1/1/11

  A new year is upon us. I’ll be in Vermont for a few days, celebrating Daisy’s birthday, so am posting a preemptive New Year’s entry. I am trying to be hopeful about 2011, even though it’s against my nature. I found a quote to put me in the right frame of mind. “We will […]

Nor’easter

  The worst day for a Nor’easter to descend? December 26. What are the chances that Boston’s first major snowstorm would hit the day I was supposed to fly back. My flight was canceled a few hours before I was supposed to be at the airport. I got online to rebook the flight, and to […]

By the Numbers

Christmastime in Rochester by the numbers (as of December 23): Number of cookies eaten: 42 Number of gifts bought and wrapped: 10 Number of Hallmark Christmas shows watched: 8 Number of trips to Wegmans: 5 Number of trips to the mall: 3 Number of hot stone massages: 1

Watch Me Unravel

  I saw Weezer perform its “blue album” on its Memories tour on Tuesday.  The debut album came out in 1994, when I was a sophomore in college. It’s one of my favorite albums of all time. So imagine how excited I was to be in the 7th ROW. I could actually kind of see […]

Ride or Die Chick

I was matched up with someone on an online dating site who is looking for a “ride or die chick.” Say wha? Intrigued, I looked it up. Yep, turns out I am a ride or die chick. I’m there for the good and bad, sure! But according to wikiHow, a ride or die chick needs […]