I had an unexpected date with a tall fellow named Nemo. He was a whopping 2 1/2 feet tall…higher here & there. He left me hot & sweaty… praying not to see his face again, and my dog didn’t like him at all. In the end it took the help of a few neighbors to [...]
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This past Saturday was chilly and overcast, but the weather held out enough not to disrupt the Soccer Clinic event in North Providence that day. The event was sponsored by Libby’s, and the big draw of the day… Olympic soccer star Brandi Chastain was giving direct hands on advice to the kids. In case you [...]
No matter what your religion might be, if you live in Southern New England, especially Massachusetts or Rhode Island, you have most likely made the trek to La Salette Shrine. It has become a holiday tradition for many of us… and is certainly reflected in the massive traffic jam it creates in the weeks leading [...]
My family had the pleasure of attending last night’s opening show of Madagascar Live at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC). When we first arrived I was bit concerned that my daughter would not focus on the show too well, since we had balcony seats, but once the Madagascar performers came out, they captured her [...]
Madagascar Live! Ticket Giveaway, for the Providence, RI PPAC show. Win a Family 4 Pack of tickets, for Opening Night. Madagascar Live! is coming to PPAC (Providence Performing Arts Center) April 8 – 10 There will be 7 Performances! All of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends from MADAGASCAR are out of the zoo and onto the [...]
I love Halloween displays. This display was done by my parents last year, in Coventry, RI. Make sure to check out Part 2 as well, there is a cool building they constructed especially for the Halloween display. Check out the ghoulish shop keeper. M checking out the gruesome selection. Apparently dogs are allowed at this [...]
While editing pics from visiting my parent’s Halloween display (they really go all out), a saw a running theme among the pics. My daughter’s innocent total lack of fear, when it came to things that I would expect to frighten her. Her response…fascination. She had no fear at all. Even the big devil in [...]