|Julie and Peter Gowan came for a visit in|
early June. We've been friends now since we
cruised together in the Bahamas.
|Uli & Thomas "Toriba" visited us in June. We've known them|
for years cruising Guatemala, Belize, and Mexico.
Here - having lunch at Mountain Top Inn.
|On the top of Killington Mountain|
|We're on the porch of W.E.Pierce General Store in|
Shrewsbury. Heather runs the store several times a week as
a volunteer. It's a Coop.
|Tom, Uli, Will & Sean. After visiting us they went to Boston|
and stayed with our son and son-in-law before flying
home to Germany.
|Scott, his brother Brent, cousins Lisa & Eric Aronson at|
Lisa's daughter Marlena's baby shower in Amherst
|We visited our daughter Zoe and her family out in Palo Alto,|
CA in June as well. Here we are about to take a hike - Scott,
Heather, oldest grandson Nick, George and Zoe in their
|Younger grandson Tommy at the lake where Nick is|
|Scott had to watch Kolya pretty carefully|
during our Fourth of July week! He turned
one August 1st.
|Our daughter-in-law Morgen with our|
youngest grandson Kolya.
|Molly & Patrick in front of Molly's fantastic|
Artichoke tarts. Their wedding was just after
our Fourth of July event in Portland, ME
|Our son James and Kolya enjoying the sprinkler on the lawn.|
|Julie led yoga classes out on the lawn.|
|That's Heather's new painting of our Tortugal Marina|
in Guatemala where "Scott Free" spends her summers.
|The Vermont Symphony Orchestra performed at the|
Mountain Top Inn just after the Fourth of July.
|Marty, Molly & Russ Wolf coming down the|
aisle to the lovely wedding site near
Portland, ME. It was a fantastic three-day
|We walked all around Portland during the weekend. Here we|
met up with David & Leslie Silverstein
|Sean enjoyed lots of time with his new nephew|
Kolya. We rented a house downtown Portland
from Airbnb that was great for ourselves,
Sean & Will and James, Morgen & Kolya.
|Judy, Debbie, Scott, Heather and Paula pose|
out on the deck.
|My sister Paula came for 2 weeks from Maryland. We also|
had Scott's brother Brent for a week during that time - and
briefer visits from Scott's cousin Lisa and Yosi, and my
first cousin Judy with her daughter Debbie and her new
|The annual Haystack Dinner & Dance was as fun as usual -|
it was a beautiful night but the bonfires were wonderful
after the sun went down. This benefits our all-volunteer
|We celebrated Pierce's stores 10th anniversary (as a Coop)|
with a wonderful BBQ.
|Sean & Will's new house in Dorchester. They are in the|
process of selling their condo.
|Flavia and Joey coming down the aisle|
after their beautiful wedding. Flavia and her
family are great friends of our's from
|No this isn't our dining room! It's the Downton Abbey set|
which we saw at the Downton Abbey exhibit in Boston.
|We loved seeing the original costumes - here several of the|
|And of course the downstairs kitchen!|