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Life in Lowell, Massachusetts, USA


Just what the doctor ordered…

Day 149 - Monday, May 28th 2012

Last weekend Gist, Simon, Rudy, and I were lucky enough to head out to Cape Cod to celebrate the unofficial start of summer. These past two months have been a bit more trying than they needed to be, and heading to the Cape for some relaxing in the salt air was a lovely dose of just what we needed.

We got to eat delicious food and drink delicious beer…


Day 147 - Saturday, May 26th 2012


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Does Massachusetts ever see the sun?

Jamaica 2009

Jamaica was lovely and, more importantly, sunny! Gist and I had a great time sitting by the pool and on the beach, drinking all sorts of fruity beverages, playing with charming children, and celebrating Kristin and Mike’s wedding. ┬áIt was the perfect getaway! Continue reading

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What I did on my summer vacation! Part 1 – Lowell, NYC, Atlantic Ocean

I LOVE vacation, don’t you? Mine started two Fridays ago with Kate and Julie’s annual trip to Lowell to see the Indigo Girls at Boardinghouse Park. It’s always a good time, and this year was no exception.
Day 169 - Friday, July 11th 2008

We had great seats and I was able to work on Melody’s Shawl before the show and during the opening act, Rose Polenzani. Continue reading