Ready for Easter?

In my family growing up,  Easter was a big deal. My mom made our Easter outfits (I know, pretty incredible), dresses in sprigged cotton and matching lining in the pastel wool coats. Yes, she made us coats. And new shoes and frilly ankle socks for me and my sisters, my brother got a new suit or new shirt and tie.  I particularly remember our footwear, . . . → Read More: Ready for Easter?

There’s School Tomorrow…Finally!

There’s School Tomorrow! Now that you’re dug out…time to get all your errands done!

Like going to the grocery store, the pharmacy, maybe pick up some Valentine’s Day gifts. I, ahem, may or may not have eaten some intended gifts during the hunkering down time. Note to self – next year buy non-consumable items like the ones at Linden Square. Don’t worry – they have . . . → Read More: There’s School Tomorrow…Finally!

Linden Square – Lovely All Year Round

Linden Square – Lovely All Year Round

When my children were little, I was in Wellesley every week for my wonderful Tuesday playgroup and I was introduced to Roche Brothers for groceries, but really, I went for the drummies,  and the Linden Street Deli for fantastic sandwiches. Then when Linden Square was added, I still went for drummies groceries, to The Cottage for lunch, or . . . → Read More: Linden Square – Lovely All Year Round

Halloween Preparedness

Halloween is tomorrow and I am putting up decorations a bit late this year…as in today (maybe this had something to do with Hurricane Sandy, maybe I just didn’t get to it). I like this time of year, carving pumpkins, apple picking, trick or treating – although I’m not into the scary movies. Love that there are people who are trying to present healthy alternatives to this sugar laden holiday. Check out my finds! . . . → Read More: Halloween Preparedness