Yesterday….Erik reached the 40 year mark

Happy Birthday, my son in LA! If I remember correctly, you were supposed to arrive in late October. This photo must have been taken close to Thanksgiving and was used for the yearly Christmas card. Here’s to another 50+ years. Another whole lifetime.

Can Sleep Anywhere

Laura climbed in the tub in the toybox and took a nap! Dylan could nap anywhere! One might ask why their mother let them.

Happy Birthday, Dylan!

As I comb through the negs, there are photos that I can’t resist. This is my best cute cat photo. The story is better than the image, though. The high chairs in the 1970s were not quite as safety minded as they are today. Note the tie hanging off the back of the seat. Jack’s … Continue reading

They all look alike…

I have been working with lots of scans and slides from 19?? on. I think this is Dylan, freshly born, in Burbank Hospital, Fitchburg, almost 36 years ago. But then maybe it is….??? For sure the bottom pic is Laura!

Happy Birthday, Johanna!

1970s New Hampshire

Fletcher Dole, the quintessential Yankee, the model for the milkman in Thornton Wilder’s play, “Our Town,” the man who sold us raw milk against the law.  I miss him. He told the best stories in the shortest time. His sweet corn fed the fellows at MacDowell Colony. It was the best.

Let’s go way, way back….way back

Isn’t that a song? Will have to find it. I think it’s Aretha….. Learning to use wordpress instead of blogspot. This is from the iPod to see if I can manage to post from Italy.