“Wiggle Your Big Toe”

#14: Find Uma Thurman’s old house I had heard a while ago that Uma Thurman is originally from right here in Amherst, Massachusetts. I remember hearing this and thinking about how cool it would be to see her old house. She’s always been one of my favorite actresses; Kill Bill Vol. 2 is my favorite movie […]

“My only means of self defense is to wiggle my eye and feign being a salamander”

“Salamander Crossing” really stood out to me. It was right up my salamander alley.

“Skip, skip, skip to my Lou”

#13: Have a skipping squad meet in downtown Northampton I run a very tiny (but fun!) skipping club in Western Massachusetts called the Pioneer Valley Skipping Club (formally called Samantha’s Skipping Squad). I started it in late March and was totally inspired by Michelle Joni‘s skipping club. I read an article on her adult preschool and decided right then […]

“A Balanced Diet is Chocolate in Both Hands”

And by “Hershey Park”, I didn’t realize I meant “Hershey’s Chocolate World”.

“It Opened up my Eyes, I Saw the Sign”

I think it might have been during Fall 2014 when I noticed a rather large sign in the middle of an overgrown field next to Route 10 (known lovingly by some as THE HAMP STRETCH) in Northampton (very close to the border of Easthampton, but technically over “the line”). The sign was obviously handmade and was set back in the field quite a-ways but still legible. It said, boldly: TATTOOS ARE UGLY

It’s About That Time :)

Time for this year’s summer goals list! I have a lot of fun and challenging things planned for this year and I’m excited to share all of them with you. 🙂

2011 completed list coming soon

Wow! Thanks for the love everyone. I really appreciate it! The completed list from 2010 (it’s a “page”) is now up for your viewing pleasure. Check it out and let me know what you think (if you want). I will be posting the 2011 completed list soon and the 2012 one soon after that. The […]