Monthly Archives: December 2016

MBTA Commuter Rail

Niall is a huge fan of trains.  All our boys have been, really.  The fact that we picked up Doug from the commuter rail every day while we were living in Massachusetts made that an inevitability, really.  But out of … Continue reading

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Getting Our Skate on at Rye Airfield

Rye Airfield, a skate park in Rye, New Hampshire, has a homeschool session at discounted rates one day a week during the school year.  When we lived in Maine, it was something I really wanted to do, but Niall was … Continue reading

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Luna Goes Crazy!

Like most dogs, Luna loves being off leash.  She gets what the kids call ‘the zoomies’ where she sprints back and forth around us.  In Massachusetts, there aren’t  many beaches where you can let your dog off lease – in … Continue reading

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Prides Crossing Confections

We made it through four whole days in Massachusetts before we had to hit up our favorite candy shop! Prides Crossing Confections began in a small shop in the Prides Crossing area of Beverly, Massachusetts.  The owner, Chris Flynn, made … Continue reading

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Sea La Vie, Plum Island

Here is our home for the next month!  Isn’t it adorable?  This is Sea La Vie, a beach cottage on Newburyport’s Plum Island.  We booked with VRBO.com, and it was super easy.  The owner of the cottage has always responded … Continue reading

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La Quinta Inn, Doswell, VA

About a week before our trip, I started looking for hotels.  Our criteria were:  pet friendly, clean, and sleeps six.  Pretty quickly we settled on La Quinta in Doswell, Virginia.  This specific La Quinta is right across the street from … Continue reading

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Plum Island Beach Cottage

Well, we made it to Massachusetts!  Actually, we arrived a few days ago, but we just now got my laptop hooked up, so I’m a bit delayed in chronicling our trip.  I also don’t have that many photos because it … Continue reading

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