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#TravelTuesday Q&A: New York State for a Family Christmas Getaway

Q:  My two teenagers and I want to get away for Christmas to someplace where we’ll have snow, but isn’t a ski area. I’d like it to be a reasonable drive from New Jersey, but still be far enough away that we feel like we’re not near home. 365 more words

Travel Tips, Reviews, & Giveaways

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You know when you’re sick of facing the same sh** each and every day?  Not speaking of people and situations, I’m speaking of your own internal (read: mental) garbage that traps inside of a limited (read: tunnel vision) view of the world and how it works? 537 more words

Life Vignettes

Legendary pop-punk band Blink-182 bring sunny "California" to New York

Iconic pop-punk band Blink-182 performed Sunday night, Sept. 4, at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, making it their 29 stop of their California Tour. Artists DJ Spider, All-Time Low, and A Day To Remember also accompanied the band. 707 more words


saratoga spa state park

We went for  a morning hike around Saratoga Spa State Park during our visit in early August. Our first stop was the Island Spouter.

Next we explored the Orenda Spring’s huge mineral bank, which has an amazing texture if you look closely. 45 more words

Saratoga Race Course, Ciaratoga-style

Hi all! I’m really, really excited to show you this most recent collaborative project.

Yesterday, the Saratoga Race Course closed for the season, meaning a lot of mixed feelings for myself and my fellow Saratoga residents. 284 more words

"breakfast" at the saratoga race course

Well, the horse racing season is almost over in Saratoga Springs, but at the beginning of August we went to watch the horses’ morning workout at the Saratoga Race Course (commonly referred to as “breakfast at the track,” whether you eat there or not). 51 more words

Been Running

So I know I’m meant to be on a periodisation month but it’s so nice here I’ve been doing a few runs since running with my wife. 236 more words