I never imagined I would be "that guy,". I was never going to be the dude who plays Fantasy League Football as if it's a side job that he really needs because his wife is pregnant again and he's got a mortgage payment that's trashing the shit out of his sleep. The guy who treats… Continue reading Keep your realities close, but your fantasies closer . . .
Okay, that's all I got this morning. Be positive, rock Monday hard and pretend the holidays aren't staring us dead in the face. It ain't Longfellow, but then again, old Henry is best served up in small sips. And whereas I'm not here to teach you something, I am intent on sharing with you a favorite tune… Continue reading Live Monday like a rock concert
The Cuban sandwich is a testament to culinary integration, patience and abiding love. It's quintessential element is the coalescing of big personality ingredients into one delicious mambo in your mouth. The exact birth date of the Cuban sandwich is impossible to pin down. Stories date as far back as the mid to late 1800's, in… Continue reading Finding the power of the press in our search for the Perfect Cuban Sammy
Some people are born to create. It's a compulsion; a deep-seated reckoning that stirs and follows and haunts the individual. Their minds are in constant upheaval as they preside over the revolution of ideas that fill their brains- transforming the mystic into a crazy train of thoughts gone loud. Mike Lombardo is one of these… Continue reading Santa’s wish list just got more interesting . . .
Annoyances are inevitable. I mean, unless you reside on a deserted island in the big fat belly of the Pacific Ocean with a soccer ball, you deal with annoyances on a daily basis. Because most of these annoyances involve people. Some involve technology or inanimate objects . . . which, come to think of it,… Continue reading For every yin, there is a yang . . .
A question was posed to me some time ago. One to which has been posed many times over between friends and associates, from the beginning of more civilized thought to right here and now. If you could have dinner with anyone from history . . who would it be? I answered the question then in… Continue reading Solving the world’s problems over dinner