Cape Neddick

Cliff House

Lean in a little closer. I want to give you a wonderful tip to help you through the Maine winter. Cliff House, recently renovated from top to bottom, is fantastic in the cold. I hesitate to use the hospitality label … Continue reading

The Velveteen Habit

Farmhouse dining redefined in Cape Neddick  When Ben Goldman made his decision to dive into the restaurant business, he explored many options in southern Maine and farther afield. Ultimately, he chose to open the Velveteen Habit in a 1765 farmhouse in … Continue reading

Secondhand Finds

Secondhand stores give relics of the past new life and reward customers with the satisfaction of spontaneously wandering in and finding a one-of-a-kind item. Visit any of these stores, and you’ll find it to be true: they just don’t make … Continue reading

Wedding Design: Spring Dream

INSPIRATION WEDDINGS-February 2014Photographs by Geneve HoffmanDesign + Styling by Kate Martin of Beautiful Days Inspired by a beautiful New England barn, Kate Martin chose to elevate this setting from rustic to elegant with a simple color palette of clean white … Continue reading

Roost Café and Bistro, Cape Neddick

After 14 years of running a successful restaurant in New Hampshire, partners Rob Pinkham and Aldo Vallecillo moved to Maine and opened Roost Café and Bistro in Cape Neddick. Ever since it opened in 2009, the restaurant has been a … Continue reading

Inspiration: Classic Maine Made Modern

INSPIRATION WEDDINGS-February 2013Photographs by Geneve HoffmanDesign + Styling by Maine Seasons Events Inspired by the beautiful setting and charming, rustic interior of the Cape Neddick Lobster Pound, the design of this harborside ceremony followed by a Maine summer lobster dinner … Continue reading

Thirty-one Number Ones

EAT FEATURE-March 2011 Edited by Susan Grisanti Photographs by Dan Soley In the October 2009 issue of Bon Appétit magazine, restaurant editor Andrew Knowlton gave Portland the prized title “America’s Foodiest Small Town.” He wrote, “My scouting (aka eating) trips … Continue reading