The Lighter Side

JUST HAVING FUN

September 20, 2018     Posted in Announcements, Background, Business, Fun, News, On The Web, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

Tonight’s Harvest Moon wine dinner at moonstones marks the end of summer, and, our summer long 10 year anniversary celebration.  (The actual next harvestTonight’s Harvest Moon wine dinner at moonstones marks the end of summer, and, our summer long 10 year anniversary celebration.  (The actual next harvest[...]
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TRAVEL NOTES

September 14, 2018     Posted in Background, Business, Friendship, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

I FINALLY finished unpacking from our vacation-trip over a month ago–the last small bag hiding the cocktail napkins filled with notes of those interestingI FINALLY finished unpacking from our vacation-trip over a month ago–the last small bag hiding the cocktail napkins filled with notes of those interesting[...]
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FOLK FESTIVAL 18 BITES AND HIGHLIGHTS

Written August 1, 2018, before vacation began…  A month to plan, three days of pure adrenaline and then at least a week to fully recover. That’sWritten August 1, 2018, before vacation began…  A month to plan, three days of pure adrenaline and then at least a week to fully recover. That’s[...]
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WHAT’S NEW?

That question is almost always answered with a “not much,” “nothing,” “same ol same ol,” and of course, the ever popular for the last coupleThat question is almost always answered with a “not much,” “nothing,” “same ol same ol,” and of course, the ever popular for the last couple[...]
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NEVER EVER #___?

At a “Nine and Dine” in the White Mountains following a weekend wedding (This is something I find ‘old’ people do; Play 9 holesAt a “Nine and Dine” in the White Mountains following a weekend wedding (This is something I find ‘old’ people do; Play 9 holes[...]
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CAPE OUTTAKE…

As it doesn’t appear in Merrimack Valley Magazine. The following “excerpt” didn’t make the word count cut, from my next column aboutAs it doesn’t appear in Merrimack Valley Magazine. The following “excerpt” didn’t make the word count cut, from my next column about[...]
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B.I.L. OF THE YEAR GOES TO…

One of my favorite brothers-in-law, amongst a handful of very excellent brothers-in-law, (B.I.L.) is of the tech-savvy variety.  And also a voraciousOne of my favorite brothers-in-law, amongst a handful of very excellent brothers-in-law, (B.I.L.) is of the tech-savvy variety.  And also a voracious[...]
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YOU THINK IT’S EASY?

February 26, 2018     Posted in Announcements, Background, Business, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

It’s not easy being me. But you’d think I’ve got it all figured out by that “I’ve got it all figured out” look in myIt’s not easy being me. But you’d think I’ve got it all figured out by that “I’ve got it all figured out” look in my[...]
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THIS JUST IN…

Normally at this time of year we are pretty much obsessing, ok, it’s ME who obsesses, about Valentine’s Day.  This year, falling on “humpNormally at this time of year we are pretty much obsessing, ok, it’s ME who obsesses, about Valentine’s Day.  This year, falling on “hump[...]
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A WEEKEND LYFT

Weekends are great. Great business during Sunday brunch at both of our restaurants, led to (one) great football game to cap things off.  I first spentWeekends are great. Great business during Sunday brunch at both of our restaurants, led to (one) great football game to cap things off.  I first spent[...]
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