1802 Blogs

  • Under the table and dreaming

    Episode 3 Lego Recap

    BY:Gabby

    Had it not been for Lego, Lincoln Logs and Tinker Toys, there may have never been a Beekman 1802.  These toys inspired an attention to detail and construction that is evident in how we approach life and design on the farm. Gabby, a 10 year old artist and FOB (Friend of Beekman), is doing Lego […]

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    Episode 3 Recap

    BY:James Frey

    Episode Three I missed episode two. How did I do that? They played two on the first night. I wasn’t paying attention. I figured it was one episode per week. My bad. I get a dumbass award. I am here, though for episode three which is occurring on week two. Wonderful episode three. Another chapter […]

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    Gabby’s Lego Episode 2

    BY:Josh and Brent

    10 year Gabby is a fan of The Fabulous Beekman Boys.  She’s making Lego sculptures of her favorite scenes.  If you can top this cuteness, we dare you to try

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    The Wedding Party

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Some words from the Bride: “It’s hard to pick just one moment in an entire day of amazement; so I’ll choose two.  When I was about to get ready with my dress and make-up, Josh knocked on the door to see if I had everything I needed; I think I told him “something to drink […]

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    Lego Ego

    BY:Josh and Brent

    Had it not been for Lego, Lincoln Logs and Tinker Toys, there may have never been a Beekman 1802.  These toys inspired an attention to detail and construction that is evident in how we approach life and design on the farm.  This is part of the reason we were thrilled when the Harvest Festival episode […]

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  • Strong and Sturdy

    The Table

    BY:Dr. Brent

    Before The Beekman was lovingly restored, it had been abandoned, left to weather the brutal elements atop the hill it has graced for more than two centuries. The aging structure, with its grand rooms and firm place in the annals of the local lore, was far too much of a temptation for teenagers and vagabonds […]

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    Mary and Peonies

    BY:Mary Beekman

    Mary Beekman is a four-year-old ghost who resides in The Beekman Mansion, and considers Brent and Josh her “imaginary friends.” Follow Mary Beekman’s Diary each week to learn what it’s like to be a young child in early 19th century America Mother dug a piece of some peony root from Nell’s Mother’s garden last year. […]

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    Raise Your Glasses, Deux

    BY:Josh and Brent

    To enhance your viewing pleasure and to make each and every episode of The Fabulous Beekman Boys as fabulous as possible, we’re going to encourage the playing of a nice parlor game. Each week, we’ll post a new Beekman 1802 elixir recipe for you to use and give you a new reason to “raise your […]

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    The Longest Day

    BY:Dr. Brent

    Driving back to the farm, I marveled that there was still enough light at 9:30pm to see goats in the pasture.  It reminded briefly of the long summer evenings we spent in my grandparents’  backyard playing with the gang of local kids.  How thrilled must the adults have been to have us out of the […]

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  • Father and Daughter

    A Father’s Lessons to his Daughter

    BY:Noelle Weaver

    Noelle Weaver was born and raised in Goshen, Indiana amidst corn and cow fields. She now lives amidst the exploding artisanal food scene in the urban area of Brooklyn, New York. A marketing consultant by day, during nights and weekends she pursues the life of an incidental foodie and cook exploring all the various flavors […]

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