Raymond H. Fogler Library at The University of Maine

There's Something About Fogler Library Another Homecoming has come and gone, and after a beautiful weekend of football, hockey, filling the steins, and catching up with friends, I somehow love my Alma Mater even more. The celebration wouldn't be complete without a drive around campus, and a quick visit to Fogler, or officially, Raymond H. … Continue reading Raymond H. Fogler Library at The University of Maine

Portsmouth Book & Bar – Portsmouth, New Hampshire

There's Something About Portsmouth Book & Bar Surrounding the Custom House in the city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire are restaurants, a gourmet grocery store, a handful of banks, and charming greenery contrasting the red brick of historic buildings. It's like a lovely daydream, really, spending a sunny day in Portsmouth. What turns that daydream into … Continue reading Portsmouth Book & Bar – Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Outside Brattle Book Shop – Boston, Massachusetts

There's Something About [Being Outside] Brattle Book Shop On my most recent trip to Boston, I stumbled upon a bookstore that has been on my must-visit bookstore list. Yes, stumbled upon it. I was in the city for a Bachelorette party, and we were on our way to an Escape Room on West St. To my absolute … Continue reading Outside Brattle Book Shop – Boston, Massachusetts

The Mustard Seed Bookstore – Bath, Maine

There's Something About The Mustard Seed Bookstore Always trying to get as many errands done during the week as possible, as to ensure a more enjoyable and often carefree weekend, I recently found myself leaving the apartment to run errands on a Saturday. This perhaps had a lot to do with taking a vacation day … Continue reading The Mustard Seed Bookstore – Bath, Maine

Carlson Turner Books and Bookbindery

There's Something About Carlson Turner Books and Bookbindery Most of the time, I shop exclusively at one local bookstore (that has multiple locations here in Maine), primarily because once I find a shop/restaurant/bar/hiking spot that I love, I don't feel an overwhelming pressure to stray. I also frequent a handful of the bookstores in Portland, … Continue reading Carlson Turner Books and Bookbindery