Tea & Tailgating

Day 9. Or, my feet are killing me because I've been walking around all day and I really wanted some fudge and ice cream during our field trip today. *SIGH* We went to Mystic Seaport today. Man, I don't know if I'm getting wimpier as I get older, but it was dang hot and I felt … Continue reading Tea & Tailgating


Deerfield Fair

This year's trip to Deerfield Fair was bittersweet.  It ended up being our only camping trip of the season since money has been tight, but it is a tradition from Phil's childhood and we have carried it on since Josiah was a baby. I knew it would be tough... before it all went down, I realized … Continue reading Deerfield Fair

Favorite Places

Last week Phil and I celebrated our 14th wedding anniversary.  Just like we do every year during the warmer months, we had taken a few days and blocked them off as camping days, choosing our anniversary week to go somewhere.  Well, since money has been tight (there's been Phil's new truck, a new well pump … Continue reading Favorite Places


Can it be December first already?  I've been purposefully avoiding this space, as it eats up time I do not have! Since I don't want you to think I dropped off the face of the earth, however, here are some highlights from the past couple months: In September, we ended the camping year with our annual trip to … Continue reading Current