Category Archives: Summer

M’s Garden

Our garden has been such a joy this year even though we had some duds. The tomatoes were not nearly as great as they’ve been in years past, but they are finally starting to turn red. The squash and zucchini … Continue reading

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Blackberry Picking

A week or so ago I got the itch for some late summer fun. So, we packed everyone up after dinner on a Thursday night and went blackberry picking. A good time was had by all.

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Summer New Hampshire Trip

We’d planned to go to NH for 4th of July as we normally do, but M’s tonsils took precedence.  I’m glad we took care of those earlier in the summer – so glad! So, we finally made it to NH … Continue reading

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I have been slacking on the CSA photos – so I give up! We’re getting lots of really great stuff and I’m really excited to see what we get as summer fades into fall. Late spring greens and asparagus made … Continue reading

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A Visit From Grandma

We had a lovely visit from Grandma J from Florida to help us celebrate M’s third birthday and S’s dedication. We had perfect summer weather, with nice cool evenings. These are the summer nights spent with family, eating outside and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Amy!

Happy Birthday Great Cousin Amy! Thanks for coming to visit so we could help you celebrate!

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CSA Week 1

I’m super psyched to finally have gotten my act together to sign up for a CSA. I’ve been thinking about it for years and finally made it happen. The one I’m doing is called a Whole Diet CSA. The farm … Continue reading

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Farmers’ Market

We finally made it out to the BIG local Farmers’ Market last weekend. We got a ton of goodies for a friend’s gift basket, ate some yummy food (Indian, homemade donuts, etc) and listed to some awesome music. M even … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene

Our power went out at about 7:30am on Sunday, August 28th as Hurricane Irene rolled through New England.  For us, she wasn’t much more than a bunch of rain and some wind.  We did a good amount of preparation in … 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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