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Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 10-11-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By MeredithMan
Osterio Poggio

Osterio Poggio, Center Harbor. Had our anniversary dinner there 2 yrs ago. They custom-made a multi-course meal with wine pairings. It was fabulous. If you choose to go with them, definitely call...
Forum: Boating 10-09-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,344
Posted By MeredithMan
$$$

...so this thread intrigued me to finally read about these e-foil boards. They are not cheap...upwards of $10-12K. And, it seems that the learning process involves quite a bit of falling, at speeds...
Forum: Boating 10-09-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,344
Posted By MeredithMan
There's an e-foil in Meredith Bay somewhere

This past summer we saw an e-foil out almost every day, (wind and waves permitting), here in Meredith Bay. Pretty cool to watch.
Forum: General Discussion 10-05-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 44,510
Posted By MeredithMan
Forbes Article...

Good article from Forbes on this topic. The general rule of thumb has always been that if your job is eliminated or you are part of a layoff, you can collect unemployment, but if you are let go for...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-28-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,014
Posted By MeredithMan
FrigidAire

We needed a new beer/soda fridge for the garage several years ago, (not a freezer, but same concept). We used a local appliance store near where we lived at the time and when we explained that it...
Forum: General Discussion 09-27-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 44,510
Posted By MeredithMan
And now for the "chicken shortage"...

Not a lakes region restaurant, but this fits in with the theme of this thread.

We were back in Bedford, (NH), this past week and went out to one of the local rests for dinner. There was a sign on...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-23-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,916
Posted By MeredithMan
Yes to Fried Clams..

Yes, we had fried clams there twice this past summer. They have strips and whole belly. Not sure why anyone would even bother with clam strips, as it's basically just fried batter, but I guess some...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-22-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,916
Posted By MeredithMan
Respectfully disagree...

I realize everyone has their own sense of taste and smell, but I respectfully disagree. We go there once or twice a summer....twice this season...and the fried clams, onion rings, & fries were very...
Forum: Home, Cottage or Land Maintenance 09-21-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 580
Posted By MeredithMan
second that...

...another vote for VacMan. Very knowledgeable.
Forum: Boating 09-16-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,111
Posted By MeredithMan
Don't know...

Don't know....just relaying the story as told to me. If I remember correctly, I think he said it had twin 700HP Ilmors.

Maybe if it was only in the 90's MPH, the old guy rounded up! :laugh:
Forum: Boating 09-15-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 12,111
Posted By MeredithMan
"Because I can..."

When we bought our boat a few years ago, the marina had a used 38' Formula FASTECH for sale at the time. The owner of the marina told me that the FASTECH had been used literally one time. The story...
Forum: Boating 09-09-2021, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 736
Posted By MeredithMan
water depth vs. height of lift

I didn't see this point raised in the other string of posts on this topic, but another important point to consider is the depth of water at your dock, vs. the height of the boat lift when it is down....
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-08-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,220
Posted By MeredithMan
totally agree...

We don't even bother eating out Memorial Day through Labor Day. In fact, Pandemic aside, we don't eat out nearly as much as we used to. Both the wife and I enjoy cooking and now that our two kids...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 09-04-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,916
Posted By MeredithMan
Sawyers sold...

...read in LaDaSun this morning...
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,213
Posted By MeredithMan
Freaky Sky Weds night

Last evening the sky was all clouds, then a sudden pink, orange, purple glow got progressively brighter; then the sky was on fire. All in a span of about 10-15 mins...
Forum: Winni Pets 08-29-2021, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,260
Posted By MeredithMan
On Golden (Retriever) Pond...

Just about a month in and the big dogs have pretty much accepted Simba into the pack. Here's a shot of the 3 of them enjoying the sunset Friday night...
Forum: General Discussion 08-29-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By MeredithMan
Paying it Forward, (technically backward), at DD

I had heard of this happening last year around the country during the height of the "rona, but had never experienced it myself, until today. We were in the drive-through line at DD in Laconia and...
Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,128
Posted By MeredithMan
Mauhaut Shores neighborhood

Question for the Alton area folks:

Is the Mauhaut Shores neighborhood still in existence? I haven't been in there since I was a kid when my parents had some friends that had a place in there. ...
Forum: Boating 08-16-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,056
Posted By MeredithMan
(not so) Funny Witches Story...

So my father grew up on the ocean, (Hough's Neck in Quincy), and spent his youth till early 20's sailing around Boston Harbor. Then came WWII and he spent a number of years in the Navy. Bottom...
Forum: Boating 08-16-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,056
Posted By MeredithMan
I don't disagree with you....it can definitely be...

I don't disagree with you....it can definitely be a navigation challenge, especially in some of the more gnarly areas, and yes, innocent mistakes happen. I've been boating here since the 70's and I...
Forum: Boating 08-16-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,056
Posted By MeredithMan
And don't forget to watch out for those big, brown things...

...there's a big rock near us that is well inside, (maybe a couple hundred feet), a buoy. Normally, by this time of year, it is about 6 inches out of the water, but with the high lake levels, it is...
Forum: Winni Pets 08-09-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,260
Posted By MeredithMan
"Is he leaving soon...??"

...Simba is excited to be here....his housemates....not so sure....

(day 1 in the books and everyone is getting along very well, however)
Forum: Winni Pets 08-09-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,260
Posted By MeredithMan
Our new baby...

....We just picked him up today. AKC name, "Roaring at the Lake"; Everyday name, "Simba" 7 mos old. Now we have 3 Goldens....our vacuum is gonna hate us!
Forum: General Discussion 08-08-2021, 01:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,171
Posted By MeredithMan
Clearing the land..

Drove by that property in the boat yesterday after passing through Sally's Gut and they are starting to clear some of the land near the water next to the existing boathouse.
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 08-06-2021, 10:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,899
Posted By MeredithMan
A second vote for Osterio Poggio

We did the anniversary dinner at Osterio two years ago. Just like Winni83, we did the Cupola room, with their custom dinner, (they decide on the courses and the wine pairings). It was fantastic. ...
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