stepping back

we were in between nor’easters.  feeling restless, we packed our toothbrushes, hopped in the car and drove to Maine.  with no particular destination in mind, we ended up in Portland for the night.  we walked all over the city, people watching, testing out some local culinary goodness, just enjoying being by the sea.  there is a sense of randomness and freedom in taking little…

“a world onto itself”

Wells and Kennebunkport, Maine “There’s a quality of life in Maine which is this singular and unique, I think.  It’s absolutely a world onto itself.” Jamie Wyeth

fogged in

on the weekend before Memorial Day, my husband and I took a few days off down Maine every year we stay at the Nonantum Inn in Kennebunkport it’s a tradition that we’ve carried on for years now and it’s so wonderful that they know us and always leave us a nice “welcome back” note in our room this year was a bit different as…