And the greatest drummer of all time? My husband, Alex DiCicco 🙂 I should probably mention that we relocated from CT to CA for a big step up in his career, so now he’ll be rocking out LA style! This 2012 conclusion piece was my final article for CBS CT. I have been writing for CBA Los Angeles and will post those articles as they are published. Thanks for reading, and Happy New Year!
Like peanut butter and jelly, music and the holidays go hand in hand. From the Lighting of the Tree ceremony broadcast from New York City to other televised holiday concerts, and favorite tunes played on repeat at the mall during the busy shopping season, festive music is literally an instrumental component to holiday traditions. Holiday music shouldn’t be reserved solely as background buzz or as a distant event on television, but should be celebrated locally as well. This holiday season, get in the spirit at one of these nearby holiday concerts.
Turkey turkey! Turkey Day is here next week and the Black Friday ads are calling shopaholics nationwide. But what about Black Wednesday? You know, Thanksgiving Eve… Everyone does it, at least where I’m from… the unofficial, yet annual reunions in your hometown? Here are my picks for the top places to hang on Black Wednesday. Happy Thanksgiving, gobble gobble.
Tis the season to travel! As the holidays are fast approaching and everyone gets their travel plans in check, I’ve compiled a list of the top bars at my home airport, Bradley International. Check it out.
Having just moved from the East Coast to the West Coast about 2 weeks ago, I was devastated by the recent happenings of Hurricane Sandy back home. I am grateful my family and friends are safe, but my heart goes out to all those affected in CT, NY, and NJ especially. As a Hartford Restaurant examiner, I wrote a recent post regarding dining establishments in the state, post-Sandy, which can be seen here.
If you think your beer goggles have you seeing something whacky at your favorite bar… it might not be the booze. There are more haunted bars than you may imagine, and there’s no better time of year to pay them a visit. Here are my picks for top haunted bars.