Monthly Archives: December 2009

recipe: porcini risotto e manzo balsamico

Most New Years I support some type of open door policy for getting together with friends and family. I’ve been known, on occasion to be a bit more romantic and do the dinner alone, but since I am single this … Continue reading

Posted in recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

back to the movies: Up in the Air

Believe it or not, I made it to the movies again this year. Three times in one year to actual pop-culture movies has got to be some sort of record for me. For as much as I talk about wanting … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

oh nine was fine for a good listening time

Another year, another list. Depending on who you ask, this is the end of the first decade of the new millennium, though, that argument is probably for another post, regardless of if it’s the last or the penultimate, it was … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

quip: mastering your mood

A friend posed the question recently, ‘what would be on the soundtrack to your perfect night?’ Of course, I knew full well she was referring to music, but i couldn’t help myself in quickly coming back with this thoughtful reply: … Continue reading

Posted in humor, Quick Quip | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

advancement at a price

It seems like sometimes we forget what is important in life. We get so wrapped up in ourselves we lose sight of what could be the bigger picture to us. We become so entrenched in fixing one problem we forget … Continue reading

Posted in Opinion, personal musings | Leave a comment

quip: holiday madness

It is the holiday season in New York City and the tourists are out in full force. Each passing day bringing us closer to the New Year sees and even greater surge in tourism to this mecca of excess. True, … Continue reading

Posted in humor, Opinion, Quick Quip | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

mixtape: a winter holiday kiss to the cranium

Rather than doing a mix of cheesy Holiday classics I cannot stand and no one needs to be reminded of their existence, I thought it nice to reflect on some more classic songs that inspire me this time of year … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, mixtape | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment