Travel

People of Maine: Abigail Carroll of Nonesuch Oysters

Before becoming an oyster farmer, Abigail Carroll from Nonesuch Oysters worked in finance and in industries ranging from telecoms to fashion. She has lived, worked, and studied all over the world from Europe to Latin America. She even spent over 12 years in France. Abigail currently serves on the board of Friends of Scarborough Marsh, Biddeford Shellfish Conservation...

Keep Sevier Beautiful: Living Green in Tennessee

Keep Sevier Beautiful One of the most progressive composting facilities in the world can be found in Tennessee. The largest mixed co-composting facility in the nation is the Sevier Solid Waste Composting Facility. It serves the City of Gatlinburg, Sevierville and Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Over the summer, during a trip...

Backcountry Experiences with Maine Huts and Trails

*Disclosure: I was a guest of Maine Huts and Trails however all opinions are my own* I recently slept in a sleeping bag for the first time in my life. Not just in a sleeping bag but in a hut with bunk rooms in the middle of Maine. After learning about Maine Huts and Trails a year ago, I couldn’t wait to check out this organization. A non profit whose mission is...