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A Coastal Walk

Usually when on vacation a cloudy, rainy day is bad news for hikers. Trails becomes muddy, views obscured. A recent coastal hike reminded me that rainy days can also be a chance to slow down and enjoy a different type of scenery. 131 more words

Active Life

Life in the Slow Lane

I’m  just going to get this out there – I am not ambitious. I used to have a tag line that said “Being Here Now, Aimlessly”. 1,422 more words


Calm before the storm

After a hot and humid day, storms were forecast for tonight. They promised relief from the heat of the day. They also had me watching out for dramatic skies on Appleton Ridge. 59 more words

David Wright

Shopping Local: Spa Tech, Westbrook Maine

Growing up manicures weren’t a part of my life. I was aware of what they were but in my mind they were something you did when you got married or if you were very rich, and I never found myself having any interest in them. 466 more words

Hair, Make-up And Nails

pesto anyone?

It’s time to make pesto

What’s your favorite recipe for pesto?

Happy gardening!

Everyday Life


Oh good. We are going to get a hailstorm ………. a thunderstorm, sky to ground lightening (where the hell else would it come from?) damaging winds and heavy downpours ……….. 73 more words


... on maine interrupted

In addition to being ocean-y here, it is also pine-y.

There is something so deeply ingrained in my psyche about the combination of pine trees and a rocky shore (really it’s more ‘boulder-y’… Rocky would be different. 798 more words

Just Ponderin'