Be Our P.S. Guest: Spotting the Purple Cow

As you know, we have a bevy of all-knowing, fabulous friends who we call on to bring their unique P.O.V. on a variety of local topics to our blogosphere. Today’s post is compliments of Sarah Vander Schaaff: mother of two and the word-slinger behind Lunch Box Mom, a weekly blog dedicated to the vast and…

Be Our P.S. Guest: The State of Unemployment

As you know, we have a bevy of all-knowing, fabulous friends who we call on to bring their unique P.O.V. on a variety of local topics to our blogosphere. Today’s post is compliments of Katie DeVito: a Hamilton resident, a writer, and the founder of the unemployment networking group NJ Unemployed. Here, Katie chats about…

Be Our P.S. Guest: What’s For Dinner

As you know, we have a bevy of all-knowing, fabulous friends who we call on to bring their P.O.V. on a variety of local topics to our blogosphere. Today’s post is compliments of Gabrielle Shamsey: mother of two, artist, writer, and aspiring fishmonger (you’ll get it when you read her post below). In this installment,…

So Long, Farewell…

So, remember last week when I went on and on and on about my difficulties with the notion of change (a.k.a. “having my cheese moved”)? That whether it was changing my preferred brand of laundry detergent or where I stored those little twisty-tie things that come in the box with the garbage bags, I was…

The Balanced Guy: On A Rite of Passage

As the father of three boys and a four-years-and-running Cub Scout Den Leader, I’d like to think I have a pretty good handle on what makes boys tick. I know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, what they like: Legos, toy guns (or anything that can be used as a toy gun, like a stick),…