Summer Days

After the crazy, long, cold winter that we had here in Massachusetts, our family has been loving the warmth and the sun of the summer. ...more

Dash Has Puppies

Our friend and neighbor Audrey has new puppies at her house! ...more

Our Day-Trip Summer: Revere Beach

The town of Revere held a contest for professional sand sculpters at their beach (obviously) and we saw a clip about the event on our local news and decided to take the children down to check it out. Right away it was obvious that these were not your typical sand castles. These were real sculptures and 3-D works of art ....more

Rainy Days

I designated a recent Wednesday as Josie Day at our house. ...more

Snorkeling In Maine

Last summer, while we were on Block Island, Henry mentioned that he thought a snorkel and mask would be a fun thing to have at the beach and later that afternoon, I saw a cheap set at the grocery store which I added to my cart. ...more

Rachel Carson's Salt Pond Preserve

After two weeks at Marine Biology Camp, Henry is now a Certified Scuba Diver. ...more


After our rapid tour of Cape Cod, the kids and I headed up to Maine to visit Granny, Grandfather and Nelly. ...more

The Newest Boat Bailer

We have a new sailor in our house: ...more

Our Day-Trip Summer: Catching Up With Family

Our Day-Trip summer continued with a trip to Cape Cod to see our Cousin/Nephew Ned at Grandma & Grandpa's house. ...more

Rope Swinging in Falmouth

Our children have never met a swing they didn't want to try. ...more