Month: December 2010

Happy New Year!

As I look back upon 2010, and prepare to ring in 2011, I cannot help but think what a wild and crazy year it has been.  The stagnant economy, the lack of jobs, the rise and fall and rise and…

Happy Ram-Han-Kwanzmas?

Happy Ram-Han-Kwanzmas!  There, did I forget anyone?  We all good?  Now, isn’t this silly?  It seems like every year some group or another wants to get in on the act by demanding to be added to the celebration, or worse,…

Rosemary and Sesame Chicken Wings

My thanks to dear friends and dining companions, Mr. Rick and Ms. Denise, for coming up with this great recipe.  We enjoy them while we watch football, and they are absolutely fantastic! I really love this recipe because it is…

Restaurant Recap 2010

I thought it might be interesting to give out a few awards this year, for places I have visited for review.  Next year I plan to visit a totally new selection of venues, including Capital Grille, JC’S Fireside Bistro (old…

Our guardian angels

Our guardian angels By Albert Paschall Ever wondered what hell smells like?  You know Hades, the Nether World or the home of Beelzebub? It happened several years ago on a cold December night when from the view of my warm…

My Dear Friend Dino

My Dear Friend, Dino My first recollection of Dino Pronchick would have to have been from art class at the Upper Merion Junior High School (ok, the Upper Merion Area Middle School, sheesh!), which would make it 1966.  Back before…