Wreckless Eric performing at Atwood's Tavern

Wreckless Eric at Atwood’s

I went to Atwood’s Tavern for the first time the other night to grab dinner and see Wreckless Eric perform. Allen and I arrived about an hour and half before the show started and nabbed a table near the stage. I really liked the vibe there = low lighting, beautiful wood bar and paneling on […]

Table Talk pies

Pi(e) Day

I’ve heard about Table Talk pies over the years, and I finally had the chance to try some…five, in fact. I read in a neighborhood newsletter that a local high school’s band members would be selling Table Talk pies for a National Pi(e) Day fundraiser on March 14 near my office. Because of an ill-timed […]

Cutty's chicken sandwich

Roast Beef and Chicken

I finally went to two restaurants that I’ve been hearing about for years. Sam LaGrassa’s is a lunch spot near my office.                 A few coworkers and I went for lunch at 11:30, because there is not a lot of seating and the place is packed at lunchtime. […]

A Is for Aloe and Apple

So aloe vera juice is a thing. I had read about it months ago somewhere and didn’t give it another thought until I saw it on the shelf at Trader Joe’s. I bought a bottle and tried it the other day. I found it to be kind of weird. Like drinking a flower…but a weird […]

Year 14

It’s frightening how fast 2017 has gone. It’s time for my 14th annual birthday list already. I started off strong with the help of my friend Daisy last weekend. We went to Harvard Bookstore’s warehouse sale, which happens twice a year. The last thing I need is more books, but I told myself I would […]