Rick Gordon's Weather Corner

Thursday’s weather: Phil may or may not see his shadow, but either way, the cold is coming. High today, 36

For Groundhog Day high pressure provides quiet weather with highs in the mid-30s. An arctic cold front will slam into the Granite State and send temperatures into a nosedive tomorrow. Winds gusting around 30 mph will lead to dangerously cold wind chills that can cause frostbite in just 5 to 10 minutes tomorrow afternoon into Saturday afternoon. READ MORE

mise en place

Life after Republic of Campo: ‘Mis en place,’ taking inventory of myself – and a recipe to share

I decided to do an inventory of myself as if I was a recipe. I mentally laid out the “I ams.” I am an accomplished entrepreneur, a husband, a brother, a friend, a mature athlete, a reader, a traveler, a writer and a cook. I did not lose these aspects of my life when the doors closed on the restaurant. I believe that if more people took the culinary phrase that titles this missive and applied it to their lives they would be as satisfied as I am becoming. READ MORE