• Waking Up in Vermont

    June 26, 2010

    I’m not going to lie, waking up in Vermont this morning was pretty sweet. I opened my eyes to gorgeous Lake Champlain right out my window. Ahhhh…



    Anne and I got our run on first thing this morning. The weather was cool, but humid, and we did 4 miles in about 35 minutes.


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    When we returned to the B&B, breakfast was just about ready. It smelled so gooood!



    We enjoyed the most amazing cranberry scone made with Stonyfield yogurt.





    And a goat cheese omelette with fresh basil and bacon on the side.


    Everything we ate for breakfast had so much flavor– perhaps because it was all organic? All I know is that it was very delicious!

    Time to learn about cows and organics!

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    { 47 comments… read them below or add one }

    Cassie June 26, 2010 at 9:22 am

    Have a great day learning about cows & organics! The B&B looks beautiful ;) and so does your breakfast. I always find that organic foods are so much more vibrant and more flavorful!


    Evan Thomas June 26, 2010 at 9:22 am

    So that’s the lake where all the chocolate comes from, haha.

    Mmmm, organic bacon. I think that would be my favorite part.


    Gabriela @ Une Vie Saine June 26, 2010 at 9:23 am

    I never realized how huge Lake Champlain is- it’s beautiful! That scone looks delicious, but then again, I’ve never met a scone I didn’t like :) Hope you have a wonderful day!


    Erin June 26, 2010 at 9:28 am

    What a gorgeous place! I haven’t spent much time in New England but my memories of it are beautiful. Vermont is somewhere I’d love to visit again.


    Kristen @ Change of Pace June 26, 2010 at 9:31 am

    Can’t wait to see how your day goes! I’m so glad you got to go Tina! Out of all the bloggers you deserved it the most :)


    Sarena (The Non-Dairy Queen) June 26, 2010 at 9:37 am

    Now that is the way to wake up! Have a great time Tina! Can’t wait to read what you learn!


    Adriana June 26, 2010 at 9:41 am

    It looks so beautiful!!!! Can I ask where you are staying at? I would like to suprise my husband with a long weekend away and Vermont seems like the perfect place. I hope you have a great day :)


    kelly June 26, 2010 at 9:45 am

    Have a great day!!


    Marissa June 26, 2010 at 9:46 am

    That looks like the perfect morning; the omelete looks so good for some reason! I think I know what I’m having for lunch. Hope the weather holds up for you. It looks stormy!


    Diana(mymarblerye) June 26, 2010 at 9:48 am

    Have a wonderful time! This is well deserved and earned Tina! :) now go milk a cow!


    Hannah June 26, 2010 at 9:49 am

    Oooh, the only thing I know about Lake Champlain is that that’s where the eponymous chocolate company makes one of my favourite chocs, the Spicy Aztec bar. My kingdom for a flight to America…


    Jessica @ The Process of Healing June 26, 2010 at 10:02 am

    YUM!!! That sounds absolutely delicious!


    Callie June 26, 2010 at 10:15 am

    Organic foods do seem to be more flavorful. :)
    That breakfast looks so good, especially the scone.


    Freya @ Brit Chick Runs June 26, 2010 at 10:20 am

    Wow, what a breakfast!!


    Jessica @ How Sweet It Is June 26, 2010 at 10:22 am

    Wow that is so gorgeous!


    The Wife of a Dairyman June 26, 2010 at 10:25 am

    Love the scenery! The breakfast looks delicious, especially that scone!! YUM!


    Melissa (MelissaLikesToEat) June 26, 2010 at 10:25 am

    What a perfect morning!! It makes me feel relaxed just looking at that view!


    Jenna (Hello, I Love You) June 26, 2010 at 10:33 am

    Loving your pictures! Have fun today. :)


    Kim (Imperfectly Perfect) June 26, 2010 at 10:34 am

    What a great way to start the morning! I’m very drawn to water. I’d love waking up to that view! Enjoy the rest of your day!


    Kerri June 26, 2010 at 10:41 am

    Enjoy your retreat!


    Cassie @ A Very Busy Mind June 26, 2010 at 10:43 am

    You know, I’ve never been to Vermont…but this is exactly how I’d pictured it. :)


    Marilou @ Mostly Healthy June 26, 2010 at 10:48 am

    I’d love to know how to make scones like that. They look delish!


    Fallon June 26, 2010 at 10:54 am

    Wow that scone looks amazing!!! Love to find out how to make it.


    Samantha @ Food Edu June 26, 2010 at 11:01 am

    That looks like a beautiful joint that you are staying at! I’ve never been to Vermont, but it looks beautiful and so does your breakfast!


    Cynthia (It All Changes) June 26, 2010 at 11:09 am

    I love getting a run in new locations. Your pictures are gorgeous and look like they should be in a book about the beauty of Vermont.


    Courtney @ Three Months June 26, 2010 at 11:52 am

    That cranberry scone looks AMAZING! Have so much fun learning about cows today!!


    Lynn (The Actors Diet) June 26, 2010 at 11:52 am

    gorgeous! enjoy your day! moooo.


    Hillary [Nutrition Nut on the Run] June 26, 2010 at 11:55 am

    What a peaceful morning!


    Shanna @ Shanna Like Banana June 26, 2010 at 12:08 pm

    Ooo, you should try to score that scone recipe because it looks A-Mazing ;)


    Kelly June 26, 2010 at 12:28 pm

    Gorgeous view and breakfast looks delicious. Have fun!


    Sarah (Running to Slow Things Down) June 26, 2010 at 12:42 pm

    What a lovely way to start the day! I’m so excited to see and hear about your adventures.

    And what a great run you had! I love Vermont. It’s so scenic and peaceful. :D


    Marina June 26, 2010 at 12:54 pm

    Sounds amazing!
    I hope you enjoy learning about it all, I know I definitely would!
    Have fun!


    homecookedem June 26, 2010 at 1:03 pm

    How incredible!! I love VT! It is so beautiful there.


    Wei-Wei June 26, 2010 at 1:22 pm

    Vermont looks amazing, and the scones in your breakfast look SO GOOD! I’m looking forward to learning about organics – is it really true that organics taste better?!



    Mary June 26, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    What’s the name of the B & B Tina? Enjoy your trip!


    Helen June 26, 2010 at 2:20 pm

    Your breakfast sounds delicious, goats’s cheese omelette, yes please!! Enjoy your day.


    Wendy (Give Love Create Happiness) June 26, 2010 at 2:28 pm

    the pictures are beautiful Tina! Have a wonderful trip!


    Faith @ LovelyAsCharged June 26, 2010 at 2:35 pm

    How delish! I swear, organic foods do seem to have more taste. Or maybe I’m just mentally psyching myself out to make up for the price hike…I don’t know. Have fun on your trip!


    Emilyeatsclean June 26, 2010 at 2:38 pm

    Ohhh I LOVE Bed & Breakfasts! They are my favorite kind of trip to take with my hubby!! Can’t wait to read about your organic farming experiences!!


    Chocolate Coated Runner June 26, 2010 at 3:08 pm

    Looks soooo pretty! Love the view/ food pics


    Sara June 26, 2010 at 3:32 pm

    So beautiful! That breakfast looks deeelicious! Have fun!!


    Amy @ Amy Starts To Run June 26, 2010 at 4:17 pm

    The view looks amazing! And goat cheese + omelets makes my day :)


    Mary @ Bites and Bliss June 26, 2010 at 4:40 pm

    Awesome scones! I should try making them with yogurt..they’d have to turn out so moist!


    Michelle June 26, 2010 at 10:29 pm

    Oh wow, that place reminds me of the B&B where my husband and I stayed on our honeymoon! Looks like you’re having tons o’ fun!


    MB June 28, 2010 at 3:36 pm

    I’m convinced everything tastes better in Vermont.


    Jennifer June 28, 2010 at 3:38 pm

    Any chance you could get that scone recipe and share it? Looks amazing!


    Deanna April 27, 2011 at 3:37 pm

    I love the view. There’s nothing better than rustic farm life all around you when you wake up in the morning. Well, that and the amazing breakfast. :) Thank you for sharing.


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