How great is it that the Discovery Science Center let your children mess up their kitchen and not yours while putting together one of the season’s favorite treats?Read more
The Beach Street life is a little different than living anywhere else. It is a more relaxed way to live and usually a little healthier. Living the beach life doesn’t mean you can’t take it up a notch or two once in a while, it just means you get to do it with less stress and a little more fun.
The good news is Jack Skellington is the host of the haunted mansion, you can see him all the way through the Christmas season. If you are Tim Burton fan, this is a must-see attraction.Read more
As long as I can remember, I have been a fan of the McDonalds Egg McMuffin and a Coke for breakfast. As I got older the Coke traded for a Diet Coke, but not much else has changed. To be honest a big reason I was such a McDonald’s fan was the filtration they used for the soda fountain. No matter where I was in the world, Balboa Blvd in Los Angeles or in Thailand, the soda tasted the same. I can’t say that about many other chain restaurants.
The other SoCal favorite of mine is In-n-Out. Everything is fresh and good even though I have been eating at In-N-Out for over 35 years, I still like the food. Since In-n-Out doesn’t serve breakfast and I needed something new, I decided to give Subway a try. Subway just switched to a new soda machine with better filtered water so the soda tasted like it should.
I had seen the ad for breakfast at subway a week or so ago when I was going to get my mail. This morning I decided to give it a try and take a chance on something new.
Breakfast at Subway isn’t quite what you would expect. The ad shows the normal English muffin sandwich and a flat bread sandwich, nothing to make anyone get out of bed early. When I got there it was a whole different story. The entire board of cheese and veggie options was out and ready for breakfast.
I decided to go healthy, with an english muffin topped with egg whites and black forest ham. I continued with pepper jack cheese, and tomatoes with a little pepper on top. This was a good looking breakfast sandwich. Looking over at my creation, I couldn’t help but think that Subway had nailed it with breakfast.
After I filled my soda with my normal Diet Coke and a Splash of Barq’s, I eagerly opened the wrapper and started to eat. There it was, an English muffin made my way, not Ronald’s way.Read more
California is the place for great cars, and the Gran Prix of Long Beach was clearly a place to launch some great car news and see some great racing. The Gran Prix of Long Beach has had a storied and politically troubled history. Still off the F-1 hey day, the GP is picking up energy again and was a spectacle enjoyed by everyone in typical SoCal style.Read more
I’ll be hanging out with my friends from TruSpeed racing this year. TruSpeed is going to be running three Porsche GT series race cars. Find me and I’ll give you a free temporary tattoos.Read more
I like to add small organic blueberries and crushed frozen rasberries to mine. For my wife and nephew I also drizzle a line of hershey’s syrup to add some chocolate flavor.Read more
After years of trial and error, I finally got a recipe that I think is worth sharing. Like the Oat and Nut pancakes at IHOP, this may take a little getting used to if you aren’t used to eating whole grains. I call them Settlers Pancakes since there are no processed or bleached grains and I figure it must be closer to the breads the first settlers had with watermill stone ground grains.Read more
Cost Cutting is on every business owners mind. Technology is helping to reduce communications costs greatly. It has been said that an in person meetingRead more
Think about this, if you are watching TV and someone is running the dishwasher, the sound has to be turned up so you can hear people talk right? In fact in order to hear the quietest sounds, the volume has to get very high, or you miss out.Read more
For the first few days I thought I was waking up with a hangover. I was dried out, tired and had a miserable headache. By day three I had a slight bloody noseRead more