Christmas in Maine

When we left Maine over a month ago for Texas it was still Fall, now that we or rather (I) have returned it’s instantly Winter.  How did that happen?  Guess I have been gone a month!  Flying in from south Texas with temps well over 78F, I greeted the cold like a long lost friend. […]

Racing a lobsterboat…seriously?

Nothing says “welcome to Maine” better than a day at the races…”Lobstahboat” races that is.  Thanks to our long time Maine friend miss Shafay, the Pear had the chance to experience this good ole boy kind of “downeast” Maine fun! After years of living near the coast, we’ve had many opportunities to race with sailors before. […]

Eat…for Pete’s Sake

No we usually don’t need an excuse to go out to eat, but yesterday we had a really great reason to.  Pete, a local rescue still awaiting his forever home, and countless other fur babies was the cause…and why not?  New town, new food!  Last night was an “Eat for Pete’s Sake” annual fundraising event all across […]

Nothing in life is coincidence

In less than two weeks the Chef and I will be on to our next grand adventure.  A driving expedition of over 2,000 miles to our new home…Maine! Along the way we’re going to live up to our name.  Stopping by NOLA for a little French fix. Visiting my friend with the fabulous last name…the […]

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