Category Archives: Friends

Graduation Day!

R has been working on his doctorate on and off for about ten years and I’m so proud to say that he’s finally completed it! When he started we weren’t married, didn’t own a house, didn’t have a dog, didn’t … Continue reading

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Go Gators

Some old college town friends just moved up to New England and we reunited with them to watch the first Gator game at our house.  Their kids did a great job entertaining M while we cheered on our Gators and … Continue reading

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Christmas 2011 Recap

We had a nice long vacation to FL to see all of our family for Christmas, but it sure felt like a whirlwind trip!  We caught up with just about everyone and spent lots of quality family time with all … Continue reading

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Our very awesome friends Jen & Ryan came over last Friday for wings and pizza.  I mentioned that Miss M loves Elmo even though she doesn’t watch him on TV, and doesn’t own an Elmo.  She even says “Elmo!”  So, … Continue reading

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Kids’ Table

This weekend we went to a dinner party where all three families had kids, so naturally there was a kids’ table.  M was the youngest at the kids’ table.  I wasn’t sure she would stay put, since she normally eats … Continue reading

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Hopefully We’re Back

I’ve taken a little hiatus from blogging, partly because I am lazy and busy and partly because there’s been some tough stuff going on with some of my peeps (extended family and friends), and I’ve been feeling contemplative and quiet … Continue reading

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Memorial Day in New Hampshire

This weekend, despite illness, we packed up the babe and the dog and headed to New Hampshire.  Miss M recovered from her horrible cold just in the nick of time and was an angel on the ride to and from … Continue reading

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11 Weeks Old

Can’t believe she’s 11 weeks old already.  Two weeks shy of 3 months old!  We had a lovely visit from Gretchen and Graham this weekend and we’re looking forward to a visit from some of the New Hampshire Haines clan … Continue reading

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Just in time for Christmas . . .

. . . I am finally posting about Thanksgiving.  Wow, where has this fall gone.  I’m exhausted. Thanksgiving was awesome.  So much family gathered in one place.  It was all of one side of my family, minus my parents and … Continue reading

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I’m thankful for . . .

. . . the Manchester Road Race, even though I’m not around to participate this year. It’s such a wonderful feeling of community – almost 14,000 participants and 15,000 – 20,000 spectators last year! It’s such a great way to … Continue reading

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