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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 [...]

2019-11-21T08:11:23-05:00November 21st, 2019|Categories: Blog, How To Guides, Personal Growth, Wellness|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

Apple Cider, it’s New Hampshire in a Glass

Did you know that apple cider is the official beverage of the great State of New Hampshire? Yes – it’s true! It doesn’t get more authentic than a Granite State Apple Orchard pressing fruit once autumn’s cooler, shorter days begin to take hold. And not only is cider a local favorite -  it’s also official [...]

New England Manufacturing is Alive and Well!

Help us Celebrate National Manufacturing Day   Typically held annually on the first Friday in October, Manufacturing Day helps show the reality of modern manufacturing’s impact by encouraging thousands of companies and educational institutions around the nation to open their doors to students, parents, teachers, and community leaders to celebrate the art of ‘making.’ We’re [...]

Source to Sea River Cleanup – local actions yield significant results.

Part of loving where you live is the meaningful ability to give back. And we all have our ways of giving back – some people donate money, others time and yet others serve as stewards of the land or community. While there are nonstop terrific ways to donate your time, we wanted to highlight one [...]

Here We Grow Again!

Masiello Employment Services has a small but dedicated recruiting team who have been successfully serving the Monadnock Region for over 35 years. With new challenges and opportunities on the horizon in 2020 and beyond, we are excited to have some exciting new employee news to share! For starters, we’d like to extend a big congratulations [...]

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 [...]

Raising the Barn – the Barn Vacation, That Is

Recently, this post on our favorite places to go glamping in New Hampshire and Maine made many of you very happy campers. So, this week we’re shifting back into vacation mode - which wasn’t difficult, considering it is still summer - with a focus on another must-try travel experience: vacationing in a barn. Wait. Before [...]

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: [...]