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“This, Is Your Garden on Steroids”

I thought my garden looked good until I saw my Dad’s the other day. Wow! The plants are out-of-control. As I’ve previously mentioned, I bought a tad bit too many plants (really, just a tad…) and brought the rest of what I couldn’t fit down to my Dad in New Jersey, as abirthday present so… Continue reading “This, Is Your Garden on Steroids”

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Follow The Adirondack Chick on Foursquare!

I’m so excited to share a new feature for our readers (!) — you can now get personal tips on where to eat, shop, play, drink and visit in the Adirondacks and beyond from me on Foursquare when you check-in to locations I’ve left suggestions at! All you have to do is be a registered… Continue reading Follow The Adirondack Chick on Foursquare!

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Cable Car at Nobhill Tavern in Las Vegas – Wordless Wednesday

I took this photo last Fall at BlogWorld during a VIP  tour of the restaurants at the MGM Grand. It was so much fun, and I keep meaning to write about it and show photos of all the amazing food. Better late than never, right? Although I’m not one for mixed drinks, the cable car… Continue reading Cable Car at Nobhill Tavern in Las Vegas – Wordless Wednesday

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Watermelon, Watermelon, Where Are All My Other Plants?

My garden has been overtaken by watermelons — a lot of watermelons. Their vines are creeping all my garden meshing into the peppers, eggplants and pretty much interlocking with the butternut squash, pumpkins and cantaloupe. There are about four or five that look like the one above and about a dozen smaller ones starting. I’m… Continue reading Watermelon, Watermelon, Where Are All My Other Plants?

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Reason #259 Why I Love Trader Joe’s: Sweet & Salty Dark Chocolate Almonds

Every Friday on my way back home, I stop at the Trader Joe’s to pick up my gluten-free bread. This time I decided to take a stroll through their chocolate section. Big mistake! My new reason for loving their store? Sea salt and turbinado sugar sprinkled dark chocolate almonds.  Oh my gosh, they are amazing.… Continue reading Reason #259 Why I Love Trader Joe’s: Sweet & Salty Dark Chocolate Almonds

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DreamWorks Pictures “The Help” Giveaway

I have to admit, I’m not much of a movie buff. I’m terrible at recognizing lines from movies and forget reciting them. But, as soon as I read about DreamWorks Pictures’ new movie “The Help” I loved it. It stars Emma Stone (“Easy A”) as Skeeter, Academy Award–nominated Viola Davis (“Doubt”) as Aibileen and Octavia… Continue reading DreamWorks Pictures “The Help” Giveaway