What to do this week

The Pickle

What to do this week(end): March 26-April 1

Hallelujah, it’s Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday! (NB: If you have never listened to Decoder Ring’s episode from last year about the much maligned Rebecca Black and her earworm from hell, it’s pretty interesting to hear her take on that debacle a decade after the fact.) ANYhoo, Happy Pesach to all those who... Read more »

The Pickle

What to do this week(end): March 19-26

It’s official, spring is here! It’s not exactly warm yet, but being able to take a walk in the daylight after that final work Zoom meeting every night has already done wonders for my mood, how about you all? Last Saturday, I celebrated a friend’s birthday in the outdoor area of Ainslie, a massive new... Read more »

The Pickle

What to do this week(end): Feb. 26-March 4

Happy Friday friends, and congrats on being able to go outside in reasonable comfort again! For that reason alone, and even in spite of rainy forecasts for the weekend and unsettling news about the new virus variants spreading in the city, things feel a little more upbeat around here these days, don’t you think? I... Read more »

Thursday, January 1

What to do this week(end): Feb. 12-18

Greetings, snow babies, and happy almost-weekend to you all! This one is a long weekend for many of us, with Valentine’s Day and the Lunar New Year thrown in for good measure, so hopefully there will be enough going on to shake us all out of this twin state of pandemic exhaustion and winter blues... Read more »

Winter Warm Ups

What to do this weed(end): Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

Good morning all! When I was a kid, I loved The Muppet Family Christmas, which brought the whole gang together for the holidays at Fozzie’s mother’s house in a snowy backwoods somewhere. For some reason, the line “it’s cold enough to freeze your Winnebago!” is repeated throughout, and it was the first thought that popped... Read more »