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Snow Forts to Snowmen

Spring is really starting to bud in our corner of the world, so I thought I better summarize our favorite snow days from this past winter. 175 more words

Winter Days

Sunday Snow Day - Vanilla Loaf Cake!

Ah, Sunday.  Day of rest and relaxation… yeah, right!  More like a day of frantically washing sports kits that the Witchlets couldn’t be bothered forgot to put out for washing, ironing supposedly crease-free shirts, putting up shelves (ok, not a standard Sunday thing!) and hoovering downstairs AGAIN even though you did it yesterday because the cats seem to be shedding enough fur to stuff a mattress. 726 more words

General Update

Not much new to report. The weather has been weird (snowing off and on today) and a few days ago lots of east Boston got flooded from the storm Riley, but our area was more or less fine. 169 more words

Baby

The Beast from the East! Or how we got a five-day weekend...

Before you shake your head and consider me a total nutcase, we have survived five days in the grip of what our wonderful UK media called “The Beast from the East” and Storm Emma.  417 more words

Winter Days

An unexpected climb to the top

This past weekend, my husband and I took an afternoon trip to Bowman’s Hill Tower.  I wanted to spend the afternoon in a park and after some deliberation, we decided to go here.  695 more words

Mindfulness

Spa in Austria

Austria offers an amazing variety of activities during winter, of which my favorite is spa. Being famous for the thermal baths, there are many hotels that have their own spa and wellness center. 494 more words

Travel

February is all about . . .

. . . cherishing the things you love most.

There is something special about February. It’s a month full of anticipation, of small joys, and of secret wishes. 203 more words

Simple Pleasures