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Irish Soda Bread: Apparently It’s Not Irish in Origin

September 3rd, 2019 by srsm

Irish Soda Bread: Apparently it’s not Irish in origin. Stirring It Up: With apologies to my Scottish husband, I give you the recipe for Irish Soda Bread which has been enjoyed by many guests here at West Hill House B&B. This recipe just a few minutes to put together and only 30 minutes to bake. Best … read full article

Scrumptious Gluten-Free Cornbread

April 19th, 2019 by srsm

Stirring it up: Scrumptious Gluten-Free Cornbread. Love cornbread and need to eat gluten free?  This cornbread recipe is easy and made with ingredients you probably have in your kitchen right now. The recipe can be halved and still produce an excellent result. Enjoyed by our guests. It’s keeper! Makes: one 9 x 9 inch pan (25cm … read full article

Shelburne Farm and Shelburne Museum are treasures in Vermont

August 6th, 2018 by srsm

Shelburne Farm and Shelburne Museum are two of the great treasures of Vermont which offer an interesting insight into the past, present and future of the Green Mountain state. Shelburne Farm-A visit to the farm is well worth your time. The grand structures including the family house, the Coach House, the Breeding Barn and the … read full article

The Covered Bridge: Come Tour the Iconic Bridges of Vermont’s Past

July 14th, 2018 by srsm

A Vermont covered bridge is always a great attraction. It is part of the beautiful Vermont scenery. Whether long, short, painted, unpainted one span or two, windows or solid walls there is something romantic about these structures.  In Vermont, there are just over 100 authentic covered bridges giving the state the highest number of authentic … read full article

Pileated Woodpecker: Our New Neighbor Works Hard!

April 8th, 2018 by srsm

Here in Vermont wildlife abounds. We have our fair share of four- legged creatures however what is surprising is that there are also 381 species of birds that have been recorded in Vermont.  Seemingly everything from the Ruby-throated Hummingbird to the Pileated Woodpecker and  the Black Capped Chickadee to the Bald Eagle. Many of these birds can … read full article

Get Out! Mountain Biking and Hiking Mad River Valley

March 30th, 2018 by corey

Spring is here … at least in date, if not in spirit. Soon (we promise) we’ll be past all this cold weather and can get to biking and hiking Mad River Valley! Here at West Hill House B&B, in Warren, VT, we love the great outdoors. Call us biased but we think Vermont’s Green Mountains … read full article

Sweet and Sticky – Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2018!

February 19th, 2018 by corey

Come celebrate maple sugaring time in the Mad River Valley during Vermont Maple Open House Weekend 2018! You’ll visit local sugarhouses, see the process, and enjoy samples of fresh made, pure, Vermont maple syrup. March 24th and 25th, 2018. Maple syrup is made from the sap of sugar maples and a grove of sugar maples … read full article

The 2018 Sugarbush Castlerock Extreme Challenge!

February 9th, 2018 by corey

As spring approaches, we feel compelled to point out that, even under the best of circumstances, there is only so much time left to hit the slopes. Luckily, our Mad River Valley B&B has Sugarbush Resort for a next-door neighbor. That convenience spells easy access to great skiing and special events like the upcoming Castlerock … read full article

Experience A Cross-Country Paradise – Ski Mad River Valley!

December 29th, 2017 by corey

On the hunt for Vermont’s best cross-country skiing? Come ski Mad River Valley! Vermont’s Mad River Valley is home to a variety of excellent cross-country skiing options, from famed resorts and ski areas to the legendary Catamount Trail. We were even voted “Best Ski Town in the East” by Outside Magazine! Last post we talked … read full article

Scottish Oatcakes: A tradition in Scottish homes

October 25th, 2017 by srsm

Stirring it up:   Scottish Oatcakes are made with oats but the result isn’t a traditional cake! This recipe can be mixed and baked in about 30 minutes. The result is a crisp and cracker-like Oatcake to be eaten with cheese, butter, jam or meat. Makes ~32 Oven 375°F (190°C) Bake 15 to 20 minutes … read full article

Enjoy A Romantic Mad River Valley Hiking Getaway!

July 28th, 2017 by corey

There’s nothing quite like a romantic getaway that includes the great outdoors and now is the perfect time to explore Mad River Valley hiking trails. Let West Hill House B&B’s lodging specials – and our special area – help make your romantic summer hiking getaway the best it can be! We here at West Hill … read full article