Monthly Archives: June 2013

Coco Pazzo in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago has long held a steady hold on the Midwest as a place to go for a nice weekend.  Especially when one had to go there on a business trip, as I did several times a year for years.  It … Continue reading

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Excalibur in Las Vegas, Nevada

My Bride and I have been blessed with children and now we have grandchildren, which is a double blessing.  Two of our children live out in Las Vegas, Nevada.  This is not my first choice to reside, but it is … Continue reading

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Ceramic Wine Bottles

A friend of mine’s son is the Cub Scouts and they recently had a big fund raiser for the pack.  He found three ceramic wine bottles, that still were sealed and he thought of me.  I went and picked them … Continue reading

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“Super Moon”

“When the moon hits your eye. Like a big pizza pie. That’s amore. When the world seems to shine. Like you’ve had too much wine. That’s amore.” If one has spent any time on site Facebook in the last couple … Continue reading

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An Affordable Date Night When I Was a Student

In my early years, the place to be was Downtown Detroit as it was bustling and still a place to be.  There were plenty of locations that were out of my price, unless it was a special occasion.  One of … Continue reading

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A Quiet Father’s Day

We try not to go out on holidays, as there are usually too many people, and I feel that the service and the food service can suffer from the crowds that think they have to go out.  We enjoyed a … Continue reading

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Sinbad’s on the Detroit River

If one wants to mention an institution in Detroit, Sinbad’s Restaurant and Marina would have to be on a short list.  Since 1949 people have been driving or boating over to Sinbad’s for a bite and a drink or two.  … Continue reading

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