Monthly Archives: September 2015

The 3 Best Vacation Homes For Sale in Down East Maine 9/19/2015

Disclaimer:  Home buying is very subjective.  The criteria for the ‘best vacation home’ is only what I have seen and loved on my travels throughout Maine.  I have not received compensation in any way by any of the property owners or real estate agents.  I will be posting updated lists regularly as I discover different […]

Finding My Tribe

I grew up in the Hudson Valley of New York.  Poughkeepsie, specifically.  Before Poughkeepsie was a commercialized mega strip-mall, it was a semi-rural, smallish town in upstate NY.  My neighborhood was the former home of a dairy farm, with it’s farmhouse and barns, turned mid-century housing development.  During my teens, I wanted out.  I couldn’t […]

8 No-Brainer Things That A Vacation Rental Should Provide

I’m staying in a vacation rental by owner cabin this week.  The cabin is everything that I would expect it to be.  For the price (cheap), I certainly didn’t expect luxury accommodations.  What I got was a knotty pine cabin in the woods with a killer view of the bay and islands beyond.  The sheets […]