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Elyse’s Country Journal Blog

Elyse’s Country Journal brings you a glimpse of the Tri-State Region’s unique charm! Browse our collection of blogs posts, photos, and eclectic articles to feel the vibe of the Berkshires, Litchfield Hills, and Columbia & Dutchess Counties’ Hudson Valley. Please email us if you have something you would like us to post or blog about.

North Canaan, CT

Which came first: Canaan or North Canaan? Two towns with historically unique identities, the town of North Canaan was officially…

Ancram-Ancramdale, New York

“Live in each season as it passes: breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit.” — Henry David Thoreau…

Amenia, New York

A sprawling 43+ square miles of authentic rural roots, an approximate community of 4,000 residents, and a resounding passion to…

Choice of Happiness

“…if I could have chosen, I think I would have simply chosen to be happy…” We live in a community…

Norfolk CT

Quirky – in the most charming way.  Norfolk, contrary to being dubbed the “Ice Box” (due to its reputation…

Sharon, Connecticut | Litchfield County

Sharon’s clock tower stands prominently in the center of town – the embodiment of town’s revered reputation.  The cherished Sharon

Farmer’s Market

“What makes the Farmers’ Market such a special place is that you’re creating a community around food.” – Byrant Terry…

Memorial Day 2018

This weekend pride with permeate our villages as we parade colors of red (hardiness), white (purity), and blue (vigilance, perseverance,…

All the Buzz about Trade Secrets Garden Events on May 19 and 20

Women’s Support Services of the Northwest Corner (WSS) is hosting its 18th Annual Trade Secrets® on Saturday and Sunday, May…

Play, Eat, Drink: Drive-In

For over 40 years, Four Brothers Pizza Inn has been an integral part of the business and community landscape of…

A Mother’s Love

“When you thought I wasn’t looking” When you thought I wasn’t looking, I saw you hang my first painting on…

Sharon Classic Road Race

Founded in 1985, this year the Sharon Classic Road Race is in its 33rd year. What started out as a…

Christine Krause Design Studio

“We may think we are nurturing our garden, but of course it’s our garden that is really nurturing us.” –…

Gospelfest 2018

While “rural” in nature, the Tri-State Region’s close proximity to Boston and New York City has, over many generations, created…

Southern Berkshire CSA Farming

CSA farmers epitomize the Berkshire lifestyle.  Serving as a liaison between our strong communities and valued agricultural roots, Community Supported…

Rail Trails

Just as Connecticut’s Northwest Hills are an interconnected web of talents and personalities, the area is also heavily woven with…

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