Monthly Archives: January 2012

What’s On Your Menu?

For reasons that will become obvious in a minute, I didn’t play football in high school. Reason number one: I’ve never understood the appeal of deliberately running into other humans. Reason number two: In terms of body type, I was officially classified as, “too skinny to even watch safely.”   Listen To This Post Reason number three (as if you need more convincing): When I was a kid, organized football was completely off my radar. I never attended a professional […] Click to read more…

 

Eyes Wide Shut

A new farm stand / grocery store opened in my town yesterday. That’s relatively big news, given that in doing so, they have literally doubled the number of local places where you can buy a quart of milk, pick up a dozen eggs or push around a squeaky-wheeled, metal carriage.   Listen To This Post They’ve also expanded the job market in town, something which did not go unnoticed by my 15-year-old daughter, Emily, and dozens (hundreds?) of her fellow […] Click to read more…