Under the Wave off Kanagawa, also known 
as the Great Wave, 
Katsushika Hokusai, about 1830–31
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection, Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Art & Culture

Free Museum Days

As much as I love the summer time, there are moments when I need to escape indoors to the air-conditioned […]

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The Weekender: July 31-August 2

Can you believe it is going to be August tomorrow? This summer could slow down just a little bit, don’t […]

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Boston Public Market Opens Today!

Hooray – we finally have an indoor farmers market! The Boston Public Market celebrates its grand opening today, and I […]

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This One Wild and Precious Life

I recently re-read Mary Oliver’s “The Summer Day” and the famous last line of the poem has been stuck in […]

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Shakespeare on the Common

It’s a sign of summer: Shakespeare is back on Boston Common! The performances of King Lear continue through August 9, […]

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A Weekend in Italy with Randolph Engineering

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve likely noticed that I haven’t been in Boston much lately. I have been […]

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The Weekender: July 24-26

Wishing you a wonderful weekend! There are so many fun things going on in the area this weekend. Our picks: […]

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FIGMENT Boston

FIGMENT is coming to Boston again this weekend! The festival brings interactive public art to the Rose Kennedy Greenway on […]

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The Blue Hills Reservation, A Family Guide

Having been in Boston for many years, I have often heard of the Blue Hills Reservation but I am embarrassed […]

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A Visit to Lovells Island

Have you been to the Boston Harbor Islands? In my opinion, a visit to these shores is one of the […]

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