Category Archives: Family

The Best Family Trip That Almost Wasn’t

Last Wednesday night, my oldest daughter started throwing up at 2 AM.  I thought our trip to Laconia and Gunstock Mountain was doomed for sure.  Even if S. recovered quickly, one or all of us were bound to come down with … Continue reading

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Growing Pains

On Monday, with the kids home from school yet again (this time for Presidents’ Day), I thought I was facing another long day full of fighting, messes, and the inevitable ennui that sets in when you’ve been stuck indoors together … Continue reading

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Snow Day Number Four…Going Stir-Crazy

The snow is closing in on us.  Or rather, closing us in.  My driveway is shrinking, with piles of snow four feet high on either side and snow banks the size of small mountains blocking my view of the street. … Continue reading

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Climbing Mount Monadnock: A Birthday Wish Fulfilled

Last Saturday was the kind of chilly, drizzly autumn day in New Hampshire that makes you want to sleep in and lounge around in your pajamas.   Who would want to climb a mountain in weather like that, for fun, on … Continue reading

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Portraits of Mommy: A Series by Ab

I was the “star” of Ab’s artwork this week.  A nice switch from Rapunzel.  Thanks for making me look so good, Ab!

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My Little Apple Lover

And this is why we keep having children.  They’re so darn cute!

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Greek Yogurt at its Best

Greek yogurt is very “in” as a health food right now and has just recently made its appearance in our fridge thanks to Glop.  Over and over, he tells me how good it is for me.  I admit it is … Continue reading

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