Category Archives: People

Let’s Have a Kiki


Picture it. Saturday night. The House of Blues. Boston. Furrylittlegnome introduced a fellow gnome to the Scissor Sisters – a glam band formed in New York City in 2001. While the Scissor Sisters are incredibly popular in Great Britain and … Continue reading

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A Visit to a Presidential Library


On this Flag Day, furrylittlegnome made her way over to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum for a work event. Located on Columbia Point, gnome could not help but admire the work from I.M. Pei and the Boston … Continue reading

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Made from Barre Granite


Barre granite. Furrylittlegnome was surrounded by it as a child. The E.L. Smith Granite Quarry was just a short car ride away. The front walkway and even the stairs to the front porch of her childhood home were made of … Continue reading

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Furrylittlegnome Spends the Afternoon at Kensington Palace


We all know who resides here now – Prince William and his wife, Catherine Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. Most of us also know that the prince’s mother, Princess Diana, called the palace her home from 1981 until her death … Continue reading

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A Walk to Remember


Furrylittlegnome and a dear family friend have finally stopped shaking. They recently learned about the infamous “Jack the Ripper” on a walking tour provided by Ripping Yarns. Gnome cannot recommend this tour enough! The “chilling tale” began right outside the … Continue reading

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A Review – What Makes You Beautiful


A furrylittlegnome first! ¬† Although she enjoys listening to Mumford & Sons, Scissor Sisters, Lady GaGa, Ed Sheeran and Those Darlins, never in a million years did gnome think that she would be a fan of a band geared towards … Continue reading

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Three Months and Counting…


The creation of furrylittlegnome is one my New Year’s resolutions for 2012. I cannot believe I have not broken it yet. After three months, to the day, of blogging under a nickname, I’ve learned many things about myself. By the … Continue reading

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Prepping for Race Day


It is a sunny and warm Saturday afternoon in Boston, and this city is buzzing with activity. It is opening weekend at home for the Boston Red Sox that has brought in baseball fans from all across New England, but … Continue reading

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The Hand


For the past eight weeks, furrylittlegnome has been typing away wearing this contraption attached to her left hand. It is a dynamic splint, and its purpose is to passively straighten some phalanges. Made out of thermoplastic, and a lot of … Continue reading

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International Approaches to Pop Culture and the News


Forget the American tabloid magazines. Forget the nightly entertainment shows. ¬†Forget about Brian Williams, Anderson Cooper and Bill O’Reilly. Although furrylittlegnome does like the newsmen mentioned above, when she wants some pop culture gossip or news that hasn’t made it … Continue reading

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