Lifestyle

Process Over Product

I recently finished a quilting project that did not turn out very good at all! It does not lay flat and stitches aren’t consistent just to name a few flaws…That…

Music

Socially Distant Gig

The Star City Syndicate had a huge summer planned in 2020. We had about 12 gigs lined up all over Northern Maine – some of which were booked back in…

Music

The Song of Purple Summer

A lot of musicians are doing things electronically during the pandemic. I think we’d rather make music together but we are grateful to have an option that lets us be…

Adventures Food

Safe Travels

A couple weeks ago we decided to travel a bit further than we had in MONTHS. Throughout a typical year we generally travel to the Bangor, Maine area about once…

Food Lifestyle

“Portland Trip”

So we, like every one, are staying close to home as much as possible. However, we, like every one, do like an adventure now and then. Since we didn’t feel…

Adventures Food

The Ideal Breakfast

What is your ideal breakfast? Pancakes piled high? English breakfast with beans, sausage and the whole works? Sweets like donuts or croissants? Now let me ask you this; where do…

Lifestyle

It’s Time to Formally Meet Nooch

While looking at old blog posts we came to realize that though we introduced our cat Nooch, have posted many pictures, and relayed her many antics to you, our readers,…

Food Lifestyle

Vegan in “Quarantine”

“What will you guys do for food?”. This was the question one of my coworkers asked about four days after the students were asked to work from home and some…

Lifestyle

Why do you live THERE?

So this question actually comes up more often than you’d think? There is a bit of a stigma in Maine about Aroostook County (or “The County”). People seem to think…

Adventures Lifestyle

Sew…What’s New?

One would think I have accomplished a great many things at my sewing machine with all of this extra time on my hands. Truthfully, I haven’t. I will be honest…

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