You Can Have All My Stuff If You Want It

You Can Have All My Stuff If You Want It

There’s so much stuff in my house. So. Much. Stuff. My husband freaks out a little bit when I get like this because, inevitably, when I slash and burn through my clutter, some of his things end up missing. I’m at the point now where this gorgeous old house is stuffed...
Leo’s Legacy and the Island of Misfit Toys

Leo’s Legacy and the Island of Misfit Toys

Life with Leo I was lucky enough to grow up with the kind of coach that could change your life. For the really talented swimmers, he literally changed their lives. Got them college scholarships, Olympic trials, coaching jobs…that sort of career trajectory. But for the...
When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

What do you want to be when you grow up? I ask my kids that fairly periodically. Their answers make me laugh and they change nearly every time I ask. For now, here’s the latest polling: Dominic: Graphic artist Andrew: A marine biologist or a booger, depending on...
Kdrama Can’t Fix This

Kdrama Can’t Fix This

Holy balls, friends. I don’t know about you, but I woke up in one fuckin’ shit storm of a world. I apologize ahead of time to any readers who are Trump supporters for my wallowing…wait…no, I don’t. You’re a bunch of twats. Get the...
Foliage, family and a ghost story

Foliage, family and a ghost story

It’s swinging into foliage season here in Vermont and it’s kind of cool to see it with brand new eyes. I’ve never lived here full-time during foliage that I have a memory of. I try really hard not to be those obnoxious “leaf peepers” who...
New England Graveyard Stories

New England Graveyard Stories

I still have so much to learn about our DSLR. I am such a noob when it comes to artsy fartsy photography, but I am out there wandering around trying to learn. Graveyards fascinate me outside of photography, especially really old ones. They’re also a little more...