Entries by quahog

Opening Day is Around the Corner!

  May First is opening day for us and a number of other businesses here in Harpswell Maine. It was a long winter, and we are so happy to see some of the area’s  seasonal guests arrive. Ospreys, phoebes, robins, finches are a few of the birds that are already here. The spring bulbs are […]

Early fall on Quahog Bay

    The leaves are starting to turn and our prices have dropped to our fall rates.  We have had a lot of returning customers that wait until the kids are back in school and the air turns crisp to come visit. This time of year we have more time to chat too, and it’s […]

A lobster fisherman checking a lobster’s tail

This lobster fisherman is my husband, John Powers, in his boat the Cecelia!  He is checking this female lobster’s tail for a notch that indicates that she belongs to the state of Maine and she is free to live and breed until she sheds off her v notched tail.  There is a fine for being […]

I broke my foot!

Nine days ago, I stepped in a hole while moving a picnic table at the Inn and I sprained my ankle and broke my 5th metatarsal bone.  Ouch!  Yesterday was my first day back to work at the Inn.  I actually only cooked and took care of a few charges.  Today, I’m back to sitting […]

Labor Day Weekend, already?

Why does summer go by so fast?  We’ve had a great summer here on the coast of Maine.  It’s been pretty dry with lots of sunshine and just the right amount of fog.  This morning is dry, cool and sunny.  A great day for the Great State of Maine Air Show that’s going to start […]

Family friendly suites? Yes!

Quahog Bay Inn is a family friendly place. We have two suites that are prefect for small families. The Osprey 1 and the Great Island Suites both have queen sized beds in the front bedroom and twins in the second. Of course we can make those twins into king sized beds pretty darn fast, but […]