Time To Cook With “Pumpkin Spice” Spam! Yes, October is right around the corner, and that means an insane array of “Pumpkin Spice” products to endure…what began as a seasonal flavored “Coffee Latte” has become THIS: Trust me, it gets even… Read More ›
Month: September 2022
Welcome To Harry’s Bar In Venice! Yes, it may seem nondescript outside, but inside is one of the most legendary bars in the world – Harry’s Bar in Venice Italy opened in 1931 – and the 91-year-old institution is famous… Read More ›
“Hey, Bud, let’s party!” One of cinema’s greatest one-liners captured perfectly an age when growing up meant hanging out in a suburban shopping mall, trying desperately to impress a girl – or at least get high and cruise through life:… Read More ›
Book Review – “HEAT 2” by Michael Mann & Meg Gardiner — From The Terrific Blog “It Rains… You Get Wet!”
Thanks to the great blog “It Rains You Get Wet”, here’s a review and insightful deep dive into the book “Heat 2!” Anyone who knows me, for that matter this blog, could easily foresee that the first novel by the… Read More ›
“The sun is spread, hot and arched, above the reef like a woman in abandon, sky shimmering like glistening skin…” Yes, it is paradise: this picture of a resort in the Solomon Islands…a gorgeous escape, the adventure of a lifetime…but… Read More ›
Who Wants Some Hollywood “Babylon?” This trailer just dropped for “Babylon”, and it looks like a cross between “The Day Of The Locust” and “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood!” Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie lead a terrific cast int… Read More ›
Lava Wine And Cassatedde! A Sicilian Ricotta Pastry Recipe! My “52 In 22” Cooking Challenge Has Sicilian Flavors!
Eyeing A Lava Recipe! Yes, it’s true: my “52 In 22” cooking challenge is working with volcanic ash and lava! There’s much to share, so let’s begin with this: a few weeks ago I shared this photo showing the cookbooks… Read More ›
Remembering September 11, 2001. My Experience In New York That Week, From Howard Stern’s Studio To Meeting Bill Clinton…
Twenty-one Years On… I was in New York on September 11, 2001 – until now I’ve never posted about that day…but, twenty+ years later, I shared what I experienced and gave credit to some of the people who were there… Read More ›
Here’s The Stunning NEW “9 To 5” From Dolly Parton And Kelly Clarkson! PLUS Kelly’s Season 4 Talk Show Sneak Peek!
Kelly Clarkson And Dolly Parton Are “Re-Working 9 To 5!” It was a terrific surprise when the two Icons announced a brand new version of Dolly’s classic empowered song “9 To 5” – and here it is! As the terrific… Read More ›
Who Wants Sushi? How About Dessert? How About BOTH!?!?!? Doesn’t this look like a great tray of delicious sushi? Raw fish draped over warm rice…nothing better in the world… Except It’s CAKE! Yes, this edition of “What The Friday!?!?!?!?” is… Read More ›