Celebrating A Deep Dish Legend! Happy birthday to Lou Malnati’s restaurant in Chicago – home of the iconic “Deep Dish Pizza” that Chicago is famous for! LOU MALNATI’S TURNS 50! That’s right: one of Chicago’s most famous restaurants just celebrated… Read More ›
The Incredible Beauty Of Joshua Tree National Park! Yes, that’s a Joshua Tree, and for this edition of “Hitch Hiking”, I’m going to take you on a 5-mile hike though some of the most beautiful rock formations in the incredible… Read More ›
Impaled Big Macs – “What The Friday?!” OK everyone, you know I love love love all things Japan. So when a food trend takes off there, I know it must be serious! A few years ago, there was an Instagram… Read More ›
A 2021 Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day Surprise! They Painted The River Green! Here’s The Story And History Of The Event!
A St. Patricks Day 2021 Surprise! This is the Chicago River, freshly “painted” for the upcoming 2021 St. Patricks Day! This “surprise” was the Mayor’s idea, after Covid has once again cancelled this city’s boisterous plans for celebration St. Patricks… Read More ›
The “Clam Nectar Warning” From Ivar’s Acres Of Clams! This Hilarious Seattle Institution Has Ivar Haglund’s Ad To Prove It!
It Always Begins With A Sign… Here’s the story of a Seattle legend… I grew up with this sign. Never understood what it meant. But I saw it year after year as I enjoyed some of my favorite Seattle food!… Read More ›
Tasting Spain’s Incredible Paella! Here’s The Recipe For A Culinary Masterpiece From The Costa Brava!
Who’s Up For A Food Adventure? These Guys Are! This plate of colorful Langoustines are waiting for me to turn them into an amazing Spanish Paella – and it reminded me that I had some work to do in order… Read More ›
Time For Some Chowder! I love fish. And I love soup. So, when my wife gave me a bottle of delicious Sherry Pepper sauce, I found just the right way to use it! Bravo To Outerbridge’s Bermuda Fish Chowder Recipe!… Read More ›
Check Out These “Skyscraper Salad Towers”! “What The Friday” Has The Super-Sized Story Of A Social Media Fad!
Who Wants A Salad? OK, that’s funny…many friends send me pictures like this – but everyone needs to know that I do, indeed, eat salads! So while a “Mega-Burger” is always entertaining to me – I also enjoy a good… Read More ›
Who’s Hungry? I love Ramen! So when I saw this, I knew it would make me hungry! Time to head to Japan for a fiery treat! Kyoto Guidebooks will tell you to visit the city’s historic temples and beautiful shrines,… Read More ›
Stanley Tucci TV Is Here! My wife Alex had Stanley Tucci on her talk show, and they sent a sneak peek of one of the episodes of his new travel series fo rCNN, and let me tell you – it’s… Read More ›