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The Maine Wilderness Sunset
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Maine is often referred to as only having 3 seasons: winter, mud season and road construction. I don’t completely agree with this reference; however, Maine’s summer season is often shorter than most would like! Tonight I was enjoying the beautiful Maine outdoors and I came across a familiar smell of summer: freshly cut grass. It’s […]

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Maine-Sayings-Chuck-Norris-Edition
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For some odd reason, I have always greatly enjoyed Chuck Norris jokes. So this weekend I came across a Facebook post of a close friend of mine, Justin Carver and his son Uriah, who came up with the list of the 10 Ultimate Chuck Norris Facts (Maine Edition).  Maine has so many unique and funny […]

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The Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, which takes place in the months of September and February, is the perfect opportunity for Maine residents to learn more about the state’s parks and natural areas. This bi-annual weekend event takes place all over the state of Maine. Geared for the first timer, these outdoor events are put together […]

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Ayuh! We have ourselves a wicked good canvas print giveaway! ($43 Value) Up for grabs is this 8×12 photo canvas print!  Canvas prints are printed directly onto canvas and stretched over a 3/4″ wooden frame. Canvas wraps are finished with semi-matte UV- and scratch-resistant coating. Can be hung directly, unframed, onto wall as a painting would hang […]

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Lobster, lobster, lobster! One of those iconic meals of which Mainers and visitors alike can never get enough! My “Maine Recipes” theme continues today with a quick, easy recipe that is great for parties or gatherings. Maine Lobster Party Dip Ingredients: 1 7-oz can of lobster meat, drained and flaked 1 tablespoon minced onion 1 […]

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It’s recipe time on Best Maine Vacation! When it comes to cooking, Maine is widely known for its unique and delicious down-home cuisine. And since lobster is probably the food most synonymous with our great State, that is where I’m going to start. Funny story…my great-grandmother, who was born in 1907 and grew up in […]

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Maine Sunset outside that you should be sitting under...
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Aug-2014

Maine Day is the third Saturday in August, and is dedicated to only two things – celebrating how great our State is, and by consuming local Maine food…

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I find myself wondering sometimes if I am living life to its fullest…do you find yourself asking this? This past weekend we went to Sebago Beach State Park for a family reunion, which was awesome by the way. I found myself looking around at the beautiful scenery and also doing a little people watching…it is […]

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It’s finally summer, and with summer’s arrival comes the time to celebrate our great nation’s birthday, which means—drumroll, please—fireworks! Probably the most looked-forward-to part of any Fourth of July celebration, Maine’s splendid fireworks displays will bring heart-pounding joy and excitement to young and old, residents and visitors alike. Here are a few of the best […]

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The Maine thing (yes, the saying is a play on words) is all about how our State is real, authentic, timeless and natural. Do you see a trend? Its supposed to be obvious! 🙂 Maine is about natural unspoiled beauty and experiencing it to the fullest. I receive several calls a day from salespeople trying […]

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Spring is returning to Maine! Today is Maple Sugar Sunday and it is also appropriate that mud season is upon us : ) and that is just the beginning of what is promising to be a beautiful year. This year our goal is to experience and write about as many of the state parks as […]

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The Why We Maine
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The connection to the outdoors. Openness of nature’s embrace, a oneness of our soul and the outdoors. Life in Maine is expansive, and nature and wildlife abound. The trick is finding the opportunity to witness and interact. Our goal is to revel in the seeking of the genuine, the hidden and the beautiful in the […]

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Chances are if you have visited any part of Maine, you have heard some sayings that us Maine-ahs say that are really hard to understand. After all, Maine-ah should be its own language! Below you will find explanations for some of the funny/ridiculous things we say. Ayuh A hearty affirmative; Yes. Ankle biteah A young […]

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Traveling on the Maine coast can have some congested roadways, since Maine receives over 16 million visitors a year. The abundance of visitors in highly traveled areas may temporarily slow down travel. Some of the worst traffic spots– especially during holidays– are at the entrance to the Maine Turnpike and the exits in northern New Hampshire. Purchasing  EZ-Pass (www.ezpassmaineturnpike.com) can  […]

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