An Early Halloween Scare

This morning I awoke to a Halloween scare and it wasn’t Super Storm Sandy. I had lost my 112-year old Golden Retriever that I had rescued from a shelter 8 years ago. With arthritis in his hind legs,… Read More

A San Antonio Scene in 10-minutes

Does spending 10 minutes on the River Walkway count as seeing San Antonio? Probably not but at midnight last night it was the only time we had to explore the region. Thanks to the pending hurricane, unlike the… Read More

Potty-mouth Predecessors of Champion Tennis

“You can all go f— yourselves,” and so began my foul-mouthed introduction to an all-male court side get-away event called “Tennis Fantasies.” Aussie tennis celeb Fred Stolle found it nearly impossible not to following up a noun with… Read More

Kangaroo Court

Little Joey (nickname Skippy) is Tennis Camp’s kangaroo mascot. Everyday, he finds the best seat in the house to watch the legends of tennis like John Newcombe, Ross Case, Fred Stolle, Roy Emerson, Dick Stockton, Marty Riessen, Brian… Read More

Willkommen to Tennis Camp, Texas

The last two days have been picture-perfect for leaf peeping and no time was wasted doing just that for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Another rare warm spell today brought us to… Read More

Oh Ranger! The Newest Guide to NY Parks

The last two days have been picture-perfect for leaf peeping and no time was wasted doing just that for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Another rare warm spell today brought us to… Read More