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Ugly-Sweater Run to Cooking-Class Fun: Top 10 Holiday Events in Keene

It’s the most wonderful time of the year - or, at least, it’s the busiest. From buying gifts and addressing holiday cards to decorating the house and baking cookies, it’s easy to get wrapped up (excuse the pun) in the trappings of the season, with a near endless list of things to do. Well, here’s [...]

Which Thanksgiving Favorite Do You Favor?

They say you should avoid discussing religion and politics at the holiday dinner table, but they don't say anything about avoiding a heated discussion about the holiday dishes on the table itself. Namely, all those seasonal "favorites" that certainly aren't favored by everyone, from the type of stuffing (or is it dressing?) to sweet potato [...]

To Brine, or Not to Brine?

It’s mid-November, and time for the age-old Thanksgiving dilemma that has been plaguing home chefs since the dawn of American time: how to make the most delectable, juicy turkey with a rich and flavorful gravy to die for – with the least amount of time and effort. Of course, there are many cooking philosophies when [...]

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Winter in November?

Are you cold yet? We are. This frigid air came just a little too early this year with consistent below freezing temps throughout November. Coupled with the end of daylight savings time, it seems we went full force from autumn into the dead of winter! Ski resorts are opening in the Granite State, and plow [...]

Falling Back – How to Deal With the End of Daylight Savings

On Sunday, November 3rd, most of the country set their clocks back (or fell back) from Daylight-Saving Time (DST). And most of us do not particularly enjoy the results. Days seem way-too-short as we start to see the sunset as early as 4:30 PM. This means no more yard work after the day job and [...]

It’s Circus Time!

Do you dream of the Big Top? You know, the lights, trapeze, magicians, tigers, and death-defying stunts? Did you ever think that you too could be part of a fantastic circus show locally or around the world? Well, you can! Just for fun this week we thought we would head on over to Vermont and [...]

Top 4 Temp-tations

During your job search, it’s important to stay open to all the employment opportunities that come your way — specifically, temp work. In the many years Masiello Employment has helped people find jobs, we’ve noticed a certain reluctance to taking temporary work during the search for a permanent position. Don’t be scared! Here’s the thing: [...]

Seeing Stars in New Hampshire

We at Masiello Employment always enjoy stargazing, especially this time of year when it can be a pleasure to linger outside well after the sun goes down. It’s always awe-inspiring - and a bit humbling - to look up at the night sky and see a twinkling blanket of stars. Yet, because of more pronounced [...]

“Keene” on Mother Nature? Check Out These Natural Beauties

After you spend all week at your job - or looking for a job - a summer weekend is a terrific time to put the smartphone away, put on some sunscreen (and bug spray), and get back to nature. In Masiello Employment’s hometown of Keene, New Hampshire and the surrounding areas, there are several places [...]

Where to Go When You’re “Keene” on Baseball

One of America’s favorite pastimes is watching baseball, of course. And there’s no better way to do that than to catch a game in person. Minor League and Collegiate baseball teams offer professional-grade thrills and chills for a fraction of the price. You’ll experience everything from the excitement of crazy pop flies and hard-driving home [...]