Category Archives: everyday life

Just Eat It- a food waste movie

This past week, I watched a documentary that both horrified my and inspired me. The film is called “Just Eat It” and it follows two filmmakers as they become aware of how much food is wasted in North America (almost … Continue reading

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Weaving Holiday Gifts

I grew up in an old New England mill town, one of many in these parts. I remember as a child becoming obsessed with the stories of mill girls- young girls who left home to live in boarding houses and … Continue reading

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Leaf Peeping 2016

I really made an effort this year to take in the gorgeous foliage- it was even part of my “have fun in fall” list. Even though I live in New England and roll my eyes at all the leaf peepers … Continue reading

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Fall Goal #3: Have Fun

My first two fall goals were the boring but important ones (stay healthy, save money), but I also want to have fun! Fall is my favorite season in New England and I want to take advantage of it. Here are … Continue reading

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Small Town Gossip

There’s a reason Agatha Christie and so many others set their novels in small towns- they are full of interesting characters, mysteries (and murder, in the case of Christie). Small town bulletin boards help spread the word- who has had … Continue reading

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