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Motivation by T.I.

How are those New Year’s Resolutions going?   At the beginning of the year, I created some awesome motivational posters to get you going on them.   It’s three months later … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

F.A.Qs: John of The Food and Wine Hedonist

Originally posted on Flavorful World: a Food, Wine, and Spirits Blog:
Image credit: The Hedonist This month, our F.A.Qs series brought me to an engrossing blog called The Food and…

March 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

Guilty Pleasures: Anything Goes!

If you’ve noticed fewer posts here in the past couple months, I’ve got a good excuse. No, make that a GREAT excuse. It’s theater time again… Tickets are still available … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Who’s Your Restaurant Sherpa?

When we were on vacation in Mexico, we had what was arguably our worst dinner experience ever.  The service was hateful and lazy, the drinks non-existent, and the shrimp hovered … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 10 Comments

Poached Pears on My New Cooktop

We’ve been in this house for almost two years and in that time I’ve made some really lousy meals.   Whether they were recipes I’ve rocked previously or new ones, the … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · 7 Comments

Earworms, Talking Heads, and The Genius of Reggie Watts

I got another earworm. That’s where you get a song  stuck in your head and just can’t get it out.  And the harder you try, the more ingrained it becomes. … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · 5 Comments

How to Find a Great Restaurant While on Vacation – La Fisheria

That incredibly lousy dinner was on our first full day in Playa del Carmen. You’d think that it could only get better from there, right? Only slightly. We had a … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · 4 Comments

Worst Meal Ever?

Americans suck.  No, I’m not going all Third World on you. More like I’m going all French on you. There’s a common misconception that the French hate all Americans and … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · 23 Comments

More Detroit Eats: Gold Cash Gold

Last month, my wife took our daughters and some friends on a girls’ weekend in Chicago. While they were living it up by going to a show, shopping and having … Continue reading

February 24, 2015 · 8 Comments

And the 2015 Oscar for Best Original Song Goes to…

The Academy Awards are this Sunday and I’ve once again failed to see ANY of the films nominated for Best Picture.   If that sentence sounds vaguely familiar, it’s because I … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · 12 Comments
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