Peet's!), book-browsing, shopping, culture, food, etc. etc. Bought Linda The Help to read. Then we traveled north to the fishing village of Gloucester - traveled a bit south and sat in a park on the ocean where Josh and I played catch with a football and softball (we brought our gloves). Then, some ice cream on a day that reached over 100 degrees.
Today we'll explore downtown Boston. We're considering going on a whale-watching boat ride tomorrow. It's good to get away, we're relaxing.