the recipe of long-term marriages

Helene and Robert Lang and Bill and Nany Ross, two couples who live in Shelburne’s Wake Robin, forged strong, loving marriages that are still going strong well into their sixth decades. While the couples hail from different parts of the country and followed different life trajectories their unions share the common traits of good communication,… Read More »

Travel tips for the honeymoon planner

Travel tips for the honeymoon planner

Admiring the Statue of Liberty up close, hanging ten in the Pacific Ocean or exploring Europe’s most charming cities are just some of the experiences that may rank high on your travel bucket list. Creating that list is just the beginning – the real fun begins when you start making your travel dreams a reality.… Read More »

Wedding crashers: Vermont-style

Wedding crashers: Vermont-style

By Kathryn Blume There’s an old saying in the theater, “Never share the stage with children and animals.” This is because they tend to completely steal focus, and that’s been true with weddings as well – though they can also be very entertaining. Especially the animals. As a wedding officiate with upwards of 250 ceremonies… Read More »