Category Archives: Holidays

Settling in and slowing down

I don’t like summer… *GASP!* But the sun! The water! The frozen drinks! Yup, you heard it right, I don’t like summer. It’s hot, it’s chaotic, it seems to be week after week of never-ending plans and oh my God, get … Continue reading

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Pardon the hiatus, but I was thoroughly basking in thankfulness and filling my belly for six days straight. This year, more than any other, I really started to understand the meaning of Thanksgiving. It’s always been my second favorite holiday (because Christmas … Continue reading

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Something’s…… missing

What’s wrong with this picture? Nothing, you say? A precious memory snapshot of the first time my son met Santa? He’s even looking in the direction of the camera. What could be better? What you don’t see is that below … Continue reading

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Better late than never

Halloween was last night. That’s right, on November 5th. FIVE days after the spooky candy-filled night that the rest of the country enjoyed. You see, we live in the freakish Northeast, where seasons don’t follow their own rules and we … Continue reading

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