2008 Francis Ford Coppola Director’s Chardonnay

It’s been awhile since I did a wine post, and since I don’t have a tremendous amount of time to write tonight, I think the perfect opportunity to do so has presented itself. This week I ventured to the local liquor store to find a rich, bold Chardonnay to pair with the chicken alfredo I … Continue reading

My 10 Favorite Albums of the Last 10 Years — #10

Ten years ago, I was eleven years old and had no idea who or what I liked yet in the various categories that fill this blog. I would have scoffed at movies like The Artist and spat out even the most deliciously expensive Champagne. Hell, I hadn’t even heard of a little band called Brand … Continue reading

Real Fantasy

It’s officially Spring Break at Kansas State University, but because of my lack of funds and work schedule, I’m stuck in Manhattan (not the New York one) instead of sitting on the beach drinking Corona and getting my tan on. That wouldn’t be so depressing if the weather in Kansas hadn’t decided it was going … Continue reading

Nara Japanese Robata (Kansas City)

Boy, it’s been a busy week, as evidenced by my lack of recent posts. However, with that busyness comes a few good stories to tell, including several from my recent foray into the Midwestern metal jungle of Kansas City. I’ll start by saying that Kansas City is a vastly underrated metro area. Although it doesn’t … Continue reading