Mary Firestone

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My five places to get to this year!

By |January 21st, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Orcas Island, WA Lu went last year and adored it.  I have a crush on the Pacific Northwest and have a feeling this will be right up my alley... Nantucket, MA An old favorite!  I was actually a mother's helper on Nantucket when I was 18.  Can't wait to return to the charming cobblestone streets, ...

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5 places to go this year! Our favorites from 2013.

By |January 17th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

1. Ballyfin in Ireland 2. Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, CA 3. Orcas Island, WA 4. St. Bart's, French West Indies 5. Portland and the Williamette Valley Keep up with us on Facebook!  Like us here. xox

Hotel Spotlight: Hotel Guanahani on St. Bart’s

By |January 12th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

On our delightful family trip to St. Bart's in the Caribbean to celebrate our Dad's 70th birthday and Thanksgiving, we passed over the sexy Eden Rock and lovely Isle de France for the more family friendly Hotel Guanahani. Located about five to ten minutes from the cute "town" of St. Jean where Eden Rock is ...

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A healthy and speedy recovery after birth!

By |January 6th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Happy New Year!!  I finally have the time and energy to write about my recovery after giving birth to Ever.  Yes, five and a half months later!  First of all, I am obviously not a doctor and I am just sharing my experience for things that helped me...  I am no authority, but if anything ...

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Merry Christmas!!

By |December 24th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

Merry Christmas to all of you!  We are delighted to be having a low key and local-- first time ever-- Christmas this year.  Baby Ever is wishing you the merriest of holidays, too!  He says his Mom and Auntie will be back to blogging regularly in the new year.  Promise!  xoxo Keep up with us ...

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Be Baby: Baby Ever’s first flights. Making air travel with a baby pleasant!

By |December 17th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

We took our first big trip with Baby Ever over Thanksgiving to celebrate our Dad's 70th birthday on St. Bart's in the Caribbean.  A delightful trip and something I was looking forward to and yet dreaded the three flights and time change that went along with getting there.... A few things that actually made it ...

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Thanksgiving on St. Bart’s!

By |December 9th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

We're back from unplugging for a week on St. Bart's in the Caribbean for our Dad's 70th birthday and Thanksgiving!  It was an incredible week on an island that has it all-- natural beauty and culture.  Stay tuned for lots of pictures and details on where to eat, drink, beach and be merry!!  xoxo Keep ...

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Placenta Encapsulation. AKA eating your placenta….!

By |October 9th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

If the title of this post made you gag, you're not alone!  Lying on my good friend and acupuncturist, Gianna's table weeks before giving birth, I asked her if there were things I could do to be sure I recovered well and avoid the massive hormonal mood swings that can rule the post partum period.  ...

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Two months!!

By |September 24th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

Loving being two months old!  And already a flirt with the ladies-- all over his first new friend, Beatrice Faxon.  You guys getting tired of the baby posts compliments of moi?  At just two months in, it is still very much Baby Season for me!  There is a lot to figure out and a lot ...

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First Family Trip!! A weekend in Santa Ynez, CA.

By |September 13th, 2013|UNCATEGORIZED|

We took Baby Ever away for our first family trip over Labor Day weekend!!  We spent two nights in the most charming cottage right on a river in the Santa Ynez Valley surrounded by vines, wide open fields and wildlife.  It was lovely.  We brought the little guy to his first wine tasting at Demetria ...

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