Category Archives: The Red Lion Inn, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

IT IS MARCH — IT IS RLI — IT IS 25 YEARS

10-12 MARCH 2021 Yes, I have been staying at the Red Lion Inn now for twenty-five years straight. I did walk through the first floor some time in the 1980s, and drove by many times in the early 1960s in … Continue reading

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MY “SECOND HOME” – THE RED LION INN – 9-11 September 2020 – and bonuses 2019 and 2018

I write for myself to remember, but love to share as you know. And during the pandemic I have been able to travel with myself on past adventures reviewing my past posts. In planning new routes to explore I will … Continue reading

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25 YEARS — 18 MAY 1995 to 18 MAY 2020

Some Dates You Remember, and Today is the Date for Me Twenty-Fifth Wedding Anniversary Ray and Cathy (22 March 1956 – 13 May 2008) Some things you save for the memories — but most important are the memories in your … Continue reading

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YEAR END HOLIDAY HURRAHS – 28 and 30 DECEMBER 2017

PRELIMINARY NOTE – Most important event of the year at the end of this post. I had been pining to see The Red Lion Inn decked out in its Christmas fashions, but following a busy and packed month, as time … Continue reading

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THAT TIME IN MARCH – I TREAT MYSELF – 12-14 MARCH 2017

My tradition with The Red Lion Inn in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, has now begun its 21st year. Cathy and I first experienced the Inn for Valentine’s Day in 1996, continued coming and had a grand time for four days during the … Continue reading

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BIRTHDAY BREAK – WHERE ELSE? – RLI – 13-15 MARCH 2016

A wise customer and friend told me two things almost 25 years ago. “You will go broke buying a bargain; but, you will never go broke making a profit.”  Those words resonant in my mind, and guide my actions. On “cyber-Monday” … Continue reading

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GEARING UP FOR 2015 TRAVELS – 15-17 MARCH 2015

Well, there were road trips in February, and then I had to stay put for a few weeks for our CABIN FEVER RADIO FOLLIES 2015 (view it on-line).  But to get the 2015 momentum really rolling, it was time to … Continue reading

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WHAT DO I DO, WHEN NOT SURE WHAT TO DO? — THE RED LION INN — 4-6 November 2014

The RLI feels as much like home for me as home does. I had two nights in a row before A CHRISTMAS CAROL begins negating three day adventures.  I struggled, and struggled with where to go, and what to do.  … Continue reading

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TAKE ONE GUESS – (Hint – STOCKBRIDGE) – 5-6 February 2014

AN UNEQUALED UPDATE Friday, February 7th —  Ever wonder how I come up with some of my exploration ideas?  MAPS, good old fashion maps have lots of hidden ideas on them.  Well, I will admit that when traveling I search … Continue reading

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Edith Wharton’s THE MOUNT and THE RED LION INN – 13-15 August 2013

About a month ago Mimsy (whom I have known since before kindergarten) emailed and said, “I will be crossing Massachusetts in August, and it would be fun to meet and catch up.”  I offered some ideas of places to meet, … Continue reading

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