Monthly Archives: December 2011

Merry American Christmas 2011 from Boston, Massachusetts (the annual Christmas letter)

I hope while reading this blog you and your family are well and enjoying the holiday season! Every year as I sit down to write this letter I always think “I can’t believe another year has passed – I feel like I … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas [Eve]

Any time there is a special event, I get sad about the fact that I’m on the other side of the world. I mean, apart from the fact that I don’t get to celebrate these special events with my family … Continue reading

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Ideas – how to survive a New England winter, v 2.Australia

It’s 4pm and I just took the kids around the block for a walk. It’s 3 degrees out there, and in relation to yesterday morning, when it was -6 when I dropped the kids at school, that’s warm. Haha – … Continue reading

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5 reasons you should DEFINITELY see Godspell on Broadway

When Christina and I won tickets to Godspell in their lotto on Thanksgiving weekend, I didn’t know what to expect of the show. I knew only two things about Godspell – that my (third) high school had done it as … Continue reading

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6 hours on a bus to… upstate New York?

Welcome to the most hilariously long bus journey of my life. I have to start out by saying that even thought this bus trip was nearly twice as long as the one to New York (somehow our MegaBus from Boston … Continue reading

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New York, New York [3 Broadway shows for less than $100!]

So I went to New York for the weekend. This is the second year in a row that I have spent Thanksgiving Weekend in NYC, and since it’s only the second Thanksgiving weekend of my life that I have spent … Continue reading

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