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The True Joys of a Maine Winter

Last month my esteemed colleague Barbara Ross wrote a “what were we thinking?” post about moving her primary home this winter from Somerville, Massachusetts to Portland. It started out like this: Move to Maine they said. It’s not as cold … Continue reading

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A Day in Old Orchard Beach

Jessie: Looking longingly at the beach-goers trundling past my porch As a part of our series on places in Maine I was thrilled to put up my hand for Old Orchard Beach. I started spending summers here six years ago … Continue reading

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In Mexico, With Murder on My Mind

by Vicki Doudera The decision was an extremely tough one for me, my husband, and our daughter, Lexi. Spend February vacation in Mexico, Maine (gateway to the Western mountains) or Mexico, Mexico? After some soul searching, we fell back on our … Continue reading

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Visiting Grandma in Maine – When Grandma is an Author

Lea Wait I’m Lea Wait, and, like most of us, I wear several hats. On this blog, I’m a mystery author. To others, I’m a children’s author. To my family I’m a wife, mother of four, and grandma to eight. So far as most of my family is concerned, I’m … Continue reading

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