Trans-Siberian Orchestra

We were fortunate enough to snag tickets to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, playing at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, RI.  We originally planned to get a nice dinner at the Cheesecake Factory, but traffic was prohibitive so we enjoyed a fairly quick dinner of Popeyes Chicken and fries.  And a biscuit – if you ever…

The Breakers and Newport Cliff Walk

July 13, 2012 – Louisa’s folks stopped by on their way to a 40th wedding anniversary trip to Maine (happy anniversary!). On Friday, July 13th (side note – who else loves Friday the 13th?) we rearranged the furniture in the apartment and had pizza from Linguine’s. Major props to the parents for driving from Buffalo…

Pawsox Baseball Game

July 12, 2012 – Thursday night we ventured down to Pawtucket, RI, to see the Pawtucket Red Sox (aka “Pawsox”) game against the Buffalo Bisons.  It was a warm Thursday afternoon, perfect for a ballgame.  Traffic wasn’t too heavy, and we made it to Pawtucket in 45-60 minutes.  The lots were already starting to fill…

Rhode Island Coastal Towns

June 16, 2012 – We’ve only been to Rhode Island once before, and that was just a quick stop for dinner.  So when we had a free weekend day, we wanted to to explore the Providence, RI, area in a little more depth. First up was Bertucci’s Pizza back in MA.  We each got an individual…

Cheese, Syrup, and Traffic

August 22, 2010 – We ate breakfast at the Bagel Depot in St. Johnsbury, and then headed towards Cabot.  The bagels were good, though the garlic may have overpowered any other bagels it got near.  Still, breakfast, and coffee, were good. The Cabot Creamery is headquartered in Cabot, VT.  It’s a dairy cooperative with over…