Category Archives: WEEKEND

Hiking in the ADKs –> Fall is coming!

I was a little mopey when I got back to Vermont. Post-vacation blues. Some close friends moved – Jen actually left for an internship in Seattle when I was in Europe, tragic! (But she LOVES it there and must visit … Continue reading


I’m chicken-sitting:)

I had to hurry back from my weekend in Boston for my friend Liz’s bachelorette party to watch a co-worker’s chickens. Burlington allows city dwellers up to four chickens. They’re pretty adorable and fun, and more importantly, I got to taste how … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND: Bolton, braids, and bike rides.

Long weekends are the best, no? I got out in the woods near Bolton on Sunday afternoon, after watching some friends run the marathon. It was nice to escape the city spectator crowds and walk around the woods later that … Continue reading

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Weekend in the Midwest: Leah’s Bat Mitzvah/HOME!

Took a quick trip home for my cousin’s bat mitzvah in Michigan and to see my niece Amelia on her first birthday. When she was born, I remember that I was on a train en route from Osaka back to … Continue reading

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This weekend I got my bike out and went on my first bike ride of 2014. FELT SO GOOD! I biked down to Burlington’s waterfront, which was packed with people enjoying the sunny afternoon, and then went to a 90-min yoga … Continue reading

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JAZZ FEST WEEKEND: 15 highlights from Louisiana!

It took forever to fly down there and I forgot my headphones, but I had the 800-page Goldfinch to keep me company. I’m only about a quarter of the way through it. (I found 60 percent off Bose noise-canceling headphones at … Continue reading

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A BAKE-OFF WEEKEND: On a sugar high.

On Friday, some students organized a bake-off in the building. There were TABLES of desserts. I made Kate’s cookies, and despite my flashy sign and cool cake-stand display, I shockingly (ha!) did not win, but it was a lot of fun. … Continue reading

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