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Food, Wine, and Violence in Cape May

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Food and Wine and cutthroat competition in Cape May Take of bunch of Jersey guys. Get them revved up and competitive. Then give them lots of knives. It doesn’t sound like a good idea, but that’s exactly what happens at … Continue reading

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Cape May Craft Beer and Crab Festival

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Craft Beer and Crab Festival This coming Saturday is the second annual Cape May Craft Beer and Crab Festival. Last year’s party was a huge success and this year’s will be even more fun. There’ll be live music all day … Continue reading

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Some New Furniture at Leith Hall

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  We don’t usually let everyone know every time we buy some new furniture at Leith Hall, but this time we’re very excited to have replaced two sofas. It all started when a guest noted that the wicker setee in … Continue reading

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Bed and Breakfast sidewalk garden matures

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Bed and Breakfast sidewalk garden matures If you subscribe to this blog, you may remember last May’s post about our new front sidewalk and the garden that we planted.  It’s May again, and the garden looks spectacular. All of the … Continue reading

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Exciting Exhibit Cape May Carriage House Gallery – Focuses on African American Organizations

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Exciting Exhibit at the Carriage House Gallery in Cape May focuses on African American organizations In the past, Cape May was a segregated town. The United States was a segregated country. In response to this, African Americans formed their own … Continue reading

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The Best Historic Walking Tour I Ever Took

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The Best Historic Walking Tour A new exhibit opening at the Carriage House Gallery reminds me of a wonderful evening that Susan and I spent at the Chalfonte last year. We were invited by Bernadette Mathews, the director of the … Continue reading

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Jazz Festival Reborn!

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Jazz Festival Resurrection Great Jazz Festival News! This article by Jack Fichter in the Cape May County Herald announces a new jazz festival in Cape to be held next November. For everyone who misses the old Jazz Festival, this is … Continue reading

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FOOD AND WINE CELEBRATION

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 CAPE MAY FOOD AND WINE CELEBRATION SEPTEMBER 15-19 Cape May’s Food and wine Celebration will be in mid-September and include a whole host of festive meals. The Harvest Food and Wine Dinner will be held at the Carriage House Café … Continue reading

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Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast Chocolate Cherry Cake

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Leith Hall Bed and Breakfast Chocolate Cherry Cake I recently served this rich chocolate cherry cake at Leith Hall at teatime. Our guests asked for the recipe, so here it is. I bake it in a glass bundt pan, but … Continue reading

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LEITH HALL’S SINFULLY RICH ORANGE AND CREAM CAKE

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This past week, our guests devoured this cake and a cherry devil’s food cake at afternoon tea. They asked for the recipe for both cakes. This is the orange one, which is flavored with sour cream and orange marmalade and … Continue reading

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