Jacob Heric


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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

We’ve started a new tradition with our oldest daughter. Every year we yank her from school for one day and do our best to recreate Ferris Bueller’s Day Off in Portland.


hobbits at fort preble, and at home

hobbits at fort preble, and at home

Typical summer days. We spend a lot of time at Fort Preble in the summer, post bagels, walking the breakwater to the lighthouse and back, and playing on the earthworks and dilapidated ramparts.


a commemoration

a commemoration

A little bit of nonsense now and then, relished by the wisest men…spotted in the Rosemont neighborhood on Brighton Avenue.


shrooms & pottery

shrooms & pottery

Amy has been doing a lot of pottery. I stole one of her product shots. Head on over to Amy Heric Pottery to get yourself some.


fountain keeper

fountain keeper

Fountains don’t keep themselves, they require….fountain gnomes!


astride the wild side

astride the wild side

Evergreen cemetery, near our house. Seems we’ve spent half of our life there…and perhaps all of it after.


family in full bloom

family in full bloom


high five

high five

Awaiting bagels in the backyard of 158 Picket Street Cafe in South Portland Maine. A thing we’ve been doing since before the babes were born. Surely there are pictures in the archives here to prove it.


antenna quest

antenna quest

The latest in the quest to get all major broadcast channels over the air in HD…


bday, books, beer & beef

bday, books, beer & beef

A typical red-blooded american male birthday ritual…