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“You can pour melted ice cream on regular ice cream. It’s like a sauce!”

“You can pour melted ice cream on regular ice cream. It’s like a sauce!”

Chris Pratt I love ice cream. There, I said it. I love ice cream and there’s nothing anyone can do to change my mind about how delicious ice cream is. These hot July summer days are the perfect days to just indulge in some of […]

“You can’t buy love but you can buy bagels and that’s basically the same”

“You can’t buy love but you can buy bagels and that’s basically the same”

Anonymous I don’t frequent Troy as much as I like but it seems every time I go, I find myself near the Psychedelicatessen (275 River St, Troy). I’ve always wanted to stop in there and see what they have (the name draws you in enough) […]

“The best wines are the ones we drink with friends”

“The best wines are the ones we drink with friends”

Anonymous Apologies on being behind on my blog lately. I had a great run (or lack of run, actually) when I sprained my ankle. All I had to do was lay on my couch and catch up on my blog which was awesome. Then, I […]

“I eat a lot of salad, a little meat, and some fruit. That’s all. But I like sweets.”

“I eat a lot of salad, a little meat, and some fruit. That’s all. But I like sweets.”

Sophia Loren I love going to Lake George in the Summer. There are so many great restaurants and things to do! One of my family’s favorite restaurants was George’s Restaurant (3857 NY-9L, Lake George). It kind of became a staple where at least once a Summer […]

“The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.”

“The heart has its reasons which reason knows not.”

Blaise Pascal I can’t even put into words how annoying this sprained ankle has been. I’ve been so active, getting back into hot yoga, PRing my 5K times and then BOOM, one game of kickball and I’m on crutches and told I can’t be active […]

“Children will not remember you for the material things you provide but for the feeling that you cherished them.”

“Children will not remember you for the material things you provide but for the feeling that you cherished them.”

Richard L. Evans One place in the Capital Region that I wish I lived closer to is the Healthy Living Market & Cafe (3065 Route 50, Saratoga Springs). I used to go to the cafe during my yearly trip to Vermont and was super excited when […]

No man in the world has more courage than the man who can stop after eating one peanut.

No man in the world has more courage than the man who can stop after eating one peanut.

Channing Pollock I don’t know if I’ve ever touched on my true culinary love. Sure, pasta is great, I could honestly eat a good slice of pizza for every meal and get me a good deli sandwich and I’m happy. My true love though, the […]

My perfect morning is spent drinking coffee, eating porridge and reading the paper at a local cafe.

My perfect morning is spent drinking coffee, eating porridge and reading the paper at a local cafe.

Anton du Beke Based on the idea of my blog, I can assume that you assume that I’m all about local. I’ve lived in this area my whole life and I love the support and compassion we all have for our area. The minute I […]

ADK Wine & Food

ADK Wine & Food

This weekend is the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival (Saturday June 27th 12PM-6PM & Sunday, June 28 12PM-5PM). Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the gate at the Charles R. Wood Festival Commons (West Brook Rd, Lake George). I’ve been looking forward to this […]

Beauty is in the Eye of the Beerholder

Beauty is in the Eye of the Beerholder

Kinky Friedman Being from Schenectady, Proctors is like a second home to me. I’ve been going to shows at Proctors since I was a kid and one of my favorite times of the year is to see their schedule to see what events are coming […]