Monthly Archives: May 2014

I Love Marilyn

Everyone knows “I Love Lucy” and if you are from that era, there was a blonde that created even more love, it was Marilyn Monroe. She had an earthy yet vulnerable appeal to men, and she probably still does, at … Continue reading

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Two Wine Stories to Protect the Innocent

Periodically I write about my dinner club and the different venues that we visit. The usual routine is that three members host the evening including the bar tab, and then they dine on other member’s dimes for the rest of … Continue reading

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A Mexican Restaurant

I come from Southwest Detroit, so I did have a chance to enjoy some Mexican dinners in my life, though back in my day, the area for the Mexican restaurants was a more finite area. Now in my old neighborhood … Continue reading

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A Charity Event in Detroit

Periodically I attend charity events that I write about, only if there is wine involved in the evening. Recently I went to a black tie optional event, unfortunately without my Bride, as she always makes any affair even more special. … Continue reading

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“You Are Getting Sleepy…Sleepy”

If you are of my generation that grew up watching black and white “B” movies on television when there was only six channels, then you remember hearing the above statement when there was a hypnotic experiment occurring whether for nefarious … Continue reading

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The New Bulk Wines

I have always been a champion for the independent merchant, the local butcher, the local fish monger, even the local clothier, which I have many years of experience to back up that belief. I had a short attempt in the … Continue reading

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A Garden Wedding

I remember that we were driving and it seemed forever to get to a wedding site out near Holly, Michigan. It was a very pastoral area, and I thought for sure that we had made a wrong turn and we … Continue reading

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