Maine

Top 5 Foodie Eats in Portland, Maine

If you’ve never been to Portland, Maine, I urge you to book a trip to this coastal city as soon as possible, especially if you love food. Portland is packed to the brim with restaurants, bakeries, and coffee shops that are a foodie’s dream come true. Read more below and discover my top 5 foodie […]

March 8th, 2017|Food, Maine, Restaurants and Dining|

Lassoing the Sun: An Ode to National Parks and People

By the end of the first two pages of Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America’s National Parks, by Mark Woods, I was hooked. This is not just a memoir of Woods’s year traveling through national parks, one park per month, so he could write about the experience, it’s a memoir that hits upon the universal need for […]

June 24th, 2016|Arizona, Florida, Maine, What a Trip|

Summer in Ogunquit, Maine

Epic Vacation, Part I

I decided to forgo camp this summer and instead plucked my kids from the San Francisco fog for summer as it is meant to be — hot, sticky, and humid. East Coast style.

My family was planning to get together for a week on Cape Cod in late July, but I thought it […]

August 7th, 2013|Maine|