Monthly Archives: October 2014

Pumpkin Carving Adventures

It’s my favorite season of year and as usual there’s a shortage of time to enjoy it. Every October I continue to insist on carving pumpkins. Even though it turns into a stressful orange cloud hanging over my head, I still somehow … Continue reading

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Fall Moment

There’s a fleeting moment in fall when the trees are dappled with candy colors. A moment when brightly painted leaves swirl through the air on a chill autumn breeze leaving the ground strewn with gems – rubies, garnets, and opals … Continue reading

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Jodi Picoult’s “Leaving Time” Book Launch – and My Confession

Last night I was fortunate enough to attend a reading and book signing by author Jodi Picoult, who isn’t just an incredible writer, but also an amazing speaker with an admirable social conscious. As I sat in the audience listening … Continue reading

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Acadia National Park, Maine

Acadia National Park is a great place to spend the day adventuring. Located on Mount Desert Island in Maine, it’s home to an amazing array of habitats. In one short stretch you can explore mountains, the beach, ponds, lakes and woods. … Continue reading

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Sunrise on Mount Cadillac

Most people don’t rank waking up before dawn very high on their vacation to-do list, but if you visit Bar Harbor in Maine, watching the sunrise from the top of Cadillac Mountain is the thing to do. Located in Acadia … Continue reading

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Sunset at the Bass Harbor Lighthouse

On the quiet side of Mount Desert Island, in the midst of a picturesque little fishing town, you’ll find the Bass Harbor Lighthouse. Nestled atop a craggy cliff, overlooking the Atlantic ocean, waves crashing against the rocks of the Maine … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing on the Kennebec River

In Greenville, Maine, population roughly 1700, there isn’t much to do besides hiking, hunting and fishing. The economy centers on the tourists drawn to Moosehead Lake and the logging industry. There are no movie theatres, outlet malls or theme parks … Continue reading

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