7 and 7 on Saturday, February 17, 2018

Good morning everyone.  I hope you all have a great weekend planned.  And the best way to start off a great weekend … is to read some blog posts by several great bloggers, writers, raconteurs, ruminators and the like. That’s why I do this post every Saturday morning.  It’s nice to share.  Sharing is caring. …

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Where does Stormy Daniels fit in the history of political extramaritals?

This is classic.  At some point in time, while his wife Melania was recovering from bearing his fifth child, Donald Trump had an extramarital affair with adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, professionally known as Stormy Daniels.  And as political scandals go, this is rather juicy, shall we say.  And although Stormy Daniels told her story…

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Forty items for the Treasure Chest – and you can contribute, too!

Several of my Facebook friends have shared a picture from an upcoming charity project.  The picture works as such – instead of giving up some pleasurable item for Lent, like sweets or the like … do something charitable that will help others. So I decided to join the project … and am doing my own…

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Did I enjoy Star Trek: Discovery? Yes and no…

My Star Trek fandom is – well – balanced.  If I enjoy a TV series, I’ll watch it from start to finish and over and over again.  Loved the original series.  Loved Next Generation. Even loved Voyager. But after one season of Star Trek: Discovery, the new Star Trek iteration on my CBS All Access…

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A drive-in flea market brings back great memories…

I love this idea.  Love love love love it. According to this news report in The Saratogian, the Malta Drive-In will host a flea market on select Saturdays in 2018.   It will start this coming May 12th, and then appear three more times during the summer.  There’s even an upcoming “Malta Flea” website. This, plus…

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Albany Patroons 127, Vancouver Knights 100, and it wasn’t even THAT close!

A few things about last night’s game.  The Albany Patroons pounded Vancouver, at one point the Pats were up by 30, 35 points … en route to a 127-100 beat-down of the visiting squad. This is fun. It’s also fun when Jamario Moon gets an assist from Smush Parker and takes it in for a…

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7 and 7 on Saturday, February 10, 2018

Lots of chores for me today… including picking up a wooden crate that I saw on Craigslist.  You know I will turn that crate into something nice.  But for now … “nice” is the list of local bloggers whose works should make your Saturday a lot of fun. So let’s start off with seven blogs…

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The GLF Embroidery Project, Part 3

Yes, I’m still plowing through my GLF gunny sack embroidery project.  And I’ve gotten past most of the difficult parts of the project.  Yes, it took a couple of weeks to stitch up that GLF Quality logo of days past … but I’m making progress and that’s important. As you can see, I’ve completed the…

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