Family · Just my Thoughts

Come to the Fair

“State Fair” that is, the musical by famed duo Rodgers & Hammerstein. The Spartan Theater Company will perform the musical by Rodgers & Hammerstein tonight at 7 pm at Maine-Endwell High School.  Additional performances will be Saturday at 7 pm and Sunday at 3 pm. Want a wonderful weekend treat?  Come to see “State Fair!” … Continue reading Come to the Fair

Collegiate Sports · Just my Thoughts · School Sports · Sports

Running Back U?

Not exactly but a little known prep school in our backyard is known for the quality and number of running backs it has produced. I remember when Milford Academy was first getting started.  No one in the small upstate NY town of New Berlin was sure about the location in their town.  Townspeople, if I recall… Continue reading Running Back U?

Food · Just my Thoughts

Grocery Store on a Budget

A recent blog in my local online paper asked if you thought you could eat for a dollar a day.  While I am pretty sure that is not realistic, even in my area where I think the cost of living is relatively low, I do know that there are certain things that can help… Continue reading Grocery Store on a Budget

Collegiate Sports · Just my Thoughts · Sports

Facebook, MySpace and the College Athlete

I am not a huge fan of Facebook or MySpace but I do have profiles on both.  I don’t sit and regularly check them as my teenagers do.  I do regularly check my teenagers’ profiles, though.  The problem is a lot of teenagers and early 20s kids don’t get that people other than your “friends”… Continue reading Facebook, MySpace and the College Athlete

Family · Just my Thoughts

It’s One of Those Days

Of course, I am going to start my day at about this time yesterday – Monday, November 3. I went grocery shopping yesterday.  The schedule around my house has been extremely hectic and I had not been to the grocery store for any serious shopping in quite some time.  I was out of sugar, out… Continue reading It’s One of Those Days