Top 5...Date Night Ideas!

With so much to experience in my own backyard here in the Greater Merrimack Valley, I've made a deal with myself that each weekend my boyfriend and I unplug from technology and try something new. We've been able to see, learn and try things that we may never have otherwise had the opportunity to as well as connect with eachother after a long week of work.  Here's my top 5 date night ideas, and a few insider tips! 


Each year when the leaves begin to fall and the temperatures begin to drop, we all know Halloween is around the corner! This coveted holiday, best known for celebration and superstition, is a favorite for people of all ages. Dating back over 2,000 years, the Halloween holiday has quite the history across the world. Today, the holiday is best known for dressing up, trick or treating and haunted houses. The Greater Merrimack Valley offers its visitors a wide variety of options this weekend to celebrate. Here are a just a few...

Get Your Gear On: The Bruce Freeman Trail

This past Friday, after setting up our ambassador booth at the Chelmsford Radisson for the Baystate Marathon and Half Marathon and seeing the excited (and some nervous!) runners check in to pick up their race packets and prepare for Sunday’s race, my mind raced back to 3 years ago when that excited (and mainly nervous) runner was me, just days away from my first half marathon.

Top Five.... Fall Foliage: Mother Nature all dressed up

Fall Foliage in the Greater Merrimack Valley

As I sit here in Lowell, Massachusetts it's 80 degrees in mid-october and a stunning indian summer day.   While I have lived here my entire life, I'm always grateful to be able to enjoy the beauty of the Fall in the Greater Merrimack Valley.    Over the years, I have found so many beautiful places to walk and enjoy the season and below are my top 5 choices I wanted to share with you.