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Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site in Brookline, MA

On a gorgeous October day John and I visited the Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site in Brookline. Frederick Law Olmsted is known as the founder of American landscape architecture (more on that later).  In 1883, Olmsted established the world’s … Continue reading

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Working Port Cruise of Boston Harbor

Boston is one of my favorite places of all time – and I’m not just saying that because I have lived here all my life! It’s full of history and culture, has gorgeous weather, is super walkable, mixes green space … Continue reading

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This Just In: New Taza Chocolate Bars

I’ve written about Taza Chocolate before – they are the local organic chocolatier in our city, located about 2 miles from our house. We’ve been on their factory tour a few times (a must!) and very much enjoy their entire catalog … Continue reading

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Boston’s Best: USS Constitution

I know I’ve said it so many times before but one of the reasons I love Boston so much is because I love being a tourist in my own hometown. No matter how long I’ve lived here, I always find … Continue reading

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Composting, And It Feels So Good

Way back in May I came across this article from TheKitchn.com about composting without compost know-how/a yard or dedicated composting space/a garden/need for compost. I had been wanting to compost for a long time but wasn’t sure if we could. … Continue reading

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Baby Bunting Quilt Class at Gather Here in Cambridge, MA

You already know how obsessed I am with my local craft store/crafty class mecca, Gather Here. I’ve taken an embroidery class, patchwork class, zippered bag sewing class, iPad cover sewing class, and owl workshop there so far and loved them … Continue reading

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Mimi Kirchner’s Owl Workshop at Gather Here in Cambridge, MA

You already know how obsessed I am with my local craft store/crafty class mecca, Gather Here. I’ve taken an embroidery class, patchwork class, zippered bag sewing class, and iPad cover sewing class there so far and loved them all. The … Continue reading

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