Happy Thanksgiving

I’m getting ready to head back east for a very traditional New England Thanksgiving dinner. All the elements that you see portrayed in idyllic family life will mostly likely be present complete with a kids table this year. We will have lots of family, turkey, […]

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Managing Holiday Stress

We are officially one week away from Thanksgiving! It totally snuck up on me this year. I’m not sure how it happened but it did. This year, we are spending Thanksgiving with my family in New England. I’ll get a chance to catch up with […]

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5 Ideas for Easy Entertaining

If you’ve spent any time in the Bay Area, you may have heard of this saying: “The coldest winter I ever spent was summer in San Francisco.” Our real summer tends to be in September/October—the skies are blue, the air is still, and the bone-chilling […]

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Back to Routines

You know those times when you have a large block of unstructured time, say like summer vacation, and you go all out, enjoy every minute but at the end you say to yourself, boy, am I glad to get back to normal? That’s me now. We […]

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Hey Everyone! I Can Kitesurf!

The current theme of my life has been to learn and try new things. I recently took up photography, started this blog and started kitesurfing. Who knows what else I’ll add this year… While kitesurfing doesn’t exactly fall into the “new” category since I started […]

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