We moved!

We purchased a loft in Saco! It’s in an old shoe factory in essentially the same neighborhood where we’ve lived since moving to Maine in 2007. The girls can still walk to Thornton Academy and the grocery store or access the Eastern Trail on their bicycles. We’re on the fourth floor and the building is […]

A Short Paddle in Casco Bay

This morning I got to kayak in Casco Bay with two of my favorite persons, Skye and Tonya. We got to the Eastern Promenade just after 08:00, signed the waiver paperwork, donned PFDs, and helped get the boats and gear to the beach. We paddled directly to Fort Gorges, where we explored for a bit […]

A flight up the Maine coast

This afternoon I took Kirsten, Hayley, and Jenna flying. I preflighted the plane at the Portland International Jetport (KPWM). Just after my run-up and taking runway two-niner for departure, I texted Kirsten to leave for Biddeford (B19). When I got to Biddeford I did my requisite three landings before taxiing to the ramp (I hadn’t […]

A Flight to Camden with Skye

Skye and I have been talking about and anticipating flying together for a long time. We tried and failed earlier this year in Sanford. Today, it finally happened. And she didn’t puke (she’s emetophobic). In fact, I’d say she’s the most accurate non-pilot copilot I’ve ever flown with. After I explained the instruments of the […]