The Food and Wine Hedonist

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California Hedonizing – Los Angeles, Day 1

We were supposed to go down to Houston on New Year’s Day to spend a week with my in-laws.     But there was a change of plans to where … Continue reading

January 18, 2017 · 3 Comments

Top Chef Boston: Season Premiere

Next Episode Top Chef is back and this time I was ready for it!  For each of the past couple of years I only found out about the season premiere … Continue reading

October 16, 2014 · 11 Comments

Why it’s Good to be a Musician (Again)

Hey there… busy gardening.  Enjoy this re-run from last year!! *** I think I’ve mentioned before that I’m pretty musically-inclined.  In addition to being able to carry some wicked karaoke, … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

Guilty Pleasures Recycled – Breast Cancer Awareness Month Edition

Think I overdid with posts this week… So you get this gem from last year. Have a great weekend! *** As much as I love summer and I’m impossibly miserable … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

Hatin on Taylor Swift

I can’t believe that there are people still wringing their hands over the whole Miley Cyrus at the VMAs thing a couple of weeks ago.  Apparently, they are still disgusted … Continue reading

September 27, 2013 · 18 Comments

Why it’s Good to be a Musician

I think I’ve mentioned before that I’m pretty musically-inclined.  In addition to being able to carry some wicked karaoke, I can play a few instruments.  When I was a kid, … Continue reading

July 12, 2013 · 15 Comments

Guilty Pleasures Recycled – Magnet and Steel

Yo!  It’s time for another re-run, this time for a couple reasons.  First, I had this song running through my ahead again earlier this week and it brought me back … Continue reading

May 17, 2013 · 9 Comments

Blog Awards Reimagined

So Heather at Seasoned with Sarcasm nominated me for the Liebster award… blogging And I thought we were friends…  Just kidding Heather, I’m thankful.   Everyone should go over there after … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 20 Comments

Songs that Should’ve Been Nominated for the 2013 Oscars

I’m getting excited again for the 83rd Annual Acadamy Awards next weekend – Sunday, February 24th to be exact. Last week, I gave my reasons for not wanting to see … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · 8 Comments

The Year in Guilty Pleasures

I have a blast doing these music posts every Friday and I hope you all enjoy them, too.  Hopefully, they’ve made you smile, brought back memories from another time, or … Continue reading

January 4, 2013 · 12 Comments