Fall In Maine: Mother Nature’s Apology For Mud Season + Snow
I was going over a little bridge, and looked out the side window and saw the most picturesque little scene.
Take A Trip Back In Time, Just In Time For Fall!
We made candles, got to write with quills, and even saw how people made tools and handled livestock. I learned so much that day, and it made such an impression on my young mind.
Sometimes The Best Gifts Cost Absolutely Nothing
You should have seen the shock on their faces! "Mom just messed up the laundry pile! What's happening?!" It was priceless!
Not Enough Paper Towels!
They all finally go to bed. I finally sit down on the couch, scanning what’s left of a mess on the living room floor. There’s an unfamiliar blob of yellow stuff and fur off in a corner.
Won’t You Be A Neighbor?
That's how we roll, here. We help. It really doesn't take much. And you never know how much of an impact one neighborly act can have on someone.
Beats, Beer + Bunyan: Breaking Down the Top 5 Reasons Bangor Is the BOMB!
I’ve been lucky enough to live in Bangor for a majority of my time on this planet. I’ve also spent a few years “away.” But nothing compares to that feeling of coming home.
Making Life Better, One Hack At A Time
Thanks to something I read in a magazine a few years back, I am proud to say that my barn-door is rarely open! And all you need is a key ring looped through your zipper and you, too, can live with such confidence!
A Squad Of One: Messalonskee’s Lone Cheerleader Pumps Up Crowd
I love, love, love when people don't let the worry about what others might think about them prevent them from doing what brings them joy!
From Bangor To The Big Time: Bapst Grad’s Band Plays Conan O’Brien
Check out Superorganism, fronted by John Bapst grad Orono Noguchi, and their Conan performance, and the official video for their super catchy single "Everybody Wants To Be Famous."
Fold and Sip: Laundry Libations!
As a single mom of 4, laundry is a never-ending part of my life, as I am sure many of you can relate! The kids get up in the morning, and that booger-smeared shirt or spaghetti-stained pair of pants has somehow come to be clean and good-smelling once again...