Leisure and Travel Blog

Posts from September 2014

Apple picking time in the Finger Lakes

Sunday, September 7, 2014 8:00 PM by Susan Marteney

It is apple picking time in the Finger Lakes! One great spot to spend a Saturday afternoon is Owen Orchards on Route 5 between Auburn and Elbridge.

Whenever we drive by, my daughter and I must pick up a bag of apple cider doughnuts. We like the cinnamon and sugar variety best. And are they a tasty treat when still warm. Add a side cup of either cold or hot cider for the prefect autumn snack.


Find Your Yoga in the Finger Lakes

Thursday, September 4, 2014 8:00 PM by Laura Coburn

When I think about tourism, I think about traveling. Traveling is a journey, often to new and unexplored places. We taste new things, see new sights and sleep in unfamiliar places. Yoga is a journey, a path. We explore our bodies and minds and invariably discover new sensations, new thoughts and find ourselves in unfamiliar postures. We awaken, investigate and even retreat. We journey inward and