One of the things you just do when coming to Milford is to visit Grey Towers, our outstanding local historic landmark and childhood home of Gifford Pinchot, known as the founder of the American Conservation movement and the first leader of the US Forest Service. PBS has put together a great documentary, Seeking the […]
Last year, Harrington House gardens were featured on the Milford Garden Club’s Annual Secret Garden Tour in July. Very shortly thereafter Happenings Magazine came to photograph for for their April 2013 issue. Check out page 81. I am pretty pleased.
So much for February! Always been glad that it is a short month. So thoughts turn to spring and all the projects that need to be scheduled. Weatherbug says its still winter but when the sun comes out and the temperature starts creeping up to the 40′s it is hard not to be hopeful. The […]
Whisk together: 8 eggs 2 tablespoons of half and half Salt and pepper to taste 2 ounces of goat cheese crumbled( or other cheese according to your taste) 2 tablespoons minced shallot 2-3 cups of combination of vegetables. Use a variety or whatever you have. Color is important. Try mushrooms, red bell pepper, asparagus, spinach, […]
So Spencer and I decided we really needed to expand the Harrington House family. Meet Nicodemus. He’s quite a guy keeping both Spencer and I on our toes. Has not quite figured out what goes on upstairs although he clearly understands that is not his space and he appears to have all the characteristics of […]
Once again the Columns presents Winter Wednesdays, a Milford musical tradition. Each performance is held in the intimate cabaret setting of the Foundation Room at The Columns Museum 608 Broad Street, Milford. Opening night features the Music of Terri Dixon and Jane Mangini on February 27th at 7 pm, followed by Walt Edwards on March 6th. The ever popular […]
A recipe that I get asked for more than any other are the scones. Kind of crazy as they are the easiest thing for me and always delight. The trick are the additions which can be almost anything. I have tried pumpkin and spice(ease up a little on the liquid), rosemary and parmesian cheese, and […]
Last weekend I had a guest whose husband wanted pancakes and she was allergic to maple! These delightfully light, slightly sweet pancakes served with sliced strawberries were perfect! He used syrup. Whisk together: 1 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt In a separate bowl combine: 3/4 cup ricotta cheese 2 egg […]
For the first time since opening Harrington House in 2008, this Innkeeper took a vacation visiting friends and family up and down the east coast and playing golf. Looks like I missed some of the most frigid weather which just broke my heart. But now I’m back and committed to do all the things I […]
The Columns Museum Proudly Presents….. A one man play written and performed by Mr. Billy Hipkins…. “For the Benefit of Miss Jennie Gourlay” As seen off Broadway, now being performed in Milford, Pa. to benefit the preservation of the Gourlay Costume Collection housed at the Columns Museum. Mr. Hipkins’ performance is historically accurate, engaging, funny […]
So this is what it looks like in Milford right now. After last winter with no snow, we are looking forward to a better winter season for snow enthusiasts. However we need a vacation so the Inn will be closed from January 7th through January 31st. Reopening just in time for Valentine’s Day so make […]
These are bar none the healthiest pancakes you could eat and will stick with you for a hike to the Knob. Whole-Grain Double Berry Pancakes ¾ cup whole wheat flour½ cup old fashioned oats-uncooked ¼ cup toasted wheat germ 2 tbs sugar 1 tbs baking powder ¼ tsp salt ½ tsp baking soda 1 ½ […]
With the holidays, come holiday parties. Make it a special one by reserving a room at your favorite B&B! Don’t drink and drive!
Great news! The new and improved Harrington House website is lauched! Let me know what you think. Great new pictures by our special friend, Bill Cohen.
The leaves are fading but it’s not winter yet! Great hiking and biking still to do in the Delaware Water Gap. And we are spotting a number of eagles in the area. Get that last weekend away before the holiday crush!