Newburyport Holiday House Tour 2018 – Pt. 1

19 Federal Street Living Room Christmas Newburyport Holiday House Tour 2018

Happy (almost) Christmas! Sorry to take so long getting these Newburyport Holiday House Tour 2018 tour pics up. I ended up taking so many photos it’s taken forever to edit them down into a manageable tour. As I’ve often said, Newburyport, Massachusetts is my absolute favorite city.  One of the things I love about the … Read more

Holiday Shopping Guide: Pawsome Gifts for the Dog or Dog Lover on your list

RoyRoy's Corner silhouette of short hair dachshund, gifts for dogs

If you follow me on Social Media, you will know that my little boy RoyRoy has been suffering from IVDD (Intervertebral Disc Disease) since September. IVDD is a genetic disorder that effects up to 25% of all dachshunds and usually comes on between 4 and 7 years old. RoyRoy turns 6 in February. While it’s … Read more

Christmas cheer, decorating and amazing architecture in Newburyport, MA

I made my annual pilgrimage to the Newburyport Holiday House tour on Saturday and this year, we were treated to some amazing homes and lovely, though not ostentatious, holiday decorating. The House Tour is put on and benefits the Custom House Maritime Museum of Newburyport. The first house I visited was the 1774 Lowell-Tracy-Johnson House, … Read more