Not So Thai

Spicy Beef Salad

This quest for food started when I was looking for good sushi in the area.  No offense, but Im not willing to get my sushi at Walgreens.  Side note, if you don’t have the app “Around Me” for your iPhone, I would highly recommend it.  Anyway, I found a sushi place, which I will write about…

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I’m a bad Italian..

Stella Barra Entrance

What kind of Italian walks into a pizza place and orders salad?? Yeah, I did. But I have been trying to get into shape by hitting the gym every morning and changing my diet. So there it is. I know I shouldn’t feel bad, but I feel like I have let my people down… Now…

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Taste of Italy 2014

Ospitalia Italiana

Things happen too quickly sometimes. Just like the first time I went to the Taste of Italy, you look forward to something for a while, and then its gone in a blink of an eye. That’s what the Taste of Italy was for me this year. Even though I spent about 3 hours at the…

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Medium Kicked My Ass


I like spicy food, add some garlic, give me a little kick. Not so spicy where a death waiver needed to be signed, like the time I was working on Man V Food as a PA and was watching Adam Richman eat ghost pepper wings. His tear actually burned. That’s not the spicy Im talking…

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An East Coast Jewish Deli on the West Coast

OG Pastrami Sandwich CU @ Wexler's Deli

In a mass market with a slew of ethnic fare, Wexler’s Deli takes classic straight forward Jewish sandwiches straight from New York, and gives them the LA treatment with newer hipster names such as the “Ocean Avenue” or “L.A. Bird,” and accompanied by new age sodas. Growing up NJ, I have had my share of…

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