The Hotel De Glace or Ice Hotel is truly one of the most incredible places I’ve ever been. It was one of the only things I know for sure I wanted to visit when we went to Quebec, but I had never seen any picture of the inside or really read that much about it, …

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My family and I spent the First week of January in Quebec City, we rented a sweet little house about five minutes from Old Quebec City and based all our wanderings from there. I took some many photos that I’m proud of and want to share with you all,  but I think there are a …

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On December 26th My family took the three-hour drive up to Boothbay to visit the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens for their annual Gardens Aglow, the biggest lights display in New England with over 650,000 lights. This was my second year attending and this year was so much nicer. Last year was absolutely fridged, so it was much easier to …

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What is cozier than a warm brownie and a cup of coffee on a cold afternoon? As soon as December rolled around I start wanting to bake every free moment I get, but amongst all the macarons and candy canes I needed to take a step back and make something better for me. These brownies are …

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Fun fact about me, I had my first macaron on my twenty-first birthday and that’s when I discovered that there had been a small macaron shaped hole in my life. All kidding aside, macarons have never been something I have been exposed to, they must not be a New England thing. I had never ever …

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For the last few years on my birthday my sister, my mom, and I have been going on a fun girls shopping trip, this year we had my baby nephew in tow. We head over the Portland and go to all the fun stores that we don’t have near us, like Sephora and Ulta. Since …

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In this installment of Wandering Maine, we will be taking a walk through Castle Tucker. I absolutely love touring this historical houses and learning about their rich history and the history of the people that lived there and I have a lot of it to share with you. If you don’t really care about the …

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There are so many darling little towns dotted along the coast of Maine, each special in their own unique way but  Boothbay is by far my favorite. It has everything you could ask for, a picturesque harbor, quintessentially New England architecture, sweet little shops and boutiques, the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, and some simply amazing …

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This is a second time I have toured the Hamilton House, but I feel like I learned so much more this time. I’m not that crazy about historical museums, but I do love touring old homes like this one, it always feels a little more personal. The house itself is still very much the way …

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Portland is the largest city in Maine it is bursting with history, with a quintessential Maine harbor and grand architecture Portland had a little bit of everything. Last week my brother and I grabbed our cameras, hopped in his Tacoma with Gaelic Storm and The Greatest Showman soundtrack blaring, and were off to explore this lovely …

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