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Dullsville

August 4, 2015

By Jan Stearns

The headline for this post is not a description of Waterville Valley.  In fact, it’s just the opposite of dullsville in Waterville Valley.  Where else can you play a round of golf in the morning, then take an invigorating mountain … Continue reading

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She Sheds … No Men Allowed!

April 26, 2015

By Jan Stearns

My husband is working on a new construction project in Waterville Valley.  He mentioned (enviously?) that the under construction condominium has a “Man Cave” (imagine my eyes rolling). Coincidentally, just last night I was perusing House Beautiful and found a … Continue reading

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Farewell Dad

March 19, 2015

By Jan Stearns

What do you give to a person who has everything?  That’s the question I asked myself on birthdays and Christmases as I racked my brain for gift ideas for my parents.  What about sharing memories? They are something you don’t … Continue reading

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What an awful week…

February 23, 2015

By Jan Stearns

Apologies to readers of my blog for the sporadic and not particularly newsworthy posts the past week and a half.  Just when everyone was getting geared up for the President’s vacation week, my world was shaken.  Last week can be … Continue reading

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Cheers to 2015!

January 1, 2015

By Jan Stearns

As I look ahead to 2015 with excitement and anticipation, I have been reflecting on the many blessings I am thankful for – and they include YOU and your shared interest in our beautiful mountain community. My Waterville Valley Realty … Continue reading

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Battling Winter Hibernation Mode

November 19, 2014

By Jan Stearns

I played hooky from work on Friday and Monday.  But, don’t be envious and think, ‘Lucky Jan, taking a fun four day weekend’!  I spent four days battling my winter demon. I woke on Friday with an angel on one … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day

November 11, 2014

By Jan Stearns

On this Veteran’s Day, my family and I are thinking of ALL service men and women.  I thought it fitting to re-print a post from 2008. I was recently reminded of the sacrifices our soldiers make for our country when … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Harry!

November 6, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Happy birthday wishes to my guy, Harry Stearns.  For the next couple of months he’ll be the same age as me!  Cheers … can’t wait to see what the next 55 years bring! If you see this fella out and … Continue reading

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Twenty-six years ago today

November 5, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Twenty-six years ago today Harry and I were blessed by the arrival of our first child, Tyler John.  What a joy it has been watching him grow and mature through the years.  We are so proud of the man he … Continue reading

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First Fire

November 2, 2014

By Jan Stearns

November 1st couldn’t come soon enough.  For some reason, my husband, Harry, decided that we were going to hold off lighting our first wood fire of the season until November 1st.  Lucky for us the fall weather has been relatively … Continue reading

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