Midsummer in the Garden 2014


Come along with me on a brief tour of the garden, late in July. We’ll start on the deck, our new favorite place–with rainbow colored chairs, nasturtiums in window boxes and a hopeful Kniola’s morning glory climbing the new arch, this is a multi-use space.Then we’ll roam down to the vegetable garden–lots to see, lots [...]

The Great Undertaking


144 apples, 48 crusts, numerous cups of flour and endless hours of rolling, slicing, peeling, and crimping and the result: 24 homemade apple pies. (and a nice big pie for Papa and a crisp for the non-gluten eaters) It wasn’t an easy task signing up to make 24 apple pies for the annual Walter Hunt [...]

MDI Marathon 2013 Edition

Seal Harbor 1

The MDI Marathon was a success this year for one runner and support team. Being able to run a Boston qualifying time on this hilly course was especially gratifying. Now you can painlessly enjoy some of the marathon with me in this photo-essay. The race started near the green in Bar Harbor. Dark with rain [...]