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Potato Donuts? You Must Try These

We did and they are delicious!  These “made from scratch” jumbo size donuts baked daily by “The Baker’s Dozen Donuts,” and sold from a mobile kiosk alternating between Harrisonburg and Broadway are absolutely “heavenly.”  This week’s special is “Apple Pie Filled.”  We bought a dozen for our guests and they just loved them. Go to […]

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Document of First Lady Ellen Axson Wilson Found at Rosendale

In our continuing quest to uncover Rosendale’s 200 year history, we have made an absolutely fascinating discovery. Among the old papers and documents we were going through last week, we found the Guestbook and the attending newspaper article (glued in it) for a February 7, 1908 luncheon in honor of Ellen Axson Wilson, the future […]

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Prohibition’s Over; Hard Cider is Back

Ever thought about trying some traditional “Hard Cider?” Then stay with us and drive over to Old Hill Hard Cider “cidery” at Showalter’s Orchard (15 minutes away) in Timberville and taste their delicious hard cider during the first “Virginia Cider Week” the week before Thanksgiving.  Old Hill Hard Cider is one of only six “cideries” […]

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