Tag - Maine

A Weekend Getaway to Portland, Maine

For as long as I can remember Maine has been at the top of my U.S. travel bucket list. There’s something about the way this area of the U.S. is portrayed in books and on television. In my mind, it’s as if this area is like living in a fairytale. A bit extreme, I know, but something I have never been able to get past when thinking of Maine. When I got the...

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...

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...