Wordless Wednesday Blueberries on Blood Hill #WW


Just one street behind us there is this hiking trail that goes up to “Blood Hill”. We decided to investigate on Sunday with the boys. It was a 2.5 mile hike up in the heat, but we were rewarded with beautiful views, nice cool breezes and lots and lots of wild blueberries. I only wish […]

Wordless Wednesday Bread Eater by Day Death Eater by Night #WW


James is enjoying a piece of homemade bread (recipe to follow) midday – thus the term “Bread Eater”. I should mention that both boys are into Harry Potter lately. We went to Michael’s to buy some craft supplies and James saw these plain masquerade masks ($5) and immediately thought “Death Eater!” In just a short […]

Wordless Wednesday Beautiful Beluga Whales #WW


We went to the Mystic Aquarium last Friday and had a wonderful time. I took so many pictures of the Beluga whales. They were so fun to watch! Check out my recap and review here. Just had to share this quick video too. Watch this clever whale trick! An InLinkz Link-up Post Footer automatically generated […]

Wordless Wednesday First Day at the Lake #WW


The weather was beautiful over the weekend! We headed to the lake on Sunday to enjoy the water. They are just getting things ready for the season. We have a membership to use the facilities. We love it because we are able to use the canoes and kayaks and of course swim, swim, swim. The […]

Wordless Wednesday Trojan Horse Made Using Popsicle Sticks #WW


James made this Trojan horse completely out of popsicle sticks. This is for his final social studies project. He did a great job and it got a lot of attention when he brought it to class yesterday. Here’s a photo that he found online that he used in his project. But…. There is a part […]

Wordless Wednesday Kiss 108 DJ TKA at #GWLNewEngland #WW


Last week, my family and I stayed overnight at the new Great Wolf Lodge New England. Check out post and pics. here. It was the grand opening celebration and we met Kiss 108 Radio Radio DJ “TKA”. In his own words, he is “kind of a big deal.” He was quite the character. He said […]

Wordless Wednesday Tree Diary #WW


In forth grade the kids keep a tree diary. They select a tree in our yard and keep a diary about it, recording the time, date, weather, temperature, surroundings and points of interest three times a year. Ryan just completed his last tree diary on our little elm tree that is growing out and around […]

Wordless Wednesday Cracking Up Over Gary Larson’s Far Side #WW


My parents bought my brother a Gary Larson book for his birthday so I thought I’d see what comics are floating around the “interwebs.” I just look at this first one and crack up – must be the look on her face. Here’s an oldie but goodie! Bad day to be stuck inside! An InLinkz […]

Wordless Wednesday At Harbes Farm #WW


A couple of weeks ago, I took a trip to the North Fork of Long Island, NY aka Long Island Wine Country with some blogging buddies. One of our stops was Harbes Family Farm. It was a beautiful opening day for the farm! They brought out all of the flowers, cooked up the cider doughnuts […]