• Knitting
  • Box O Sox KAL

    My Instagram feed is filled with boxes of socks tagged with #boxosoxKAL so I had to investigate what this was. A box of 12 socks? I’m in! I immediately started imaginging family members opening boxes filled with socks! Well…let’s not get ahead of ourselves. My Giants/Hanukkah socks haven’t progressed much since knitting the other night. […]

  • Holidays
  • Two and Done

    My husband’s birthday is January 1st (sadly not the first baby of the new year in his place of birth) and we’ve ushered in the New Year for many past years at Madison Square Garden watching Phish. The other night, in fact, folks were figuring how long it’s been since their first show and I […]

  • Teaching
  • The End Is In Sight

    Good heavens teaching right up through the 23rd is not for the faint of heart! My kiddos have been bonkers since Thanksgiving but they’re slowly building up to all out madness. We had a snow squall on Thursday that none of us were expecting. When it started to snow, it wasn’t that big of a […]

  • Knitting
  • Newport at Christmas

    We had a busy weekend filled with lots of driving and walking  one thing on my Christmas Bucket List while Grey was in Nigeria was to see the Newport Mansions decorated for Christmas  I didn’t realized I’d planned this for the Newport Stroll so it was packed, but even a crowded day in Newport is […]

  • Weekend
  • Weekend Recap

    How do long weekends go by so quickly?!? I promise you I just walked out of school and now I am sitting here getting ready to go back. I think, and hope, that the next four weeks go quickly and with minimal stress.  I’ve already sorted the student-made ornaments and have planned the class party […]

  • Holidays
  • Thankful for…

    Popping in after a day of cooking and feasting for a bit of reflection. My husband is getting ready for a humanitarian trip to Nigeria which has me thinking of how much we have to be thankful for. Love Motherhood Kids who make life crazy and fun Education Family, near and far Home A career […]

  • Food
  • Thanksgiving Week Menu

    Well, I already shared the Thanksgiving Menu so I thought I’d share the menu for the remainder of the week. I’m on operation clean out in anticipation of a massive grocery trip at the end of the week in the hope that I don’t need to set food in Stop & Shop until mid-December other […]