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Good News!

On the whole this is NOT a season of good news, though at last the debates are finished.  The other day we noticed that something super-nice is happening downtown though…from the point of view of preservationists like us. 175 more words

Delicious Findings

Hi Loves,

The last time I went home to the Hudson Valley I got the chance to explore the wide variety of food it offers. My mom and I went on the… 177 more words

Caramelized Corn with Fresh Mint

Friday morning I was flitting through emails…including the NYTimes “What to Cook This Weekend” and I saw this recipe which looked super easy and super delicious…and it IS both of those.  255 more words

The "State Street Corridor"

The City of Salem is rolling out a new plan called “The State Street Corridor” …and to that end we attended a recent neighborhood meeting where we were to sit around some tables and “brainstorm”…and the idea of planting came up, and trash, and this reminded us of the “State Street Renewal” group of the late 1980’s/early 1990’s.  244 more words

Review: ToeSox Grip Gloves

Have issues slipping down the yoga mat in Downward Dog? I know I do. To be fair, I do tend to get mats that are cost effective (read: cheap). 345 more words


Reflections on a remarkable evening. Also, I have another book in the cooker!

Pure, unvarnished joy. Rosy red cheeks. Pearly white teeth. This photo, snapped from a neighbor’s iPhone, captures the evening and spirit of Cornucopia better than any I’ve seen. 1,366 more words