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“It is easier to get an actor to be a cowboy than to get a cowboy to be an actor.”

“It is easier to get an actor to be a cowboy than to get a cowboy to be an actor.”

John Ford I’ll be the first one to tell you that though I don’t mind country music, I don’t know much about it and you probably won’t see me trading in my converse for cowboy boots any time soon. Since today is Kickin’ It County […]

“Finding the perfect shampoo and conditioner is like finding your soulmate.”

“Finding the perfect shampoo and conditioner is like finding your soulmate.”

Unknown Note: Price Chopper is sponsoring this contest. They allowed me the chance to try out this product and have the ability to give my readers a chance to try it as well. They have had no impact on my overall opinion. I don’t know […]

I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.

I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.

George Bernard Shaw I love to cook. I watch the Food Network or Cooking Channel just wishing I had the ingredients to create the great tasting foods I see on TV. When Penzeys Spices opened in Crossgates, it kind of gave me the feeling like […]

Pasta doesn’t make you fat. How much pasta you eat makes you fat.

Pasta doesn’t make you fat. How much pasta you eat makes you fat.

Giada De Laurentiis If you’ve never been to a restaurant week, you’re missing out. Lake George Restaurant Week just ended this past Saturday and I went to The Sagamore (110 Sagamore Road,┬áBolton Landing) and ate at La Bella Vita. If you’re not familiar, The Sagamore […]

MIDDAY RAMBLE: The Troy Record

MIDDAY RAMBLE: The Troy Record

A little over a month ago I sat down with a friend of mine who also happen to work for The Troy Record and we talked about my blog, my work, my life, etc. I posted this on my Facebook and Twitter before but realized […]

“I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun.”

“I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun.”

Katharine Hepburn For those of you who know me, know that I work for a particular group of radio stations. I don’t tend to name them because my opinions don’t necessarily reflect their opinions and vice versa and all that jazz. I’ve been lucky enough […]

“A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand.”

“A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand.”

Unknown Trader Joe’s (79 Wolf Road, Colonie) graced the Capital District about a month ago and though Trader Joe’s as an establishment isn’t local, it is a local location so I’m stretching it a little bit to talk about the two most recent things I […]

“My books are like water; those of the great geniuses are wine. (Fortunately) everybody drinks water.”

“My books are like water; those of the great geniuses are wine. (Fortunately) everybody drinks water.”

Mark Twain If you’re from the Capital District, then chances are your summer isn’t complete until you’ve been to Lake George at┬áleast once. Last time I was up there I realized that I hadn’t been to the Village in a long time without any purpose. […]

“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.”

“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.”

Aldous Huxley Summer is coming to an end which means the end of outdoor music festivals and the beginning of pumpkins, beautiful leaves and a little colder weather. Don’t worry though, there’s still plenty of time to take part in all of the great summer […]

“A concert is not a live rendition of our album. It’s a theatrical event.”

“A concert is not a live rendition of our album. It’s a theatrical event.”

Freddy Mercury Usually on Wednesdays I write about a local blog but since it’s August and there are some great outdoor events I want to talk about, I’m gonna have to put that on hold for a bit. Every Wednesday in Downtown Troy (The parking […]