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Slam Allen Brings It to Beacon

  There’s no better interlude on Memorial Weekend than taking in a show and for 200 plus Blues Fans that meant spending an evening dining on great locally sourced Hudson Valley foods & brews while taking in the sights and sounds [...]

I’m Only Doing A Top Ten Because No One Thought of It…

I’m glad you’re here. As it happens, I was deciding on whether to eat the twins’ leftover pancake, or treat myself to something really special and eat an entire bag of mini doughnuts. But if I stop typing, I’ll be eating. [...]

Send It by Certifiable Mail

The spirit of the season has finally crept up on me. I’m not saying it’s OK to sneak up on me. It’s not. I startle easily, have no bladder control left, and only keep one extra pair of pants on standby. They’re not even [...]

Christmas Trees and Toddlers: A Guide

  Those of you who came to see if I left any PopTarts alive after breakfast this morning can leave. They’re gone. They didn’t put up a fight. They were delicious, slathered in nothing but the hope that all the calories evaporated, [...]

The Two Ingredient Betty

  December is the perfect time to share recipes. Not only is it festive and leaves you knee-deep in a thesaurus, trying to figure out what the heck a sugar plum is.. (and, sweet-Paula-Dean-In-a-Butter-churn, does anyone actually know?) …it [...]

The Top Ten Things I Didn’t Get To Be Thankful For This Year

  I’m going to take a brief time-out from ironing my good leggings and giving a preliminary stretch to my Spanx, to wish you all the best for tomorrow. I’ll be eating turkey and trying to keep the twins from hiding mashed potatoes [...]