About Your Hosts

stephanie-and-jay-smith.jpgJay is a native of Rockport, having lived here all his life. Stephanie grew up in Connecticut, and spent her summers in Chatham, Cape Cod; "The other cape". They have three children, all of whom have recently graduated from college. Stephanie and Jay enjoy entertaining and are very social. Stephanie enjoys cooking and gardening, while Jay is very industrious and enjoys building and fixing things. They enjoy sharing their backyard fire pit with their neighbors and friends.

Stephanie also runs Changing Tides Gifts, a nautical gift shop in Gloucester, located inside Hometown Ace Hardware, one of their family stores. In addition to Hometown Ace Hardware, Jay runs Smith Hardware and Lumber in Rockport.

They look forward to hosting you and are available to assist with local vacation planning.