It’s Thanksgiving Delivery Day for Equinox …

Today’s the day.  It’s a day I’ve looked forward to all year. For on this day, I will gladly deliver turkey dinners to someone in the Capital District. I am an Equinox Thanksgiving Day delivery driver. I’ve done this for years, and it’s been fun every time.  The car is completely cleaned out in anticipation…

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How to get psyched up for a train chase

I don’t know if I mentioned it at some point in time … but in the next few days, I’m embarking on a train chase. That’s right, I’m gearing up to spend two days photographing the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train as it travels through New York.  I’ve mapped out photo locations and destinations, I’ve packed…

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Hey Eric Swalwell … it’s a gas, man …

I get it.  Live television.  Anything can happen.  An actor can flub his lines.  A blouse can pop a button.  A stage hand could walk into frame. And in the case of Rep. Eric Swalwell … well … Watch … and hear … for yourself. In other News a United States Representative farted in mid-sentence,…

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One more burlap stitching project …

I promised myself I wouldn’t do any more of these. I really promised.  Cross my heart and hope to die. And then … while sniffing around eBay … This showed up. Jt’s a burlap sack, featuring a Native American maiden.  It didn’t look like the typical potato sack Indian image, which was either a gruff-looking…

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Who wants to buy some boobies for $200?

This is hilarious.  I understand you can purchase lots of things in the Facebook marketplace, but … seriously, folks … My friend and blog reader Roz posted this on her Facebook page.  Apparently this came up in her Facebook Marketplace searches, lo and behold, right in the Clifton Park Garage Sale site. That’s right, folks. …

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Wait, the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stops in Menands this year?

Trust me, I’ve been waiting for this information like it’s white smoke from the chimneys of St. Peter’s Basilica.  The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, an illuminated, decorated locomotive that chugs through North America, announced its continental schedule. And there’s been a change.  One that will benefit us Capital Region residents. Normally the train makes two…

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My three entries for BUILT 2019 are …

Oh look, BUILT has arrived.  BUILT: Albany Architecture Through Artists’ Eyes, is Historic Albany Foundation’s annual charity gala / silent auction, where all of the submitted artworks have to contain some tie-in with Albany’s history and architecture.  So if you like artwork that represents the Empire State Plaza, or the State Capitol, or the RCA…

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This “Chew Mail Pouch Tobacco” rug could be yours! It’s now on etsy!!

Last year, I crafted a latch hook rug and chronicled its construction on my blog.  I later entered the rug at the New York State Fair’s Arts and Crafts competition, and it took a ribbon. And now … it could be yours. Yep.  I’m selling it. I’ve just made my Chew Mail Pouch Tobacco area…

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