In real life

BECAUSE YOU’RE ASKING

February 13, 2020     Posted in Announcements, Business, Fun, In real life, News, Restaurant, Stones Social

Beverage lines are installed and run through the wall, the foh ceiling has been painted, the new bar is framed, new sparkling FRP had been installed inBeverage lines are installed and run through the wall, the foh ceiling has been painted, the new bar is framed, new sparkling FRP had been installed in[...]
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TO THE MOON WITH LOVE

With a cup of dark roast in hand, I sit down to me desk nearly every morning and log in, uncertain as to what I will see first. Often it’s a greatWith a cup of dark roast in hand, I sit down to me desk nearly every morning and log in, uncertain as to what I will see first. Often it’s a great[...]
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RULE #1 IS FUN

January 17, 2020     Posted in Announcements, Background, Business, Friendship, Fun, In real life

OK, so, that might be a stretch, taken out of context. And, for regular readers you could legit call me out for posting last week that “Good people”OK, so, that might be a stretch, taken out of context. And, for regular readers you could legit call me out for posting last week that “Good people”[...]
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SHG. #1 is Number Three.

The titled hashtag above (#) means, “number.” It reads as “Number one is number three.” The “three” for, the 3rdThe titled hashtag above (#) means, “number.” It reads as “Number one is number three.” The “three” for, the 3rd[...]
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HELLO NASHUA!

A restaurant owner friend of mine said recently: “Everyone wants the hell out of Massachusetts. They’re killing us.” I knew what she meant—IA restaurant owner friend of mine said recently: “Everyone wants the hell out of Massachusetts. They’re killing us.” I knew what she meant—I[...]
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HOLIDAY WISHES AND…

December 23, 2019     Posted in Announcements, Business, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

Chag Sameach! (First things first). To all my Jewish family, friends, neighbors, guests…Happy Hannukah! And, on Wednesday, Merry Christmas to the naughtyChag Sameach! (First things first). To all my Jewish family, friends, neighbors, guests…Happy Hannukah! And, on Wednesday, Merry Christmas to the naughty[...]
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HOT MESS

November 15, 2019     Posted in Background, Business, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

We’ve been exploring the fun of the hospitality business of late. Like most “studies”, it Is not without purpose–one that willWe’ve been exploring the fun of the hospitality business of late. Like most “studies”, it Is not without purpose–one that will[...]
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THE FOOD! FROM LONDON TO LISBON

This will be the last “installment” of London to Lisbon, a trip with so many more culinary highlights than ever expected. (If you are clicking inThis will be the last “installment” of London to Lisbon, a trip with so many more culinary highlights than ever expected. (If you are clicking in[...]
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DEAR LOWELL,

So, I recently and quite inadvertently “surfed” freestyle into a local FB forum and enjoyed the many shared fond memories of beloved restaurantsSo, I recently and quite inadvertently “surfed” freestyle into a local FB forum and enjoyed the many shared fond memories of beloved restaurants[...]
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“EVERYDAY IS A DISASTER”

October 27, 2019     Posted in Business, In real life, News, Restaurant

For years I’ve felt the initial rush of joy and jealousy for my restaurant-owner kin when visiting vacation destinations where it is difficult orFor years I’ve felt the initial rush of joy and jealousy for my restaurant-owner kin when visiting vacation destinations where it is difficult or[...]
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