The Waterhouse Center in Kennebunk, Maine

                          The Waterhouse Center started as an unwanted space and has been transformed into a family activity center.   Kennebunk Maine was redeveloping their downtown life and had the opportunity to buy the land the Waterhouse center now sits on. This used to […]

Interesting Facts about Kennebunkport’s History

In York County, Maine sits the town of Kennebunkport, which was first incorporated as Cape Porpoise in the year 1663. It has, through the years, been a fishing village and shipbuilding center, and is also a very popular tourist destination during the summer months.   The village lost its European population in 1689 because of […]

The Importance and Value of Taking “Me Time”

It has been said that you can’t give what you don’t have, and these days nothing is truer. You can’t raise a family with compassion and energy, when you haven’t given those things to yourself. This is not an act of selfishness. It is an act of replenishment. When you are on empty with yourself, […]

Ways to Dress for the Cold Weather

Yes, we are in the throes of winter and the cold weather will be here for a while. Knowing how to dress for cold weather is an art, but one easy to master once you know how your body protects its heat.   The first thing to know is that dressing in layers really is […]

Tips For Holiday Travel

Traveling during the holidays is both exciting and stressful. Being with family and close friends we haven’t seen in a while is the best part of the holiday season. But the hustle and bustle of the travel experience during this busy time can make some of us want to stay at home.   How do […]

Christmas Tree Fit For a Lobster

  Its time to put up the Christmas tree in your home, or even see the Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in your area.   There is one tree you will want to set eyes on and can only find it on the coast. There is more than one in the area but you won’t find […]

Seashore Trolley Museum: History Brought to Life

If you are going to take a trip to Kennebunkport, Maine, a visit to the Seashore Trolley Museum is a must. Whether you are traveling with children or not, there is something at the museum to peak each person’s interest and imagination. It is like going back in time, visiting other cities, and gaining a […]

Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude: A Pre-Holiday Celebration

There may be twelve days in Christmas, but there are also twelve days in Kennebunkport’s celebration Christmas Prelude. For twelve days there are crafting workshops, live entertainment, visits and breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus, great food, tree lightings, Christmas films, and loads of other fun things to do.   Beginning on December 2nd with […]

Taking a Plane Trip? How to Pack Your Liquids

Traveling commercially nowadays isn’t the same as it was 25 years ago. With wars raging and terrorist groups springing up all the time, security at airports and train and bus stations is tighter than ever. The TSA has certain regulations that travelers must adhere to, especially when it come to carrying gels and liquids on […]

The Wedding Cake House

  The Wedding Cake House, also known as the George W. Bourne House, is located in 104 Summer Street in Kennebunk, Maine. The house is also referred to as the “most photographed house in the state.”   History of the Wedding Cake House   The home was built by Bourne in 1825, and later had […]