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River work

Back to the Charles River, and I wasn’t sure Spring would ever arrive. This is the iconic Longfellow Bridge now undergoing massive rebuilding. While the view shows Back Bay, the bridge connects East Cambridge and Beacon Hill. This was painted over 2 mornings.

Oil Painting

One week away from the Boston Marathon!!!

And so is the quiet before the storm… these past few days and weeks have included much tapering, downtime when possible, taking emergen-c every single morning to keep my body strong and from getting sick, and of course the thoughts, visions, and mindfulness of this full experience and of the marathon one week from today. 413 more words

The Pru: Beautiful Views of Boston From Above

The first thing you notice when you exit the elevator is the sea. From the Skywalk – the viewing floor 50 storeys above ground level in the… 379 more words


Travel Within Your Means

We spend too much time lamenting or current situation instead of doing things to improve our current mood. Like getting out and doing new things, exploring new lands and cultures. 416 more words


3 days with the Bostonians

There are few cities that can charm like Boston; pretty from afar, even more intriguing up close. In the bitter chill of a January visit, there’s an embodying warmth in its intricacies; its cobbled paths, ice glazed lakes and historic richness. 741 more words


Sunset Overlooking the Charles River ♡

The weather was beautiful yesterday. I had the great privilege of watching the sunset on a friends rooftop. His rooftop overlooks the Charles River!

Isn’t the view beautiful?!? 99 more words


Runner reads and movies

I love goodreads and the books it suggests. Thanks to those suggestions I found What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, and met Murakami, my new favorite writer. 307 more words