Tag Archives: Red Sox

Opening Day!

I feel like the Red Sox at the start of a new season. The Red Sox’s are off to a good start and soon so will Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer.  Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer is coming up quickly May 6-12!
So much work has been done in the off season! New volunteers and interns, veteran volunteers and interns, new participants, veteran participants and the list can go on!  We are nothing without our team, the team that gets the event together, the team of participants that truly believe in our cause and is getting ready to bake a dessert …


Hot Dogs! Celebrating National Hot Dog Month!

You might go to a mall and feel like you are home since the stores are mostly the same and malls are no longer as unique with local flavor as they once were, but food is different!  Each location we visit brings its own flavor from restaurants to supermarkets! Visit a local supermarket and you will find brands you never heard of! Try a hot dog stand in Boston and it won’t be the same as if you were in Chicago or New York!
This past Sunday, the Boston Globe Sunday Magazine section had an article called Top Dog, which frank …


Wonderful Me

Last weekend I drove up to Vermont to visit my good friend from college, Allison. It was her birthday yesterday and we had a great weekend hanging out and catching up. We graduated about 11 years ago from Saint Michael’s in Vermont, where Al is from. I moved back to Boston after graduation, but we have kept in close contact ever since.
When I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, Al was there. It was a Friday afternoon when I got the call from my doctor telling me that I had breast cancer. Al arrived to spend the weekend about …


Big Papi Hits Grand Slam with Hot Sauces!

Dedicated to Adam who we will always remember for his love of cooking, family and hot sauces!  You are missed daily and live in our hearts forever.

Last May we were doing a photo shoot with David Ortiz and Kim Carrigan, co-host of Fox 25 Morning News to promote Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer 2010 at Big Papi’s Grille in Framingham.  As much fun as I had doing the photo shoot, what really got my attention were the Buffalo wings that Kim’s son and his friend were enjoying!
You can’t call them wings since wings are too small for David Ortiz!  They …