3-Ingredient Maple Greek Yogurt

At the farmers’ market last summer, MP discovered yogurt from Winter Hill Farm in Freeport. The creamy, whole milk yogurt was better than anything MP had ever tasted at the store, and before long, it became a family breakfast staple. MP considered making her own, but she worried the process would be too fussy. Plus, it was so easy to …

School Vacation Week: Loving Our Libraries

Note: While these events have come and gone, all of the libraries listed here have active kids’ programs. Don’t see your local library on the list? Visit here for a full listing of libraries throughout Maine. MP has been busy thinking of things to do next week while the kids are on vacation. Many local libraries have great activities planned …

Congdon’s Doughnuts

There’s no denying it: the team at Cute Potato clearly has a thing for homemade donuts. Over the past year, we’ve highlighted our favorites, including made to order donuts at the French Press in Westbrook, as well as the unique flavors available at the Kennebec Café in Fairfield. Rounding out our donut stop du jour is the fabulously old school …

The French Press

Update: The French Press closed in August 2010. For more on the closing, visit here. This weekend, Team Cute Potato decided to try Westbrook’s French Press Eatery for breakfast… or more accurately, dessert. While the breakfast sandwiches were tempting (can’t wait to go back for the Californian: egg, avocado, sprouts and goat cheese), we couldn’t pass up the house made …

Maine Academy of Gymnastics: Open Gym

After nearly a month of rain, and no end in sight, the Cute Potato kids (and their parents) are a little stir crazy. But when Cute Potato #1 asked, “Is it Fall now?” the gang knew we had to do something—pronto. Westbrook’s Maine Academy of Gymnastics features an Open Gym on Friday evenings for kids of all ages. For just …