Watkin’s Pond Series

January 20, 2014

Counting it down to Runaway Groom : Two of my favorite small town authors…

I can’t believe we’re almost to the release day of Runaway Groom!! *squeaks* That said, I LOVE small town stories. Sweet Home Alabama might be my favorite small town movie, or maybe The Proposal and that little town in Alaska…wait, let’s talk about books because I am a HUGE fan of these two authors. 2. Mariah Stewart  I have never in my entire life eaten as much ice cream as I did while I read Almost Home, The Chesapeake Diaries Book 3. Aside from writing a lovely and intimate small town, Stewart also made me want to visit it. I […]
January 16, 2014

Counting it down to Runaway Groom : Six things to do while you’re visiting Watkin’s Pond…

We’re more than happy to have you touristy folks stop on by and join us in our many celebrations. Here’s a list of six to put on your schedule for next year. 6. The Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival Held every year when the leaves change color in October, we are very proud of our eighteen covered bridges. 2014 is the 31st festival and visitors aren’t just welcome, they’re encouraged. The festival highlights them and you can do driving tours to see them all. Each bridge usually has something set up to tickle your fancy, from the great cheesecake over […]