Put these Maine-made products on your holiday giving and getting list

Put these Maine-made products on your holiday giving and getting list

Beat the bugs with Dog Not Gone‘s Maine-made No Fly Zone accessories and clothing for people, dogs, and horses. Designer Julie Swain uses permethin-treated fabrics that repel ticks and biting insects including mosquitoes, chiggers, ants, flies, and midges. I’ve tested the vest, and can highly recommend it as a gift for yourself or others (with […]

All agog about Maine's Gardens Aglow

All agog about Maine’s Gardens Aglow

Wow, just wow! Don’t miss Gardens Aglow, the annual holiday light extravaganza at the Maine Coastal Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. I went last night, and I’m already plotting my return. Yes, it’s that spectacular. Great for all ages, and the gardens are accessible to strollers and wheelchairs. Maine’s biggest and brightest light show uses more […]

Maine-related books for reading and giving

Maine-related books for reading and giving

Looking for Maine-related books for your wish list and holiday giving? In addition to my Moon Maine, Moon Coastal Maine, and Moon Acadia National Park books, check out these titles that have crossed my desk. As always, I love it when you support your local, independent book store, but if you prefer to shop online, […]

Three great online auctions offering Maine travel and more

Whether you’re looking for a steal or to steal away, these three online auctions benefiting nonprofits have the goods, but you need to act soon. Opportunities aren’t limited to Maine; you’ll find options spanning the globe. Even better, some items, especially those in the SATW auction, are currently going for a fraction of their value. […]