The Captain


I get promoted to Captain tomorrow – at sea in the Northern Arabian Gulf.  I really wish you could be here, it would have meant the world to me to have you pin on my Captain’s eagles.  I miss you.


My Dear Baby Brother – This bittersweet summer of sorrow and joy is made more joyous with this news, and yet sadder still by not being with you.  I miss you terribly.



Rhode Island

Spending the week with my parents in Portsmouth – helping my Dad and Mom through his last week of radiation.  Took a break this evening to drive over to my sister’s in Little Compton – I love the drive along the Sakonnet River through Tiverton and Tiverton Four Corners.  Truly beautiful.

Tiverton RI

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Mr + Mrs

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So proud of my sister, Cheryl Sparks – she gave her beautiful daughter Alexandra a fairy tale wedding at her home in LIttle Compton.  The first day of marriage for Mr. and Mrs. Mark Rautiola. xoxoDGF_6412 copy DGF_6415 copy DGF_6487 copy DGF_6492 copy DGF_6494 copy DGF_6510 copy DGF_6513 copy DGF_6524 copy DGF_6633 copy DGF_6665 copy DGF_6676 copy DGF_6679 copy DGF_6683 copy