Swimming and Biking and Hiking! Oh My!

Working out has brought me peace, a sense of accomplishment and a strong body.  When I decided to replace my passion for baking with a more constructive hobby, I was still fighting the sadness brought on by family tragedy and the stress associated with a cross country move and the realities of winter in Maine. …

Hiking Adventure ~ Mount Major

I have been known to bitch and moan about being back in southern Maine.  I became a bit of a city girl, accustomed to one stop shopping at Super Target, a Starbucks on every corner, and Chipotle within walking distance.  Well, that is no longer my reality.  I live in a small town on the…

Finally…..

Maine winters are a bitch, especially if you have spent the last half-dozen years in Florida.  When I first arrived in Maine in June, I parked my car in the driveway and biked all over town, all summer.  I rode to the grocery store, to the park, to get coffee, and on the roads and…