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PICNIC Portland 2014 with Arthur Halvorsen Ceramics!

Arthur Halvorsen and I will be sharing a space during this exciting event! Artists participating had to apply and be accepted to participate in this festival.   58 more words


Shake - Sand Sifting Beach Bag

How do you reinvent the beach bag? You make it sand proof. The Shake Sand Sifting Beach Bag has a mesh bottom and flap designed to snap on and off as sand builds up. 75 more words

Another Round of Make Believe Reality Show

I confess. I so enjoyed writing the make believe “House Hunters” post (see “Make Believe Reality Show” posted on July 18, 2014), that I want to write another one! 764 more words


You Should Have Been Here Yesterday - Part 1

You Should Have Been Here Yesterday – Part 1

If oral historians had a bumper sticker it would read:

“You should have been here yesterday.” 1,891 more words

Public Art

South Portland Maine set to ban shipping tar sand oil from its port

Blue, brown … what’s in a color?

In South Portland, where hundreds have packed a city meeting for a vote to block tar sands oil from local pipeline.

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US Politics

What's in Portland....Maine That Is

When I’m in Maine I don’t venture too far from Rockport because there’s plenty to keep me entertained on the midcoast.  Every now and then, however, I need a need a city fix in order to go to Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s or places to shop other than WalMart or TJ Maxx.   262 more words


Shipyard Old Port 5K, 13 July 2014

What: 5K

Where: Portland, Maine (course map)

Who: Just me, with moral support from Drew and Colin

Benefited: Habitat for Humanity and the… 1,880 more words