Westcott Happenings!

June is bursting out all over and isn’t it about time!  With summer just around the corner, and plans for get away weekends and vacations on our minds, why not enjoy what’s offered in your own back yard. The Westcott Art Trail 2014, June 7-8, will certainly inspire your  inner artists as you not only […]

What is the Right Neighborhood for You?

What is the the right neighborhood for you?  We can google “what makes the perfect neighborhood” and come up with lists and opinions, rules and demographic driven data.  But what makes a perfect neighborhood for you may not make a perfect neighborhood for me.  However, there are some factors to consider, some questions to ask […]

Signs of Spring in Syracuse!

According to the Farmer’s Almanac the word equinox, as in Vernal, is derived from the Latin words meaning “equal night.”  Can twentyfour hours of equal day and equal night come any sooner?  One month and counting until March 20th when even if the weather says differently, we know deep within us that Spring is here. […]

Chili, chili, chili!

What more can we say?  With temperatures across the nation hitting all time lows, how else to beat back the chill than a chili cook-off?  With the Syracuse Winterfest, Feb.13 to Feb. 23, 2014 just around the corner, it’s time to show ol’ man winter that we’re made of stronger stuff around these parts.  Not […]

Thanksgiving – Syracuse Style

Hard to believe that Thanksgiving is upon us – but busy supermarket parking lots and frantic pie making remind us it is so. Whether serving dozens at home, or traveling dozens of miles, the pre-dinner bustle, the satiated completion of a shared meal, and the long weekend with family is what I’m thankful for. If […]