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Make new friends and Keep the old…..and save room in your car for a Xmas tree!

Christmas shopping, festival hopping, country dinners and and crisp cold air. A walk in the woods, making crafts by the fire, a country weekend fortifier! Christmas Thyme is a wonderful time to get together with friends  to enjoy all the special things that go on in our area. Come with friends,  reserve 2 rooms, stay 3 nights and the third night is free for each of you. Read more [...]

Christmas Special Coming up!

Looking for a place to relax and soak up some old fashioned Christmas spirit with your friends and family.  Bring them to our house!  We have it all ready for you, Woodsey decor      Traditional Goodies          Traditional holiday gift making                                 Lots of shopping ops and historical Read more [...]

Fall Thyme in the Country-it’s not over yet!

We are still in the midst of the most beautiful fall that we have had in years and there is still plenty of color so if you haven't had an opportunity for an outdoor experience in the country consider some of these ideas: Bike Ride the rail trail, picking up a rental bike at Bash Bish Cyclery and riding to Millerton, NY for lunch Hiking in the Catskills on the Art Trail Taking a cruise on the Hudson River on the Spirit of the Hudson Watching the sun set over the Hudson from atop Olana Eating Read more [...]

Fall Thyme Breakfast Sides

Instead of Home Fries, how about Roasted Root Vegetables to go with your fried eggs for breakfast or supper?   There are plenty of roots available this time of year and roasting them in salt, pepper, herbs and a bit of olive oil brings out their flavor, texture and color.   Shown here are a combo of Carrot, Red Beet, Golden Beet, Parsnip, tiny Potatoes and some chunks of Turnip.  I sprinkled the peeled and chunked veggies with salt, pepper and herbs and wrapped them in Aluminum Read more [...]

Take a trip Off the Beaten Path

If you are coming to visit the Hudson, NY this month for a for a Fall Get-a-way we have compiled a list of seasonal and noteworthy activities for you to consider. We have chosen outings that are provide a glimpse into the history, and culture of our area in the natural, scenic splendor that this season  is famous for.   Oct 1st- October 13, Hudson 19th Annual ArtsWalk Festival, Two events stand out:  Creating Landscapes in the Landscape, an en plein air paintout, exhibition and Read more [...]

Waste Not, Want Not

With so much food coming in from the gardens this summer, much more than we can use up on a daily basis, it is time to pull out the Canning Pot and start processing food for the coming winter months. With all the work that goes into growing your own vegetables, it is a shame to waste what you can't use up.  Canned food is like a luxury in the winter.  Chemical free and so easy to use, no defrosting necessary and with the increase in power outages these days it is one less thing in the freezer to Read more [...]

Antique Appraisal Event Happening nearby on September 28, 2013

Fall is a beautiful time to visit our area and there are lots of unique events to enjoy. Here is one that might interest the antique lovers Read more [...]

Glimpses of Summer Thyme in the Country

  The gardens at Thyme in the Country are in Full Bloom and there are flowers everywhere, including the vegetable gardens.   We are harvesting and preserving fruits and veggies daily to serve for breakfast now and for months to come.                     Come and enjoy the scenery. The backyard is waiting for you! Read more [...]

How are we keeping cool on these scorching hot days?

  We are in the middle of a heat wave here at Thyme in the Country; we've found a few ways to beat the heat Such as......   Taking a swim before bedtime..., Or before breakfast..., Drinking lots of cold herbal lemonades Napping in the Hammock..., Taking outdoor showers... Read more [...]