Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! Wishing you a wonderful day and a hearty meal with family and friends.

Thanksgiving
(Courtesy of the New York Public Library)

This year, forgo the mad consumption of Black Friday. Instead of heading to the mall or shopping online, watch a favorite film, read a book, or simply share another day with your loved ones. Indulge in leftovers, too. All experiences truly deserving thanks.

Crossing the Empire State

Last week, a minor emergency prompted a last-minute change to an already postponed family visit to Western New York State. Not wanting to call off my long-awaited and now necessary trip, I purchased a round-trip ticket from New York to Rochester on Amtrak’s Empire Service line.

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