October 2017

Little Giant

Sitting with Briana Volk at a booth in Little Giant, I am distracted. She’s holding Rocky, her handsome and happy five-month old baby. It’s hard not to look at him, trying to make him laugh, but Little Giant commands attention

The Shop from Island Creek Oysters

Oysters, caviar, and rosé on a sunny Wednesday afternoon—nothing has felt this indulgent in a long time. I’m happy to report that this marvelous experience was affordable (well, the caviar is a bit of a splurge) and available to anyone

Noble Barbecue

The aroma hits you first. That primal scent of cooking meat, of smoke, fat, and salt, has an almost dizzying effect. As you make your way to the counter, metal trays of sandwiches and fries are hurried past, headed for

The Cape Neddick Inn

Justin and Danielle Walker have their work cut out for them. The chef and his wife, both most recently at Earth at Hidden Pond, are the new owners of the Cape Neddick Inn. The restaurant has been a fixture on

Pick-Your-Own Apple Orchards

I have heard it said that summer in Maine is for tourists, but fall is for the locals. Although saying goodbye to summer in Maine can be bittersweet, the close of summer brings the beginning of many Mainers’ favorite season,

Jenni & Josh

August 29, 2015 | Private Estate in Cape Elizabeth

Meredith & Aaron

September 24, 2016 | Linekin Bay Resort in Boothbay Harbor

Jen & Andrew

August 27, 2016 | Pot & Kettle Club on Mount Desert Island

Callie & Harrison

June 25, 2016 | Chebeague Island Inn on Chebeague Island