Monthly Archives: July 2015

Friday Flip Flop

I’m on the hunt for a story; a food story, not a foot story.  Yet it did seem important to have the correct footwear before striking out on the hunt.  I haven’t painted my toenails yet and that’s why it’s … Continue reading

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The Iron Ghosts of Detroit

Life is interesting on the street level.  Especially when I don’t have my transponder, er, smart phone attached to my eyeball. Swing low, sweet chariot…

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Shout Till The Rafters Ring

I’m no meteorologist, but it seems like we are in some strange and unsettled weather pattern here in Maine.  One day will be fair and hot; the next day is cloudy and cool.  Then the humidity rolls in until a … Continue reading

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Friday “P” Talk

My brother thinks he’s written more about Moxie than any Mainer.  He’s probably right; after all, he wrote two books on the subject plus countless newspaper articles and blog posts.  And he’s been blogging since the writing medium was invented, … Continue reading

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Uncle Bob Was Right

Things in the garden ARE growing a foot a day. Nice!

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A Lovely Summer Shower

I think I’ll write another blog post about “life getting back to normal after The Moxie Festival.”  Why not?  If you read last Thursday’s post, you probably thought things were all “spic and span” here in Moxie Town and it … Continue reading

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They Showed Up

About a month or so before Moxie, I took a walk up the big Maple Street hill and down to my Surprise Garden.  I usually plant annuals in the spring tulip portion of the garden.  But this year was different … Continue reading

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Back to the Usual Routines

Handy stopped by for “Happy Hour” yesterday. Or should I call it “Handy Hour?”  Only the best for my guests.

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Unpacking the Moxie Pocketbook

On Sunday afternoon, after The Moxie Car Show, I went to a party.  In our little town, class and family reunions often take place during The Moxie Festival.  It’s a good weekend for a homecoming, a pig roast, or even … Continue reading

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The Moxie All Nighter

It’s been a busy, busy week here in the epicenter of the Moxie universe. Duh. Yesterday afternoon, I went to pick up some things at a party shop in South Portland.  OK, that’s not exactly what happened.  Sure, I “went” … Continue reading

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