A Trail Running Mom Looks Ahead to Spring.

This post originally appeared here, on the Friends of the Middlesex Fells blog: As a working mom of two young children, the late afternoon run, especially a trail run, is a rare and luxurious treat. It is as if my very cells seize the chance to exalt in the rush of blood, oxygen, and vitamin … Continue reading A Trail Running Mom Looks Ahead to Spring.

A School Vacation Week Lament.

For those of you unfamiliar with the unique pleasures and fulfillment that only life with two small children can bring, you may not be aware that last week was FEBRUARY SCHOOL VACATION WEEK here in Massachusetts. And right around the corner (before you know it, really) is APRIL SCHOOL VACATION WEEK. Yes, that's right; two … Continue reading A School Vacation Week Lament.