Month: June 2012

Strawberry Season is Here

Strawberries have arrived!  For the past week, we have been enjoying lots of fresh strawberries at breakfast; strawberry and yogurt parfaits; buttermilk waffles heaped with fresh strawberries and cream; strawberry muffins; and plain ol’ bowls of fresh berries!  Nothing quite says summer like berries picked fresh out of the fields, warmed by the summer sun…. Read more »

Summer Solstice

Summer solstice is upon us, as is summer in Maine.  Today was a great example of things to come; the air was blowing an on-shore breeze, making it delightful to breathe in the salt air.  The sun was shining and one could just imagine the lobster rolls, fried clams…and beaches, all waiting to be enjoyed… Read more »

Top 10 Things To Do on a Rainy Day in Maine

Needless to say, we have had our fair share of rain the past month.  It is a beautiful day today however, and due to be a beautiful weekend.  Nonetheless, it is always good to have a plan for that next rainy day in Maine.  Here are the things we, and our guests, recommend to fully enjoy… Read more »

Some of the Best Antiquing in Maine

Guests are often interested in visiting antique stores when they visit us in Maine.  As those who like to shop antiques know, antiquing can be hit or miss.  Some of the best antiquing however, lies relatively close to Freeport.  A favortie place I like to visit is Great Stuff! Consignments ( right here in Freeport on… Read more »