Hot Harry’s on Union StreetÂ is giving away free breakfast burritos this morning until 10 am.Â They’re asking, instead, that you throw in a donation that will go to the City Mission of Schenectady’s Family Life Center. Go, eat, give.
That’s right, it’s the month of love.Â We kicked it off with a little celebration that included a fancy dessert auction, and while I made bids on what would be most delicious to me personally, my ever-thoughtful husband looked at everything and thought, what would most delight my 7- and 5-year-old daughters?Â The result: Sure … [Read more…]
Night 2 without the husband and I’m on my third vapid chick flick.Â Wore the purple flower barrette to gymnastics and not a single person made a comment, which meant I couldn’t explain loudly that my five-year-old had done my hair.Â Earlier grouchiness evolved into an intense craving for a particular chocolate chip cookie recipe. … [Read more…]
Wow, did this week go by fast for everybody?Â We had aspirations to try to go skiing at Maple Ski Ridge in preparation for a ski trip later this month, but something about that first ski outing of the season always seems so daunting.Â Although, turns out that Plaine and Son is having a tent … [Read more…]
It ain’t my favorite holiday.Â I’ve had a dull time, and a decent time, and a couple of horrifyingly bad times.Â I’ve gone out dancing with the girls, where we suffered from the high expectations of New Year’s Eve:Â each venue seemed either not good enough or too expensive, so we’d wander to the next … [Read more…]
I’m actually pretty tuckered out.Â We’ve been entertaining and running errandsÂ like crazy, and what I’d like to do most is hunker down and complete my annual screening of It’s a Wonderful Life while emptying my tins of goodies.Â But maybe you have guests to entertain, children who are bored, or more energy than me.Â … [Read more…]