I've been enjoying this site for many years. Whenever I am looking for a recipe I look here first. I live on the coast of Maine, but have also lived in Vermont & Florida. I currently spend my week as the office administrator of a stevedoring company. Most weekends I do something creative in the kitchen. Summer definitely includes vegetable & flower gardening. My fiance & I do a lot of canning & enjoy the entire process. My dream is to open a business that incudes baked items and especially pies. Someday ... .