What’s Up in the Neighborhood, May 30 2020

So … a few things. As you know, every Saturday I step aside from my blogging, and showcase the blogs and photos of those bloggers and photographers that populate my personal blogroll. However, this week I’ve removed a few people from that list.  And I have my reasons. First, if you haven’t updated your blog…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, May 23, 2020

So, let’s get this Memorial Day weekend party started.  And after you’ve enjoyed that barbecued steak on your home grill, take a moment to remember those who have passed on.  Memorial Day is a time for remembrance.  Of keeping warm in your hearts those who have built your growth and plowed your pathway. Okay.  And…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, May 16, 2020

So you may have noticed that, over the past few weeks or so, some new blogs have appeared on my blogroll.  This happens from time to time – someone brings a blog to my attention, or I happen to notice that one of my FB friends or Twitter connections has a blog and there’s something…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, May 9, 2020

Hey everybody, I hope you’re doing well through all of us.  And just like every third commercial on TV today, this blog is here for you.  And by “here for you,” that means that I will continue to post at least one blog per day, as I have done for the past nearly 11 years. …

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, May 2 2020

Each Saturday morning, when I do these blog recaps – I share the posts of my fellow writers and photographers and thinkers from my blogroll – I split the blogs into different categories, based on their subject matter and content.  Blogs for Taste, for example, would contain food blogs and recipes, while Blogs for Conscience…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, April 25 2020

Even through our isolation and sequester and quarantine, we should still have some things that remain constant.  And for me, that includes the weekly recap of the great blog posts from my personal blogroll.  Wanna read and find out?  Sure you do! BLOGS FOR TASTE Bill Dowd’s “Notes on Napkins” blog, “Pssst! Schenectady Greenmarket to…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, April 18 2020

It looks like I got away from the TU blog portal just in time. Nearly 11 years ago, I signed on as a blogger with the Times Union’s blog portal, and stayed there for 8 1/2 years.  I left the portal in 2017, and have found more success as a solo practitioner.  Meanwhile, the blog…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, April 11 2020

And here we are with another weekly wrap-up of the wonderful bloggers and writers and photographers that populate my personal blogroll.  You should definitely read their blogs and see what they’re up to.  Even comment on their work if you like what you see. So let’s get started … BLOGS FOR TASTE Bill Dowd’s “Notes…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, April 4, 2020

Good morning, my wonderful blog readers.  Let’s take a moment and get away from all the craziness this week and enjoy some awesome blog posts by my fellow bloggers and photographers and writers.  Just something to start your weekend off right. BLOGS FOR TASTE The “Burnt My Fingers” blog, “Comfort Classics: Texas Style Barbecue Sauce.“…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, March 28, 2020

The tough part of trying to remain positive in this time of COVID-19 is to keep smiling when everything else is falling down.  So hopefully with today’s roundup of blog posts and photos from the great people on my blogroll today, we can keep our spirits up together. Personally, I’m still self-insulating in an effort…

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