Fun with librarians

This week I’ve had two new experiences thanks to my various professional associations – never let anyone tell you librarians don’t like to try new things! I must admit that neither manuscript illumination nor stand-up-paddleboarding were activities I’d previously thought of as networking opportunities, but I had lots of fun trying them both in company with some great groups of people. Continue reading

Back to the Berkshires

Late last July we joined some friends on a weekend trip to the Berkshires, some beautiful hills in Western Massachusetts.  Tom enjoyed it so much that he campaigned for another visit this year, and so it came to pass that last weekend saw us hopping in yet another rented car and heading northwards. Continue reading