Category Archives: Friends

Tomato and Goat Cheese Tarts

I stole this recipe from the lovely Stefania, who stole it from her mother in law, who probably stole it from somewhere on the internet. I have had this once at her house, and have now made it once, and … Continue reading

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Go Red Sox

Hard to believe that this was our second weekend back from vacation, it feels like we’ve been back for months.  We tried something new this week.  Instead of me having to control the house cleaning to be sure everything is … Continue reading

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The Conclusion of Family Week

We rounded out family week nicely with a visit from Ben & Kristen (my cousin and his wife from Florida) and Amy. Ben & Kristen had less than 24 hours to swing through on their way from Boston to New … Continue reading

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Kicking Off the Summer

Big weekend of BBQs. I had the work crew and their families over last night for a BBQ. It poured rain while we ate inside, but later the weather passed and we made a fire complete with smores. I made … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend and more

We spent a great weekend in Effingham, NH with Gretchen and Graham.  We hiked and ate and ate and ate.  We ate 6 lobsters one night, between the four of us, with cole slaw, steamers, salad, corn on the cob.  … Continue reading

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What a lovely evening. I brought the wonderfully wonderful Caitlin (I am just not as good with words as she is!) home from work with me and to my favorite yoga studio. Earlier in the day we were trying to … Continue reading

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We had a fun little book club pot luck on the Sunday before St. Patrick’s Day and I am just now getting around to posting the pictures. R and I made corned beef and cabbage out of our favorite cookbook … Continue reading

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I had a great birthday weekend. Friday night we went to Manchester High School’s Singin’ in the Rain. It was really very good. On Saturday, I went ice skating with Jen V, Jen B and Mandy. Then they took me … Continue reading

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I’m really enjoying my beginners yoga series. Tonight we spoke a little about the philosophy of yoga, and about how it’s physical of course, but it’s also about dropping down into your body and out of your head. That’s one … Continue reading

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Gretchen, Graham, Ryan and I took a quick getaway to NYC this weekend to celebrate Gretchen’s birthday. We stayed at Hotel 17, which was much nicer than our previous shared bathroom hotel stay at West End Studios. This time Ryan … Continue reading

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