Springtime Comes to the Spa – Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps – Horse Racing Nation

Springtime Comes to the Spa - Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps - Horse Racing Nation Please click on the title above to visit my new blog on the HorseRacingNation.com web site. It's my "local color" take on the world of Thoroughbred racing. Enjoy the first post and  please leave comments and suggestions if you … Continue reading Springtime Comes to the Spa – Around the Oval with Melaina Phipps – Horse Racing Nation

The Comfort Food Series, No. 4

Warm weather has finally arrived in the Northeast. It's always nice when spring shows up, but it's especially welcome when the mornings at the end of April still carry the possibility of frost, or even a thin layer of morning snow on your car. So now that it's sandal season in Saratoga, my comfort foods … Continue reading The Comfort Food Series, No. 4

Three Truths and a Lie, No. 2

It is long overdue, but nonetheless, welcome to the second installment of "Three Truths and a Lie. " Actually, as it turns out that the first installment had two lies in it. It didn't at the time I wrote it, but  now it does. Mea culpa. My move to Las Vegas has been cancelled; at … Continue reading Three Truths and a Lie, No. 2