Written by Jacqueline Newell
Peak’s Island in Casco Bay, outside of Portland. Children jump off the ferry piers on summer days. Taken from our boat.
For my birthday, we went to the Shipyard Old Port Half Marathon expo and did a mini restaurant crawl. At the expo, we encountered “Jackie’s Hot Mess Express,” a bachelorette party that had completed the Peaks to Portland swim that morning.
For my 24th birthday, I finished my second half marathon with a shirt that said “run like a birthday girl!”
Running art: Displaying shoes through an iconic Maine item.
Dad & I registered for the Disney Princess Half Marathon! (Which, is now about 16 days away! Yikes!)
The Shipyard Old Port Half Marathon made this photo of me at mile 11 into their promo photo and they have been using it for the last 6 months.
Dad & I discovered B.Good, a new burger place in Portland, Maine. They feature unique burgers and crazy soda types, which are my favorite!
Novare Res, a local brewery with a beer garden in Portland, Maine. Exchange Street.
Genevieve and I took a free sail boat trip around Casco Bay with Portland Schooner Company. I had the chance to hoist the sails… but ended up needing a helping hand.
The things you see on the side of the road when you’re running…