How Winter Sunbirds Will Boost Maine Economy

If you’ve read my blog post entitled, “6 Humungous Reasons to Winter in Maine,”  you know that the winter population around these parts is about to explode. How can we be ready with open hearts and hands to warmly welcome our Florida neighbors, and their cash? What sorts of effects will this demographic shift have […]

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Heartbreak of Dermatitis Part 2

  I was doing so well, really I was.  And then I had a relapse.  All because I didn’t have the willpower to refrain from wearing makeup.  This is a rare example of how my shallowness can be an actual disadvantage. I blame the topical steroid manufacturing industry. If only they tinted these products, I […]

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6 Practical tips for exhausted parents

Parents are getting burned out these days with children and babies up at all hours, making uninterrupted sleep a bygone memory. There is a lot of professional advice for parents about how to stave off fatigue. But my family and friends tell me they have abandoned the experts, and are living in a state of sleep-deprived despair. How can these desperate […]

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