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Edgartown: Tempura for the Touchdown Club

Happy busiest week of the year on M.V. For the first time ever, I’ll be missing the fair, which is weird for me. But...

Edgartown: Rotary pancake breakfast

Today is the day. Riley and I head to Boston tonight, and New Mexico in the morn. So I'm doing what any sensible mother...

Edgartown: “A Master of Balance” program

The tension is building at home these days, as we are into the final countdown for moving into college. Riley is currently scheduled to...

Edgartown: Clear the roads

Watch out, world: Amelia has her permit! My baby is driving. This summer is just chock-a-block full of ‘how did that happen so fast’...

Edgartown: Tribal Clans of Chappy

It might be my imagination, or it might be just because the Fourth of July week was crazy here, but the Island seems bearable...

Edgartown: “As I See It” art show

Here’s my deep thought for this week. Or rather, my awakening this week. I was taking my niece, Abby, to the boat on Sunday,...

Edgartown: Yoga at Island Alpaca

It’s here. The first real week of summer is upon us, and the forecast is for hot, sunny weather for much of the week....

Edgartown: Annual Garden Tour

I’ve said it before, I think but I’ll say it again. College sure has changed since I went. So much is handled electronically, which...

Edgartown: Martha’s Vineyard Museum summer season

I’m starting to get emotional these days. Given all the graduations and special events going on lately, it was bound to catch up to...

Edgartown: Class Night

My baby graduated high school today. Or at least that’s what it feels like. In reality, it was my 17-year-old son, graduating right on...

Edgartown: Recital weekend

We are through recital weekend! It is always such a crazy busy weekend, between prepping and extra rehearsals and performances. These young women, girls,...

Edgartown: March to the Sea

We had a beautiful day for the annual March to the Sea last Friday afternoon. It was warm and sunny, with enough breeze to...

Edgartown: Fun and excitement on tap

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the MV Marathon and Half Marathon on Saturday. I waited along the route for my friends and...

Edgartown: Birding weekend

Happy May. It is May, right? It certainly seemed like it on Saturday. Not so much on Sunday. Spring is trying to get its...

Edgartown: Screaming for spring

I was driving down the West Tisbury Road the other night, and the pinkletinks at Sweetened Water Pond were incredibly loud. I could hear...

Edgartown: Take the trip

I have a confession to make. April vacation was amazing. We don’t do the vacation thing very often. The last “real” vacation was Disney...

Edgartown: Celebrity Waiters Dinner

It’s vacation week. What a wonderful way to recover from campaigning and politicking. Maybe I can actually get my yearbook done this week. It’s...

Edgartown: Live from Lowell Memorial Auditorium

I’m writing this week from Lowell Memorial Auditorium. Dance competition is a lot about hurry up and wait, so I’ve learned to bring work...

Edgartown: Bird-a-Thon fundraiser

Happy April. I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter. Our kids are 15, 17, and 18, and they still enjoyed an Easter egg hunt...

Edgartown: March for Our Lives

Tonight has proved to be a very interesting night in our household. Riley and Amelia both went off-Island this weekend. Riley had his yearly...