Category Archives: Local Events

First Day of Spring in Portsmouth New Hampshire

Spring in Portsmouth, New Hampshire : Looking past the cold of 29 degree’s and seeing the beauty of Portsmouth, New Hampshire on this vernal equinox or first day of Spring. It is that time when the day and night are exactly the same number of hours with 12 light hours and 12 dark hours. The […]


Market Square In Downtown Portsmouth, NH

When a snowstorm meets the already beautiful downtown Portsmouth, NH at Market Square. Graced by the magnificent historic North Church the perfectly snow capped buildings bring a mesmerizing touch that you just cannot look away from. Right in front, someone built a snowman and it makes you smile. It’s such a peaceful sight that many […]


Two Portsmouth NH “supermoons” are on the way

Moon over Portsmouth NH

Two Portsmouth NH “supermoons” are on the way This moon over Portsmouth will be full on December 3rd and also on December 31st making two full moons in December of 2017. When there are two full moons in one calendar month the second one is called a “Blue moon”. Because two full months in one […]


Pearl Harbor Day December 7th 2017 |Portsmouth NH

“Yesterday, December 7th, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.” Those words began US President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s speech to Congress as he asked for a Declaration of War against Japan.   76 years ago today, Portsmouth […]


The Portsmouth New Hampshire Farmer’s Market has something for everyone. | Portsmouth NH

Ann and I love going to our nearby Portsmouth Farmer’s Market. Each Saturday from May 7th through November 5th starting at 8:00 until 1:00 pm the parking lot at Portsmouth NH City Hall becomes a huge outdoor market with locally grown and processed foods of all types from vegetables, to meat and cheeses along with […]


Nothing Like The Sunsets In Portsmouth NH

                        Welcome to The New Year of 2015. We want to wish you a safe, prosperous and joyful New Year. As you leave 2014 behind and embark on new journeys in 2015, we wanted to give you some words of wisdom from some of […]


Memorial Bridge in Portsmouth NH

Even in the dead of winter, the views along Portsmouth NH are mesmerizing. Covered boats, weathered docks and steel bridges make for picturesque scenery along the seacoast. With buildings in the distance adding dimension and appeal, it’s hard to remember the briskness of winter. This is our beautiful Memorial Bridge crossing over the Piscataqua River. How […]


Colorful Fishing Shacks in New Hampshire

Fishing shacks like this one are familiar sights along the coast of New Hampshire and Maine.  Love the brightly painted lobster buoys hanging on this little shack! Sometimes it’s just the simple things that bring more into your life. Here along the seacoast, these tiny buildings bring more color to your life. Come visit, relocate […]


Portsmouth NH Waterfront Views

Portsmouth NH has a beautiful park, Prescott Park, that runs along the Piscataqua River in the downtown area.  It’s a lovely area to sit and enjoy the gorgeous scenery, people watch, take in a concert or a festival, or just enjoy the beauty of nature. Come and enjoy the beauty we have all around us […]


Christmas in Portsmouth NH

Portsmouth New Hampshire is such a pretty seaside town, and the downtown area, known as Market Square, is even lovelier during the Christmas season.  We have a beautiful 4-story tall Christmas tree right in the very center of town, nicely decorated and lit at night.  All of our street lights downtown are encircled with wreaths […]


Fire Boats, Docks and Real Estate Oh My !

Living right here on the water in Portsmouth NH means we have lots of water and boating activities, and sometimes that means we have need for the Portsmouth Fire Boat….  it’s always reassuring to know that emergency help is readily available on land and on sea!  Hopefully all we have need for this fire boat […]


Sunsets Along Portsmouth NH

Living here on the coast of NH, we have lots of water all around us, and we get to enjoy beautiful sunsets. The fiery part of this sunset was to the left not seen in this photo, and you can see the sun’s pink reflections in the clouds beyond this dock and in the water.


The Colors of Portsmouth NH Come To Life

Living on the coast of New Hampshire makes sights like this an every day common occurrence.  I love seeing all the bright colors, even if faded, that are used on boats, lobster buoys, flags, and more!  When I’ve been on a trip out of the area and come home, seeing things like this just make […]


Happy Easter from Portsmouth, New Hampshire

From Portsmouth, NH to all of our friends, best wishes for a Happy Easter. If you’re hopping down the bunny trail to home ownership Ann Cummings and Jim Lee would love to guide you along the way. We’re helped lots of people just like yourself find that ‘just right’ home to move into and enjoy […]


Portsmouth NH Random Photos | Portsmouth NH real estate

It’s fun living in beautiful Portsmouth NH and being able to see the surrounding NH Seacoast so often. There are so many scenic and spectacular areas it’s tough to know where to photograph next. I like this one of Santa Claus skiing on our Piscataqua River and Portsmouth Harbor. A local ski group does this […]