The Cute Potato Guide to the Common Ground Fair

The Common Ground Country Fair is happening this weekend, and the team is looking forward to returning for some serious fall fun. The kids were just one- and two-years old when we last visited Unity. We brought a compact stroller along for the trip, even if it meant cramming it into the wagon that transports families to the entrance. If your …

Merryspring Nature Center

Last Sunday, the team discovered the ever-so-gorgeous Merryspring Nature Center in Camden.Thanks to our friends, Nate and Mary Larlee, who celebrated their wedding at Merryspring, we were able to spend hours taking in the wildflowers, perennials and fields around the park. MP fell for the gardens, especially a space designed just for kids. And it was fun to watch her …

Rockport Marine Park

Last weekend, the team traveled to Camden/Rockport for a friend’s wedding. The rehearsal dinner took place at Rockport Marine Park and we can’t imagine a lovelier setting for a family celebration. CP#1’s and #2’s Uncle Neil, who was visiting from San Francisco, took one look at the picturesque harbor and said, “I want to move here.” We’re fairly certain most …

Children’s Discovery Museum: Augusta

Team Cute Potato traveled to the state capital this weekend for the sole purpose of checking out the Children’s Discovery Museum. The museum was surprisingly low key on a Sunday afternoon, and who wouldn’t love the ticket price? Admission is just $4.00 per potato, and $5.00 per adult. Best of all, the kids could visit each play space and stay …

Road Trip: Sullivan + Schoodic Peninsula

The Cute Potato gang hit the road July 4th weekend to visit friends in Sullivan. If you’re not familiar with Sullivan, it’s near Frenchman Bay with jaw-dropping views of Cadillac Mountain. We spent our first full day at the Schoodic Peninsula—a lesser-known entrance to Acadia National Park. The rocks are flat and easy to climb with parental guidance, and the …