Freeport Is More Than Shopping

If you have heard of Freeport, Maine, the first thing that may come to mind is shopping. I’m going to take you on a day trip and show you that the quaint town should be visited for more than hitting the discount outlet stores. Let’s start our little adventure at the harbor in South Freeport […]

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Let’s Go Out To Dinner…Bonta Restaurant

When my husband says “let’s go out to dinner”, my thoughts turn to somewhere romantic and special. I enjoy having dinner where the tables are set with fresh flowers and candles. It doesn’t have to be gourmet but I want the food to be at least as good as what I prepare at home. Hopefully […]

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The Old World Charm of Bressanone, Italy

Traveling through the northeast part of the Trentino/Alto Adige, you will discover the old world charm of Bressanone/Brixen, Italy. The quaint little town is just 25 miles northeast of Bolzano and definitely worth a visit. It is in a beautiful valley that is surrounded by orchards and vineyards that creep up the slopes of the […]

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Have Suitcase, Will Travel

I think you could say that “have suitcase, will travel” is a saying that I could live by. My husband says that he thinks that I could live out of a suitcase for a year and never complain. You know what…I think he is right. I enjoy reading about different destinations. I like trying to […]

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Lunch in Portland, The Corner Room Kitchen & Bar is “Delicioso”

The Corner Room sign…a lovely piece of art The Corner Room in Portland,Maine has delicious and inventive Italian food. As Italians would say, the food is delicioso. It seems that my husband and I keep making return trips either by ourselves or with out-of-town guests. We are usually lucky enough to find a parking place […]

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Another great lunch in Portland

Portland, Maine is considered one of America’s Foodiest Small Towns, so it is not surprising that my husband and I enjoy traveling to Portland (less than an hour from the lake) for lunch. Yesterday we had burgers on the grill and were thinking of something a little more upscale. We have wanted to try Vignola, […]

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Lunch in Portland

Spring has had some cool, windy days. On one such day, we decided to take a thirty minute ride down to Portland for lunch. When my husband Mickey asked where we should eat,  I suggested we go to David’s on Monument Square in the heart of downtown. There is a public parking garage behind the […]

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