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The adventures of Max McNickle


Max McNickle has so many surprises in store for the young and old alike! He has gone through a makeover of epic proportions and cannot wait to reveal his new look. Oh wait...he kinda did didn't he? Stay tuned for all new Max McNickle adventures! Coming in the fall of 2017.

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5 Years in Downtown Hudson

5 Years in Downtown Hudson

Dec 26, 2017 | No Comments

Recently, Rail Trail Flatbread Company celebrated their 5 Year Anniversary!  You may have seen me mention this restaurant in one of my previous posts about living in Hudson. When I first moved to town, I was sad to see so many vacant shops along Main Street.  Over the last 5 years, that has changed… a […]

Shop Local: Paired, Poured & Plated

Shop Local: Paired, Poured & Plated

Nov 30, 2017 | One Comment

I find the holidays are the perfect time to indulge my love of food and wine. My holiday gift list inevitably includes generous selections of culinary cheer for friends, coworkers and loved ones. This year, I found a true gem, a newly opened specialty store Paired, Poured & Plated, nestled on West Main Street in […]

Now is the time to “Shop Small!”

Now is the time to “Shop Small!”

Nov 24, 2017 | 2 Comments

Oops I did it again. As I always do when the Holidays come, I make a list of everyone I need to shop for. My kids, nieces & nephews, my boyfriend, etc. As my behavior dictates, I’m chilling out on my couch at 8 pm on a weeknight, have my Chrome browser opened up on […]

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