The Elusive Puffin

The Elusive Puffin

If I had a nickel for every time someone pointed at a picture of a puffin and said, “Look, a penguin! How cute!” I would most definitely have a ridiculous amount of coins. For those of you who may have questioned your own knowledge of this bird, you are not alone....
A Virtual Tour of Westport Island Pottery

A Virtual Tour of Westport Island Pottery

There are a few potters who don’t use a mold or a pattern and just create whatever flows off their fingertips. Nancy Shaul is one of those artists. Using natural toned glazes Nancy creates a pottery line that embodies the natural beauty of Maine by using leaves...
Seasons of my Heart

Seasons of my Heart

As children we learn that April showers bring May flowers, a catchphrase to begin our understanding of spring. This reawakening of nature begins and you notice candy-colored tulips around your neighbor’s house, the sweet scent of lilacs blooming in the park trees. We...
Where are we?  Where do we want to be?

Where are we?  Where do we want to be?

Where are we?  Where do we want to be? Good questions – questions that can be answered by consulting a map or a chart.    First you find several reference points to find your location.  Reference points can be two streets putting you at a specific intersection. ...
Fifteen for 2 & a Pair for 4

Fifteen for 2 & a Pair for 4

Fifteen for two and a pair for four and a run of three makes seven.  Cribbage players will recognize that first sentence in the first three words.  They will also want to see the cards to confirm the players counting of the hand, and probably see if they can get in on...