Food Favorites: The Maine Lobster Roll
Ahhh... The Maine Lobster Roll. Consisting of a well toasted buttery hot dog bun and an overwhelming amount of lobster. Weather you are a traditionalist and prefer it mixed with mayo, or are more partial to that warm butter drizzled on top, Maine is where you want to get a Lobster Roll. After making my way up the coast I have concluded that there are two places in Maine that are a must and offer an irresistible, mouth watering, and all around delicious Maine Lobster Roll. Red
Are You More Likely to Choose a Destination Near the Ocean?
Since Spring has officially sprung, Penny and I have been spending more and more time at the beach. Now is a perfect time to go to soak up some vitamin D before they become overcrowded. At three-years-old she is very familiar with the beach, and has started to ask to go the second she wakes up. Part of this obsession stems from living on the coast of Maine. Something I think we both love. She spends time playing in the sand, running around, and swimming. Today, even through t
How Do You Choose A Destination?
With 2017 underway, I couldn't help but get all excited about the places I wanted to visit year. I am an extreme planner, but this year I tried to take it back a little and not plan so far ahead. I waited until I rang in the new year to start planning. It was hard holding off, but it was even harder choosing where to go. Working a regular 9-5 job does have its limitations, obviously, but I earn a decent amount of vacation time. It allows me to take close to 4-5 weeks off a y
The Polar Express Adventure in Portland, Maine
Portland, Maine offers one of the best Christmas events in the country, a ride on The Polar Express! Each year Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Co & Museum bring to life The Polar Express. Families wearing their pajamas meet at the Ocean Gateway Visitor's Center and wait to be picked up by the trains conductor. Once the train arrives, you board your car and find your name on your seat. The train and cars are restored and look traditional. Once your journey starts, you will make a
Where Are You Traveling To in 2017?
As 2017 approaches, I reflect back on 2016 and fondly remember where I went and what I experienced. I look back and think..."Did I go everywhere I wanted to?" The answer is usually. No. I am extremely ambitious and want to go just about everywhere, so I guess you could stay I always think I could have squeezed in one more trip. This past year I visited San Fransisco, San Diego, Washington D.C.,and Germany. Working full-time doesn't allow me to travel consistently throughout t
Long Weekend Ideas: Why Maine is Always a Good Idea
Long weekends are one of my favorite things to do during the summer. There is something extremely refreshing about venturing out for just the weekend - long enough to explore, but short enough to keep you wanting more. Maine is a great place to explore. It offers a picturesque coastline, accessibility to outdoor adventures, cozy B&B's, a rich history, and a relaxed vibe.The following are some of the best small towns and cities for a long weekend in Maine. Bar Harbor Bar Harb