Thankful in Maine

It’s exactly eleven hours from our parking spot in DC to the Maine state line. ¬†Because of the somewhat close proximity to our home away from home (we’re from Texas after all and driving eleven hours is nothing ūüėČ ) we found ourselves loading up the Jeep and heading north…to spend Thanksgiving with our Joyful […]

A Treasured Island

Join us on the Island….a¬†treasured¬†island. ¬† It’s not everyday one is invited to spend a day and night on a private island. ¬†When the Chef and I were presented with the opportunity (over a year ago we were asked, but just now had the time), we couldn’t possibly say no! ¬†Especially since we’ll be leaving […]

Traveling Pear goes country

We’re on a farm people! ¬†A real farm-cation or farm stay. ¬†Did you know such a thing was possible? ¬†Check out this blog and you’ll see it’s becoming a trend. ¬†Or go to¬†Farm Stays US–they have an interactive map that details where farms are located across the U.S., how to make reservations, what to expect […]

Braving Nemo to find the Knight & Mermaid

Epic blizzard Nemo couldn’t keep us in. We braved the howling winds,¬†gargantuan snowdrifts, cracking trees and beastly snow plows to find the Mermaid held captive by the Knight of Rockland. No sign of them yet. ¬† Will she be set free? ¬†Let’s hope so…she’s gonna freeze to death all naked and such. Would you have […]

snow silliness

snow a¬†:¬†precipitation in the form of small white ice crystals formed directly from the water vapor of the air at a temperature of less than 32¬įF (0¬įC) ¬† —Webster ¬†Dictionary. b:¬†something that is radical, cool, or otherwise awesome. something that is snow is generally the shit, being top score, bitchin, etc. the word is derived […]

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