Category: lexington


Jack in the Pulpit

This is the time of year when the jack-in-the-pulpits pop up around here. This year is the best I remember seeing in a long time. There are dozens of them. Jack in the Pulpit...


Patriot’s Day

Today is the biggest holiday of the year here in Lexington. Peter marched in the first parade this morning. It was sunny, but it was kind of chilly. After the parade, we went to...


Big Fridge

The reason we were messing around with the plumbing arrived today. It looks like this: Isn’t it cute? It’s really big. That’s a problem. We live in a cape which was built in 1950....

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Back to School

We went back to school today I’m in 7th grade now. I like all of my teachers. My science teacher’s lost and found is very different he has a warthog head on the wall...

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First Day Of School

Today was my first day of school. We had a messed up schedule so that everyone could meet all their teachers. I learned that we have a new band teacher, and that we have...


Grandpa’s Todo List

My parents were visiting this summer to get out of the Florida summer heat. My father isn’t very good at sitting still. He’s much happier if you give him a list of things to...


Filming in Lexington

This evening when we went into Lexington to have dinner and go to the library we found many extra people milling around and massive bundles of cables running up and down the sidewalks. It...


Band Concert, July 28

Another band concert last night. It was a beautiful night for it, and the band sounded great … … but Tom and Pete spent most of the concert way in the back, whittling.

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Every year in June, one of the trees in our yard starts shaking. If you look closely, you’ll see that it is full of squirrels and birds. You’ll see bluejays, goldfinches, rose breasted grosbeaks,...