Maine Maple Sunday

Once again, the sweetest time of year is upon Maine!  Maine Maple Sunday is back on March 27th and 28th, 2021.   Each of the almost 100 participating sugarhouses offer different events and activities including tours of the sap lines and demonstrations of sap boiling; tastes of culinary delights of all things maple, from pancakes to …
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Liberty Craft Brewing Offers a Brew with a View

It’s a crisp Autumn evening and you’re enjoying a brew with a view. You gaze out over the Maine forest to the strands of pink and orange light beyond. The royal blue peaks and valleys of the distant mountain range sharpen on the horizon as the setting sun dulls the light. In your hand is …
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Driving Tour – Belfast (part 2)

We continue our day trip to Belfast with a stop at one of our favorite “casual” restaurants. Darby’s has been a bar or restaurant in Belfast since it was built in 1865. The current owners and operators, Gail & Jerry Savitz, remodeled the restaurant in 1985 and have been expanding and improving the restaurant since …
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Driving Tour – Belfast (part 1)

Mary Jo and I spent the afternoon and early evening exploring Belfast, Maine, a short 18 mile trip north of Camden on Route 1. Belfast is a small seaside village (population of around 7,000) and it has some very interesting stores, restaurants and scenery. A few years ago Belfast ran a “bearfest” in the village, …
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