Feet, Don’t Fail Me Now

Feet, Don’t Fail Me Now

I’m a runner. It’s something I’ve worked on since the first time I officially, with purpose, went on a “run.” I was 13 years old at the time, and stuck with my new morning exercise routine of a quick jog to the road and back for maybe two days. As it...
Hot Weather SPAC Hack, 2019

Hot Weather SPAC Hack, 2019

Last Sunday’s heat wave made the prospect of going to the Victorian Pool at the Saratoga Spa State Park even more appealing than a night on the lawn watching a show. But, since we already had tickets for the Sheryl Crow/Heart show for the evening, we were committed to...
One-Hit Kitchen Wonders

One-Hit Kitchen Wonders

While I’m most easily identified as Irish because of my freckles and red hair, I was raised by a German mom in a household in which being on time meant arriving 5 minutes early. First grade came with a radio alarm clock of my very own so I could out of bed and ready...
What Makes a Meal Memorable?

What Makes a Meal Memorable?

Through the years, I’ve enjoyed some pretty spectacular meals at a broad range of price points. There was lunch at the French Laundry that came in at a cost that dwarfed my car payment, and a dinner in Liguria, Italy that included two bottles of Pigato and multiple...