Monthly Archives: November 2012

Victoria and Albert


When you visit London, one thing that stands out are all of the wonderful memorials and landmarks dedicated to the military and to members of the royal family scattered throughout this historical city.  When furrylittlegnome visits, she likes to make … Continue reading

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It’s Snowing!


The Vermont golden dome…

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Welcome to Boston!


For days, the media has been teasing us about it. Finally, their doors at 185 Franklin Street in Boston officially opened this morning! Pret A Manger has arrived in Boston, and furrylittlegnome couldn’t be happier. She ventured inside at 7:45 … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome’s Glimpse of Sainte-Chapelle


While meandering through an old Boston neighborhood yesterday, something caught furrylittlegnome’s eye that she has not noticed before: lots of stained glass windows on old Beacon Hill brownstones. This new discovery is the inspiration for today’s post. On the Ile … Continue reading

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One More Day or Four More Years?


Today is a big day in America.   For the past 223 years, Americans have gone to the polls to elect a President of the United States.  As we all learned in US History class, the President can run for two terms … Continue reading

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