Author Archives: susan zingman-leith

Scary Cape May – the ultimate return guests

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Scary Cape May, right here at Leith Hall Last weekend, our wonderful returning guests, Jeromy and Vonessa, stayed at Leith Hall. Jeromy is a photographer and he posted a photo he took in our Iris Room on our facebook page. … Continue reading

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SPRING FESTIVAL IS FESTING!

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Spring festival is Cape May’s annual sigh of relief that Winter is over. This year we have a few new events that will get you in the spirit. First, if you’re a Downton Abbey fan, you can put your Easter … Continue reading

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Cape May Singer Songwriter Weekend March 28 and 29

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Cape May Singer Songwriter Weekend March 28 and 29 The seventeenth annual Cape May Singer-Songwriter weekend is almost upon us. With performances at Congress Hall, at Carneys, and at Elaine’s, Alethea’s at the Colonial Hotel, Cabana’s, Lucky Bones, The Merion … Continue reading

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We’re expecting the President and Prince Charles next at Leith Hall

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We just had this wonderful article about Leith Hall published in the travel section of the Washington Post. Becky Crystal stayed with us recently – so now we expect ambassadors, noblemen, and foreign princes to beat down our doors. Leith … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Apricot Cake from Leith Hall

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I served this pumpkin apricot cake this past weekend for afternoon tea. The simple syrup makes it very moist and delicious. I like pumpkin and apricots together because they are so similar (orange color and gooey). You could use golden … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Christmas Came to Live in Cape May

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This December, come to Cape May, where real old fashioned Christmas came to live. There are two major house tours offered by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts; the Christmas Candlelight Tour and the Lamplighter Tour. The Candlelight tour is … Continue reading

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Holidays in Cape May – Come Visit!

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Who would spend the holidays in Cape May? A beach town in the winter? Yes, indeed. Cape May is hopping with Christmas activities. The Physick Estate has a special tour – The Physick Family Christmas. Several interpreters play the roles … Continue reading

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Christmas is Alive and Well in Cape May

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  A real Victorian Christmas in Victorian Cape May Do you love to snoop in other people’s houses? Do you love a cup of Christmas cheer and the resulting holiday spirit? How about a little Victorian vice? Then Cape May … Continue reading

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BROWNIES FOR ROB

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This recipe is for Rob, who is one of our loyal-est guests – having visited us for well over twenty years now. I serve these brownies at teatime last week and Rob has asked for the recipe. I’m amazed that … Continue reading

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Most Haunted City

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Cape May is the most Haunted City in America Some say the Cape May is the most haunted city in America. Some just run screaming from the room. You decide. This year there will be trolley rides with Craig McManus, … Continue reading

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