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Our Time By the Ocean

Little Man and I spent a few weeks on the Maine coast, overlooking the Atlantic. It was so good to be back there, to my former home, where I started my life of working on the ocean back in the late 80’s. 700 more words

A Day on Peaks

Peaks Island is one of the closest and most popular islands off the coast of Maine in Casco Bay – the area of water including Portland harbor, Maine’s busiest port and most populated city. 620 more words


Work in Progress: Buoys

On the coast of Maine, lobster buoys freckle the harbors and are often seen hanging on the sides of buildings, sheds, boat houses, and even near mailboxes further inland.  226 more words


Belfast--Maine not Ireland

Belfast is a little gem of a town.  It is about a thirty-minute drive along the coast from Camden.  But, where Camden is a serene, elegant dowager, Belfast is a quirky old uncle with strange tattoos.  250 more words

Road Trip

Color Inspiration Thursday {14}

Color is everywhere. Sometimes, the coordination of complementary colors is what attracts your interest; sometimes the play of very different or unexpected colors stands out; and sometimes the complete saturation of one color is striking enough to draw your eye. 226 more words


Camden (Maine) Garden Tour 2014: Part 4

Nursery News:  Carolyn’s Shade Gardens is closed for the summer and will reopen at the beginning of September.  If you would like to receive emails notifying you of events and sales, please sign up for our customer email list by sending your full name and phone number to carolynsshadegardens@verizon.net.  624 more words

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