A toast to St. Cyril and a wee bit of blarney

In a misguided effort to stump my sister in-law, elderly Mr. Callahan stopped her at the door of their Manhattan apartment building on March 18 several years ago. "Guess what today is?" he asked. Having just received the annual reminder phone call from her fun-loving father, Nancy didn’t hesitate. "St. Cyril day," she said, "Of [...]

Happy New Year

But wait! We're not finished with 2012 yet! We're not quite ready to ring in the New Year because we haven't properly capped off the old and 525,600 minutes isn't nearly enough time! We have a few things left on our to-do list and we need to get crackin' Before midnight tonight we'd like to: [...]