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I wanna know what love is, I want music to show me

October 16, 2011 What is love? I dunno. You think the entirety of music-dom would have figured it out by now. Just one song called “Love: Here’s What You Do. more »»

Amid hayfever, recalling Wednesday Night Fever

October 2, 2011 As I am writing this, the day is gray and rainy, my eyes are red and itchy (allergy season) and the weekend seems light years away. more »»

On dancing, on prancing, on stupid, on failing

September 18, 2011 I can’t dance. Oof, that was hard to admit. After many years of deluding myself, I need to admit that I am a terrible dancer. more »»

Back-to-school lesson in summer gratitude

September 4, 2011 Living near the Youngstown State University campus makes this time of year interesting. more »»

One last hurrah for the grill

August 24, 2011 Last weekend, some pretty nasty storms ripped through the area, leaving my front porch a mess of sticks and assorted sticky seed thingies from a nearby tree. more »»

Cap and Trade: Or why I was digging through the garbage

August 21, 2011 Anyone who has ever spent five minutes with me knows I love free stuff. My house is filled with stuff I got for free (pull-out sofa, velvet unicorn painting, giant stuffed walrus). more »»

I’ve always depended on the coolness of strangers

August 7, 2011 Oh, the people you’ll meet. more »»

I’ve always depended on the coolness of strangers

August 7, 2011 Oh, the people you’ll mee. more »»

Acts I committed on my summer vacation

July 24, 2011 Last week, I was on vacation from work. From 7:30 p.m. Friday to 4:30 p.m. Monday, I was a free woma. more »»

Swimming pool memories make summertime splash

July 10, 2011 Dreams are silly, strange things. You can dream the same dream for 20 years with little variation, or you can have different dreams about something you just did or saw that night. more »»

Boom goes the dynamite! An ode to Independence Day

June 26, 2011 Ah, the Fourth of July. This holiday has always held a special significanc. more »»

Boom goes the dynamite! An ode to Independence Day

June 25, 2011 Ah, the Fourth of July. This holiday has always held a special significanc. more »»

The songs and sweat of summer marching band

June 12, 2011 One of the very, very, few things that make me nostalgic for high school is what thousands of kids are experiencing right now: The absolute euphoric joy when you wake up one morning and realize with... more »»

Meant to be: A classic story of girl meets Boyardee

May 13, 2011 OK, I think I have established that I have a hopeless case of Peter Pan syndrome. more »»

Comedy challenged: Laugh toward me, not at me, people

May 1, 2011 Comedy is something that I’ve thought about a lot lately. I’ve always enjoyed a good laugh. more »»

Breakfast: A meal almost worth getting out of bed

April 17, 2011 As you get older, some of the rituals of your youth begin to erode away. A kid’s day is oppressively routine: wake, brush, breakfast, school, lunch, brush, homework, dinner, wash, brush, bed, repea. more »»

Bee allows participants to relive spelling golden days

April 3, 2011 Don’t wanna grow up? Want to run as far and as fast as you can from a world of minivans, Icy Hot and socks with sandals? Would you rather dig out your old Wrestling Buddy than whittle? Does a game o... more »»

A pie for a pi – Pi Day, that is

March 23, 2011 In past Tribune Cooks articles, I have revealed that I enjoy torturing myself with Bon Appetit magazine. more »»

To have loved, then lost, then Bought It Now on eBay

March 20, 2011 I know it is supposed to be better to have loved and lost, yadda yadda yadda. But the possibility to have loved, lost, and have a second chance is pretty good, too. more »»

Maybe someday, they’ll ask you about my T-shirts

March 6, 2011 I just finished reading poet / rock 'n' roll icon Patti Smith's memoir, “Just Kids,” a reminiscence of her years in New York City in the 1970. more »»

 
 
 

 

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