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Maine Maple Syrup

March is maple syrup month in Maine. It is celebrated with out Maple Syrup Sunday, the fourth Sunday in March when many maple houses are open for visitors. There is a map for the locations of the different sugar houses.

Spring Equinox

The Spring Equinox falls on March 2Oth at 12:57PM, marking the end of winter and the beginning of spring. Today the day and night are equal, and the days become longer than the night. Today the sun is exactly over the equator.

Mardi Gras

Happy Mardi Gras!  Try Nora's Gumbo recipe. Sorry no Okra I can't seem to find it in Maine.

Chicken, Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo

4 servings

1 lb boneless, skinless chicken thighs cubed

1 lb andouille sausage sliced in ½ inch rounds

1lb. shrimp

½ cup olive oil

½ cup flour

1 red pepper chopped

Winter Fashion Hats

It has been a cold, snowy winter in Maine. As our mothers always told us, we wear our hats to keep as warm and of course always in fashion.

Nora's white headband.

Winter Accessories 

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