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Block Island Getaway

Block Island is a tiny island 12 miles off the coast of Rhode Island. Mr. MOTM and I rented a moped to tour the natural landscape where llamas graze, lavender grows wild, and stone walls demarcate the rolling hills. 332 more words

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Parking Accommodations

I drove to an outdoor marketplace last week and noticed this sign to accommodate our military veterans. Had never seen one before. It made me glad to park farther away from the stores and walk the distance. 114 more words

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Farewell to My 4-Wheeled Friend

Goodbye, Madeline. After 129,000 miles, I’m trading you in for a newer version of yourself: a 2016 Acura MDX. She’s white with beige interior, just like you. 242 more words

Family Life

A Caribbean Vacation

I’m still envisioning the turquoise water and swaying palm trees of my relaxing Caribbean vacation last week. The biggest decisions of the day included:

What bathing suit to wear? 107 more words


Best View in Boston Today

Every time I go to Boston, something new or different catches my eye. It could be a historic building or landmark, a piece of art or architecture or simply a new store. 47 more words

Just For Fun

Day trippin' outside Barcelona

We took our first car trip out of the city last weekend (zip car in Barcelona is called Avancar and is awesome!).  Colonia Guell was our first destination and we figured we would wing it from there (had looked up several options).   165 more words

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Boston's Garden of Remembrance

“Time touches all more gently here…”

One of my favorite places in Boston is the Public Garden. It’s lush with botanicals, colorful flowers and exotic trees. 64 more words

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