Category Archives: All about the Inn

The Art of Stillness

Consider the unexpected adventure of staying put and revealing an counterintuitive truth: The more ways we have to connect, the more we seem desperate to unplug. Pico Iyer, author of The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere, posits that … Continue reading

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The Sign Story

Over 20 years ago, Lighthouse Signs of Westbrook took their first commission:  the Captain Stannard sign.  Made of thick cedar, the background was sandblasted back so that the letters, image, and frame stood forward.  Classy.  It looked a lot like … Continue reading

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Our Flag

Good morning, World of Gentle Readers, We’re flying our new flag today.  It’s an Annin flag: perfect for our Captain’s Inn.  “Really?  And, why is that?” you ask.  Well, the company began with Alexander Annin “sewing flags and supplying them to … Continue reading

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Welcome

We want to welcome you into our lives and tell you a little about what we’re doing with this blog. Whether you are Bed & Breakfast fanatics, leaf peepers, casual observers, former guests, or just stopping by from the internet, … Continue reading

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