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Something for Everyone at Edward MacDowell Lake

With major excavation underway at our building, I’ve started looking for some new quiet places nearby where I can take a quick break and enjoy some peace and quiet. Just five minutes from downtown Peterborough, Edward MacDowell Lake has quickly become my favorite spot. The MacDowell Dam was built between 1948-1950 for flood protection, and […]


Paddleboard Fishing

From the time I was 6 or 7, until I was about 10 years old, I fished regularly with my Dad and brother in Marion, MA, where my grandparents lived. The fishing wasn’t much, just using worms to hook scup. Sometimes we used fishing rods, but mostly we used crusty old drop lines that my […]

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Alone or Not at All

Have you ever not done something because you were afraid of what was going to happen as a result? When at first your idea is great and gets you wicked excited…. then you think more about it and the “what if?” scenarios play out terribly, so you stop. Yeah, you’ve probably experienced it. Me too. It’s a human thing. For me […]