September 6, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

Politics & other Mistakes

Freedom ain’t free

I never knew the Maine Heritage Policy Center was such a fan of former Democratic Gov. John Baldacci. Until recently, the right-wing think tank had appeared unrelentingly critical of Baldacci’s policies.  More...

Cooking on Purpose

Slow cooker perfect for summer recipes

Usually when summer hits, I put my slow cooker away until fall. It’s great through the fall and winter for cooking warm, comforting soups and stews. This year I didn’t put it away. During the intense heat, I used it for side dishes. More...