Alison, crafts, Girlfriends, handmade pins, Haverhill MA, The Heartbeat of Haverhill, Uncategorized

Girlfriends = People with their Hearts in the Right Place

I did have time to crowdsource on Facebook to solicit handmade pins

Humor, poinsettia, Uncategorized

Moving Away from a Disposable World? Do plants count?

I bring my herbs inside each winter and enjoy the rosemary, thyme, sage, chives, and oregano throughout New England's cold weather months. I've managed to keep parsley alive too. In fact the only exception is basil, which dies before Thanksgiving typically. I'm not an expert gardener, just a hack who wings it without bothering to… Continue reading Moving Away from a Disposable World? Do plants count?

Family Fun, Topsfield Fair

10 Secret Things You Might Miss at the 2015 Topsfield Fair

Say the words "Topsfield Fair" and people who have spent very year at the Fair will tell you what they go for. For some it's the food, the rides, the animals, the giant pumpkin, the big name concerts, the food, the food.

Arts, Food, New England, photography, Uncategorized

Bird Watching for “Night Hawks”

We were surprised, but we loved the late night vibe, the chatty waitress and the food that was nothing at all like the grilled chicken salad I should have ordered. we had identified ourselves as "Nighthawks".

Animals, Birders, birds, brain4rent, Bunnies, cold weather, humor, Nature, New England, photography, Winter

Turkey Tales – Stalkers and Plunderers

I'm not quite sure if this is an actual courtship ritual or just an early middle school dance for fowl who flirt at flirting but still find the opposite sex kind of icky.