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Ductless heat pumps: the lowdown

A conversation with Efficiency Maine Ductless heat pumps are one of the most popular technologies for highly efficient heating in…

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10 short hikes with big views

by Carey Kish A wealth of Maine mountaintops not too far from home offer panoramic vistas with minimal trail mileage…

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Eat for the climate

by Karen D’Andrea A hamburger with bacon and cheese often evokes delight in anticipation of taking a great big bite….

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Food hubs: connecting farms to forks

Erin Covey-Smith Food hubs have been getting a lot of buzz in Maine lately and there’s good reason. When you…

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You CAN get there from here: public transport comes of age

If you’ve taken the bus in greater Portland recently you may have noticed some changes, including the addition of real…

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Cross-country skiing in Maine

There is no shortage of winter activities in Maine, and cross-country skiing is one that the whole family can enjoy….

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Safer grooming for men

By Erin Covey-Smith The men’s grooming industry in the US has seen incredible growth over the past decade, and that…

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Healing with reflexology

By Claire Guy Our bodies naturally want to be healthy. We want to be in balance physically, mentally and emotionally,…

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Building the buzz: creating bee-friendly gardens & landscapes

Avery Yale-Kamila Whether a rural homestead or a tiny urban lot, the most attractive gardens and landscapes buzz with bees,…

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Kid friendly recipes (for the kid in all of us)

Erin Covey-Smith Do you have a child in your life who is generally vying for a snack – primarily of…

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