The Maine
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Tag: blueberry

We All Have Our Reasons: #765

Michaela Coleman reminds us of the most urgent, and orienting activities when returning home: Perfect first day in Maine. Picked blueberries on mount Battie then went for a swim in Megunticook. Feels good to be home.  

Kris Larson Blueberry Pickers Maine

text by Sharon Kitchens “Alien Land” by Kris Larson One of my favorite stories is the one I did on Kris Larson, the creator of beautiful B&W images of Maine’s wild blueberry pickers. Migrant workers on alien land. Here’s a link to the post and following is one of his images.

Maine’s Wild Blueberry Harvest And Wyman’s Of Maine

photographs and text by Sharon Kitchens for her blog, Delicious Musings Been catching up since getting back from Bar Harbor and finally finding the time to share the background on my coverage of Maine’s wild blueberry crop for The Portland Press Herald. First up, a visit to Greg Bridges near Calais, Maine. Greg is a third generation wild blueberry farmer. […]

Maine Blueberry & Pecan Coffee Cake

photographs and text by Megan Bedford So, some of you have noticed that I haven’t been exactly diligent about posting over the last few months. In fact, back in May I was plotting out quite the summer for megansmark: I would get creative with the boatloads of veggies from our first real garden, share some […]

Birthday Pie

photographs by Jessica Stammen For as long as I can remember I have never wanted cake on my birthday. For as long as I can remember my mom has always decorated the top of my pie with dough fashioned into a symbol or message. This year’s blueberry pie featured two golden-brown paintbrushes because we celebrated […]

Birds & Bees: Seventeen Weeks

photographs and text by Sharon Kitchens The girls are seventeen give or take a day or two.  Here are a few pics from the past week… Field Trip! I open up the door to the run and every time four (Dorothy Parker, Isak Dinesen and two others – not sure which ones but Buff Orpingtons) […]

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