Fun for the Family at June’s Kennebunkport Festival

Every June for the last decade has marked the annual Kennebunkport Festival, featuring the best of the region’s food, wine and art. This year is no different, with the five days of festivities scheduled to kick off June 8 and run through June 13.   For foodies, there’s more than 50 chefs representing dozens of […]

Spend Memorial Day Weekend in Kennebunkport

Every spring, we honor our servicemen and women across the country with Memorial Day services.  Often doubling as the unofficial start to the summer season, the Memorial Day holiday in Kennebunkport offers residents and guests plenty of opportunities to pay their respects and enjoy the holiday.   Both Kennebunkport and the town of Kennebunk hold […]

Cooking Up Something New In Kennebunkport, ME

  Being on vacation is all about having fun, spending time with family and eating great food. There is no better way to accomplish all of these things than to take a cooking class at Jillyanna’s Woodfired Cooking School.   Jillyanna’s Woodfired Flatbread Pizza cooking classes are all about spending time with loved ones and […]

Where To Go When You Get the Itch To Shop

The spring season is on its way to Kennebunkport, Maine. It’s a beautiful time of year to visit and view the area’s gorgeous natural sites. But what can you do after all the sight-seeing and relaxing? The area offers so much more for families to enjoy, and some amazing shopping can be added to that […]

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 […]