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

My Modern Family

Although the show’s been on for many years, we only started watching Modern Family a year or so ago.  But since then, not only have we stayed current with new … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 8 Comments

Tears and Cheers

I’ve been thinking a lot about the many things that I enjoy in life – family, friends, food, drink, music, movies, golf, tennis, skiing, travel…    Most of them are … Continue reading

August 3, 2016 · 13 Comments

Hedonizing in Paris

As I mentioned in my post about Europe’s disturbing Michael Jackson obsession, the fam took a weeklong trip to Paris and Amsterdam.    Since then, I’ve been trying to figure … Continue reading

May 4, 2016 · 22 Comments

Top Chef California Episode 7: Back in the Day

The contestants made their way back to Los Angeles for this week’s challenge, which involved delving into their personal histories. Speaking of, I really need to make it back to … Continue reading

January 25, 2016 · 3 Comments

I Had a DeLorean

A couple days ago was October 21, 2015.  For many people, it was a momentous, historic day.   Social media were abuzz with videos, memes, and tributes to that special … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · 3 Comments

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

Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #14: Tradition

This is a series of challenges where wine bloggers write a post around a given theme and somehow relate it to wine.  Voting is done and the winner gets to … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · 10 Comments

Save Thanksgiving, Start Shopping Today!

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about people protesting stores being open on Thanksgiving to start the Holiday Shopping Season.   There are a few Facebook groups on it and people … Continue reading

November 18, 2014 · 15 Comments