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Making Lobster Rolls

A summertime delight is eating lobster rolls while in Maine or New Hampshire. This was always a treat, to pull into a clam shack and order a lobster roll. This year, for the first time, I tried making my own.

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Whoopie Pie!

New England has a taste treat called a Whoopie Pie. It started out as two oval chocolate cakes sort of like oversized cookies with a filling or icing in-between. Now the whoopie pie has evolved with a gourmet twist. The

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Farm Stand Freshness

The farm stand reopened this week. Of course, we stopped by to get fresh corn to go with our grilled ham steak that evening. I was tempted by the colorful display of yellow squash, lush tomatoes, and crisp cucumbers to

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Eating Lobster Stew

You can’t go wrong with the lobster stew in Maine.

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Pick Blueberries at a Pick-Your-On-Farm

It’s a wonderful excursion for the whole family to pick blueberries at a pick-your-own farm. No special skills are needed, just bring your container(s). Here’s how to indulge your blueberry craving. Things You’ll Need: a small plastic bucket or container

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First Lobster Roll for the Summer

We set out on Wednesday to stock the fridge and pantry. Normally I drag my feet on shopping excursions, but this was a Wednesday so we set out with alacrity. What’s so special about Wednesdays, you might ask? That’s the

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BBQ in the Rain

Rain, rain and more rain. We’ve had some sunny days but it seems like just about dinner time, it clouds up and starts raining. Summer in New Hampshire means eating out on the deck but it has been a bit

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