Indoor Hobbies For Chilly Days

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You’ve eagerly awaited the beginning of fall. After all, this is the time of year when the leaves change into beautiful colors and days and nights become cooler. It’s also the time of year to celebrate several holidays. However, what happens when you’re at home on a chilly day with... [read more]

Keep This Checklist Handy As You Prep For Guests

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While some people have a natural gift for organizing dinners, most need a little help. Whether you’ve had guests over many times or you’re preparing for your first gathering, you’ll appreciate this checklist. With specific things to focus on, you’ll have a successful event. After all, if you want to... [read more]

Start Your Day At Papa’s Diner

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No matter where you go, there’s always that one restaurant that people rave about. In Queensbury, New York, it’s Papa’s Diner. With a huge menu, you’ll have no problem finding something you like. What makes this restaurant even better is that it’s open seven days a week from 7:00 a.m.... [read more]

Get These Desserts Ready For The Holidays

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Every year, millions of people look forward to all the delicious food served on Thanksgiving. That includes ham or turkey, tons of side dishes, and soups and salads. However, dessert is the one thing on the table that everyone looks forward to the most. For your hosted feast, you can’t... [read more]

Limber Up For the Annual Glens Falls Gobble Wobble

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Especially in the fall, it’s easy to find a lot of things to do. If you live in Queensbury, New York, or you plan to visit Thursday, Nov. 24, you can participate in the Glens Falls walk/run event. This is a great way to spend quality time outdoors. You can... [read more]

Why Is My Heater Blowing Cold Air?

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As the cool fall temperatures become colder in the winter, you want a car heater that works. However, that’s not always the case. A heater that only blows cold air means that something’s wrong. Sometimes, there’s an easy solution. If not, you might need to have an expert perform a... [read more]

How To Handle Halloween Leftovers

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With Halloween just around the corner, you know what that means. First, take your kids trick-or-treating. Second, buy enough candy for all the ghosts and princesses that show up at your door. Combined, there’s one thing you can expect, leftover Halloween candy. Rather than toss it out, here are some... [read more]

Save Your Pumpkin Seeds These Treats

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Most people who carve pumpkins throw the seeds away. However, there’s a better option. Save them so that you can make delicious sweet and savory treats. Not only are they delicious but also healthy. Even better, this is something that both adults and kids love to snack on. They’re also... [read more]

Mark Your Calendar For The 29th Annual Goblin Gallop

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There’s something special about the fall season. Not only does it get cooler and leaves change colors, but it’s also the time of year for Halloween. However, there’s another reason to love fall. If you enjoy 5K runs and walks, you’ll have no problem finding several where you live. A... [read more]

Upgrade Your Pumpkin Carving With These Pro Tips

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Have you ever wanted to carve a pumpkin that looks like the professionally carved ones you see online? Well, you can. These professional tips will help you accomplish that goal. When finished, your pumpkin will look so incredible that people may not believe you carved it. You Don’t Need Fancy Tools You... [read more]