HAPPY NEW YEAR! May it be filled with good food, great friends, and awesome adventures! As 2016 comes to a close, I want to take a minute and thank all of you for supporting our website. We appreciate every single visit, like, share, comment, and click. We had a fantastic year full of fun trips, and […]

What I Ate (and Drank) in Maine When I think of Maine food, I think of lobster and blueberries. And, that pretty much sums up what we ate. Fresh lobster, lobster rolls (lots of them), lobster bisque… Fresh blueberries, wild blueberries, blueberry soda, blueberry pie. So, if you are planning a trip to Maine, hopefully […]

Hiking in Acadia National Park We spent yesterday walking along the Ocean Path, so today we thought we’d change things up a bit and do some real hiking. Hiking in Acadia is popular though, so don’t expect that you’ll be able to escape the crowds. We checked out 2 different trails. One for families (Bubble Rock). And […]

Today was a LONG day in Acadia. We didn’t accomplish much the previous day because everything was taking longer than planned. In particular, we never made it to the Ocean Path, the main Acadia National Park attraction. So, today was cram day. And that meant starting the day at 3:30am! Cadillac Mountain The sun rise in Bar Harbor […]

Acadia National Park Day 1 I always get super excited about going to a national park, so I woke up ready to get on the road! The drive from Bangor to Bar Harbor is only 50 miles, but it might take you longer than you’d expect. Not because it is slow driving, but because you […]

  Camping From a Suitcase: Packing List We knew we wanted to go camping in Acadia National Park, but we had a problem. We were flying. And, we don’t own those tiny, expensive tents and sleeping bags that backpackers have. After toying around with the idea for a while, we finally decided that it can […]