The Great Cheesesteak Smackdown - Pat's vs. Geno's

Growing up in the Tri-State Region area I certainly knew what a cheesesteak was. My mother was probably the first to serve me one and in my older years I made more than a few of my own with, dare I say, Steak-umms. The thoughts of those years make me cringe at present day as […]

Bonita Springs, Florida, March 2010

Perhaps not the first place you would think of for enjoying Spring Break, at least for a college youth looking for specific entertainment, but if you find yourself in a different demographic, here are just a couple of tips on tours to take and things to do in the area.

I never thought more about […]

The Netherlands, March 2010

Traveling on business with some pleasure mixed in offered a chance to take in some of the offerings of the Netherlands that I have either never seen or have not been back to in many years. Here are a few of the notable items from the trip…


Take a canal tour. I guess if […]

New Year’s in Portsmouth, Rhode Island

I am writing this as snow is starting to fall, keeping warm with the family inside. Of all places Portsmouth may seem like an odd place to be to start the new year, at least for us. We have no family, nor friends in the area, and the only connection of coincidence was going […]