Mike Valletta

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You know, I just love it. I love the changing of the seasons, particularly at home in Litchfield County, Connecticut. Tonight before work, I took a little drive up through Norfolk then back down into Winchester Center and eventually making my way back home to Torrington. Why did I do this? Well, I’m all about clearing my head before and after a long night of work and this certainly helps this process,… Read More

Ah, here it is all over again. Crisp mornings followed by sun drenched afternoons that seem to radiate even more with the vibrant colors of the leaves on the trees. Fall is upon is and is in full swing here in my little corner of Connecticut, Litchfield County. It didn’t take long for autumn to arrive. A couple cold nights and voilà! The trees around the house are blasting with color and… Read More

So, here we are now just hours away from the big game on Sunday. The Giants against the Patriots. The ultimate rivalry amongst football fans. Who’s going to win? That seems to be one of the most popular questions around, but second to that is, of course, who’s going to have the best Superbowl ads this year? The advertising industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. Advertisers have been working up a sweat… Read More

Remember last year when we were buried up to our eyeballs in snow? We would often reference our homes to igloos as we mingled with other Eskimos who braved the elements that was the winter of 2011. This year, exact opposite. After a shattering Halloween snow storm that left many stranded and without power, snow storms have been far and few in between. In fact, it’s even been rather spring like without… Read More