Tag Archives: Maine

I will survive

I think I will anyway. So far, 2016 has run over me like an eighteen wheeler barreling down I95 towards Boston. The day before New Year’s Eve my husband and I both came down with something. It’s way more than a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Happy Place

A body of water plus fall color in New England certainly equals a happy place for me. This photo was taken on Wednesday at Beaver Dam Campground, in Berwick, Maine, about seven miles from home. I wasn’t ready to dive in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Connected

The Waldon-Hancock Bridge is just below Bangor, Maine, crosses the Penobscot River and connects the counties of Waldo and Hancock. It is the first long-span suspension bridge in Maine and one of the eighty six in the Country. It is … Continue reading

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Sweet Thursday Doors

On our recent trip to Maine, we stopped in Camden. I love Camden. I know, I know, there are locals who think it is too sweet or too expensive, but it is one beautiful little New England town. It has a lovely … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors in Maine

Last Saturday, I went on a York, Maine, Master Gardener sponsored garden tour. When we parked in Kittery Point, we needed to go left to the house on the tour, but one lady thought it was the Lady Pepperell house across the … Continue reading

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On the way to Maine

On our recent trip to the midcoastal region of Maine, we realized we were going to pass right by fellow blogger Denise at Fernwood Nursery and Gardens in Montville. I’ve been following her blog for quite a while enjoying her gardening and farming posts. Fernwood Nursery … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Half and Half

On our recent trip to Maine, we visited the Rockland Harbor Breakwater Light. The first harbor light in 1827 was an oil lamp on a wooden tripod. The breakwater was constructed from 1881 to 1899 with granite blocks cut and … Continue reading

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Postcard from Maine

When in Maine do what the Mainers do – enjoy the beautiful scenery, drink good craft beer, and eat delicious seafood.

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Thursday Doors

This is a special door. A door that when you go through, a gastronomical delight awaits you in the form of some the freshest seafood on the seacoast. Bob’s Clam Hut is located in Kittery, Maine, about 14 miles from home. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreamy

Here in New England dreamy often means a trip to the Maine coast. Under the endless blue sky, with a lighthouse in the distance, you can enjoy the sight and sound of the waves lapping at the rocky shore. History: After a … Continue reading

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