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February

2014

Culture Days: A New England Apple Orchard

Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. Weeks ago (ok, months ago) I made a promise here to start doing culture based posted (through the eyes of our family as we travel). This is pretty much what I already do on a simplified scale, minus my Flashback Friday and A Mother’s Legacy (which I intend to keep). but I wanted […]

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December

2013

Christmas: Our Holiday Card

Avalar Adventures, France, Growing up Maine

Hello – Hello – Hello, I’m back. I bet you are thinking I have been drinking too much egg nog and rocking around the Christmas tree. Well, truth be told, I did do a bit of that (ok, a lot) last week. Unfortunately, late Saturday night brought me more OH! OH! OHHH! than HO! HO! […]

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December

2013

A Mother’s Legacy: What I am thankful for from my childhood

A Mothers Legacy, Growing up Maine

_______________________________________ To Avalon, Largo and Will, with love: #13 True appreciation for your childhood may not surface until you are an adult. _______________________________________ Hello friends. Ok, so I thought I would post this before Thanksgiving, but the days got crazy. Now most of you have probably moved on to Hanukkah, Christmas or Kwanzaa plans or […]

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November

2013

Maine: Entrepreneurialism at the Apple Stand

EDUCATION, Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. The apples are fun, they are yummy and they are also educational. We moved to Boston just weeks before Largo’s birth (Avalon was 3) and it was the middle of apple season. These kiddos have spent a lot of time accompanying Will or I to the stand. With that has come quite an […]

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Image Maine: Buy Local. I love me some apples! pin it - Worldtowning

November

2013

Maine: Buy Local. I love me some apples!

Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. First, and most importantly, thank you Veterans and current members of the armed forces. You are very special people who take on a big responsibility and we are grateful for you. It has been a while since I have written an apple post. Did you miss the apples? For those of you who […]

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November

2013

Flashback Friday: Apple Cider Doughnuts (kind of)

ART, Fall, Growing up Maine

Hello friends. Have you ever made donuts? I do not own a donut pan and the thought of deep frying them just seems a bit too involved. Remember I have certain requirements for my Flashback Friday series and one is that it needs to be easy to accomplish. For some reason deep frying dough does […]

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October

2013

Maine: Random Observations and a Special Thank You

Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. I think it is time for some apple talk and random observations from the apple stand. Who keeps their money more organized, men or women? Men, I bet most of you guessed women. Men have one place they put it, in their pocket. Women keep it in their pocket, purse, wallet, car and […]

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October

2013

Maine: Milk Weed

Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. Have you ever been driving down the street and found an amazing field? My pictures do not do this fluffy place justice. It’s just a weed, that’s it, but boy can it be a magical place for a child. I’m keeping it short today. I have so much to say, but I must […]

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September

2013

Flashback Friday: Apple Butter

ART, Fall, Growing up Maine, United States

Hello friends. Happy weekend. My intention was to get this one posted yesterday, but the day got away from me. Sorry about that. Don’t be fooled by the picture, these apples eventually boiled down to a refined applesauce consistency. I love to get this brewing in the early evening so we all wake up to […]

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September

2013

Maine: Apples…why do I love thee

Growing up Maine

Hello friends. How was your weekend? Are you in full fall mode? Apple season is here and I am back selling apples at the apple stand in Maine. What a weekend. If you come to visit me at the stand I DO NOT want to hear what happens to your bowels when you eat too […]



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