Archive for August, 2009

aprender espanol

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

I have been doing everything in my power to avoid buying Rosetta Stone. It isn’t because I doubt it’s capabilities, in fact I am certain it is an amazing product. I just can’t bring myself to put down all that money. But, I am determined to learn Spanish. I started with the Pimsleur Method, CD’s […]

when music takes you places: part deux

Monday, August 10th, 2009

The lovely Andi at Misadventures with Andi started a series today – Music Memory Monday – and it stemmed from a post I did a while back: when music takes you places. For this, I think she is too kind and I love what she did with something that started as a spur of the […]

summer in mass

Sunday, August 9th, 2009

newburyport, ma

a small world

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

A couple of weekends ago I spent an afternoon at a little place in Brighton called Devlins, where I had dinner and drinks with Bryce, Lisa and my sister. It was the day that it rained like crazy in increments and in between the pours it was sunny and warm. One of the downpours pushed […]

backtracking

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Do you ever wish you could just go back to the place in your life where you had fewer responsibilities, more free time and felt less overwhelmed? This photo reminds me of a time when things were simpler. It was taken on my high school trip to New York City. I am the girl on […]

higher ground

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

A main road in my hometown has a special section that is on a hill. When in a car at speeds around 50 MPH, if you look up at the right time, you can see the Boston skyline in the distance – a whole 15 miles away. Yesterday, even though we expected rain, Mike and […]