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It’s Back: Maine Fall Foliage Reports
Fall is here and the trees are getting colorful.  If you want to catch a peek of the peak, the Maine Fall Foliage Reports are back and ready to help you get your leaf peeping on. The color is here and leaves are still on most of the trees, so it looks great. Find the best colors for your weeken…
Fall TV Line Up: September 23-29 is the Big Week
I love TV. I admit it.
With back to school upon us, now comes my favorite time of the year.  The new television season! Things get rolling this this week. Thanks to Hulu and Netflix, I have done an amazing job of watching older shows I have wanted to see, I am looking forward to some new enterta…
Put a Fork in Summer…It’s Over
Well, the nights have been pretty chilly since early/mid August and now, although I love the crisp weather, I don't like what it ushers in. I don't like putting away and winterizing the boat and camper. I used the boat four times and didn't spend a single night in the camper. Soon, they'll both c…
Autumnal Leaves: A Sign of Things to Come
Monday morning Mac Dickson was saying it felt like fall. Well, I got home from work  to find these (and a few others of their kind) on my front lawn in Augusta. (just ignore the crab grass. That is another issue for another day.)
It’s Time for the Fall Foliage Reports
The days are lovely, the nights are getting crisp. It is getting closer and closer to officially being fall. Fall is a beautiful season in Maine. I’m just not that wild about winter. But fall is darn nice. Reports are, with the weather we have had this year, the colors should be grea…
Here Come the Leaf-Peepers
The unofficial close to the summer season is behind us.  However, for Vacationland things are NOT over.  Fall in Maine is BIG business.  People coming to Maine for the leaf-peeping and Columbus Day. They've become the biggest moneymakers for motels and restaurants!  People, literally, come to Maine …
Back to School Ramblings
2 days before the 1st day of school. August 29th. Whatever happened to starting school after Labor Day?  When we were young, we got that one last long weekend.  My oldest son's birthday happens to be 8/29 as well. What a birthday gift.