Dear Grandma, I wasn’t expecting to write another one of these this week, but six years ago today I closed on my house and officially became a Lake George homeowner, so it seems appropriate I write it on the actual day. What a ride it’s been. In those six years, I’ve had 6 different jobs,… Continue reading Dear Grandma: Six Years Ago Today
Dear Grandma, It’s funny how much I remember even though I was so little. Sometimes I wonder if I only remember things because of all the photos mommy took, but there are no photos of this, so I know it’s a real memory not triggered by a Polaroid. Last week daddy decided very last minute… Continue reading Dear Grandma: Waiting Up for Family
Welcome to Live at the Lake, hosted by Michelle Maskaly aka The Adirondack Chick, and focuses on things in and around the Lake George region of the Adirondacks. This was originally broadcasted live on Periscope and is unedited. Follow @theadkchick on Twitter to for links of future live broadcasts.
One of my very favorite things to do is randomly drive and stop at local farm stands, wineries, stores, basically whatever seems interesting. That paid off Saturday afternoon on my way back from an agility trial with Maddux when I stumbled upon Green Acres in Ballton Lake, New York. I mean first of… Continue reading Adorable Garden Center in Ballston Lake
So, I received this notification. Yup, a freeze watch Really? It is May, and Memorial Day weekend! There was frost warnings sporadically over the past few weeks, but a freeze watch? That took me by surprise. Apparently, it can happen, but I guess because I previously never received notifications on my phone, I didn’t… Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend Freeze in the Adirondacks
I love my garden, but I really don’t like gardening. At least that’s what I’ve come to realize. Planting the plants, picking them out at the store or starting them from seeds, walking out to the backyard to harvest veggies and making a delicious homemade meal. I like all those things. Turn over the soil,… Continue reading Expanding the Backyard Garden
When I saw this alert on my phone I nearly fell over. Really?!?
Yep, you really are reading The Adirondack Chick. We just, look a little different. After years of putting it off, I finally found a reliable company who transferred all my content from Blogger to WordPress. And, without losing my photos! That was a big thing for me. Comments, likes, page views…I could deal with loosing… Continue reading Under Construction