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www.theshortesttallman.com A Visit to the Utica Children's Museum!

TheShortestTallman visits the Utica Children’s Museum!


It’s been a long time since I’ve been to our local children’s museum. I’ve read news stories about changes in leadership and various drama over the years, and I know funding has been an issue. Still, somehow I have never taken my kids there, and we tend to get out a lot. Now that it’s just me and my little…

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Utica Coffee Cold Brew! www.theshortesttallman@mac.com

Utica Coffee Cold Brew!


Happy Monday! So, I’ve been meaning to do a post about one of my favorite Utica places, as well as share my first cold brew coffee experience. This whole cold brew thing is really in right now, and when you taste it, you can see why! What I like about the idea of brewing my own cold brew at home…

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TheShortestTallman Review: Ocean Blue Restaurant, Utica, NY


Last night, I had the honor of being invited to the “Friends and Family” sneak peek of the brand new Ocean Blue Restaurant atop the newly renovated Landmarc building in downtown Utica.  TheShortestTallman was on assignment! The sampling menu had a… sampling… of the full dinner menu advertised on the website. At our table, we tried 3 appetizers:  meat and…

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