Tag Archives: Finger Lakes

What do American Girl Dolls and Aurora, New York have in common: Aurora, New York

What do American Girl Dolls and Aurora, New York have in common? ¬†The answer is Pleasant Rowland. The founder and original owner of the American Girl Company.¬†Rowland donated $40 million to her alma mater, Wells College, to revitalize Aurora and thus help with college enrollment. The premise being, if you like an area you will […]

Mirbeau Inn: Finger Lakes, NY

To find the Mirbeau Inn & Spa in the Finger Lakes region of Skaneateles you need only head west toward the sunset for a few hours to experience this lovely resort. Upon arrival I felt that I was literally walking into a Monet painting, with the ponds, the lilies pads floating over the Koi, the […]