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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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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7 and 7 on Saturday, February 3, 2018

Waking up.  Making sure all is taken care of before I go play for Trivia Bowl XIV this afternoon. And one thing I always want to make sure of … … is that my fellow independent bloggers and storytellers and raconteurs are shared on Saturday morning, great new blog posts for your enjoyment. First, let’s…

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7 and 7 on Saturday, January 27, 2018

It’s morning in America and I’m going back under the blanket. It’s warm here.  Not so warm out there. But I’m going to brave this chilly weather long enough to bring your attention to some of the Capital District’s local bloggers, and some of my favorites from the blogroll. So let’s start with the seven…

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7 and 7 on Saturday, January 20, 2018

Before I begin this week’s 7 and 7, I must take a moment to address something personally important. The Times Union is running their annual “Best of the Capital Region” poll, where people are encouraged to vote for their favorite this or most important that.  I would request people to vote for my blog as…

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7 and 7 on Saturday: January 13, 2018

There’s an old adage about the weather in the Capital District.  If you don’t like the weather, wait 20 minutes and it will change. Seems that way this week – we’ve gone from subzero temperatures to the high 50’s low 60’s in the span of a week.  Last time I saw the temperature change that…

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7 and 7 on Saturday, January 6, 2018

Sorry I’m late with the 7 and 7 this morning, apparently cold temperatures in the Capital District caused my computer and my modem to freeze up.  Trust me, it’s colder than a newspaper publisher’s heart. A little thawing, a reboot, and all is well again.  Although I am going to take my modem in to…

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7 and 7 on Saturday, December 30, 2017

What do you do when you come across an amazing blog post by a blogger you’ve never read before? Simple.  You add the blogger to your personal blogroll and you add that post to the lineup of 7 and 7 posts that I recap every Saturday morning. First, let’s find seven blog posts by community…

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7 and 7 on Saturday: December 23, 2017

Is it Christmas yet? What, another 48 hours to go? Good, then I have enough time to list who’s been naughty and who’s been nice in thislist of seven community bloggers from the Times Union and seven blogs from my personal blogroll.  Scuse me while I grab a couple of Christmas cookies and share today.…

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7 and 7 on Saturday: December 16, 2017

It’s beginning to look a lot like … winter…. everywhere you go… Which is why I’d rather stay inside and stay warm. And first thing to do while staying warm… is to finish another Saturday “7 and 7” of well-written blogs from the community bloggers at the Times Union, and blogs from my personal blogroll…

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