Archive for September, 2015

This looks fun, but …

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

... it was kinda insane. It was horribly hot out yesterday, although maybe it was nice out on the river? These are people kayaking in the Hudson River. That's New Jersey in the distance.

Must Leave Apartment

Monday, September 7th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I've been in for the past few days working and I really do have to get out of the house and do something fun. Wish me luck! I will report back with pictures if I make it out. I ...

Me on the Field at Fenway Park

Friday, September 4th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

My sister-in-law Robin just emailed a picture of me on the field at Fenway Park. I love this picture! I was so excited to be there, and conflicted about that due to the occasion. But as I ...

Josephine Shaw Lowell, or Sometimes it’s Hard to Find Good Guys

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

I've been researching Josephine Shaw Lowell, who served on the New York State Board of Charities and was involved in charity and correction reform in the 19th century. But like everyone else I've been looking into, she comes off ...

Vanderbilt Museum

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I visited the Vanderbilt Museum in Centerport, LI recently, a beloved museum from my childhood. The exhibits are actually not too interesting for a child. In fact, I even remembered them as dusty, old drawers full of rocks, ...