The Beauty of Coastal Maine

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Spring is finally in the air in Maine!  After what seemed like a never ending winter, most of the snow has melted and the crocuses have bloomed.  Last week we had some family visiting for my birthday and decided to take a drive to Mt. Desert Island.  Although the park loop road in Acadia National…

Out & About – Asticou Azalea Garden

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Asticou Azalea Garden is located in Northeast Harbor, ME on Mt. Desert Island.  It was built in 1956 by a lifelong resident named Charles Savage. The inspiration came out of a desire to preserve plants that were being dismantle from a garden at nearby Reef Point Estate.  Mr. Savage received financial support from John D. Rockefeller…

Maine Windjammer Parade is This Weekend!

One of our favorite events of the summer is the Maine Windjammer Parade that will take place this Friday, July 12, 2013.  The Rockland Breakwater is THE place to be in Rockland from 12 to 4 to watch these tall wooden ships parade around Rockland harbor in all their glory.  In the eight years we’ve…