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October 18, 2011

Pimp Your Pumpkin

  Ah, yes. Rocktober. I mean, Cocktober. I mean, October! Sorry, too busy thinking about what I’m going to do with my pumpkin to come…

October 15, 2011

The Bad Vegetarian Gradually Loses Resolve

  This April, I read Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer.  While the book didn’t convince me to stop eating meat altogether, the descriptions of…

September 25, 2011

Grown-Up Halloween Treats

I have a vivid memory of trick-or-treating as a kid. It must have been late 70’s early 80’s (yes, I’m that old) and apparently there…

Vulgar Display of Garlic

  Where can you get garlic ice cream? At the Connecticut Garlic & Harvest Festival of course! Last year we flocked to this festival where…

September 20, 2011

My Southwestern Connecticut Daycation

By Vanessa David Note to self: When planning a daycation don’t start it in Stamford – those are the people you’re trying to get away…