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The year of no cards

I regret to inform everyone that it is December 19 and I have only received one Christmas card. Last year this time, my mailbox was over flowing with cards from family and friends. What are people waiting for? Has this become a tradition of the past? Are people late? I’m secretly hoping there will be…

C is for Cookie!

The holidays are my favorite time of year. Each year I bake up dozens of cookies to give to family and friends as gifts. I’ve been baking up a storm for the last 4 years. And I am proud to say this year was the best yet.  I executed my plan flawlessly. Right before Thanksgiving,…

First time Fridays

On my first weekend back on St. Michael’s campus for the Fall 2013 semester, all seven of my suitemates shrieked in unison at the fact that I’d never been to Panera. Their surprise only grew when they learned I’d never been to a wedding, worn plaid or skipped a class. This is how my concept…

Thankful for Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving 2013 just one week away, we are all dreaming of turkey and thinking of all that we have to be grateful for here at The Essex Reporter and Colchester Sun. One thing we all feel thankful for is the wonderful memories we’ve collected at Thanksgiving over the years. Here are some of our…