Today is the day the NBA gathers all its biggest and most accomplished stars for their annual All-Star game, a chance for fans of the sport across the world to enjoy the wonders and excitement that basketball brings, so it’s only fitting that it would coincide with the birthday of the greatest entertainer and player the NBA ever saw, Michael Jordan. Read More »
When it comes to finding fast, delicious food perfect for almost any occasion (probably not ideal for weddings), pizza always comes to mind. It’s in my top 5 fast food hall of fame and when made correctly, it’s hard to argue against ordering it to fight the eternal enemy we call hunger.
I’m a pizza fanatic, but only of the kinds that Al Bundy or Homer Simpson would enjoy. No pineapples, spinach, lettuce or whatever other atrocities places like CPK and hipster bars can come up with. I’m talking about the basics, pepperoni, cheese, bacon, sausage, ham, etc.
The best pizza is greasy, relatively inexpensive, heavy on toppings and doesn’t have cardboard crust. In the past 10 days I’ve enjoyed a pizza (or 5) and decided to share some of the photos. Read More »
I figured there was no better time to legitimately say something like that than your birthday. (Do you know of any other more obvious reminder of celebrating the mere fact that you’re still alive?) Plus, I hadn’t posted since November 2011. That was almost 9 months ago, so it’s actually kinda necessary.
Now that that’s out of the way though, I want to talk about one of the things that I love most in life – food. I took an all-expenses paid (birthday) visit to the kind of place junk food addicts like me love; the Dog Haus in Pasadena, California. (Hat tip to my brother-in-law, sister & fam).
One of the best things about living in Los Angeles is that we’re usually blessed with great weather all year long. Sure, the summers get a bit on the hot side, but our version of “cold winters” would be laughable to most people anywhere else in the U.S. and we spend most of each year in a state of perfect temperatures.
The excellent weather gives us an almost year-round ability to have relaxing barbecues, including in late October. Read More »