Sunday, November 29, 2015
Journeys Into Beers for Christmas

Beers for Christmas

Now that we have properly observed Thanksgiving, we can turn to Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hannukah, Milad un Nabi, Pancha Ganapati, Bodhi, Festivus and the Winter Solstice. So wrote Regina Murphy of the Emporia Gazette in a piece on the topic. We liked it, so we share it with you.     ShareFollow

Posted by: Admin November 29, 20158:00 pm
Friday, November 27, 2015
Journeys Into ‘Tis the Season for Sinatra

‘Tis the Season for Sinatra

This year there are two types of music that will accompany us no matter where we go. Over course, there is the “Seasonal” music – Christmas tunes. I love this time of year – the lights, the bustle. But when the seasonal music starts a Veterans Day, well, I think things have gotten out of Read Article

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Friday, November 27, 2015
Journeys Into Passing: Moe’s of Montreal

Passing: Moe’s of Montreal

Moe’s Diner, a beloved Montreal greasy spoon fixture is closing on Dec. 7. The 24 hour eatery,  perhaps better known  for its vintage Coke sign reading “Casse-Croute du Coin” (Corner Snack Bar) , is located at the corner of at Lambert-Closse St. and de Maisonneuve Blvd. To many Moe’s was the place to go before and after hockey Read Article

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Thursday, November 26, 2015
Journeys Into Montreal at Rangers

Montreal at Rangers

  That is how the ticket once read circa 1960’s when Canadiens played the Rangers at the old Madison Square Garden. As I sit with my teenage son watching on TV as Canadiens-Rangers play at MSG,  my mind wonders back 50 years. This posting harkens back to that time with a couple of period shots. Read Article

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Journeys Into Thanksgiving Classics

Thanksgiving Classics

There’s the classic Thanksgiving dinner – turkey and the trimmings. Then there other Thanksgiving holiday classics – the Macy’s Parade, Football in Detroit (and Dallas), the National Dog Show, Miracle on 34th Street. As a kid, in our neighborhood we used to play a “Turkey Bowl” – 3 or kids throwing a football. We share Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 25, 20158:34 pm
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Journeys Into ‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

  In the States it used to be Thanksgiving that marked the start of the holiday season (Now I think it is sometime between Columbus Day and Veterans Day. In Canada that moment remains the Santa Claus Parade. Those parades have come and gone, but we came across this classic picture at the Santa Claus Parade in Read Article

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