Guilty pleasure? Glad you asked! There are so many: strawberry Twizzlers with popcorn and a glass of La Crema chardonnay while watching a Hallmark channel Christmas movie, Duran Duran, Bonne Belle creamsicle lip gloss, Etsy, Christmas shopping for myself at the Boothbay Harbor early bird sale, infomercials, "as seen on T.V." products, buying myself fresh flowers, and letting other people drive-to name just a few. I hate to drive, it's a pleasure to have someone else do it, but I also feel guilty. Those are off the top of my head. Etsy is probably my most time consuming guilty pleasure, and most expensive! I'll tell you about my bizarre antique-altered art plate collection another time.
Packing For The Cat Ferry, How Mainah’s Get a Passport
Canada, our good looking neighbor, is so close that we can pass a hot pie fresh out of the oven from one kitchen window to the next, but we still need a passport to visit each other. Where does a Mainer get a passport? I had to renew mine to take The Cat Ferry to Nova Scotia.
Maine Open Farm Day is July 22nd, Save The Date
Maine agriculture is so important to our state and every year Maine Open Farm Day becomes a bigger event as we appreciate the farm to table and organic movements that have always been a part of Maine life. You can find a list of all participating farms at getrealmaine.com.
Fireworks Safety Reminders for Mainers
Adam Roy, of Portland Firefighters Children's Burn Foundation gave us some important safety information as we approach July 4th. Check out their website for very important fire safety information. Fireworks have become legal in some Maine towns, but not all. With fireworks in the hands of the u…
New Rabies Cases In Brunswick, Vaccinate Your Pets
According to Bangor Daily News and the Brunswick Police Department, there have been 2 people attacked by a rabid fox and 2 dogs attacked by a rabid skunk in Brunswick over the past few days.
La Kermesse, All Weekend Long In Biddeford. Here’s the Schedule
ing Franco, the 35th Annual La Kermesse block party in Biddeford is the biggest celebration of the summer! Amazing food, games, petting zoo, vendors of all sorts, carnival rides, genealogy tents, fireworks and lots of live music on the Main Stage make up the party of the summer.
Netflix Might Make a Movie About Lewiston Boys Soccer Team
According to the Lewiston Sun Journal, a book about the 2015 Lewiston High School boys soccer team has been optioned by Netflix and may become a movie. "One Goal" , written by Amy Bass, is about the 2015 team that was made up of local kids and somali refugees. The team became the most powe…
Spectacular Fireworks Every Thursday Night On the Beach In O.O.B.
According to oldorchardbeachmaine.com, this Thursday kicks off weekly summertime celebrations of fireworks in Old Orchard Beach!
What Are Your Favorite Maine Summertime Businesses?
Maine is filled with seasonal sweet spots. Mine include: the fried dough at Lisa's Pizza in Old Orchard Beach, Garside's Ice Cream after a day at Bay View Beach in Saco, a Red's lobster roll on our way back from visiting family in Newcastle and fried clams from Ken's Place in Pin…
The N.H. S.P.C.A.’s S.O.S. Fund Is Depleted, They Need Our Help
According to WGME, the New Hampshire SPCA has been financially overwhelmed by caring for 36 German Shepherds that are in protective custody at their shelter.
Here’s How to Win the Ultimate Summer Road Trip Prize Pack
Want to win the ultimate summer road trip prize pack? We've got your chance to win.