Archive for March 2017

Endless free things to do...if you have this card

Wouldn’t it be great if there were a place your kids could record school presentations with state of the art equipment…for free? Theatre classes can be seriously expensive…free classes for those would be good too. How about craft workshops? While we’re at it… I’d like to take some cooking classes… learn a foreign language… take... Read more »

Shop Small Day 306: Hardware Gastropub

Let me preface by saying, I am not a foodie. I’m not necessarily picky…I appreciate great food, but I tend fall on the simplistic side. I don’t need fancy ingredients. So, if you’re anything like me…make sure you have “adventurous” eaters with you when you visit Hardware Gastropub. I wouldn’t have ordered 90% of what... Read more »

Shop Small Day 305: Heroes West Sports Grill

A team celebration dinner after a big win is pretty-much a given. But, when said game ends after 9 on a weeknight, I figure we’re resigned to pizza or wings. I certainly wouldn’t expect local grass-fed beef, USA-raised GMO-free pork, Bell & Evans chicken, or locally made mozarella. Then again, I had never been to... Read more »

What's your Plan Be: mourning the loss of Amy Krouse Rosenthal

I am heartbroken. I am devastated in that way we mourn celebrities that we’re sure would’ve become lasting friends if we’d ever actually met. It’s a similar shock and sadness as when I heard that Prince and Alan Rickman died…they way many others felt about David Bowie or Carrie Fisher. I imagine, though, that this... Read more »