Tag Archives: Captain’ Garden House

Where Can You Stop & Smell The Roses Near The Captain Lord Mansion in March?

From the March edition of Down East Magazine, “For four days in early March pretend spring has sprung in Maine at the Portland Flower Show. This year’s theme is ‘Celebration!’ so keep that in mind as you peruse sixteen garden exhibits, listen to lectures from several of Down East Book’s gardening authors, purchase goods from […]

Did You Know There is High Tech Manufacturing Near The Captain Lord Mansion?

We had our local Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting recently at Arundel Machine Tool Co. which is locate just north of Kennebunk on Route 1 in Arundel, ME. We received a behind-the-scenes tour of the manufacturing plant. This is a state-of-the-art manufacturer who is providing 66 good paying jobs to area residents. They […]

Introducing The Captain Lord Mansion Book Club in Kennebunkport, Maine

I enjoy reading, especially historical novels, biographies and general history books.  I just finished reading “Lost in Shangri-La: Escape From a Hidden World”, By Mitchell Zuckoff.  This is a true life adventure about a World War II military plane crash in the wilds on New Guinea.  Mr Zuckoff spins an intriguing tale of death, survival […]

Do You Know When The Kennebunkport Festival Is?

Here is the answer; plus, additional information! The 2011 Kennebunkport Festival, with guidance from its founders, was proudly produced and presented by Maine Magazine. Working with the Festival board for 2012, they remain committed to promoting good living in Kennebunkport: food, wine and works of art, and the experience of enjoying them, seaside, in the Kennebunks. Their hope is […]

What Other Renovations Are Happening Now At The Captain Lord Mansion, A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn?

Last winter Bev and our painter completely redecorated the Union guestroom.  This is a picture of the new look.  It is so clean and fresh looking.  Well, we should have addressed the bath also at that time!  As I am writing this, workmen are busy tearing out the old jetted tub in the Union Bath.  […]

What is New At The Captain Lord Mansion, A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast Inn?

Bev and I are just returned from the Atlanta Gift Mart where we found several new items for Bev’s delightful gift shop.  Additionally, we were able to purchase some replacement furniture for the inn.  The cost of reupholstering furniture has gotten so expensive, it is often more cost effective to purchase new upholstered items.  Of […]

What Happened at The Captain Lord Mansion, A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast on June 15, 1978?

Bev and I began searching for a business during the spring of 1977. At the time we were living in Schenectady, NY.  Bev was a successful advertising executive with McDonald’s, but she was being moved every 18 months as the company was promoting her up the corporate ladder.  I was an advertising executive with a […]

Introducing The Captain Lord Mansion “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”

Bev and I are pleased to announce our annual “First Saturday Winter Wine Tastings”.  Beginning on Saturday, February 4 we will be having a wine tasting the first Saturday of each month through May.   I met with one of our suppliers today and selected a group of excellent Spanish Wines that we’ll taste in February. […]

Check Out The Captain Lord Mansion, A Romantic Kennebunkport Bed & Breakfast on Facebook!

Have you had a chance to follow us on Facebook? I try to do daily postings about interesting news from the region that is more time sensitive that a posting in our Blog.  I try to do a weekly Blog about more long lasting events and businesses in the area.  Also, I post last minute […]

Have You Taken a Picture With The Captain Lord Mansion Christmas Carolers? Share Your Photos of This Historic Bed & Breakfast Inn and Kennebunkport?

Friends of ours took a picture of themselves and their children with our carolers and used it as their Christmas card.  Have you taken a picture with the carolers?  I know that Cliff and Jeannine have!  Please share any pictures you have on our Facebook page.   If you are coming to the Captain Lord Mansion […]