Category Archive: Local

What is it about Brooklyn?

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In the past two weeks, two of my friends have decided to move to Brooklyn. They’re on opposite coasts with different reasons for moving, but the one common denominator is that everybody freaking… Continue reading

The Coolest Pop-Up: Old Ache

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This summer I went on a grand wedding tour of Michigan, starting on the Leelanau peninsula way up north on Lake Michigan. It was all about pontoon-boating, lawn games, lake dips, dune jumping… Continue reading

Instagram Weekend: Damariscotta, ME

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Whether by heritage or association, all four of us here at TLAC have Maine on the brain.  The other weekend, Conor and I met up with Jessie in Portland and headed up to… Continue reading

Picnic in Portland!

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Foraging, yard-saling, planting, misting. We’ve been preparing for this weekend for months. Come one, come all to the Picnic Music and Arts Festival this Saturday, August 24th from 11am-6pm at Lincoln Park (by the… Continue reading

Hot! Hot! Hot!

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Whew! There’s a heat wave covering the entire country and I, for one, am not a fan. Scorching 98˚ heat and ozone alerts? No. Thank. You.  But as much as we all wish… Continue reading

Instagram Weekend: Plum Island

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If you follow our instagram feeds, it’s pretty obvious when Jessie and I hang out. This past Monday, (technically still the weekend since we were both off) we headed up to Plum Island… Continue reading

Be On Our Blog!

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I will tell you what I know. Self-catered weddings can be done but, it takes a lot of work. As I continue to recover from a fun yet exhausting weekend, I wanted to… Continue reading

Blame It On The Rain

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It’s been raining for a week in Maine, and it’s going to rain (“heavy at times” according to Kevin Mannix) all weekend, which is a bummer because I have the infrequent luxury of… Continue reading

Instagram Obsession: Spring

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I don’t know what it is but Spring seems extra spectacular this year. From my backyard to my cousin’s graduation in Vermont (yay Anna!) it seems like the world has exploded with color… Continue reading

Adventures in Treasure Hunting: Emotional Roller Coaster

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Oh friends.  It’s been a week of highs and lows. It’s also been a while since I shared one of my treasure hunting trips so I thought it’d let you in on my… Continue reading

Emerging

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I am slowly coming around from almost a solid week of being sick.  It was one of those colds that makes you understand why the cold medicine label lists eighteen different symptoms.  Headache,… Continue reading

Wanderlust: Why Carrie loves Austin, Texas

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Howdy. In continuation with the interview series, today my friend Carrie shares some insider info on Austin, Texas. Carrie and I met in the early 00’s when I was spending a lot of… Continue reading

2012 in Review: Instagram

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Happy Friday! Kate mentioned a Brooklyn Limestone blog post to me the other day where the blogger went back through her Instagram photos of 2012 month by month and then posted them. I… Continue reading

Rock Your Socks: Japandroids

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Don’t forget to keep tagging your holiday instagrams with #tlacholiday.  We’ll be posting a round-up tomorrow! Wanna know how to find out if you’re old or not?  Go to a rock concert on a… Continue reading

Instagram Weekend: Woodstock, VT

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I spent the weekend up in Vermont for my sweet cousin Jane’s wedding.  It was a beautiful setting and a great way to really kick off the season.  Decorations everywhere, cozy refuges from… Continue reading