Tag Archives: nature

Clarksburg Camping – Setting the Stage

Saturday, October 10th 2015 Come morning we awake to find that we live HERE now: Gavin models one of the adjacent camp sites awaiting our friends.   ClaraJane dares herself to climb a stump:   Paul gets to work with … Continue reading

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Why Are Dry Frogs Called ‘Toads?’

September 4th-6th, 2015 “Mom; Why are dry frogs called ‘toads’?” ClaraJane pursues her research of this question throughout our End of Summer Camping Experience.   Look!   And:   She fell in love with a toad and wanted to keep it.   She … Continue reading

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The Incredible Adventure of Jojo (and His Annoying Sister Avila)

I saw the most amazing movie last night! Being frugal, we don’t generally splurge on entertainment. But when I received a message from a friend yesterday afternoon and watched this trailer, I knew I wanted to go.  When I showed … Continue reading

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Speaking of Vitamin N

August 4, 2014 After a wonderful library show in Swampscott Mass, I managed to steal a quick dip in the ocean. Well actually I lied on the beach and STARED at it a while. Watching and listening to what feels … Continue reading

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