Detroit Food Scene Getting the Attention It Deserves!

November 30, 2010 by  
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Great to be getting attention for all the cool stuff happening in Detroit these days…Proof that Detroit’s ingenuity can serve as a road map for other cities.

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Too Busy, part 3.

November 23, 2010 by  
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So, I started writing this blog post 21 days ago – I guess I’ve been too busy again. This is the final post in the “Too Busy” series. (I might just do a prequel ala CS. Lewis, though.) One of the primary things I’ve added to my life since a month ago…

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Mike’s Deli Closes in Downtown Flint

November 23, 2010 by  
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I heard the news this morning that Mike’s Deli on Saginaw Street has closed its doors. Mike’s has been a fixture on Saginaw Street for the last seven years, serving good affordable food to their downtown clientele, including the bourgeoning studen…

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The Toad and the Brothel

November 22, 2010 by  
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(a tale based almost entirely on actual events) Once upon a time, in a land far away, there lived a man with a warped sense of humor, a laptop computer, and way too much time on his hands. The hero of our story, Sir Writesalot, had to wake up at 5:0…

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Managing social media distractions at work

November 22, 2010 by  
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As an account executive and social media specialist at AGP, social media has become an integral aspect of my career. In between working on marketing communication plans and writing copy, I am tweeting and posting Facebook updates. Distractions are imminent. As soon as I log onto Facebook to do research, I come across a slew of [...]

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Top 10: TV Couples

November 22, 2010 by  
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So I’ve had a lot happen in the last week.  Well I guess not a lot, just the loss of my job, but that is a lot in my book.  But now that I have a lot of time on my hands, I thought I would get some posts put together for the off days when I’m…

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Staying in Touch

November 22, 2010 by  
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Spending time with my friends now that I have my son is a hard thing to do, and from what I hear, a very common problem with new moms. This is even more difficult because the majority of my friends in this area don’t have children. Right now, the internet is  my best friend with [...]

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Papaya-Avocado Salsa with Quesadilla Triangles

November 19, 2010 by  
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Ingredients 1 papaya, peeled, seeded, and cubed 1 avocado, peeled, pitted, and diced 1 red onion, diced 1/2 red bell pepper, seeded, deribbed, and diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Juice of 2 limes Salt and freshly ground pepper 8 flour tortillas 1 1/2 cups (6 ounces) grated Asiago cheese Preparation Combine [...]

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Eating Chicago

November 18, 2010 by  
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I’ve been away on business for most of the last two weeks, but don’t feel bad for me because I drew the lucky straw. I spent time in two of the most culturally and culinarily happening cities in the country: Chicago and New Orleans. As our fair c…

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Lohan Family Suing Glee?

November 18, 2010 by  
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I guess this could be classified as “Celebrity Moms!” Just thought it was too funny to pass up… since the Lohan family is going broke and they (unsuccessfully) sued eTrade for $100 million last year when one of the commercials characters name was Lindsay. Lindsay Lohan’s mom Dina and family are upset that “Glee” made [...]

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