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THE PING PONG TABLE

THE PING PONG TABLE

MEMORIES OF ITALY

MEMORIES OF ITALY

  • STICKY FUN

    Silly, but awesome. A recent trip to Staples for the all too often blood-letting purchase of printer ink led me to this beauty:   It now sits on my desk and makes me smile. Claire, martinis at work?  Doesn’t that significantly alter the learning environment? Someone brilliant over at Scotch brand knows how to make me smile! Oh, and it’s Friday! ... Read More »
  • HOW DO YOU CHEERS?

    HOW DO YOU CHEERS?

  • BOOZE HOUND

    BOOZE HOUND

  • CHANNELING GRANDMA

    CHANNELING GRANDMA

    “You talked about your Grandma’s red sauce yesterday, too.” “I did?  Oh…” Apparently I am using my Italian Grandma’s delicious Sunday red sauce as a too-frequent metaphor in my work at The College of Saint Rose. You see, Grandma was a genius in the kitchen.  As my mom often said, she could make dirt taste good.  Grandma could take anything ... Read More »
  • JUST DESSERTS

    JUST DESSERTS

  • THE SWEET AND THE SPICY

    THE SWEET AND THE SPICY

  • ‘TIS THE SEASON

    ‘TIS THE SEASON

    Prior to moving to the Adirondacks, my family always bought their Christmas trees from a local Christmas tree farm (particularily, in the latter years of our Delaware residency, from Loblolly Acres). But for the last two years, my roommate and I have gone trekking through the woods for our Christmas trees and evergreen boughs. It is something I look forward ... Read More »
  • TAX AND SNOW

    TAX AND SNOW

  • WILD IRELAND

    WILD IRELAND

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