National Pepperoni Pizza Day – my favorite

Today is National Pepperoni Pizza Day and growing up in Cincinnati this means a LaRosa's Pepperoni Pizza.  Luckily this is actually available in New York City once each month at Edward's restaurant at 136 W. Broadway.  They also offer Skyline Chili, Montgomery Inn Ribs and Graeter's Ice Cream.  It happens on the last Monday of … Continue reading National Pepperoni Pizza Day – my favorite

National Bowtie Day – Fashion Accessory from Tuxedos to Poodle Skirts

I am thrilled to announce my new gig!  A major national fashion magazine has hired me to write about men's fashion trends in my blog!  I guess that is because I am such a fashionable guy!  They have provided me their first topic and I will today address National Bowtie Day.  Historically bowties evolved from … Continue reading National Bowtie Day – Fashion Accessory from Tuxedos to Poodle Skirts

NYC Restaurant Week Review – Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant

Posting this on a bittersweet day for Chazz.  His show "A Bronx Tale" is closing today after a very healthy run and where he recently stepped in to play the role that he turned from staged monologue to a movie to a Broadway Musical.  Way to go Chazz.  We saw the show early in the … Continue reading NYC Restaurant Week Review – Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant

NYC Restaurant Week Review – Leopard at des Artistes

As you may know NYC Restaurant Week is underway.  You may not know that the "Week" is 26 days long.  You can still enjoy.  Most restaurants in the program offering one menu for the entire program and throw the really good stuff into a a category that requires additional cost to the $26 lunch and … Continue reading NYC Restaurant Week Review – Leopard at des Artistes

National Chili Dog Day – or as I know it – Pass Me Another Cheese Coney

Today is National Chili Dog Day, or if you are from Cincinnati - National Cheese Coney Day.  Take a humble hot dog on a bun, add mustard, Cincinnati Chili, onions (optional) and mound it high with finely shredded mild cheddar cheese. Recently at the One Mile House Bar on Delancey Street here in New York … Continue reading National Chili Dog Day – or as I know it – Pass Me Another Cheese Coney