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“Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.”

“Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.”

Yogi Berra I love Spring and Summer, but who doesn’t? Yeah, the weather is great and I love not having to bundle up with scarves and gloves when I leave but my favorite part is that some of my favorite places open! One of those […]

“My cell phone is my best friend. It’s my lifeline to the outside world.”

“My cell phone is my best friend. It’s my lifeline to the outside world.”

Carrie Underwood Have you ever been at a Casino or a Golf Course or a Baseball game and wished you could have food ready for you? Luckily SnagMobile has figured that out. I was lucky enough to chat with Dan Cody, Founder and Chief Operating […]

“I love chocolate chip cookies – really anything with chocolate will do!”

“I love chocolate chip cookies – really anything with chocolate will do!”

Laura Wilkinson I’ve been to Wheatfields in Saratoga a number of times (past blog) and I knew there was a location in Clifton Park (54 Crossing Blvd  Clifton Park, NY 12065) but I hadn’t made it there until last week. Last week was Saratoga County Restaurant […]

“Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.”

“Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.”

Samuel Butler I went to Upstate Concert Hall/ UCH (formerly Northern Lights) this past Wednesday to see Lindsey Stirling. I remember seeing her on America’s Got Talent a few seasons ago and though I remember her, nothing really stuck out at me as anything amazing. […]

“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.”

“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.”

Henry David Thoreau EDIT: Bob & Ron’s is now closed. I love fish but I ‘m usually not a huge fan of fried fish. Every year, though, I read the Times Union Best Of poll and see people raving about some of the local places […]

“He was a wise man who invented beer.”

“He was a wise man who invented beer.”

Plato I don’t visit the Saratoga Casino and Raceway (342 Jefferson St, Saratoga) often but I do it enough that I earned a deal on a room at the Gideon Putnam (24 Gideon Putnam Road, Saratoga Springs). I’ve never stayed at the Gideon before but we […]

“Family farms and small businesses are the backbone of our communities.”

“Family farms and small businesses are the backbone of our communities.”

Tom Allen On Tuesday, I had the opportunity to take a tour of the soon-to-be opened Healthy Living Natural Foods Market coming to Saratoga inside of Wilton Mall. If the name sounds familiar to you, you may have been to the original Healthy Living Market in […]

“People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.”

“People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.”

Anton Chekhov I apologize for starting yet another (and I know it won’t be the last) post with the sentence “So I bought a Groupon for.” So I bought a Groupon for a B&B with my boyfriend, the Catskill B&B in Stamford, NY. After looking […]

“Live theater is just an incredibly powerful medium, and I think anyone who goes, whether they know about it or not, if they see something that sort of fits with them, it’s kind of hard to deny that they had a good time.”

“Live theater is just an incredibly powerful medium, and I think anyone who goes, whether they know about it or not, if they see something that sort of fits with them, it’s kind of hard to deny that they had a good time.”

Harry Connick Jr. I had the pleasure a few weeks ago to visit EMPAC, or Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, in Troy. I first went to EMPAC to see Grant Imahara from Mythbusters when he came to speak last year. I was taken back […]

“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read”

“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read”

Groucho Marx Aside from the 4 years I went to college, I’ve lived in Schenectady my whole life. I love to see the growth that Schenectady has done since I was a kid. Upper Union Street has grown to be a great neighborhood with flourishing […]