March 2016

Martha’s Vineyard real estate firm Point B Realty has been recognized by the National Association of Realtors for its fundraising efforts and community support for the Vineyard Boys & Girls Club, through its Teddy Bear Suite fundraiser. In the five years since Point B founded the annual holiday fundraiser, the month-long event has now raised over $50,000 for […]

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Blog update: You can now find Martha’s Vineyard Distilling Company at a number of Island restaurants and package stores. Once I heard that there was a distillery on the Island, I was super excited. Hello, our sister Island Nantucket has had one for a while, and chances are that our spirits will be even better. […]

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It’s funny how I sometimes forget that some places are open in the off-season, like Isola in Edgartown. Not the the dining room, but the pizza place, next to Espresso Love. Since the Frugal Foodie will be soon coming to an end with Summer approaching, I thought I’d try to give you a couple more […]

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Not only does March mean that Spring is coming but it’s also time for the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival. For 16 years, the MVFF has been bringing a carefully curated film experience to the Island. Each year the festival continues to evolve, from programs to food, to different campuses for films, the MVFF does not […]

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Spring on the Island is more than a change of seasons. There are also a lot of changes seen in the Martha’s Vineyard restaurant world. Our first big one in Edgartown is that the Main Street Diner has new owners.  It’s now the Edgartown Diner. A new, eye catching sign hangs proudly on Main Street. Upon entering, […]

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This quintessential East Chop Cottage features a stylish blend of vintage Martha’s Vineyard coastal charm with modern luxury, framed by the water views of Crystal Lake and Nantucket Sound. And there are peak July rental weeks available. The vintage 1920’s cottage has been thoughtfully renovated throughout, with nicely integrated indoor and outdoor living, which starts right on […]

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For the first time in years, one of Point B Realty’s most stunning Chilmark waterfront rental homes has peak Summer rental weeks available this July and August on Martha’s Vineyard. Long time renters have decided not to return this year to The Beach House At Stonewall. This is great news for everyone else. The Beach House […]

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Last Sunday was the type of day you dream about in New England, when Winter is coming to an end. It was warm, sunny, the birds were chirping, and Martha’s Vineyard was bursting with the songs of the new season to come. Also,  it’s the unofficial day for brunch. One of the best brunches on Martha’s […]

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Pizza. A food everyone likes but the styles vary. Thick or thin crust, lots of sauce, light sauce, cheese blend or just good mozzarella. Friends, Joseph Monteiro, the executive chef from Atlantic Restaurant, and John Clift, the owner of Vintage MV, both have been searching on Island for the kind of pizza they like. When you […]

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For the last 8 years, Erica McCarron, aka Tiny Baker, has been creating amazing desserts on the Island. Any time I walked into Mocha Motts, I would be tempted by her daily dessert creation. Erica may be petite in statue but she is big into creativity. She truly is an artist with her desserts. Where many sweet […]

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