The Lighter Side

BEAUTY IS IN THE EYES OF THE BEERHOLDER

July 24, 2017     Posted in Background, Business, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

That was the finalist when the beer-saying committee chose the new beer saying for our beer-saying blackboard at Cobblestones yesterday. I had submittedThat was the finalist when the beer-saying committee chose the new beer saying for our beer-saying blackboard at Cobblestones yesterday. I had submitted[...]
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DO YOU DO THIS?

May 17, 2017     Posted in Background, Fun, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

I went to a board meeting. A couple of us were early. A new board member was sitting on the couch, wearing a pink dress shirt, under a blue blazer. HisI went to a board meeting. A couple of us were early. A new board member was sitting on the couch, wearing a pink dress shirt, under a blue blazer. His[...]
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THANKS MOM

May 13, 2017     Posted in Background, In real life, My Girls, The Lighter Side

For teaching me to be loving, compassionate, and caring. For showing your children that the most vulnerable amongst us need and deserve our support andFor teaching me to be loving, compassionate, and caring. For showing your children that the most vulnerable amongst us need and deserve our support and[...]
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MVM UNDEDITED

For those of you who read my column in Merrimack Valley Magazine, thank you! For those of you who don’t receive the magazine, you should considerFor those of you who read my column in Merrimack Valley Magazine, thank you! For those of you who don’t receive the magazine, you should consider[...]
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WORLD CLASS PREMIERE AT MRA

Years ago while spending some precious father-daughter time in Manhattan, we stood in the TCKTS line and got cheap seats to see Edie Falco (Carmela Soprano)Years ago while spending some precious father-daughter time in Manhattan, we stood in the TCKTS line and got cheap seats to see Edie Falco (Carmela Soprano)[...]
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CRAZY IS AS CRAZY DOES

April 1, 2017     Posted in Announcements, Business, Fun, In real life, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

  I know that working for me is not always easy.  Trust me, being me is not always easy.  The older I get, the more I appreciate some of the “crazy”  I know that working for me is not always easy.  Trust me, being me is not always easy.  The older I get, the more I appreciate some of the “crazy”[...]
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ON THE BRIGHT SIDE

Welcome to my world!  Up, then down! Actually, many, many more ups…but on the heels of my last post, allow me to share what I walked into at moonstones,Welcome to my world!  Up, then down! Actually, many, many more ups…but on the heels of my last post, allow me to share what I walked into at moonstones,[...]
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JOHNNY WHO?

January 22, 2017     Posted in Background, Business, Fun, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

Ryan Leaf.  Greg Oden.  Johnny Football.  I was reminded of the long list of “busts”–athletes who excelled in college then failedRyan Leaf.  Greg Oden.  Johnny Football.  I was reminded of the long list of “busts”–athletes who excelled in college then failed[...]
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A QUICK CRY… AS A DOG …

January 21, 2017     Posted in Background, Business, Fun, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

A definition of yelp. But, the definition of Yelp is different. As I clicked through the channels last night, looking for something to fall asleep to,A definition of yelp. But, the definition of Yelp is different. As I clicked through the channels last night, looking for something to fall asleep to,[...]
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THE JOY OF WINNING

January 21, 2017     Posted in Announcements, Business, Fun, Restaurant, The Lighter Side

This has been a couple of incredible weeks–months really. For the first time in awhile, we have TWO complete and excellent head chefs in our restaurants…This has been a couple of incredible weeks–months really. For the first time in awhile, we have TWO complete and excellent head chefs in our restaurants…[...]
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