THE DAY’S FEATURES BLOGS


SPILLING THE BEANS

Inching toward a plant-based, whole grain life.

New London native tackles a classic: Lighthouse Inn Potatoes

Ashley Moore and her team at Cook's Country have turned the classic two-day preparation into a one-day dish suitable for modern day home cooks.

Speculaas — and Mystic woman who makes it — are Dutch treats

Anita Steendam, who once shared her recipe for Dutch pea soup with The Day’s readers, recently extended an invitation to sample another Dutch delicacy, filled speculaas, a kind of spiced, soft, shortbread cookie-bar





TUNED IN

Marisa Nadolny and Kathleen Edgecomb compare notes on their favorite television shows.

Is it time to walk away from ‘The Walking Dead’?

Day staffers recover from "The Walking Dead" season 7 premiere.


Witnessing the electrocution of Gary Thain

Rick and Peter share favorite concert memories that had nothing to do with the music. Rick was in the front row when Uriah Heep bassist Gary Thain was electrocuted. Peter met As Fast As frontman Spencer Albee in the mens’ room. Listener Keith...

The passing of Barkley Hendricks, and grown men wearing concert t-shirts

Is it appropriate for an adult man to walk around wearing the jersey of his favorite sports team? How about a concert t-shirt? Aren't we just paying a band for the privlege of advertising for them? Shouldn't they pay us? Plus, reflecting on the...



POP BLOG

Popular Culture.



JUST LISTEN

The Day's music writers share their playlists.