The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Friday Faves – Cheap Trick

Last summer I wrote a post about how one of my favorite bands – The Spinners – would NEVER make it into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.   I’ve always … Continue reading

May 20, 2016 · 13 Comments

Oscars 2016: My Thoughts on Snubs and Best Song Prediction

Personal Growth. Despite all my sophomoric humor, shallow observations of the human condition, and pictures of young, beautiful, scantily-clad celebrities:   I can finally, in this blog, point to evidence of … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · 2 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

Ghostbusters 3 will be a steaming pile of …

I’m a little late coming to this party, but I just heard they are in the middle of making Ghostbusters 3 for release in 2016. The first Ghostbusters came out … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 6 Comments

More Little Mermaid!

Tomorrow (April 25th) is opening night for Disney’s The Little Mermaid at Pioneer High School here in Ann Arbor.  Tickets are available at If you haven’t seen any of … Continue reading

April 24, 2015 · 3 Comments

This Weekend’s Forecast: Sex and Wine

Here’s my latest post over at Long Awkward Pause.  Make sure you to pop over there for some funny stuff…     You know what’s happening this weekend is, don’t … Continue reading

February 13, 2015 · 28 Comments

Now We’re Cooking With Fire

A few months ago, I was invited to contribute to the awesome online humor magazine Long Awkward Pause.  Here’s my latest entry! *** Some friends were coming over for dinner … Continue reading

January 26, 2015 · 17 Comments

Guilty Pleasures: Guys and Dolls

My little diva has dun grown up ‘n’ gradiated to high school, so she’s in Ann Arbor Pioneer’s production of that big band classic Guys and Dolls. * Tickets are … Continue reading

November 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Guilty Pleasures Recycled – Come and Get Your Love

Honestly, I wasn’t planning on another re-run but two things happened in the past 24 hours.  First, I heard this song again while driving around and it reminded me how … Continue reading

August 8, 2014 · 4 Comments

Honky Covers: Whatever You Like

A lot of people don’t like when musicians do covers of others’ songs, but I like the concept of it. Sometimes it’s done tongue-in-cheek, but most often they do it … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · 6 Comments