Monthly Archives: March 2013
Pack the picnic basket, lace up your sneakers and get ready to enjoy some fresh air – March 30 is officially “Take a Walk in the Park Day,” a time to enjoy spring’s beginnings in your local green space. What’s so great about a park? A recent study suggests you can ease brain fatigue and… More
Our L.L.Bean Home store in Freeport is filled with unique, Maine-made treasures from local craftsmen. In honor of National Craft Month, we spoke to Mary Kay Spencer, the artist behind The Potter’s House, a collection of handthrown and handpainted pottery available in our store. Mary Kay has always loved using clay. In college she minored… More
It’s time for pancake lovers’ favorite day of the year; this Sunday marks the 30th annual celebration of Maine Maple Sunday. Around here, one of the first signs that spring is on the way is the appearance of sap buckets on maple trees. For backyard hobbyists, small family farms or major producers with tens of… More
Meet Mac M. To say that Mac loves fishing is an understatement. L.L.Bean’s public relations expert on all things “outdoors,” Mac is a seasoned professional and a longtime outdoor enthusiast – particularly when it comes to rod and reel. In fact, former Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar recently recognized Mac’s passion and wealth of… More
Nordic skiing has been a part of the L.L.Bean story since the beginning, and with a century of Maine winters behind us, we have many reasons to embrace it. Some are practical (blizzard driving just isn’t an option), and some recreational: exploring the outdoors, escaping the day-to-day routine and enjoying great exercise to boot. That’s… More
We’ve always known that the sport of snowshoeing is one of the best ways to exercise in the winter, but what we didn’t know until recently is that snowshoeing is also one of the best ways to create art. Snowshoe artist Simon Beck has turned a winter sport into an artistic endeavor – one that… More
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