Monthly Archives: September 2015

Celebrating new love at midlife

Mainers know that mid-September is an unpredictable time, weather-wise. It might be cold and rainy, warm and humid, foggy, frosty, stormy or any combination of meteorological iffiness. And yet, it’s the time Douglas and I chose for our wedding, gambling that the weather gods would smile on our union. And did they ever. Saturday, September […]

Inspired by a lady beekeeper

Labor Day afternoon was hot and drowsy at the cottage, and everyone was a little listless. Maybe it was due to the impending end of summer and its attendant tasks of bringing in the boats and cleaning out the fridge. Maybe it was because we had all gorged ourselves at lunch with tomato sandwiches. (Simple […]