Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Kennebunkport 

Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Kennebunkport 

Our coastal Maine town has plenty of activities, whether it’s trying new restaurants, visiting historical landmarks, exploring Maine’s nature and beauty, and more. While places like Walker’s Point and the various lighthouses are great attractions, your young children might lose interest after a day of sightseeing. However, if you want to have an intentional, jam-packed … Read More

Spicy Baked Pears

Spicy Baked Pears

Baked Pears, Serves 10 – Do not bake ahead, best if served warm from the oven. ½ cup firmly packed dark brown sugar 1 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. ground mace 1/8 tsp. ground gloves 5 firm-ripe pears ¼ cup butter or margarine ¾ cup orange juice 2 cups vanilla-flavor nonfat yogurt freshly grated nutmeg … Read More

Scones

Scones

Scone Recipe, makes 16 2 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. baking soda 3/4 cup dried cranberries, raisins, currents or chopped dates 1 stick butter (unsalted), slightly softened 1/2 cup sour cream 1 egg 4tbsp. heavy cream Preheat oven to 350. Mix the dry ingredients thoroughly with … Read More

Captain Jefferds Inn Sugar Cookies

Captain Jefferds Inn Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookie Recipe Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar 1 large egg 1 cup butter, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cream of tartar Granulated sugar Directions: In a large bowl, beat powdered sugar, butter, vanilla, almond extract and egg with an electric … Read More

Captain Jefferds Inn Hot Spiced Cider

Captain Jefferds Inn Hot Spiced Cider

1 Gallon apple cider or apple juice. 1 cup packed brown sugar 12 inches stick cinnamon 2 teaspoons whole allspice 2 teaspoons whole cloves 1. In a saucepan combine cider and brown sugar. Place cinnamon, allspice and cloves in a spice ball or cheesecloth. Add spice mixture to cider. 2. Bring to boiling, reduce heat. … Read More

Raspberry Muffins

Raspberry Muffins

Raspberry Muffins, serves 12 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 3 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. grated lemon zest 1/2 tsp. nutmeg or mace Top with sugar 2 cups fresh of frozen raspberries (with out syrup)- do not thaw- mix with dry ingredients 3/4 cup milk 1/3 cup oil 1 tsp. … Read More

Lemon Zingers Cookies

Lemon Zingers Cookies

Lemon Zingers 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons finely shredded lemon peel 1/4 cup lemon juice (about 2 lemons) 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup finely chopped Brazil nuts or hazelnuts (filberts) 4 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup sifted powdered sugar 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 … Read More

Strawberries Romanov from Captain Jefferds

Strawberries Romanov from Captain Jefferds

Strawberries Romanov 1 1/2 cups dairy sour cream 2 tablespoons powdered sugar 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 tablespoon rum 1 teaspoon finely shredded orange peel 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg In a small bowl stir together dairy sour cream, powdered sugar, brown sugar, rum, finely shredded orange peel, ground cinnamon, and ground … Read More