The Food and Wine Hedonist

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How to Life

Despite there being a wealth of material in this campaign season I can be snarky about give powerful insight on and my strong personal views, I haven’t  felt a need … Continue reading

November 7, 2016 · 15 Comments

My Mid-Life Crisis Love Affair: Raw Oysters

For most of my life, I hated raw oysters. Or so I thought. I think it was my experience with an “oyster shooter” in college, which apparently was not a … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · 37 Comments

Congrats, Class of 2013! Now here’s some Nightranger…

You may have noticed I’ve been a little light on the postings lately.   The move to the new Casa del Hedonist sucked ass in many different ways.  So now … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

My Last Post Ever.

Sorry to say, but I’m leaving.  But if it makes you feel any better, this is probably one of the last posts you’ll ever read.  Yes, the Mayan Apocalypse is … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 13 Comments

Happy Birthday to Me!

This Sunday I celebrate yet another orbit around the sun.  I’ve always thought that age is just a number and that you’re only as old as you let yourself get.  … Continue reading

November 16, 2012 · 16 Comments

Guilty Pleasures – Congrats, Class of 2012! Now here’s some Nightranger…

It’s graduation season and I offer my sincere congratulations to all of you grads on your accomplishments.  For some of you, I want to wish you the best of luck … Continue reading

June 8, 2012 · 7 Comments

Bringing Back the 90s – How Acoustic Guitars Changed My Life

Wow. I got hundreds of hits on the first Bringing Back the 90s post which I take to mean there’s plenty of interest in a Retro-90s movement.  Gluttons for pain, … Continue reading

May 25, 2012 · 12 Comments

Guilty Pleasures – Brighter Than The Sun

This is truly shameful. This week’s Guilty Pleasure came out last year and the first time I heard it I knew it was only a matter of time before it … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · 6 Comments

Bringing back the 90s!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, there’s a huge 80s revival going on in full swing. I’ve already mentioned some of my bittersweet memories from that decade, and seeing … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · 23 Comments

Guilty Pleasures – Krazy (Or “How I thought I was going to get mugged in NYC”)

We just took a family trip to New York, and I got to spend a little time doing some exploring by myself. In all the times that I’ve been to … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 5 Comments