Monthly Archives: October 2006

Are You Being (Self) Served?

With the US elections just a few days away, the media is paying close attention to the battle between Democrats and Republicans. Me, I’ve been captivated this election season by something decidedly less high profile… “Question 1” on the Massachusetts state ballot. In a nutshell, Question 1, if passed, would permit grocery stores to sell wine. That’s right. In Massachusetts, you can only purchase alcohol at a liquor store (or “package store,” as we like to call them). I’m not […] Click to read more…

 

Simply Put… Simple Sells

“It takes a great chef, to make a simple meal.” – Unknown Assuming I make it through the next day and a half without saying anything really stupid, tomorrow, at exactly 6:00 pm, my wife Linda and I will have been married for 17 years (in a row). Frankly, and despite the frequent company of three children, two mothers-in-law and one dog, I’m not all that surprised that we’ve made it this far. I must say, we’re a pretty good […] Click to read more…