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Our (3rd) Family Trip to Disney and Some Tips

We just came back from our 3rd go-round of Disney World with the kids. I know there is something very first-world-problemy about describing a Disney vacation with the Dickensian quote “It was the best of times and the worst of … Continue reading

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Love for Beantown: Leg 2 of the Cape

Boston is the reason I’m here. Truly. My parents met while working at Boston Children’s. My oldest sister was born there and has lived her entire adult life there. We all attended pre-college programs at Tufts, and Jen went there … Continue reading

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Summer So Far

 

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Daytrip to Longwood Gardens (no kids allowed!)

It has been many years since I have had 5 hours in a row without either of my children. That’s 5 hours without being asked for “juice and snack”, 5 hours without having to ask someone if he or she … Continue reading

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Subways and Whales: A Favorite Things Trip to NYC

 After spending the first 3 plus years as an only child, Elijah definitely has had a roller coaster transition to being a big bro. Elijah and Remy get along pretty well, but there are still times when Elijah obviously wishes … Continue reading

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PHL to RVA: A Trip To and Down Memory Lane

Philly is where we have made our family, where my kids will consider “home”. There is a part of me, however, that will always feel like I am not truly going home until I cross River Road on Gaskins (going … Continue reading

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The Road to Cape Cod

So basically late April thru June was spent in a pretty scary flare. I was re-diagnosed, this time with Crohn’s Disease. Womp womp. Enter new meds and a burgeoning relationship with the Penn outpatient infusion suite (which has vibrating massage … Continue reading

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