The BlueBootsGo Guide to Portland, Maine
Adventure in Normal Life / Good Eats / Travel

The BlueBootsGo Guide to Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine is about a 2-drive from Boston, and one of our favorite New England destinations. It is close enough for a day trip, and great for a weekend getaway. Although Portland is smaller than Boston, the food is good, the people are friendly, and it is enjoyable in winter as well as in summer. … Continue reading

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What YOU need to know about Brass Clothing and being a #BrassBabe-plus here’s $25 to try them out
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / community / Fashion

What YOU need to know about Brass Clothing and being a #BrassBabe-plus here’s $25 to try them out

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Check out the Brass Clothing story and follow their journey – they’re on Instagram @brassclothing and have a blog too.

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Browse and maybe that will lead to shopping…

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Your Favorite Simple Butternut Squash Soup for serving & sharing + a special treat for you!
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / Culinary Creations and Recipes / Food / gift guide / Holidays / Home / Photography / shopping

Your Favorite Simple Butternut Squash Soup for serving & sharing + a special treat for you!

Today, I’m sharing beautiful fall foliage pics, this simple-healthy-delicious fall recipe, as well as a SPECIAL TREAT of an exclusive offer for my readers from 222Fifth (details are after the yummy recipe- so don’t miss it!) New England is legendary for its fall season. People faithfully look for the Yankee Foliage forecast report and plan their weekend adventures from September-Late … Continue reading

Day Trip with BlueBoots: New Hampshire and on to Maine!
Artsy / Journeys / See the Sights

Day Trip with BlueBoots: New Hampshire and on to Maine!

We went on a foliage drive from Boston up North for the afternoon on Columbus Day after some work and taking the car to “the doctor’s”. We made a couple of stops along the way. Upon parking and looking around a rather grey and dreary Portsmouth, New Hampshire, we found out that the Stonewall Kitchen … Continue reading

Food / Quick Thoughts

a little chocolate education

~ A few things you should know, should you ever run into … Gianduja]   The Suspect: GIANDUJA (sometimes goes by the alias of Gianduia)   What it sounds like: [pronounced zhan-doo-jah]   This strangely spelled word is chocolatey goodness. A little description: A European-style chocolate made from chocolate and nut paste, commonly hazelnut. Can … Continue reading