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Best Cape Cod Inn – The Platinum Pebble Boutique Inn’s Vote

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As September’s end approaches and we bid adieu to Cape Cod’s peak season, it seems not out of place to reflect briefly on the inaugural year for The Platinum Pebble Boutique Inn. The summer has flashed by with Usain Bolt-like speed in a blur of wonderful guests who have come from all points of the… [ READ MORE ]

Inn Keeping at a Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast

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So last week I finally shuffled off the corporate coil and dived headlong into the world of inn-keeping at our Cape Cod Inn, The Platinum Pebble Boutique Inn. No more driving into the office and wondering whether I would have to endure another round of either Frank from Accounting bragging about the size of his… [ READ MORE ]

A Cape Cod Thanksgiving

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Last week Annabelle and I celebrated our first Thanksgiving on Cape Cod, a mere 20 minutes from the original Plymouth MA site. The Pilgrims sailing on The Mayflower arrived in Plymouth in 1620 and faced a devastatingly harsh first winter that resulted in almost half of them perishing. When the harvest of the following year… [ READ MORE ]

Our Cape Cod Estate Sale

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We’ve made another step in preparation for the renovation work at The Platinum Pebble Inn. As we would be totally refurbishing the décor and furnishings at the inn it was suggested to us that we hold an “Estate Sale”. Our experiences back in England being limited to “Jumble Sales”, organized by Scout troops and held… [ READ MORE ]

Before The Beginning in Cape Cod

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And so the day arrived, the 15th July. Not that it hadn’t been expected given that the previous day had been the 14th but still, for Annabelle and I it was to be the day that we embarked on “something completely different”, an exciting new voyage. A lot was happening on July 15th; in Canada… [ READ MORE ]