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The Maine Chick's Picks
Your Guide to Maine Living
- Sep 20, 2019
Classic Car Cruise-in at Bug Light Park
The City of South Portland's Parks, Recreation & Waterfront Department had their Annual Fall Bug Light Park Classic Car Show last week on...
- Sep 16, 2019
Maine Open Lighthouse Day at Portland Head Light
Portland Head Light is a historic lighthouse located in Cape Elizabeth, a short drive from Portland. It is among the most photographed...
- Sep 13, 2019
A Coffee Date in Biddeford
Biddeford, a former mill town with large brick buildings were once powered by the Saco River. Today, the buildings are being revitalized...
- Sep 3, 2019
A (Bike) Trip Around Chebeague Island
Chebeague Island, Casco Bay's largest island (not connected by a bridge to the mainland), is about an hour-long ferry ride 10 miles...
- Aug 19, 2019
Peak Season at Peaks Island
Peaks Island, a small Portland neighborhood is a perfect location to enjoy Maine's scenic coast. The island has a range of activities to...
- Aug 12, 2019
A Trip to Maine’s Fairy Island
The state of Maine has no shortage of parks and natural attractions to explore. During this weekend's trip, we decided to take a drive to...
- Jul 23, 2019
My Favorite South Portland Spots
Though South Portland is home to the Maine Mall, the largest shopping mall in the state, the city offers a great deal of other things to...
- Jul 16, 2019
Strawberry Picking at Maxwell's Farm
I finally went strawberry picking this past weekend with my husband near the Portland area at Maxwell's Farm in Cape Elizabeth, Maine....
- Jul 11, 2019
A Summer Evening at Kettle Cove
Looking for a new spot to adventure to this summer? Kettle Cove in Cape Elizabeth, Maine is the perfect getaway to relax and enjoy...
- Jun 20, 2019
My Top 10 Favorite Cafes in Portland, ME
* Updated 2022 After a long work week, I love to treat myself to a well-earned coffee or baked goodie. If it was acceptable to list...
- May 11, 2019
Lox to Love at Rose Foods
I have seen multiple Instagram pictures of bagels and pink pastel counters before finally trying out Rose Foods for myself. The interior...
- May 6, 2019
The Proper Cup Is a Matcha Made in Heaven
When I attended the University of Southern Maine, the Forest Ave section of Portland had no coffee shops. Now there are at least three...
- May 6, 2019
Treat Yourself at Baristas + Bites
This cafe is a quaint little space located at the end of the Old Port commotion. You can usually find parking on Cross Street, so stop in...
- May 6, 2019
This Quaint Portland Cafe Is a Must-Visit
Located a few streets back from Commercial St., Artemisia Cafe is tucked away out of the Portland bustle. While tourists are distracted...
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