Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Rugby Grille in Birmingham, Michigan

Sometimes in the parlance of my old neighborhood, I am a mooch.  Well who wouldn’t if they had a chance to have dinner at the Rugby Grille at the Townsend Hotel and then spend the evening there.  There have been … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

We were invited out for a Memorial Day/Birthday Party at one of my Sister-in-Laws home for the occasion.   My Bride in the role that she revels in handled the logistics of the party.  That is, she coordinated who was bringing … Continue reading

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A Lunch for Bloggers

I am happy to say, that through my writings I have met in cyber space some other Bloggers that write about wine.  One of these writers, Oliver who writes The Winegetter, which is a play on words of the pronunciation … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

Mother-in-Law jokes seemed to have been around as long as I can remember.  I know that I am extremely fortunate that I have no qualms about mine, so I can not relate to the sentiments of the jokes that have … Continue reading

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A Sad Day for a Cellar

When my Bride had returned from her last trip to Louisville, one of the empty bottles, she brought back from her trip was a Cain Five 2001.  When I asked her about this particular bottle, she informed me that it … Continue reading

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Boodles Restaurant Revisited

This has been a favorite restaurant of my Bride and me for years, and they tout themselves as “Where East Meets West.”  This cinder block façade building, while bland on the exterior has a great interior, but even better than … Continue reading

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Grill 55 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada

A very good friend of mine met me in Dearborn, and we drove together to Windsor, Ontario, Canada for our dinner meeting.  Since we both joined about a month or two apart back in the Eighties, we have attended a … Continue reading

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