Eat The Damn Donut!

 Posted by at 1:07 am  Nick's Blog
Jun 252020
 

I got an e-mail the other day from a long time reader who just needed to vent. She is 55 years old and has been diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer. The doctors have told her that it has metastasized and the outcome is not going to be good. With Terry having survived stage IV […]

Green Hills Farm

 Posted by at 12:01 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 092019
 

My father was a great reader, and some of my earliest memories of our times together are of him reading me stories from the classics. Treasure Island, Moby Dick, Oliver Twist, Robinson Crusoe, Little Women, The Last of the Mohicans, A Tale of Two Cities, The Call of the Wild, Gulliver’s Travels, and A Connecticut […]

Jul 232012
 

We spent yesterday exploring historic New Bedford, Massachusetts, known as “the city that lit the world.” For over 100 years, ships from New Bedford dominated the whaling industry worldwide, the oil they harvested from the giants of the deep used to light lamps and lubricate sensitive equipment around the globe. We started our visit with […]