ALL ARTICLES BY Karen Watterson

Karen Watterson is a freelance food writer in Portland, Maine. She has a love of all things sweet, and shares them on her blog, Sweet on Maine and on Instagram. You can usually find Karen baking brownies, biking, or walking her dog, Maple.

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Cold Comfort from a James Beard Nominee

A pandemic-thwarted baker turns to ice cream, using her culinary chops to create wild flavors at a Maine lakeside shack.
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Tales from a Tiny Kitchen: Big tips for Small Spaces

Maine chef Annie Mahle has cooked anywhere and everywhere, from restaurants to camper vans. She shares tips for creating meals in small spaces in her new book, “The Tiny Kitchen.”