Category Archives: travel

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

M-A-I-N-E: Little Shops

You may not think of the midcoast of Maine as retail heaven, but for a certain individual (Do you swoon over letterpress and good card stock? Enjoy fondling antique French farm linens? Swerve and stop anytime you pass a general … Continue reading

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Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Eating Myself Into a New Decade

I can’t believe I’m admitting this, but last week I turned…40. Where my thirties went to, I honestly don’t know, but here I am, in a new decade. Growing up, I remember my dad always saying “I’ll be 39 forever,” … Continue reading

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Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

Bye Summer, Hello Fall, It’s Time to Hit the Road

  Yesterday we went to a very fun end-of-summer picnic hosted by the Canal House ladies to celebrate their newest titles: Volume 8: Pronto! There was sunshine and dogs, croquet and checkers, a signature cocktail called “the Italian dark & … Continue reading

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Friday, August 16th, 2013

MAINE Food Paradise Part 1: Cottage Cooking

We just returned from our annual vacation to the rocky and spectacular midcoast of Maine, and as always, the trip was full of berry picking, brisk dips off the dock, long walks to our favorite “secret beach” (sorry, I can’t … Continue reading

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Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Secret Shame: Candy, Coffee Drinks, and Other Things I Hide in My Car

When we purchased our first family vehicle a few years ago, Tim and I set down a law-of-the-road: no food of any kind would ever be consumed in the car. This edict had been inspired by the mild trauma of … Continue reading

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