Log Archive

Meadow wearing a hoodie, getting ready for a walk; looking cute
Meadow wearing a hoodie, getting ready for a walk; looking cute
Henry in the Green River
Henry in the Green River
Henry, Alejandra, and Meadow at MassMoca
Henry, Alejandra, and Meadow at MassMoca
Meadow's gaze, reflected
Meadow's gaze, reflected
A visit from Henry and Olivia
A visit from Henry and Olivia
Meadow and Dax, both behaving
Meadow and Dax, both behaving
A little late on the starters, in my basements under the lamps
A little late on the starters, in my basements under the lamps
Irrigation ready in the front beds
Irrigation ready in the front beds
Meadow and I just before a walk
Meadow and I just before a walk
Alej, Meadow and I on a hike in the Fells
Alej, Meadow and I on a hike in the Fells
Meadow, in her finest sweater, already outgrown
Meadow, in her finest sweater, already outgrown
It's amazing what you'll find in your neighborhood forest
It's amazing what you'll find in your neighborhood forest
A window framing the Green River in Williamstown, MA
A window framing the Green River in Williamstown, MA

My dæmon Dax, with snout nestled in both fore and hind paws
My dæmon Dax, with snout nestled in both fore and hind paws
Dax on the Rock Circuit Trail with the Boston Skyline in the background
Dax on the Rock Circuit Trail with the Boston Skyline in the background
Digital terrain model
Digital terrain model
Excellent dumpster logo design
Excellent dumpster logo design
Alejandra in Hopkinton
Alejandra in Hopkinton
Hidden in the MFA
Hidden in the MFA
Trying a gaming cafe
Trying a gaming cafe
Russ holding his sleeping bag in the last morning's light
Russ holding his sleeping bag in the last morning's light
Shadow of a fern near the Appalachan Trail
Shadow of a fern near the Appalachan Trail
View from our tent, with Russ waking up, and Henry in his hammock
View from our tent, with Russ waking up, and Henry in his hammock
Our tent nestled in the trees in the morning light
Our tent nestled in the trees in the morning light
Henry's motorcycle stuck in deep, thick mud after an ambitious run
Henry's motorcycle stuck in deep, thick mud after an ambitious run
Yorda (previously my motorcycle, now belonging to Russ) and my rental on a class four trail
Yorda (previously my motorcycle, now belonging to Russ) and my rental on a class four trail
Henry's motorcycle laying on its side as we contemplate how to right it
Henry's motorcycle laying on its side as we contemplate how to right it
Russ & Henry as we enter North Adams MA
Russ & Henry as we enter North Adams MA
A surprise birthday for me
A surprise birthday for me
double rainbow over Revere
double rainbow over Revere
disc dogs: Henry, Dax, and Mochi after a round of disc golf
disc dogs: Henry, Dax, and Mochi after a round of disc golf

Sabrina
Sabrina
Roman Holiday
Roman Holiday
Tree built into a fence
Tree built into a fence
That Thing You Do
That Thing You Do
Pops and Dax in Williamstown
Pops and Dax in Williamstown
One of my new favorite ways to make a "nitro" americano - with lots of ice and the milk frother
One of my new favorite ways to make a "nitro" americano - with lots of ice and the milk frother
Izakaya with Russ, Jeff, Steph, Mal and Kayla
Izakaya with Russ, Jeff, Steph, Mal and Kayla
Tomato starters in a little greenhouse shelf I made
Tomato starters in a little greenhouse shelf I made
Always pay respect to the in situ - Montpellier VT
Always pay respect to the in situ - Montpellier VT
Beaver Dam at Lake Wapanacki - VT
Beaver Dam at Lake Wapanacki - VT
Lake house
Lake house
Shucking my beans :)
Shucking my beans :)
Roadside stop happened to be one of the conservation easements we monitor
Roadside stop happened to be one of the conservation easements we monitor
Alejandra and I are married
Alejandra and I are married
Celtics game
Celtics game
Quin's throne in the cemetery
Quin's throne in the cemetery
Stroll through Mt. Auburn
Stroll through Mt. Auburn
A day in Portland ME with my best pals
A day in Portland ME with my best pals
Back at port
Back at port
See?
See?
Morning shakshuka like you've never had
Morning shakshuka like you've never had
The crew joins the exploratory party - dinnertime
The crew joins the exploratory party - dinnertime
The dingy returns
The dingy returns
Boat rocking in the cove
Boat rocking in the cove
An inland sea of sorts
An inland sea of sorts
We landed on the isle - desolate
We landed on the isle - desolate
Boston receeds into the distance
Boston receeds into the distance
Quinalt keeps watch
Quinalt keeps watch
A houseplant needed fresh air
A houseplant needed fresh air
Horizon awaits
Horizon awaits
The crew eager to set off
The crew eager to set off
The boat - prepared
The boat - prepared
Henry demonstrating safety first
Henry demonstrating safety first
Quin demonstrating safety first
Quin demonstrating safety first
The crew - assembled
The crew - assembled
The crew assembles
The crew assembles
Dawn mists - on my way to CO to see my team
Dawn mists - on my way to CO to see my team
Nahant beach
Nahant beach
Kayak on the Mystic
Kayak on the Mystic
Fermented peppers
Fermented peppers
Into the Inferno
Into the Inferno
The harvest
The harvest
Carrots
Carrots
Cabbages
Cabbages
The beans grow tall
The beans grow tall
M carved into the concrete
M carved into the concrete
Harvest upon returning from ME
Harvest upon returning from ME
Kayak in Casco Bay
Kayak in Casco Bay
Kayak in Casco Bay
Kayak in Casco Bay
Kayak in Casco Bay
Kayak in Casco Bay
Lunch in Bath ME
Lunch in Bath ME
Alejandra and Dax on the trail
Alejandra and Dax on the trail
Alej and Dax taking in the view pt 2
Alej and Dax taking in the view pt 2
Alej and Dax taking in the view pt 1
Alej and Dax taking in the view pt 1
The summit offered a breeze to keep the bugs at bay
The summit offered a breeze to keep the bugs at bay
Daxter laying in the grass
Daxter laying in the grass
The facade of Portland, ME
The facade of Portland, ME
Alej and Max
Alej and Max
Alej in Portland ME
Alej in Portland ME
Architecture of Portland, Maine
Architecture of Portland, Maine
A curious architectural compound along the cemetery
A curious architectural compound along the cemetery
A walk in Portland ME
A walk in Portland ME
Tomatters pt 2
Tomatters pt 2
Bumblebee tomats pt 1
Bumblebee tomats pt 1
Merlin (1998)
Merlin (1998)
Bolchoi Arena - an impulse purchase when I saw the artwork
Bolchoi Arena - an impulse purchase when I saw the artwork
Jodi in NH
Jodi in NH
Jason in NH
Jason in NH
Lake Winnipesaukee
Lake Winnipesaukee
Alej in the North End
Alej in the North End
Mal post morning ride - apparently breaking the local records
Mal post morning ride - apparently breaking the local records
Mal and Hen
Mal and Hen
Dax
Dax
Daxter's best pal Mochi pt 2
Daxter's best pal Mochi pt 2
Daxter's best pal Mochi
Daxter's best pal Mochi
Malcolm has entered the chat
Malcolm has entered the chat
Alej mid-Taco Party
Alej mid-Taco Party
Henry pre Taco Party
Henry pre Taco Party
Alej on hike
Alej on hike
Henry on hike
Henry on hike
One before we left
One before we left
komorebi
komorebi
life tree
life tree
Joma
Joma
Jessie
Jessie
Two friends serendipitously in the same lake at the same time
Two friends serendipitously in the same lake at the same time
Pizza fans ready for pizza
Pizza fans ready for pizza
Pizza dough ready to go
Pizza dough ready to go
Henry is in town!
Henry is in town!
Dunkirk
Dunkirk
Riding home from the beach along the Northern Strand Trail
Riding home from the beach along the Northern Strand Trail
Enjoying my birthday in a new hammock
Enjoying my birthday in a new hammock
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
Tomato - pumpkin - peppers - squash - lemongrass - peas
Tomato - pumpkin - peppers - squash - lemongrass - peas
Pumpkins - cilantro - tomato - peppers - peas - basil
Pumpkins - cilantro - tomato - peppers - peas - basil
Carrots - dill - cabbage - peppers - tomato - oregano
Carrots - dill - cabbage - peppers - tomato - oregano
Beans - corn - okra - tomatoes - peppers - chives - basil
Beans - corn - okra - tomatoes - peppers - chives - basil
Officemate
Officemate
Great start - weather perfect for a 3 hour run
Great start - weather perfect for a 3 hour run
The Northern Strand Trail is a quiet section of the East Coast Greenway
The Northern Strand Trail is a quiet section of the East Coast Greenway
It traverses a number of towns - Everett - Malden - Revere - Saugus - Lynn
It traverses a number of towns - Everett - Malden - Revere - Saugus - Lynn
The path soon becomes flanked by saltwater marshes
The path soon becomes flanked by saltwater marshes
Interpretive sign
Interpretive sign
It's clear that the path and it's buffer of nature can exist because it is a power and natural gas corridor - a pervasive dichotomy
It's clear that the path and it's buffer of nature can exist because it is a power and natural gas corridor - a pervasive dichotomy
One of my favorite sections where you currently have to traverse an I-beam due to a new bridge being built - the tide is moving out
One of my favorite sections where you currently have to traverse an I-beam due to a new bridge being built - the tide is moving out
At the terminus of the Northern Strand Path the route continues North through Lynn's public space towards the coast - almost there
At the terminus of the Northern Strand Path the route continues North through Lynn's public space towards the coast - almost there
The ocean
The ocean
Nahant and Lynn beach - I was headed to the farthest visible point
Nahant and Lynn beach - I was headed to the farthest visible point
A powerful relic
A powerful relic
William G. - Lost at Sea
William G. - Lost at Sea
The path turns back in from the beach through Wyman Woods in Marblehead
The path turns back in from the beach through Wyman Woods in Marblehead
Salem - The Willows
Salem - The Willows
Alejandra and Dax met me :)
Alejandra and Dax met me :)
Sugar pea harvest
Sugar pea harvest
Sondra and Jay are married
Sondra and Jay are married
Ya-ta-ta
Ya-ta-ta
Sunset walk with Alejandra and Dax
Sunset walk with Alejandra and Dax
Daxter browsing the neighborhood library
Daxter browsing the neighborhood library
Every day has been an overwhelming radish harvest
Every day has been an overwhelming radish harvest
his best t-rex
his best t-rex
Slick rock and silent trails - rainy fells today
Slick rock and silent trails - rainy fells today
Raddishes and sugar peas from seed making great progress
Raddishes and sugar peas from seed making great progress
T ride to vaccine
T ride to vaccine
Early in the run - spotted a marsh taking over a baseball field
Early in the run - spotted a marsh taking over a baseball field
Medford to Malden to Everett to Boston to Revere to Lynn to Saugus and home again
Medford to Malden to Everett to Boston to Revere to Lynn to Saugus and home again
Birds du jour
Birds du jour
A brief interlude walk with Alejandra and Dax
A brief interlude walk with Alejandra and Dax
First view of the ocean at Revere Beach
First view of the ocean at Revere Beach
The bridge was familiar. I had crossed it years earlier during a similarly impulsive physical activity - trying to beat a train from Boston to Manchester by the Sea by bike
The bridge was familiar. I had crossed it years earlier during a similarly impulsive physical activity - trying to beat a train from Boston to Manchester by the Sea by bike
Crossing an old railroad in Rumney Marsh
Crossing an old railroad in Rumney Marsh
Back in Malden Center
Back in Malden Center
Alain Mimoun 1956 Olympics documentary
Alain Mimoun 1956 Olympics documentary
Pollinator plants relocated from their winter plot pt.2
Pollinator plants relocated from their winter plot pt.2
Pollinator plants relocated from their winter plot pt.1
Pollinator plants relocated from their winter plot pt.1
A flotilla of seedlings
A flotilla of seedlings
A spark in the Fells
A spark in the Fells
Seedlings doing well
Seedlings doing well
Daxter waiting for his best friend Mochi
Daxter waiting for his best friend Mochi
Preparing the raised beds
Preparing the raised beds
The prince
The prince
Visiting Williamstown
Visiting Williamstown
First on the trail
First on the trail
Growlab set up in the basement
Growlab set up in the basement
Prince of the Fells
Prince of the Fells
Porco Rosso
Porco Rosso

Compiled 2024-2-14