Saying Good-Bye to New England

I grew up in New England.  I moved back for eleven years, and recently I moved away again.  I started this blog to share my adventures in the northeastern US, but alas, I didn’t have many fun adventures. I moved 5 times, and dealt with a lot of unexpected difficulties during my time in the…

I Found The Snow

Last month I was asking where all the snow was, but I can tell you now that I have found it. For the fourth time in a little over a week the kids are missing school. My son is so sad, I’m sure he will be crying all day – NOT. But I might be……

The Air Up Here

When I visited North Carolina one year I remember standing outside on the deck of the house we had rented just breathing in the cool, dry air. I lived in Florida and air like that never happened. We would get less humid air – our “winter” – but it still was not the same as…

It Must Be May in New Hampshire

Generally, I love where I live in south-western New Hampshire. But at the end of April and all through the month of May the black flies are plentiful and annoying. I pretty much write off the entire month of May as lovely weather to look at from the safety of indoors. It’s a shame that…

Ice Waterfalls Roadside

When the sun is warm enough to melt snow but the days are still not very warm, ice waterfalls (I call them) form on the rocks and every year they seem to appear along this stretch of road heading into or out of Keene, NH. Excuse the blurriness of these shots since I was in…